UNH Speakers Bureau

Senior Living Options

 

Program Description:

The number of New Hampshire residents who are 65 years and older is expected to more than double by 2030 according to estimates by the U.S. Census Bureau. There are over 300 nursing and residential care facilities in the state and in this presentation, the speaker shares information on the various living options for seniors from active adult through the continuum of care to Hospice.


Speaker:

Raymond Goodman

Raymond Goodman is professor and chair of the department of hospitality management at the University of New Hampshire and holds a Ph.D. and Master's Degree from Cornell University. He has taught at Centre International de Glion in Montreux, Switzerland, the Institut de Management Hotelier International at l'Ecole Superieuer des Sciences Economique et Commerciales in Paris, France, and at the School of Catering Studies in Budapest, Hungary. He has been on the faculty at Cornell University's Hotel School and the Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, University of Houston. For the last nine years, he has served as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of River Woods at Exeter, New Hampshire, a fully-accredited Lifecare Community offering 300 independent living apartments/cottages and a continuum of supported residential, assisted living, and skilled nursing care in two residential health care centers with 110 beds.

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