Info Links

Following are website links to other valuable resources that we feel complement the programs and services of Alderman Oaks Retirement Residence.

Ace HomeCare
Ace HomeCare is a medicare-certified home health agency with a mission of empowering people towards proactive, holistic, and comprehensive health care in the comfort of their own home in synergy with their caregivers and the community. Ace HomeCare partners with the patient, the physician, the community, and the entire health team network in the common goal of restoring and maintaining health of the total person in body, mind, and spirit with optimum outcomes.

Adding Advantages Consulting
We provide a variety of accounting services for businesses or individuals.  Our target market includes large organizations, small businesses, and individuals who can use assistance with their accounting and bill paying tasks.  We provide the personal touch that larger accounting firms cannot offer!

Carle Chiropractic & Massage Clinic
The Carle Chiropractic & Massage Clinic is committed to providing excellence in chiropractic and massage therapy through the loving, healing hands of God.

CrossRoads Marketing
CrossRoads Marketing offers consulting services to businesses, associations, ministries, and other not-for-profit organizations.  Core services include Event Planning, Internet Design & Performance, Promotional Programs, and Strategic Planning.

Crown Financial Ministries
Equipping people worldwide to learn, apply, and teach God's financial principles so they may know Christ more intimately, be free to serve Him, and help fund the Great Commission. 

Design Integrity
Established in 1996, 
Design Integrity, Inc. has been creating great looking and highly functional interiors for the office, senior care and liturgical interior environments throughout the Sarasota and Manatee county areas. Our clients seek our expertise for efficient space planning, creative interior design and a one-stop-shop source for all interior products. We buy directly from the manufacturer and pass the savings along with a minimal markup. Our committment is to successfully integrate the architect's design with the successful function and esthetics of the interior, blending the discipline's of architecture and interior design.  What we call, "design integrity"

Downtown Sarasota Alliance (DSA)
The unified voice and guiding force making the City of Sarasota the best City in America to live, work, and visit.

Downtown Sarasota Condo Association (DSCA)
The Downtown Sarasota Condominium Association (DSCA) is the only organization that represents the exclusive interests of the condominium associations and their residents that are within the broadly defined area referred to as Downtown.  Our members include Condominiums within the area bounded on the North by 14th Street, on the South by Bahia Vista, on the East by Washington Boulevard, and on the West by the Bayfront

Family First
The mission of Family first is to strengthen the family by establishing family as a top priority in people's lives and by promoting principles for building marriages and raising children.

Fellowship of Companies for Christ International
A marketplace ministry that encourages and equips Christian CEO's and Company Owners to operate their businesses and conduct their personal lives according to Biblical principles in pursuit of Christ's eternal objectives.

First Step of Sarasota

First Step of Sarasota has provided high quality, affordable substance abuse treatment and recovery programs on Florida’s Gulf Coast for 40 years.  We offer a variety of programs including a medical detox, residential and outpatient services for adolescents, adults and families. Making the decision to commit to a substance abuse treatment and recovery program is difficult. Finding a place that offers compassionate, confidential and professional care is important. At First Step, you or your loved one can learn to live a life of recovery.

Independent Lifestyle Solutions
Independent Lifestyle Solutions is an Aging-In-Place remodeling company dedicated to using universal design and green products to enhance the quality of life in your home. Our goal is to maintain an atmosphere of communication and support with our clients while providing high quality workmanship with uncompromising ethical standards.

ITN Sarasota (Dignified Transportation For Seniors and The Visually Impared)
To provide a community-based, community-supported, economically viable and consumer-oriented, quality transportation service for seniors and adults with visual impairment. ITN® imagines a day when all seniors and adults with visual impairment will have transportation when they want it.

Jewish Family & Children's Services of Sarasota-Manatee Inc.
Individuals turn to JFCS when they are overwhelmed by the problems of everyday life. JFCS offers a helping hand and never turns clients away because they are unable to pay for services. Through comprehensive counseling, the agency empowers individuals by helping them identify their challenges and make life-altering changes to improve the quality of their lives. JFCS promotes self-sufficiency and provides people with the resources and internal tools to make positive choices and changes.

KirkPinkerton, Attorneys At Law
Kirk■Pinkerton, P.A. has been serving our community since 1926. Our offices are conveniently located with accessible parking to serve both Sarasota and Manatee Counties. The Sarasota offices moved in 2007 to the Plaza at Five Points, the former site of the Palmer Bank Building, where the firm began its original practice in 1926. We strive to exceed our clients’ expectations while providing professional counseling and legal services.

Mortgage Trust (Reverse Mortgages)
Mortgage Trust is “Florida’s Oldest Reverse Mortgage Lender”. Headquartered in Sarasota since 1984, Mortgage Trust was the first company in the State of Florida authorized by the Department of Housing and Urban Development to offer these unique loans.  Our many years of experience combined with the fact that Reverse Mortgages is our only business; we have attained a level of expertise that truly distinguishes us from other companies. It is our commitment to our nation’s seniors and our dedication to personalized service that has enabled Mortgage Trust to grow into one of the most respected Reverse Mortgage companies in the United States.

Parker Walter Group - Architecture & Engineering
Parker Walter Group, Inc. a Sarasota, Florida based Architecture & Engineering firm, offers creative architectural and engineering solutions. Architects Brent Parker and Tom Walter lead the firm. Engineer Tom Thornburgh heads the engineering team. Located at one Sarasota Tower, they deliver their services to a variety of private sector clients, using state-of-the-art techniques. We suggest taking a tour of the website of one of Florida's most creative, progressive, and technologically-advanced architectural and engineering firms.

Response Therapy Services
Response Therapy Services is a locally owned and operated company specializing in therapy services. Our philosophy at Response Therapy is to provide exceptional rehabilitation services specifically for seniors. All our services are performed on site, 5 days a week, at our well-equipped therapy center by licensed physical and occupational therapy professionals.

Sarasota County Aging Network (SCAN)
This directory is designed to help seniors, their families and the professionals who assist them, to find goods and services they need from companies and organizations with an interest in serving them.The print edition of the Sarasota County Aging Network (SCAN) Annual Senior Services Directory has been a primary resource of information on goods and services for the area's older adults for a decade-and-a-half. This on-line edition has offered this information to a worldwide audience for the last 5 years. As always, this year's print edition is free, thanks to the generous support of SCAN and our advertisers. You can help keep these services available in years to come by patronizing our advertisers and letting them know you learned about them from the SCAN Directory.

SCOPE (Sarasota County Openly Plans For Excellence)
SCOPE's mission is to connect and inspire citizens to create a better community. SCOPE provides opportunities where all citizens' voices are welcomed and heard. SCOPE brings together residents, business owners, government officials and organizations to listen, learn, and discuss issues that impact the quality of life in Sarasota County. SCOPE focuses on possibilities and the power of active citizens to create a better community. 

Senior Friendship Centers

Senior Friendship Centers, Inc.
, established in 1973, is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping older adults live with dignity and independence in Sarasota, Desoto, Charlotte, Lee and Collier counties. Funded in part by State and Federal agencies, and support from private foundations and individuals, Senior Friendship Centers serves more than 10,000 older adults annually.

Senior Moves
Senior Moves provides caring emotional support and experienced relocation services for seniors who are moving, and for their families. Whether it’s a local move within the Sarasota-Venice-Bradenton area, or a long-distance move into or out of this area, Senior Moves can help. We can even help you move your car! We understand that this is a difficult and stressful time for you and your family, and we are prepared to do whatever you need us to do to make the experience as smooth as possible. Just as a friend would do.

The Business Solution Group
The Business Solution Groupoffers companies and non-profit organizations business communication services, including custom publications, related services, advertising sales, business printing, and advertising and public relations services. Owner Peter Baxter is a veteran entrepreneur and business communicator who graduated from the University of Florida's College of Journalism and Communications. During a career spanning more than two decades, he has created and produced magazines, newsletters, sales literature, and radio, television and multi-media. He has sold creative services, advertising space and printing.

The Community Foundation of Sarasota County
We believe that the well being of each citizen is connected to that of every other and that the vitality of a community is determined by the quality of these relationships. We believe that when charitable giving in general grows, positive changes occur and our community is strengthened. We believe that well-directed leadership can help to create a better place to live.  The Community Foundation brings together citizens and organizations who care deeply about their community and who believe that people can act locally to improve the quality of life.

The Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce
The Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce is a major force in our community's economic prosperity and outstanding lifestyle. An award-winning not-for-profit membership organization, The Chamber provides the leadership to achieve a diverse balanced economy that enhances the quality of living and working in greater Sarasota. Our community enjoys "Good Life" and "Good Business."

The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.

TideWell Hospice and Palliative Care
When quantity of time is no longer possible, TideWell Hospice and Palliative Care's focus is quality — making the most of the time that remains. It's a concept of celebrating life and the relationships that make every day special. That can mean different things to different people. Perhaps it's simply a chance to spend time with loved ones in comfortable surroundings. Maybe it's reconnecting with someone who has been separated by miles, time or circumstances. For more than 25 years, TideWell has provided the highest quality care to patients and families dealing with advanced illness, while honoring human dignity and personal choice. TideWell strives to treat the whole person - fulfilling physical, psychosocial and spiritual needs - and views the patient and his/her family as a unit. That's what makes us so unique in today's health care picture.

Veteran Services (Sarasota County)
County Veteran Services unit provides assistance to veterans and their families with filing claims for veterans benefits. Benefits include: compensation for service related disabilities, medical benefits, pension for wartime veterans with non service related disabilities, survivor benefits, and death benefits. The unit also provides county assistance for burials of unclaimed bodies and indigent emergency hospital care.

Visiting Nurse Association of Florida
The Visiting Nurse Association of Florida has been an experienced home care provider since 1976. We pride ourselves on a reputation of providing outstanding caregivers and excellent care. Our experienced, professional staff interfaces with physicians and other care providers to insure a comfortable, secure and beneficial home care experience for every patient.

Watrous Video Productions
Founded in 1980, Watrous Video Productions of Sarasota, Florida is a full service facility delivering the latest technology in video acquisition and editing. We offer full scripting, shooting, editing, and duplication to manage your project from concept to completion. We provide standard linear and digital non-linear editing with multi-layering and graphics capabilities. 

Youthful Aging Home Health
Youthful Aging Home Health delivers client-centered care designed to slow the loss of physical mobility and memory dexterity, enabling greater independence for as long as possible.

Hearing Loss Association of
Sarasota - Manatee


JoAnne DeVries


Alderman Oaks was the First Area Retirement Community to Provide Hear Loop Systems in our Meeting Rooms


Based on Our Success We Are Now Installing Loops in Individual Resident Apartments


Hearing Loop Systems Enhance the Hearing of those Using Hearing Aids and Devices with T-coil Technology

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Susie and Me Days

Joy In the Shadow
of Dementia


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from a Heart-Warming,

Life-Application Seminar Presented by Author & Caregiver Susan Garbett
at Alderman Oaks



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