Enjoying the Little Moments

This month we are highlighting our Pearland Cottage as part of AutumnGrove’s 10th anniversary celebration. I received an email from one resident’s son, Joe, about the funny moments his mother has with the staff at Pearland Cottage. Carolina has lived at the Pearland Cottage since the summer of 2014 and has quickly become friends with Read more

February 12, 2015 abigail Comments

Celebrating 10 Years of AutumnGrove Cottage at The Heights

2015 marks 10 years of AutumnGrove Cottage honoring our residents and those who love and care for them. AutumnGrove opened its doors to its first cottage (Copperfield) in September of 2005 and from that moment has flourished in caring for seniors with memory loss in 7 different areas of Greater Houston and 2 locations in Read more

February 9, 2015 abigail Comments

Singing and Dancing at Katy Cottage

Earlier this week our Katy Cottage residents had a special treat from a local singing and dancing group. One-A-Chord is a Christian singing and entertainment group that provides uplifting programs for residents of retirement, nursing and assisted living homes. The group began in 1995 and originally consisted of all ladies. Throughout the years the group Read more

January 16, 2015 abigail Comments

Cottage Spotlight: The Heights

As many of you know by now, AutumnGrove Cottage is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. All throughout the year we are going to share stories, past and present, of our cottages, residents, staff members and families. To kick things off, our Heights Cottage will be in the spotlight for the month of January.  Nestled Read more

January 12, 2015 abigail Comments

Celebrating 104 Wonderful Years of Life!

This weekend AutumnGrove Cottage in Pearland celebrated a very special birthday for one of the residents. Mattie B. Hilliard turned 104 years old today and this past Saturday we threw her a one of a kind birthday party. The staff at Pearland Cottage had all kinds of decorations, all in pink (Mattie’s favorite color), and Read more

October 27, 2014 abigail Comments

Pumpkin Decorating at Copperfield Cottage

With fall in the air and Halloween right around the corner, Copperfield Cottage manager, Kristen, decided it was the perfect time for a fun-filled pumpkin decorating activity for her residents. Kristen and her caregivers brought out the arts and crafts supplies and helped reach resident paint and decorate a pumpkin to be displayed at the Read more

October 24, 2014 abigail Comments

The Heights Cottage Alzheimer’s Fundraiser

Over the weekend The Heights Cottage decided to have a carwash to raise money for the upcoming Alzheimer’s Walk in Houston on November 1st. The cottage manager, caregivers, family members and even some of the residents joined in to wash cars for a good cause. It was a huge success! They had cars lined down Read more

October 22, 2014 abigail Comments

Dunk to End Alzheimer’s

This past weekend our Champions Cottage manager, Amie, decided to throw a fundraising event for the upcoming Alzheimer’s Association walk in the northwest Houston area. Amie, her caregivers and many families from the Champions Cottage have been on a mission to raise $1000 as a team to donate to the Alzheimer’s Association for medical research Read more

September 19, 2014 abigail Comments

Katy Alzheimer’s Walk

This past Saturday AutumnGrove Cottage’s Katy location joined the rest of the Katy, Texas community in a Walk to End Alzheimer’s. The Alzheimer’s Association puts on the walk every year in efforts to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s disease. People can sign up as a group or an individual and walk, run, jog or Read more

September 17, 2014 abigail Comments