Our thanks to Barbara Peters Smith and Zac Anderson for including us in recent articles related to Hurrican Irma.

Friday, September 15, 2017

“Outages show plans for elder-care facilities are wanting”
By Zac Anderson, Political Editor and Barbara Peters Smith, Staff Writer
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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

“Power losses add to ordeal for those with health needs”
By Barbara Peters Smith, Staff Writer
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Hurricane Irma Blog Updates


Visit our Blog to review two letters to the Sarasota Herald-Tribune Opinion Editor regarding thoughts on the aftermath of Hurricane Irma.

October 21, 2017 — I am responding to the October 17, 2017 Editor’s request “to hear from customers about their power restoration times” from the outages caused by hurricane Irma. 

October 8, 2017 — Our thanks to the Sarasota-Manatee Herald-Tribune for allowing Rusty Blix, owner of Alderman Oaks, to be a guest columnist in the Sunday, October 8, 2017 (Opinion Section) issue of their newspaper.  The column is entitled “Nursing-Home Mandate Illogical.”

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  • Loving, caring ownership and staff
  • Services catering to different lifestyle needs
  • Active Resident Council and Committees
  • Located in "Heart" of Downtown Sarasota
  • Regular Spiritual Opportunities
  • Flexible Transportation
  • Exercises, health diets, and access to an on-site Wellness Center
  • Weekly Happy Hour with Live Entertainment (We dance!)
  • Just Around the Corner From the Friendship Center
  • Rental Only Apartments (No buy-in required)
  • Choice of studio, one bedroom, or two bedroom Floor Plans
  • Able to transition into Assisted Living if needed

Health & Wellness Tourism Program

 Alderman Oaks is offering comprehensive short-term rental packages for attractively-furnished, spacious, one– and two- bedroom apartments.

Should you be planning a trip to Sarasota for health or medical related purposes we offer a creative alternative to serve the  diversified needs of individuals ranging from very independent residents to various levels of assisted living.

 For a similar daily cost to a reasonably priced hotel room, with a two-week minimum stay, we will provide the furnished apartment, transportation, and optional meal plans – all in a  safe, convenient, friendly, home environment with concierge activities and services.We are Proud to be Included in the Relocation Services and Places to Stay (Vacation Rentals) Sections of the Visit Sarasota Website. 

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