At Whitney Center, seniors and their families discover that excellence is more than a standard – it’s a way of life. The elegantly designed Life Care community in Hamden, Connecticut, offers residents a lifestyle as unprecedented as their own unique stories, complete with an environment that honors sophisticated desires for abundant senior living.
Just ask Michael Rambarose, President and CEO at Whitney Center. Having served two terms in the US Navy and over 13 years in the senior health care industry, Mr. Rambarose is uniquely equipped to lead the community and continue its legacy of excellence.
“Whitney Center stands at the forefront of today’s most desirable senior living lifestyles,” says Rambarose. “As a Life Care community, we offer seniors the confidence in a lifestyle of longevity, with promises of support and security for the future. But more than this, seniors experience the heart of Whitney Center’s mission for excellence in every aspect of our lifestyles and services. It’s our commitment to continue growing, improving and offering our residents the best quality of senior living possible that makes Whitney Center a pinnacle in the industry.”
A Mission of Excellence
Whitney Center’s mission of Excellence in Senior Living is grounded in the principle that all older adults, regardless of physical or cognitive limitations, have the right to engage in life and seek fulfillment. Ideals of self-determination, lifelong learning and continual growth are unbounded by age and embraced by a person-centered philosophy.
There is no expiration for fulfillment and engagement in life. Whitney Center’s approach to excellence feeds on this fact. No matter what inevitable changes occur as we age, the desire for purpose and passion remain. With this in mind, Whitney Center designs a lifestyle to make the greatest endeavors for fulfillment possible – whatever they may be for each individual. Combining culture, community and confidence, Whitney Center provides meaning in the midst of a vibrant senior living lifestyle.
Values for Excellent Senior Living
Throughout Whitney Center’s continuum of senior services and lifestyle options, their values lead the way to excellence. As guiding principles, these qualities constitute the promises Whitney Center makes to everyone they serve:
Whitney Center not only provides an unprecedented culture of community and belonging within its campus, but it also develops collaborative relationships with neighbors across the Hamden area. Through partnerships and professional connections, Whitney Center provides leadership in the senior living industry.
Whitney Center believes everyone is worthy of the utmost respect for their voice, individuality and personal accomplishments, from grand achievements to small, daily victories. Individuality, empathy and authenticity are guiding principles.
Whitney Center believes in the continuous pursuit of excellence in delivering the highest quality services possible. Even when high standards are achieved, there are always more ways to grow and serve the best interests of the community.
Whitney Center has the responsibility to protect the good name of their community and advocate for the rights of seniors. Here, seniors and their families can confidently voice their concerns and opinions, and express their autonomy over their own lifestyle. Whitney Center supports each individual within the community and works continuously to enhance its service standards.
Whitney Center believes everyone has a significant role in the ongoing success of the community. From those in positions of leadership to caregivers and maintenance staff, to residents themselves and their families and loved ones, everyone plays a part in creating the senior living environment at Whitney Center. Only with this perspective can the community exceed its potential for fulfillment and excellence.
Care for Life
“At Whitney Center, we act through our values and our mission to deliver excellence for the seniors we serve,” shares Rambarose. “We make a promise for life – from those who enter our community during the prime of their golden years to those in need of daily support – to care for the most significant needs our residents have to fulfilling, engaging lifestyles. We care for each resident’s personal goals and commitments, their individual pursuits and desires. And, when the time comes, we care for the minds and bodies living with the conditions of aging. Whatever matters to the daily fulfillment of our residents matters to us.”
Residents who choose Whitney Center make the choice of confidence in their present and future satisfaction and security. Thriving on growth and purpose, those at Whitney Center take steps every day toward the lifestyle they can only define as excellent.
If you would like to know more about Whitney Center and the services they provide, call the community today to learn about their comprehensive lifestyle options.
Discover Excellence in Senior Living.
At Whitney Center, you’ll find a distinguished senior living community where residents do what they love. Located in Hamden, Connecticut, Whitney Center combines all the cultural, educational and historical charms of the Greater New Haven area with the intricate details of daily life for active seniors. Whitney Center is a Life Care community, offering not just an unparalleled independent living lifestyle, but a full continuum of care services as well, including assisted living, rehabilitation, skilled nursing care and memory care. Whitney Center even offers a home-based long-term care program, Thrive at Home, which connects seniors to the services they need to live well in their own home.
Choice. Freedom. Opportunity.
We believe that remaining engaged and striving for excellence builds a more meaningful life. That’s why residents experience a host of services and amenities, events and cultural opportunities and wellness programs designed to foster endless growth and personalized living. Backed by our first-rate hospitality and philosophy of continuous improvement, our residents are free to travel, learn, volunteer, set new goals and create the life they want to live.
Come Here to Thrive.
At Whitney Center, residents live in the midst of cultural arts and education and dignified connections to the greater community. Seniors thrive in pursuit of what brings them joy, with unlimited opportunities to create and contribute. And, with the confidence in quality care services available on site if health needs ever change, Whitney Center makes it possible for seniors to continue enjoying the freedom to embrace life at its fullest.