Exceptional Care Across the Board

While the facilities that earn the designation are unique, they all share a commitment to the Warchol Best-Abilities Care Model℠, a philosophy of care that helps residents feel the greatest level of function, safety, vitality, and self-worth. Additionally, each provider is dedicated to structuring the organization to empower all staff to make person-centered decisions, designing and/or building dementia-friendly interior and exterior spaces, creating job descriptions that focus on hiring and training the best care partners, and building their care on a compassionate foundation that recognizes, honors, and engages the best abilities of every resident.

The following providers have earned Distinguished Provider recognition:

Beau Ridge


Ridgeland, MS
Date of Recognition and Last Audit: May 2017
Beau Ridge Independent Living & Memory Care offers the Greater Jackson, MS area the highest quality of retirement living & memory care assisted living in a state-of-the-art setting that was built from the ground up specifically to meet the unique needs of the senior audience it serves.

Pathways Memory Care at Villa Toscana


Houston, TX
Date of Recognition and Last Audit: December 2015
Pathways Memory Care at Villa Toscana is a state-of-the-art luxury memory care community dedicated to providing highly personalized, unsurpassed care in a therapeutic environment that honors the dignity and individuality of each unique resident.

Glacier Hills


Ann Arbor, MI
Date of Recognition and Last Audit: June 2015
Featuring programs that optimize independence, safety, and quality of life for those at all stages of dementia, Glacier Hills is a place of purpose, support, and well-being, where residents enjoy feelings of belonging and home.

Heritage at The Colonnade


O’Fallon, IL
Date of Recognition and Last Audit: March 2015
With a commitment to best practices in dementia care and the latest innovations in environmental design, staff at The Colonnade are exceptionally dedicated to making life better for their residents.

Vista Shores


New Orleans, LA
Date of Recognition and Last Audit: March 2015
With each staff member trained in person-centered dementia care, Vista Shores is committed to helping residents enjoy the greatest level of function, safety, and quality of life.

Beau Provence


Mandeville, LA
Date of Recognition and Last Audit: December 2014
Beau Provence takes pride in providing personalized care to seniors in a therapeutic environment that honors the dignity & individuality of each unique resident.

Parc Provence


St. Louis, MO
Date of Recognition: July 2014 *honorary recipient
Parc Provence *honorary recipient excels at providing innovative residential environments that focus on person-centered care through a variety of activities and rehabilitative therapy programs.

Ashton Manor


Luling, LA
Date of Recognition and Last Audit: May 2014
Each staff member at Ashton Manor is specially trained in the care of those who have Alzheimer's and dementia, and the facility's individualized programs are custom-designed to enable each resident to function at the highest possible level.

The Willows at Mallard Cove


Cincinnati, OH
Date of Recognition and Last Audit: October 2013
In their own words: "It is our passion to serve seniors with dementia and their families with respect, love, and integrity. We admire and uphold the DCS mission in all we do. We honor each member of the household and their life story and legacy."

Provision Living at St. Louis Hills


St. Louis, MO
Date of Recognition and Last Audit: January 2013
In their own words: "Our goal is to create a radiant organization where people, including our residents and our employees, are loved, inspired, and able to thrive."

GreenTree at Post Road


Indianapolis, IN
Date of Recognition and Last Audit: September 2012
By recognizing that each person is unique, the staff at GreenTree at Post Road ensure that residents enjoy the greatest level of quality of life.

GreenTree at Mt. Vernon


Mt. Vernon, IL
Date of Recognition and Last Audit: February 2012
The staff at GreenTree at Mt. Vernon excel at maximizing the potential of the people in their care.

The Summit at Park Hills


Fairborn, OH
Date of Recognition and Last Audit: February 2012
In fostering an environment in which people are loved, inspired, and able to thrive, The Summit at Park Hills exhibits excellence in dementia care.