After 43 years working as a registered nurse, Deborah Hanson, along with her husband, Peter, recently moved to Colorado. Here they have joined their son Matthew and his wife, Jennifer, in a project three and a half years in the making.
The Landmark Memory Care facility grew out of years of family discussions about how, together, they might harness their gifts to serve an underserved population of elders. Ordained as vocational deacon in 2011, Deborah views this new ministry as the extraordinary culmination of her professional career as a caregiver. Peter, for his part, had devoted his career to the restaurant and hospitality industry—in his last post working as the food and nutrition supervisor for a 550-bed hospital. Jennifer and Matthew, meanwhile, have a business (Helping Hands Consulting, LLC) that assists clients through the Medicaid application process for long-term care. READ MORE