The Jacksonville Community Falls in Love with Watercrest of San Jose Assisted Living and Memory Care Community

VERO BEACH, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#watercrestlakenonaWatercrest
Senior Living
invited the community to “Fall in Love” at the grand
opening celebration of Watercrest
of San Jose Assisted Living and Memory Care Community
Jacksonville, Florida last month. More than 300 hundred community
members, residents and Watercrest associates celebrated the new
community with live music, fireside entertainment, guided tours and a
bountiful spread of culinary creations from Watercrest’s Executive Chef
Chris Wynn.

Guests welcomed the residents of Watercrest of San Jose to their new
home with a celebratory champagne toast and took home photo mementos
captured by the entertaining Swamp Shots Photo Booth.

of San Jose
is a signature Watercrest product, offering 66 assisted
living and 24 memory care apartments with spacious, upscale
accommodations, premium amenities and exceptional care, in a comfortable
and classy design. The 79,000 square foot, 90-unit senior living
community opened in September 2016 with tremendous popularity, welcoming
dozens of residents within the first weeks.

“We are overwhelmed by the outstanding attendance and greatly appreciate
the Jacksonville community for welcoming us to the area with such
enthusiasm,” says Carina
, Executive Director of Watercrest of San Jose.

Guests attending the “Fall in Love with Watercrest” event enjoyed guided
tours of the community, including the elegant Spa W, savored private
label Watercrest wines at the wine bistro, and relished the flavors of
locally grown, seasonal ingredients and organic fare offered daily to
residents at multiple dining venues.

“We are overjoyed by this opportunity to offer the seniors of
Jacksonville a rich, diverse lifestyle in an exceptional environment and
thankful for outstanding community partners committed to serving seniors
and building common unity relationships,” says Marc Vorkapich, Principal
and CEO of Watercrest Senior Living.

Watercrest principals, Marc
, CEO and Joan
, CFO, recognized the demand for a resort-like community in
Jacksonville offering upscale accommodations and amenities tailored to
today’s senior. Watercrest
of San Jose
features an idyllic setting with Florida style outdoor
living spaces and tranquil views of Goodby’s Creek. The pleasant, small
town atmosphere offers close proximity to Jacksonville’s premier
shopping, restaurants, cultural attractions and sporting events.

Watercrest Senior Living is committed to enriching the lives of seniors
by creating an environment of well being through wellness programs,
nutritious and savory dining, and personalized care. All Watercrest
memory care associates are Certified Dementia Specialists and their
comprehensive memory care program utilizes innovative lifestyle
approaches including personal life silhouettes, multi-sensory
enhancements, Memories in the Making, and Music and Memory programs.

For information about Watercrest of San Jose, visit
or contact Carina Saladino at 904-510-5482 or


For Watercrest of San Jose
Kathryn Vorkapich , 772-539-4553