Cypress Cove Events
May 16, 2016

Cypress Cove Adds Key Personnel to Memory Care Program

Cypress Cove at HealthPark Florida announced the recent appointment of two key staff as preparations for the summertime opening of the community’s visionary and technically advanced memory care facility, The Cottage, moves forward. Named to the highly qualified team of caregivers are Donna Cook, a RN and certified Assisted Living Facilities administrator who will serve […]
April 19, 2016
Woman with stuffed animal.

Robotic Seal Unlocks Memory Care Silence

The cute cooing sounds, the gentle movements and the lovable rolling eyes have been known to unlock the silence in even the most disengaged memory care resident of The Inn at Cypress Cove. The sounds come from a lovable robotic furry white harp seal named, Snowball. “It’s amazing. Snowball, as residents have so applying named […]
March 16, 2016
Memory Care Gala

Cypress Cove Gala Raises Thousands for Memory Care Programming

The Fifth Annual Cypress Cove Gala, A Sparkling Occasion, Saturday evening (March 12) raised tens of thousands of dollars to benefit innovative therapeutic memory care programming at its soon-to-open state-of-the-art facility, The Cottage at Cypress Cove. Peter Busch, NBC-2 Evening Anchor and gala emcee, announced the fundraising success to a standing room only crowd during […]
December 16, 2015
2015 Toy Drive

Cypress Cove Supports Toy Drive

Over 700 toys, given by residents and staff of Cypress Cove at HealthPark Florida, were gifted Tuesday to the annual Heights Center and Gladiolus Learning and Development Center toy drive during a brief ceremony on the South Fort Myers life planned community’s campus. Cypress Cove is an annual partner with toy drive organizers’ The Heights […]
December 8, 2015
Memory Care Construction

Construction of The Cottage Nearing Spring Completion

Officials at Cypress Cove at HealthPark Florida are eyeing a Spring 2016 targeted finish of their memory care facility – The Cottage – and announced recently that it has begun accepting residency reservations. The Cottage is a multi-million dollar distinctive two-story, four-household community located on the 48-acre campus of this south Fort Myers planned-living community. […]
December 1, 2015
Harry Schumacher

Cypress Cove Man Recalls Senior Friendship Center Start

For 21 years, Harry Schumacher served as an educator and administrator in the Belleville and East St. Louis (IL) school system.  He was a beloved and well-known figure in a troubled community. So, it came as no surprise in 1967 that during a tumultuous time in American history that riots erupted in the East St. […]
October 19, 2015
ahca elizabeth dudek

AHCA Secretary Visits Cypress Cove

Florida Agency for healthcare Administration (AHCA), Secretary Elizabeth Dudek, toured the campus of Cypress Cove at HealthPark this past week along with her Deputy Secretary for Health Quality Assurance, Molly McKinstry.  The 48-acre continuing care retirement community in South Fort Myers is in the midst of several major renovation and new construction projects. From Left, […]
September 29, 2015
Physical Therapy Ground Breaking

Physical Therapy Groundbreaking Ceremony

Groundbreaking festivities were held Monday for the multiple million dollar, 4,000 square foot Cypress Cove at HealthPark Florida physical therapy and rehabilitation center. Celebrating the construction start of the new center are, from left,   R.D. Johnson President, Robert Johnson; Cypress Cove Executive Director, Michele Wasserlauf; Cypress Cove Board Director, Dan Adams; Cypress Cove Board Chairman […]
September 4, 2015
Adrianne Gerard

Gerard Appointed Healthcare Marketing Specialist

Adrianne Gerard of Fort Myers has been appointed Healthcare Marketing Specialist at Cypress Cove at HealthPark Florida, a continuing care retirement community located in south Lee County. Gerard, who brings 12 years of Southwest Florida healthcare retirement community experience, will be primarily responsible for marketing and sales of The Cottage at Cypress Cove, a unique […]