Aldersbridge Communities Launches Elder Wish Granting Program

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I.  (September 13, 2018): It was November 1942 when 18 year-old Emmalou Handford married her neighborhood sweetheart, Otto Kirchmeier, while he was on leave as Army gunnery chief stationed in Panama.  There was no time for a long...

In Memoriam: Bruce E. Andrews (1947-2018)

In Memoriam:  Bruce E. Andrews (1947-2018) We are saddened to report that our long-time Trustee Bruce Andrews passed away at home after a brief illness on September 17, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. Bruce was elected to our Board of Trustees in June 2004,...

Trustees Added to Board of Aldersbridge Communities

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I.  (August 13, 2018): Aldersbridge Communities (AC), a nonprofit provider of long-term care, skilled nursing, rehabilitation, assisted living and independent living services for seniors with locations throughout Rhode Island, announces three...

We have changed our name to Aldersbridge Communities

We have some exciting news to share. We have changed our name to Aldersbridge Communities. Since our founding by a group of entrepreneurs and leaders of local Methodist churches back in 1971, we have expanded our services. We didn’t stray from our mission of serving...

UMEC Announces New Chief Executive Officer

East Providence, RI – April 17, 2017: United Methodist Elder Care announces the appointment of Mr. Richard Gamache of Barrington, RI as the Chief Executive Officer of AC and related entities. Rick is a recognized expert and leader in Eldercare, with over thirty-five...

UMEC is Pleased to Announce the Appointment of Five New Trustees

East Providence, RI:  United Methodist Elder Care is pleased to announce the appointment of five new trustees: Valerie Perry of East Providence, Susan Thurston of Wakefield, Don Ripley of Smithfield, Jason Preciphs of Rehoboth, MA and Robert Gauthier of Moosup, CT....