News & Updates

Piper Shores Announces New Board Members and Sets Course for 2007 and Beyond

posted on January 23rd, 2007 - Local Leaders Continue Tradition of Excellence at Maine’s First and Only Lifecare Retirement Community Scarborough, Maine, January 23, 2007 – Piper Shores, Maine’s first and only lifecare retirement community, today announced the addition of three newly elected members to its Board of Directors. Since 1995, the Board has led the community through its continued development while establishing Piper Shores as a unique New England retirement… Continue Reading »

Piper Shores Employee Auction Turns Unwanted Furniture into Funds for Local Charity

posted on December 27th, 2006 - Proceeds From Employee Auction Donated to Project G.R.A.C.E Scarborough, Maine, December 27, 2006 – PPiper Shores, Maine’s first and only lifecare retirement community, today announced that a donation was recently made to Project G.R.A.C.E, helping people in need in Scarborough. The donation was a result of a very successful employee auction recently held at Piper Shores. The auction featured home furnishings such as kitchen, living… Continue Reading »

As Nonprofits Prepare For ‘Make A Difference’ Day Piper Shores Hosts Volunteer Fair

posted on October 16th, 2006 - Unique Community Event Matches Volunteers With The Organizations in Need of Help Scarborough, Maine, October 16, 2006 – Piper Shores, Maine’s first and only lifecare retirement community, today announced that the Piper Shores Volunteer Opportunities Fair will be held on Saturday, October 21st. This unique community event will take place in the Piper Shores Great Room from 12-3pm. As nonprofit organizations across America prepare events… Continue Reading »

Piper Shores Celebrates 5th Anniversary

posted on August 15th, 2006 - Piper Shores, Maine’s first and only lifecare retirement community today announced its 5th anniversary. Although the planning, licensing and construction started several years earlier, Piper Shores opened its doors and the first residents moved into their apartments and cottages in August, 2001. To celebrate the milestone, Piper Shores will be hosting a gala lobster bake for residents on August 17th. “The Piper Shores community has… Continue Reading »

Ready For My Close-Up – June Martin

posted on July 1st, 2006 - You never know who’s painting on the easel beside you at Piper Shores. “I started out in a costume house, then worked on Broadway,” says June Martin, 76, retired costumier living at Piper Shores in Scarborough. “I designed for Tammy Grimes, Helen Hayes, Lotte Lenya, and Ingrid Bergman. I met Begman in 1972, while she was starring in Shaw’s Captain Brassbound’s Conversion. She was just… Continue Reading »

An Interview with Bill Caron, Chairman of the Board for Piper Shores

posted on May 9th, 2006 - As Maine’s only nonprofit lifecare retirement community, Piper Shores provides its 300+ residents with quality housing on 138-acres on the ocean plus guaranteed access to on-site healthcare, assisted living and skilled nursing care all for one predictable monthly fee. “It’s a complex business model,” relates Board Chair, Bill Caron, “one that includes running a continuum of healthcare services, maintaining a large piece of real estate… Continue Reading »

Resident Art Show at Piper Shores: June 17, 2006

posted on April 30th, 2006 - You Are Invited to Our Annual Summer Solstice Resident Art Show! Please join us for the 4th Annual Piper Shores Summer Solstice Resident Art Show. Featuring artwork from many of our residents, the art show will be held at Piper Shores on Saturday, June 17, 2006 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm. The exhibition will feature various forms of artwork, including watercolors, oils, photography, tapestries, colored pencil,… Continue Reading »

How You Can Help Beat Alzheimer’s

posted on April 9th, 2006 - In keeping with our commitment to support community nonprofit organizations, Piper Shores is proud to sponsor the Eric Weinrich Charity Golf Tournament & Auction for the third year in a row. This year’s event will once again be held at the Woodlands Club in Falmouth, Maine on Monday, July 24th. The event features a scramble format golf tournament during the day and a dinner and… Continue Reading »

Holbrook Health Center: A Good Choice for Short-term Rehabilitation

posted on March 9th, 2006 - When Dorothy Schwartz had hip replacement surgery in November last year at Maine Medical Center, she had no idea that she could choose Holbrook Health Center at Piper Shores for short-term rehabilitation. Following a tip from a friend who let her know that Holbrook Health Center was available to both private pay and Medicare patients, Dorothy chose Holbrook for both Occupational and Physical Therapy as… Continue Reading »

Media Contacts & Biographies

posted on January 9th, 2006 - Andrea Killard, Marketing Director Andrea is responsible for planning, developing, directing and coordinating all marketing activities at Piper Shores. She joined Piper Shores in 2003 and has worked to continuously increase the awareness of lifecare retirement at Piper Shores through direct marketing, advertising and public relations programs. She manages all aspects of the resident communications process from inquiry to move-in as well as the marketing… Continue Reading »