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Garden Terrace Aurora associate named Activity Professional of the Year

Mickey Hamilton with John Moreno, executive director

In April 2016, Mickey Hamilton, recreation director at Garden Terrace Alzheimer’s Center of Excellence was named the National Association of Activity Professionals’ Activity Professional of the Year at the organization’s annual conference in Dallas, Texas.

Hamilton has served the residents of Garden Terrace in Aurora, Colorado, for four years and currently serves as the president of the board for the Colorado Activity Professionals Association.

Whatever It Takes And Then Some - December 2015 winners

Marili Miranda, certified nursing assistant at Garden Terrace in Aurora, Colorado, knew that a resident who had recently passed away didn’t have any living family members. To ensure that the resident was buried in appropriate clothing, Miranda donated one of her gowns to the hospice company handling the funeral arrangements.

Garden Terrace celebrates Cvaniga’s 105th birthday

Ann Cvaniga surrounded by birthday cheer

Ann Cvaniga is an inventor, a teacher and a pioneer of women in industry.

She also just turned 105.

A resident at Garden Terrace Alzheimer’s Center of Excellence in Aurora, Colorado, Cvaniga celebrated her 105th birthday on June 4, 2015.

John Moreno named Colorado Administrator of the Year

On July 18, 2014, John Moreno, executive director of Garden Terrace Alzheimer’s Center of Excellence in Aurora, was awarded Colorado Administrator of the Year by the Colorado Activity Professionals’ Association.