Jackson Creek Senior Living to Donate and Take Part in the Festival of Trees

MONUMENTJackson Creek Senior Living announced it will donate and take part in the fifth annual Festival of Trees, taking place at the Meridian Ranch Recreation Center on Nov. 19-26. The annual holiday event benefits local charities and non-profits through the silent auction of donated decorated Christmas trees.

The theme for Jackson Creek’s donated tree is “Gnome for the Holidays.” Residents and team members will create yarn gnomes and other ornaments to decorate the artificial tree and all proceeds raised from Jackson Creek’s tree will be donated to the Alzheimer’s Association.

The public is invited to visit the Meridian Ranch Recreation Center, located at 10301 Angeles Road in Peyton, during normal recreation center hours to see all the donated trees on display and take part in the silent auction. Admission is free.

About Jackson Creek Senior Living
Located at 16601 Jackson Creek Parkway, Jackson Creek Senior Living is a Colorado-based retirement community offering independent living, assisted living and memory support services. The community is managed by WellAge Senior Living, a respected senior care management company.

Jackson Creek Senior Living Names Keli Childs Executive Director

MONUMENTJackson Creek Senior Living announces that Keli Childs has been named Executive Director. In this role, she will oversee Jackson Creek’s day-to-day operations, ensure quality resident care and well-being, and provide comprehensive leadership in staff development and engagement, goal setting, and long-term revenue growth.

“We are thrilled to have Keli join the team,” said Elizabeth Girling, Vice President of Operations for WellAge Senior Living. “Her outstanding attention to detail, commitment to resident and family satisfaction, and open communication style align perfectly with our organization’s mission and values.”

Childs is a Monument local who has worked in senior living since 2011. Her experience includes sales, acquisitions, executive management, and national operations. She holds a bachelor’s in theater arts with a minor in business and is a certified Administrator in Assisted Living.

About Jackson Creek Senior Living
Located at 16601 Jackson Creek Parkway, Jackson Creek Senior Living was designed to meet the growing need for senior housing and health care in northern El Paso County. It offers independent living, assisted living and memory support residences, with a focus on senior wellness and life enrichment. The community is managed by WellAge Senior Living, a respected senior care management company.

MONUMENTJackson Creek Senior Living announced it will partner with Tri-Lakes Cares to host a community food drive benefiting individuals and families in El Paso County from November 1-15.

For a list of currently needed items, visit https://tri-lakescares.org/donate/current-needs/.

The public is invited to bring donations of non-perishable food items to Jackson Creek Senior Living, located at 16601 Jackson Creek Parkway. Donations will be accepted daily between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. at a designated drop-off in the front lobby, which is located at the retirement community’s main entrance.

“We’re grateful to team up with Tri-Lakes Cares food pantry this Thanksgiving to help collect donations for those in our community struggling with food insecurity,” said Jackson Creek Senior Living Director of Sales & Marketing Laura Hale. “Thank you to all our residents, families and team members, as well as local community members, who plan to give this year.”

About Jackson Creek Senior Living
Located at 16601 Jackson Creek Parkway, Jackson Creek Senior Living is a Colorado-based retirement community offering independent living, assisted living and memory support services. The community is managed by WellAge Senior Living, a respected senior care management company.

MONUMENT – Jackson Creek Senior Living will host Kelli Holt and Tonya Dorman, local Medicare brokers from Think 65, to present “Don’t be a Victim of Medicare Scams” on Friday, Oct. 14 at 10:30 a.m. in the Columbine Room.

This event is free and open to the public, but an RSVP is requested. Visit https://jacksoncreekseniorliving.com/events/ to RSVP.

Based in Colorado Springs, Think 65 helps seniors and families understand the Medicare system and offers enrollment guidance. This educational program will focus on how to safeguard yourself or a loved one against Medicare scams and identify the common warning signs of Medicare fraud.

Jackson Creek is located at 16601 Jackson Creek Parkway. Refreshments will be served during the presentation followed by a question-and-answer session.

About Jackson Creek Senior Living
Located at 16601 Jackson Creek Parkway, Jackson Creek Senior Living is a Colorado-based retirement community offering independent living, assisted living and memory support services. The community is managed by WellAge Senior Living, a respected senior care management company.

MONUMENT Jackson Creek Senior Living today announced it will host a Fall Festival on Thursday, Oct. 27 from 2:30 to 4 p.m. in partnership with Journey Care Coordinating and Mountain Music Therapy Services.

Members of the public are invited to visit the Jackson Creek campus, located at 16601 Jackson Creek Parkway in Monument, to celebrate autumn’s arrival while enjoying apple-themed treats, live entertainment and guided community tours.

Sponsored by Assisted Living Locators of Colorado Springs, this event is free and open to the public, but an RSVP is requested.

Call 719-259-1331 or RSVP through our events page to attend.


About Jackson Creek Senior Living
Located at 16601 Jackson Creek Parkway, Jackson Creek Senior Living is a Colorado-based retirement community offering independent living, assisted living and memory support services. The community is managed by WellAge Senior Living, a respected senior care management company.

MONUMENT – Jackson Creek Senior Living today announced it will participate in Colorado Springs’ annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Saturday, Oct. 1 at 10 a.m. This year’s event will be held at Memorial Park at Prospect Lake, 280 S. Union Blvd., and funds raised will support research efforts to discover methods of treatment and prevention for Alzheimer’s and other dementias.

For more information about joining Jackson Creek’s team of walkers or to donate, please visit: act.alz.org.

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About Jackson Creek Senior Living
Located at 16601 Jackson Creek Parkway, Jackson Creek Senior Living is a Colorado-based retirement community offering independent living, assisted living and memory support services. The community is managed by WellAge Senior Living, a respected senior care management company.

MONUMENT — Jackson Creek Senior Living, located at 16601 Jackson Creek Parkway, announces it is offering a $500 discount* on rental rates during August, plus a chef-curated, private dining experience and wine pairing for new residents and up to five guests*.

For more information or to reserve your place at the table, call Laura Hale at 719-259-1331.

*Terms & conditions apply. Offer ends August 31, 2022.

Jackson Creek Senior Living Presents “Crepes and Cruisers” July 9

MONUMENT — Jackson Creek Senior Living welcomes the Tri-Lakes Cruisers Car Club on Saturday, July 9 from 10 a.m. to noon for a classic car show.

Guests of all ages are invited to rev up their engines and head over to Jackson Creek, located at 16601 Jackson Creek Parkway, where more than a dozen classic cars will be on-site for viewing. Enjoy homemade crepes and Chef Michael Longo’s signature almond punch along with live entertainment by musician Gus Meza.

This event is free and open to the public, but an RSVP is requested. Call 719-259-1331 or visit our website events page to secure your spot.

Note: Attendees are kindly asked to park on the north side of the community.

MONUMENT — Jackson Creek Senior Living will host its first-ever Bouquet of Homes on Wednesday, June 15 from 1-3 p.m., where guests will discover the latest in senior living design and learn more about our locally owned and managed retirement community.

Members of the public are invited to visit the Jackson Creek Senior Living campus, located at 16601 Jackson Creek Parkway, to enjoy guided community tours, view model apartments and visit with current residents.

At designated stops along the route, guests will receive a flower, small plate and drink, finishing the tour with a full bouquet and getting a “taste” of what Jackson Creek Senior Living has to offer.

This event is free, but space is limited. Call 719-259-1331 or RSVP online to secure your spot.

Jackson Creek Senior Living Announces Veteran’s Special

MONUMENT — Jackson Creek Senior Living, located at 16601 Jackson Creek Parkway, announces it is offering a 10% discount on rental rates for memory support and assisted living apartments during May. 

“We have a number of veterans who currently live in our community, and the Colorado Springs area is such a hub for retirees who have served our nation that we feel it is the right thing to do,” said Elizabeth Girling, Executive Director.

Jackson Creek Senior Living is managed by WellAge Senior Communities and the community includes three dining venues ranging from a bistro café to a table service restaurant; housekeeping and laundry services; wellness programs and social activities; nursing staff scheduled 24/7; medication management; fitness center and therapy space; onsite medical and professional clinics; a massage room; a theater/chapel space for community presentations and gatherings; a library, internet café and game room; an onsite general store; a complimentary dog wash; gardens, courtyards, walking paths and barbecue areas.

Jackson Creek Senior Living is also equipped with the latest technologies to keep residents connected, engaged and secure.

Just east of I-25 and a short drive from historic downtown Monument, Jackson Creek Senior Living is conveniently located near restaurants, major grocery stores, pharmacies, banks, medical services and retail shopping. The community sits across from the Tri-Lakes YMCA and is near some of the area’s top attractions, including Garden of the Gods, Manitou Springs, the Air Force Academy, Pikes Peak, Cheyenne Mountain State Park and the Palmer Lake Recreation Area.

For more information about Jackson Creek Senior Living, call 719-725-6060 or visit www.JacksonCreekSeniorLiving.com.

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