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By: Marissa Salvesen on September 12th, 2013

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United Methodist Homes Wins Award in 2013 National Mature Media Awards Program!

mature media awards 2013United Methodist Homes was a winner in the 22nd annual National Mature Media Awards Program. The program, presented by the Mature Market Resources Center, a national clearinghouse for the senior market, recognizes the nation’s finest marketing, communications, educational materials, and programs designed and produced for older adults.

The Journey of Aging, an e-book created by United Methodist Homes for seniors, caregivers, and families, received a Merit Award in the category for Web Resources and Tools. Nearly 1,000 entries were judged by a distinguished panel of mature market experts from across the United States for overall excellence in design, content, creativity and relevance to the senior market.

United Methodist Homes (UMH) provides assisted and independent living housing and healthcare options in several locations in Connecticut and one in Tennessee. Among them are Wesley Village (Shelton, CT), Middlewoods of Farmington (Farmington, CT), Middlewoods of Newington (Newington, CT), and Foxbridge (Memphis, Tennessee). UMH is proud to provide the very best in relationship- centered care for seniors.

About Marissa Salvesen

My journey into the world of senior living began when I started working for United Methodist Homes in 2010. Starting as an Activities Director at one of our-winning assisted and independent living communities and then transitioning to Marketing and Promotions Manager for UMH, I now work as the Manager of Mission Development, fostering the Mission and Values of our organization. I love sharing stories about the many ways we build meaningful relationships and enrich the lives of those we serve, and am proud to be part of building UMH’s 140-year legacy of caring. Wondering what makes our communities such special places to live and work? Connect with me and find out!

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