Willamette View News

At local senior community, dining makeover brings ‘foodie’ culture in-house

Good food and abundant choices are baked into the Willamette View culture, especially at Riverview, a restaurant-style dining venue. It is the lively heart of this senior living community just south of downtown Portland. At Riverview, you can connect with friends and meet new…

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Willamette View turns to the ‘Blue Zone Project’ to promote employee wellness

David Kohnstamm, director of wellness for Willamette View, explains that the community has become part of the Blue Zone Project, a movement that stems from an article that appeared in National Geographic about the five areas of the world where people have the longest lifespans –…

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Willamette View and its residents share spirit of service

Donna Krasnow has volunteered since the age of six, a trait she inherited from her mother. When she moved to Willamette View, a continuing care retirement community, three years ago, she found new outlets for serving others, as well as a community who shares her love of giving back. …

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Residents enjoy benefits of moving in ‘young’ and staying that way at Willamette View

After living in the same Portland home for nearly 40 years, Ric and Barbara Russell were the old-timers on their block. They were also tired of all of the maintenance - whether it was worrying about needing a new roof or a fence, or just mowing the lawn and trimming the hedges. After…

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Willamette View emphasizes wellness for residents and employees alike

Last fall, the nonprofit Willamette View senior living community that is also becoming known as a "Life Plan Community" received one of the Portland Business Journal's prestigious Healthiest Employers of Oregon awards. And with good reason. There's an on-site primary care…

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Willamette View residents living with purpose during life’s third (and most exciting) phase

The people at Willamette View senior living community can hardly be accused of heading out to pasture in their retirement years. Contrary to the popular notion that seniors sit around lounging, Willamette View's residents are living with purpose during this third – and…

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