At Raintree Terrace in Knoxville, Tennessee, we know that each resident is a unique individual--they have unique dreams, passions, and memories. As a part of the Blue Harbor mission, Raintree Terrace Senior Living seeks to create memorable WOW! Moments for each and every resident. Whether a resident has always wanted to see an opera or is nostalgic for their days of being a teacher, our staff finds a way to help our residents fulfill their lifelong dreams and relive their best moments. Read on to learn about our residents' most recent WOW! Moments here at Raintree Terrace!
Raintree Terrace resident, Shirley, has been a positive force to be reckoned with. Her smile is contagious and her laugh just as infectious. As a lover of animals, Shirley befriended the pets at Raintree Terrace and those of any visiting guests. When Shirley moved into rehabilitation care, she expressed that Lacey, a resident’s dog, may forget about her [...]
Raintree Terrace resident, Ivan, has always loved German music. A few members of the staff decided to take Ivan and a few other residents to the Gatlinburg Oktoberfest at the Ober Ski Resort. The event showcased entertainment, games, and authentic German cuisine. Ivan had a truly wonderful time listening to music and eating the delivious bratwurst [...]
One of our senior care staff members has a granddaughter, Reagan, who was named Student of the Month at her school. To celebrate, she was able to invite anyone to lunch for a day. Reagan not only wanted her grandmother to come, but she also wanted her to bring Nancy, a senior resident here at Raintree Terrace. “Miss Nancy,” as Reagan calls her, is like another grandmother to Reagan. Miss Nancy thought she was just going on a bus ride. Little did she know she would be going back to Kindergarten! [...]
This WOW! Moment was 40 years in the making, and we were honored to be able to bestow the third highest military decoration on one of our own Raintree Terrace Memory Care residents. Retired Lt. Col. Eric Oglesby finally received his long awaited Silver Star Medal for his courage and valor in the Vietnam War. Eric was supposed to get the Silver Star, but it never arrived. The missing medal remained in the back of her mind until [...]
We had some very special furry friends come visit us at Raintree Terrace Senior Living! The organization, Minis in Motion, brought a miniature horse and donkey to say hello to our residents and provide some love and cuddles to everyone in our senior living community. For many of our senior residents at Raintree Terrace, the experience of seeing and touching these miniature creatures was one of a kind. We love animal therapy sessions like this [...]
Whether your senior loved one needs a little help with day-to-day tasks, is looking for short-term care, or is struggling with a memory disorder, we offer a senior lifestyle option to fit any need. Learn more about our assisted living, memory care, and respite care programs here at Raintree Terrace Senior Living.