Community Updates Blog

Crane’s Mill Neighbor of the Week – Susie Price

Say hello to our Crane’s Mill Neighbor of the Week! This week we’re featuring Susie Price. Susie moved to Crane’s Mill when the community opened in 1998, and lives in one of the cottages. (Susie’s interview is from a few years ago … she has now called Crane’s Mill her home for almost 23 years!) Susie enjoys gardening outside of her cottage and loves traveling with her daughter and the residents. …Read More »

Crane's Mill - Meet The Meekers

Crane’s Mill Neighbors of the Week – Tom & Joanne Meeker

Say hello to our Crane’s Mill Neighbors of the Week! Say hello to our Crane’s Mill Neighbors of the Week! Meet Tom and Joanne Meeker, who moved to their Crane’s Mill cottage 2017. The Meekers are a fun-loving couple who keep busy with all sorts of activities and programs on campus. The Meekers share their thoughts on the community, its staff, and more in the video below. …Read More »

Crane’s Mill Neighbor of the Week – Phyllis Novick

Say hello to our Crane’s Mill Neighbor of the Week! This week we’re featuring Phyllis Novick, who became a resident in 2016. Phyllis is involved in an array of the community’s clubs and programs. Check out this quick video to hear her thoughts on being a resident here throughout the pandemic: …Read More »

Assisted Living & Memory Support Respite Stays

Respite Stays at Crane’s Mill Provide Well-Deserved Breaks for Caregivers Caregiving is a full-time job. It’s okay to take some time for yourself. We can help. At Crane’s Mill, our expert staff, five-star rating, and home-like surroundings can put your mind at ease while you take a well-deserved self-care siesta. Respite guests can reside at Crane’s Mill for a minimum of 7 days to a maximum of 60 days, so you can book your vacation, renovate your home, or simply relax with the peace of mind that we are caring for your loved one. Call 973-276-3016 or contact us today …Read More »

Did You Know? Crane’s Mill accepts direct admissions for Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing, & Sub-Acute Rehab

The Health Center at Crane’s Mill provides top-notch care for both residents of Crane’s Mill and of the community at large. Crane’s Mill addresses the ever-changing needs of those desiring an active, independent lifestyle both today and tomorrow. Whether care is needed for a short term or as part of a comprehensive plan, residents and their loved ones can rest assured that Crane’s Mill will provide the care you need, when you need it. In the Health Center, residents find an array of different living accommodations to meet their specific needs. From Assisted Living and Memory Support to Skilled Nursing and …Read More »

A Message of Thanksgiving

Colleen Frankenfield, President & CEO of Lutheran Social Ministries of New Jersey, delivers a Message of Thanksgiving to Crane’s Mill residents and families. Lutheran Social Ministries of New Jersey is the parent organization for Crane’s Mill. Click on image to play video message. …Read More »

Is it ‘Greenhouse Season’ Already?

The leaves are falling and there’s a nip in the air, but Crane’s Mill is still as colorful as ever! It really is hard to believe that the warm weather months are gone, the leaves are falling and winter is on its way. The changing weather brings to mind one of our favorite resident-run programs: the Crane’s Mill greenhouse. Located in Towne Square just across from the library, the Crane’s Mill greenhouse holds a colorful collection of our residents’ plants and flowers so they can stay in top form all year long. Would you like to learn more about how Crane’s …Read More »