Cypress Cove Events
June 27, 2022
Cypress Cove Resident Services Manager Stephen Smutak

Cypress Cove Welcomes Resident Services Manager

FORT MYERS, Fla. (July 27, 2022) Cypress Cove has welcomed Stephen Smutak as Resident Services Manager. He will be responsible for assisting independent living residents and their family members through the transition process to a healthcare setting and offer non-medical support. Smutak has extensive and well-rounded experience in social services, counseling, behavioral health and more […]
June 6, 2022
Pettichords web

The Worldwide Travels of the Pettichords

By Cypress Cove Resident Marcia Goldberg Ken and Pat Pettichord take you on a whirlwind tour of countries and experiences while telling of their lives prior to landing at Cypress Cove in July 2020. Both were born in the State of Washington, Pat in Seattle and Ken in Pullman, on the Idaho border. Their high-school […]
May 17, 2022

Things To Do in Fort Myers When Friends and Family Visit You at Cypress Cove

When people retire to Florida, friends and family are bound to visit. That doesn’t end when they move to Cypress Cove. Thanks to the maintenance-free lifestyle, they now have even more time to enjoy quality experiences when their loved ones visit beautiful Southwest Florida. We checked in with two residents who have a regular stream […]
May 10, 2022
Cypress Cove residents Schmitts with grandaughter at graduation from the University of St. Andrews in Scotland

An Architect of Multiple Achievements

By Cypress Cove Resident Robert Runck Those who have lived in or visited Fort Myers for a number of years recall the aging downtown. You might be interested to know that Cypress Cove resident Chuck Schmitt played an important role in the later revitalization of that area. Chuck, an architect, was responsible for the historic […]
May 9, 2022
The Oaks at Cypress Cove Groundbreaking Event

The Oaks at Cypress Cove Breaks Ground on Luxury Home Expansion

FORT MYERS, Fla. (April 28, 2022) Cypress Cove life plan community broke ground today on a 12 acre, gated, luxury home expansion called The Oaks at Cypress Cove. All of the 24 elevated residences and 24 villas pre-sold months before construction began. With a nod to trends in luxury senior living, all the independent living […]
April 18, 2022
Cypress Cove remote non-contact monitoring

Remote, Non-Contact Patient Monitoring Available at Cypress Cove in Fort Myers

To provide value, safety and security to residents, Cypress at Home has added the Keenly Virtual Medical Assistant™ (VMA) to the in-house resident medical support program. The Keenly VMA is a non-contact resident monitoring system that discreetly and constantly monitors vital signs and movement. Health data is securely transmitted to the Keenly digital system, which […]
March 24, 2022
Cypress Cove Florida Retirement Cancer Survivor Bettie Phillips

Bettie Phillips’ Medical Journey Supported by Faith and Hope

By Cypress Cove Retired Public Relations Coordinator, Ed Stransenback Dale and Bettie Phillips moved to Fort Myer’s Gateway area from Maryland in 1991 for, as Bettie notes, “all the reasons that most of you came to Florida … retirement, warm weather, golf, beach, and to enjoy a life of vacation after years and years of […]
March 23, 2022
The Oaks at Cypress Cove Clubhouse

The Oaks at Cypress Cove Sells All Units of New Luxury Addition Prior to Groundbreaking

Outstanding sales tools, including virtual reality videos and renderings, made the difference FORT MYERS, Fla. (March 23, 2022) Cypress Cove life plan community has pre-sold all 48 units of its independent living expansion prior to groundbreaking. The gated, luxury retirement home campus expansion, called The Oaks at Cypress Cove, will offer 24 elevated residences and […]
March 2, 2022
Senior Community Resident Profile Marcia and Rabbi Jim Ruddin

Resident Profile: The Remarkable Life of Rabbi James Rudin

By Cove Currents Resident Marsha Addis A Rabbi, a Minister and a Priest Walk into a Bar… James (Jim) Rudin and his wife, Marcia Kaplan Rudin, moved from New York City to Sanibel Island 18 years ago. After living at Punta Rassa Condos for the past four years, they joined us at Cypress Cove in […]