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.


Affinity Academy - Training for Tomorrow

Affinity Living Group partners with college to launch education program.


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.


Bryson Senior Living Close to Completion

When Bryson Senior Living, an assisted living facility in Swain County, opens in January, a major void in the community will finally be filled.


Landings of Mills River set to Open in January

The Landings of Mills River, a 65-bed assisted living facility on Haywood Road near the intersection of Hwy 280, is set to open at the start of next year...


Bates Retires from Leading Woodhaven

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


Affinity CEO featured in Senior Living Executive

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


New Assisted Living Facility Names Executive Director

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


Affinity CEO featured in iAdvance Senior Care

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


After Split with Meridian, Affinity Lays Out Plan for Success

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


How did Earle Brown Terrace get its name?

Each year in June, Brooklyn Center celebrates one of its most influential citizens, Earle Brown - a farmer and philanthropist who owned the acres where our community now stands.


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!


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!


Affinity breaks ground on The Landings at Mills River

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


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


2016 Affinity Annual Conference

Affinity had its biggest turnout for the 2016 annual conference!


Affinity COO Andrew Carle talks apps for seniors

Give Grandma a Lyft? Apps could be "llife-changing" for many senior citizens, said Affinity Chief Operating Officer Andrew Carle in this article from Yahoo News.


Tyrrell House Celebrates Successful Grand Opening

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


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.


McElveen Manor cares for hurricane evacuees

Evacuees from a Charleston-area assisted living fled Hurricane Matthew and found refuge at McElveen Manor.


The Magnolia recognizes police and fire departments

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


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!


Affinity COO Andrew Carle featured in Senior Living Executive magazine

Affinity Living Group's Chief Operating Officer, Andrew Carle, gave insight into the future of technology in the resident, family, and staff experience. Senior Living Executive, Sept/Oct 2016 issue.


Tyrrell House Opens

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


East Towne Changes Ownership, Welcomes New Residents

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


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.