Zita is a shining star of Palm Garden

August 28, 2017

There’s an ancient proverb that says, “When you save a life you save the world.”

Zita Wilensky, our Director of Life Enrichment, Palm Garden of Aventura, is hard to capture in a picture because she is always loving, nurturing, and finding our guests, families, and fellow Palm Garden friends to touch making a difference positively.  You see, everywhere at Palm Garden, we find the ‘world changers’ like Zita.  She’s quiet in service but powerful in impacting the life experiences one guest at a time because they, and we, deserve it.

Going strong….dreaming….creating….caring….giving us all energy and an exciting life at Palm Garden!

Zita is a superstar serving our Aventura community for over 10 years! Check us out and find out what’s happening!

Zita Wilensky our Palm Garden friend leading by example. Our Palm Garden Core Value:

Service To Others – Service is the essence of our culture.  We will serve those in need with humility, grace, and gratitude.

Jerry C. Kittredge, Senior Director of Relationship Development

Zita with balloons Zita writing at her desk Zita gifting a resident Signs on a pole to go to a Tex Mex celebration Route 66 Diner interpretation with Zita and two staff members Zita with a cow

This is who we are. This is what we do…

August 25, 2017

Dear Palm Garden Family, ..and this is what it means to those we are fortunate to serve. Please read this “contact us” message that came through our website from Palm Garden of West Palm Beach: Name: Joseph – Guest at PG/WPB For whom are you inquiring? Self How did you hear about us? Hospital What… Read more »

Life Story GEM

August 14, 2017

Dear Palm Garden Family, We believe in celebrating the life story- our Palm Garden Family. In fact, we learn all the little details that make each of our guests, residents and family members unique, different and special. We think it informs how best we can help those entrusted to our care achieve their highest level… Read more »

Honorary Member for Life

July 21, 2017

Palm Garden of Aventura was privileged to present The Honorable Florida Senator Daphne Campbell of the 38th District with a citation of ‘Honorary Member for Life’ status. Senator Campbell was recognized as a ‘Champion’ of those elderly voices lost in their fight for comprehensive healthcare. Being a practicing RN herself for 38 years, Mrs. Campbell… Read more »

Sundance Festival – July 20th

July 5, 2017

Sundance Festival with a Miami flair. Thursday July 20th, from 4 – 7pm. 21251 E Dixie Highway in Aventura. (click here for details) And have we got some great grub for ya’ll… Tex Mex BBQ, BBQ chicken and ribs, fish tacos, baked beans, kosher enchiladas, garlic bread, corn on the cob in husks, salads, watermelon,… Read more »

Aging Bull: Legendary boxer Jake LaMotta, 95, attends senior date night

June 28, 2017

By Tyrone Lomax Jr. Celebrating over 200 years of marriage, the nursing and rehabilitating facility Palm Garden of Aventura on June 22 hosted a “Special Date Night” for six residential couples. The event was awash with sentimentality, emanating from the staff members and commemorated couples — and one special guest, “Raging Bull” Jake Lamotta, now… Read more »

Social Worker’s Stand Up!

April 6, 2017

Social Worker’s Month “Social Worker’s Stand Up!” As you know, March was Social Worker’s Month and the theme was “Social Workers Stand Up!” Well, the Social Workers at Palm Garden of Aventura do not hesitate to stand up for the guest, residents and team members they serve. Kamille Ashman and Charmaine Gordon go above and… Read more »

C.A.R.E. – Commitment – Achievement – Recognition – Excellence

March 15, 2017

Palm Garden treats folks like family. We celebrate the life story of every guest, resident, and family member entrusted to our care by training and retaining team members as members of our own family. It takes extra compassion, but by learning about those life events that make each of us special, Palm Garden Team Members… Read more »

New BFF Program at Aventura

February 14, 2017