News & Resources

Stay up to date on the latest events and happenings at our Communities - or find out more about the latest in healthcare, lifestyles, and other helpful articles for seniors and their families.

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11/12/18

Alzheimer's Event Raises More than $64,000

The Af”fun”ity Team was the top fundraising team at this year’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s, raising $7,988. The other top fundraising teams include Denise Clay – Edward Jones ($3,255) and General Dynamics Mission Systems ($3,110).

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10/15/18

Slammed by Two Hurricanes, Affinity Living Group Faces Long Road to Recovery

Hurricanes Florence and Michael have exacted a steep toll on senior living providers throughout the Southeastern United States, including Affinity Living Group.

09/15/18

Ashe Gardens and Castle Creek Residents Evacuate Due to Hurricane Florence

Residents and staff at Ashe Gardens Memory Care were evacuated Sept. 15, 2018 beginning at approximately 4:25 PM, after rising water threatened to enter the building. However, all are safe and the building was not touched by water.

09/14/18

VIDEO: Springs of Catawba prepared for Hurricane Florence

Springs of Catawba assisted living in Hickory, N.C. is prepped and ready for whatever Hurricane Florence may bring to the area. A community managed by Affinity Living Group, the company overall has worked throughout the week to ensure safety of all residents at communities throughout the Southeast region.

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09/14/18

ALG deploys disaster plan to keep residents, staff safe during hurricane

When a 400-mile-wide hurricane barrels toward the bulk of these communities, it takes planning, communication and around-the-clock staff to keep things running smoothly — and that’s just what Affinity Living Group has done this week during Hurricane Florence.

09/13/18

Affinity Living Group working hard to ensure resident safety during hurricane

As Hurricane Florence begins to batter the coast of the Carolinas, Affinity Living Group staff members are working hard to ensure the safety of residents, especially those located in the direct path of the storm.

09/10/18

New Assisted Living facility coming to Littleton

New ALG Assisted Living facility coming to Littleton

07/20/18

ALG co-sponsors program for caregivers at work

Affinity Living Group sponsors a local adult-child caregiver meeting in Hickory NC on August 14th, 2018.

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03/27/18

Affinity Living Group Employee uses Job Training to Save Woman's Life

A visit to a Hickory restaurant quickly turned into an adrenaline packed, life-saving opportunity for 24-year-old Janaya McCrimmon.

Dana Glenn and CEO Charlie Trefzger explain the course
02/09/18

ALG Academy - Training for Tomorrow

Affinity Living Group partners with college to launch education program.

Rep. Foxx conversing with dean of health Robin Ross at CVCC
01/04/18

Rep. Foxx recognizes value in business, education at Catawba Valley Community College

Rep. Foxx acknowledges the partnership Affinity Living Group has in association with Catawba Valley Community College and stresses the importance of this union for the future of education and the dire need for new workers in the assisted living field.

Bates with CEO Charlie and supportive staff
07/28/17

Bates Retires from Leading Woodhaven

Pat Bates is honored and celebrated for her 12 years with the company as she begins her retirement.

07/18/17

Affinity Living Group CEO featured in Senior Living Executive

Affinity Living Group CEO Charles Trefzger participated in "Insights from the C-Suite," a panel at the Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference in May.

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06/21/17

New Assisted Living Facility Names Executive Director

Michael Ring has been named executive director of The Landings of Mills River.

06/16/17

Affinity Living Group CEO featured in iAdvance Senior Care

ALG President and CEO Charles Trefzger spoke to the Institute for the Advancement of Senior Care on tailoring the care at assisted living communities.

05/05/17

After Split with Meridian, Affinity Living Group Lays Out Plan for Success

Senior Housing News interviewed CEO Charles Trefzger and COO Andrew Carle on the origins of Affinity Living Group and its direction for the future.

03/27/17

Onslow House residents featured in Jacksonville Daily News

Residents at Onslow House in Jacksonville, NC "painted for a cause", creating beautiful pottery bowls at one fundraiser to be used at a second!

03/08/17

Rose Glen Village featured in "Business Connections" magazine

Rose Glen Village was featured in the Spring 2017 issue of Wilkes Communications' B2B magazine, Business Connections. Wilkes Communications worked with Rose Glen Village to provide each resident with a free basic TV plan!

02/28/17

ALG breaks ground on The Landings at Mills River

Coverage of our groundbreaking ceremony by the Hendersonville Times-News!

12/29/16

Affinity Living Group Sends 175 Care Packages to Soldiers

175 soldiers serving overseas this Christmas will receive a box of holiday cheer, courtesy of the residents and staff at Affinity Living Group

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12/13/16

2016 Affinity Living Group Annual Conference

Affinity had its biggest turnout for the 2016 annual conference!

10/18/16

Tyrrell House Celebrates Successful Grand Opening

Press release on the successful ribbon cutting at our new building, Tyrrell House, in Columbia, NC.

10/17/16

CEO Charles Trefzger Participates in Wake Forest Panel

Affinity Living Group CEO Charles Trefzger was a panelist in a town hall meeting on the future of Medicaid expansion in North Carolina, presented by the Wake Forest Health Law and Policy Program.

10/08/16

The Magnolia recognizes police and fire departments

The Magnolia celebrated Patriot Day by honoring fire fighters and police officers in Clinton, NC

Chef Don cooking
10/03/16

Earle Brown Terrace Chef "Cooks Up New Appeal"

Great feature from Brooklyn Park, MN Channel 12 News on the culinary services at our assisted living, Earle Brown Terrace. Chef Don Ram wants to take our residents' dining experience to four stars and beyond!

09/26/16

Tyrrell House Opens

Press release on the grand opening of our beautiful assisted living and memory care facility, Tyrrell House, located in Columbia, NC.

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09/26/16

East Towne Changes Ownership, Welcomes New Residents

Press release on our new assisted living, East Towne, located in Charlotte, NC.

09/19/16

Affinity Welcomes Four Oaks Senior Living

Press release on the changes at our new assisted living and memory care facility, Four Oaks Senior Living, located in Four Oaks, NC.