WW II veterans honored

Arbor Trace Health and Living in Richmond, Indiana honored the World War II veterans in the community on June 6th with a special luncheon. The veterans were hosted by the American Legion Riders at the VFW post 1108 in Richmond. This year is the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion. Seven of Arbor Trace’s residents were transported to the VFW... Read More

An Island Vacation in Richmond

Mother’s day was in full bloom at Arbor Trace Health and Living Community as 75 residents and family members received long stemmed carnations at a luncheon honoring the mothers in the community. The meal of chicken salad on croissants, salads and dessert was prepared by the dietary staff with the Activities Department serving. The luncheon was held in the Bistro... Read More

Holiday Events at Arbor Trace

More than 200 family members and residents filled the dining rooms of Arbor Trace to the brim at the recent Christmas Open-House. Residents, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren gathered together to celebrate. The kitchen staff of Arbor Trace provided a buffet dinner, and to make the dinner extra special the staff made all the candies and cookies from scratch. Christmas carols... Read More

Andrew Buzzard

CarDon & Associates is pleased to announce the hiring of Andrew Buzzard as the new Executive Director of Arbor Trace in Richmond, Indiana. Andrew comes to the CarDon family with over 10 years of experience in the administration and care of seniors. Andrew is a lifelong resident of Indiana. He has been married to his wife, Angie, for 8 years... Read More

CarDon Sponsors the Indianapolis Home Show

CarDon & Associates, along with Optum CarePlus, is pleased to announce they will be co-sponsors for Senior Day at the Indianapolis Home Show on Tuesday, January 28th, 2014. Through the efforts of CarDon & Associates and Optum CarePlus, seniors age 65 and older can purchase ½ price tickets at a cost of only $6.50 for January 28th. The home show hours on the... Read More

Meet Tammy Mervin LPN

Many people encounter challenges in life and hang their heads with fear or look for someone to bail them out. Not so with Tammy Mervin, who found herself at age 34 to be a divorced single mom with a 14-year-old daughter. At the time Tammy was a kitchen manager at Highland Heights Elementary School in Richmond, Indiana. “I had been... Read More

Would you like to ride in my beautiful balloon?

The night sky above Arbor Trace in Richmond, Indiana was lit up with the flame of a hot air balloon sailing softly overhead. The Midwest Balloon Company from Indianapolis brought one of their multicolored balloons on Tuesday, September 24th and gave rides to the residents. The balloon arrived about 4:30 and 50 residents along with family, friends and staff stood... Read More