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The Best Retirement Value in Fairfield

The Watermark at 3030 Park is a Continuing Care Retirement Community located on a lush 14-acre campus in Fairfield County with something for every taste and need. In addition to Independent Living offered at Town Center, a new state-of-the-art Health Center features private Assisted Living, Memory Care and Skilled Nursing suites – all designed with the human spirit in mind. At 2 North customized in-home care from certified and licensed nursing professionals is available to residents on an á la carte basis. Six Craftsman-style cottages that each features over 2,000 square feet of luxurious elegance with the finest in finish from the floors to the vaulted ceilings.

The new Club includes Vitality Fitness Center, with a state-of-the-art gym and indoor pool; Renew Wellness Center, where friendly experts make recommendations across the entire wellness spectrum; Indulge – A Spa and Salon featuring a full menu of spa services; and the eco-friendly Gallery Café, where Watermark residents gather with friends, enjoy the newspaper or surfing the Internet with a gourmet coffee and a scone.

Gorgeous surroundings, vitality and volunteerism all contribute to the accolades received by Fairfield County. Spend a leisurely day visiting museums and art galleries or take in an evening with the Bridgeport Symphony. Stroll around Seaside Park, St. Mary’s by the Sea, or visit the zoo. Enjoy close proximity to Bridgeport Hospital, affiliated with Yale University School of Medicine, and St. Vincent’s Medical Center.

Resident Voices

Resident Jean Richardson is Enjoying her Worry-Free Lifestyle at The Watermark

A GOOD IDEA THEN AND NOW Sometimes it takes a family member’s perspective to help us see our best options. “[Our daughter] thought it was a good idea for us, the two of us, to move to a place like this where everything was provided. I loved that idea, no cooking, not that I did […]

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Resident Linda Cohen-Calger Moved to The Watermark to Trade Chores for Friendships and Chef-Prepared Meals

THERE’S NO TIME LIKE THE PRESENT The sooner you make the move to a carefree lifestyle, the more years you’ll have to enjoy it. “I think if I had not been ill we would’ve done this probably two or three years sooner.” – Linda Cohen-Calger, resident of The Watermark at 3030 Park MEET LINDA COHEN-CALGER […]

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Resident Gail Rutkin moved to The Watermark and discovered a life she loves, surrounded by friends.

LIFE’S BETTER WITH FRIENDS Whenever one door closes, another opens. By opening your mind to the possibilities, you can choose a destiny you’ll love. “I’ve made a lot of friends, a lot of friends which I didn’t have before.” – Gail Rutkin, resident of The Watermark at 3030 Park MEET GAIL RUTKIN, WHO DEDICATED THE […]

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Life at The Watermark

Trimming the Tree

Residents of our health center single handedly decorated all three of the Christmas trees in The Gardens, The Inn and The Springs lounges. Stop by and take a look, they came out beautiful!

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Caroling with Girl Scouts

Residents of our health center received a great treat from the Girl Scouts from Stratfield. The girls brought their best singing voices to carol with our residents, and handed out Christmas ornaments to hang from our trees. It was a great way to end a Friday!

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Tree Trimming Get Together

The residents at The Watermark at 3030 Park really stepped up to the plate when we started to decorate the trees in the main lobby for the holiday season. They were really interested in putting the bulbs on the tree and some were very meticulous! While the music was playing, the residents were singing. It was such […]

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Out and About

A Special Day for a Special Resident!

Ed Faulkner was recently inducted to the Connecticut High School Coaches Association Hall of Fame. When the UConn Football team played Virginia at the Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Renschler Field, Ed and 9 other coaches where recognized at halftime. Ed had coached at Bassick High School in Bridgeport and Brien McMahon High School in Norwalk. He had a […]

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Extraordinary Outing – 911 Memorial Museum

Residents of our Town Center went out bright and early yesterday morning to visit the National September 11 Memorial, a tribute of remembrance and honor to the nearly 3,00 people killed in the terror attacks on September 11, 2001 at the World Trade Center site, near Shanksville, PA, and at the Pentagon as well as […]

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Metropolitan Museum of Art Outing in NYC

Residents of Town Center enjoyed a beautiful cool but sunny day in NYC to visit The Met. Exhibitions included – Jerusalem 1000-1400 Every People Under Haven, Fragonard Drawing Triumphant, Valentin De Boulogne Beyond Caravaggio, Max Beckmann in New York as well as many other long running exhibitions. Upcoming museum outings include Yale University Art Gallery […]

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Dining

Bon Appétit with Thrive Dining™

Thrive Dining™ is a revolutionary dining program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges. Thrive Dining™ features Watermark Communities’ Chef recipes and high quality, freshly prepared gourmet menu items, transformed into incredibly tasty, nutritionally balanced, protein packed meals. Watermark Chefs start by using the Grind Dining “patent-pending” […]

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Thrive Dining™ Tasting A Success

A Thrive Dining™ demo was held by our chefs to show a variety of ways food can be prepared, and still remain nutritious. Thrive Dining™ is a revolutionary dining program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges. Thrive Dining™ features Watermark Communities’ Chef recipes and high […]

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Cooking Demonstration with Chef Michael

We had the pleasure of spending time with our Chef as he taught our residents easy ways to decorate Easter cookies. We also got to taste them! Life at the Watermark is quite great!

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On Aging

Bon Appétit with Thrive Dining™

Thrive Dining™ is a revolutionary dining program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges. Thrive Dining™ features Watermark Communities’ Chef recipes and high quality, freshly prepared gourmet menu items, transformed into incredibly tasty, nutritionally balanced, protein packed meals. Watermark Chefs start by using the Grind Dining “patent-pending” […]

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Veterans offer life lessons in service, featured in Healthy Aging.

We are thrilled to announce that we have received outstanding national coverage for our Veterans Life Lessons initiative in the Healthy Aging Magazine, published on November 11th, 2016. To read the original article, please click here. Celebrating Our Veterans Around the U.S. Watermark Retirement Communities Shares Vet Words of Wisdom From practical, lifesaving advice, “You […]

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Mandalas & Coffee

Adult Coloring is a great way to relax and move into a meditative state. Benefits of coloring include: * Improved Moods * Promoting Socialization and Reminiscing * Stress Relief * Improvement of Hand-Eye Coordination * Promotes Mindfulness * Providing a Sense of Accomplishment Mandala Coloring is available throughout The Watermark on various days in the […]

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Memory Care at The Gardens

Trimming the Tree

Residents of our health center single handedly decorated all three of the Christmas trees in The Gardens, The Inn and The Springs lounges. Stop by and take a look, they came out beautiful!

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Caroling with Girl Scouts

Residents of our health center received a great treat from the Girl Scouts from Stratfield. The girls brought their best singing voices to carol with our residents, and handed out Christmas ornaments to hang from our trees. It was a great way to end a Friday!

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Halloween Prepping and Special Guest Entertainer Moses!

This Friday, buildOn students visited our residents in the Health Center and helped out with a variety of programs. Some students helped with an exercise program in The Gardens. The rest helped the residents of The Springs make hidden message pumpkins to hand out for our Trick-or-Treating event on October 29th. For happy hour everyone […]

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Videos

Bon Appétit with Thrive Dining™

Thrive Dining™ is a revolutionary dining program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges. Thrive Dining™ features Watermark Communities’ Chef recipes and high quality, freshly prepared gourmet menu items, transformed into incredibly tasty, nutritionally balanced, protein packed meals. Watermark Chefs start by using the Grind Dining “patent-pending” […]

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We Do Memory Care Differently

Throughout its nearly 30 year history, Watermark has sought ways, large and small, to enhance the well-being of our residents and associates. Success is mostly measured in the strong and durable relationships between residents and associates that bring with them trust, comfort and more than a bit of warm fun. Particularly in our Memory Care […]

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Flower Garland Service Project

Today Central High School Students came and spent an active afternoon with our residents. The Students put together a project called the “Flower Garland Service Project”. This project is to benefit Nepal.

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Reviews

Facebook Review – Personalized Care, Love and Respect

I am at the Springs Rehab division. The personalized care, love and respect shown to each patient is amazing. Anything and everything to exceed the patients care mentally and physically is well calculated. I couldn’t imagine being anywhere else.

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Caring.com Review – The staff was helpful and welcoming during my father’s transition.

My father-in-law moved into The Watermark at 3030 Park. They made the move very easy. They’re very welcoming and the staff was helpful in the transition. The 1-bedroom apartment is spacious, very clean, sunny, cheerful, and well laid out, with a big bathroom. The dining room is cozy and small and not overwhelming, and they […]

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Caring.com – One of the best places I have visited.

Of all the places I’ve visited, The Watermark 3030 Park was probably the best of them. I took a tour, and they have beautiful apartments. It costs half the price of closer places. It has a program called University Program. They had a much more sophisticated program, which I require. It’s a good place to […]

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