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Welcome to the Blake at Edgewater
The Blake at Edgewater delivers unsurpassed assisted senior living and memory care. Service and hospitality are blended together for a retirement experience like no other. The Blake will make you feel right at home with an atmosphere of social interaction, life enrichment and just the right amount of support.
Managed with Care by Blake Management Group
When is the right time for assisted living? When you find the right place. From the atmosphere to the care, every experience here is customized for each resident’s needs.
- Personalized floor plans with security/monitoring technology
- Customized wellness programs
- Full hospitality services from concierge to laundry
For residents who experience memory loss from Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia, The Blake offers Memory Care suites that are safe, secure and designed for residents with cognitive challenges.
- Memory-care-designed floor plans
- Monitoring system configured to match each resident’s behavioral pattern, creating a continuous protective, non-invasive security for the resident
- Customized wellness programs
- Extensive amenities customized for memory care residents
- Conveniently located on the southwest corner of Fort Mill and Charlotte highways within the Edgewater Corporate Center master-planned development
- Minutes away from entertainment, shopping and dining at both Ballantyne Village and Stonecrest at Piper Glen
- Direct access to the abundance of amenities in both Fort Mill, South Carolina, and Charlotte, North Carolina
Our Assisted Living and Memory Care suites offer dedicated staff, courtyards and tailored programs.
Great Floor Plans
A variety of suites offers flexible floor plans to meet your needs.
24-hour nursing care, seven days a week - we don't rest, so that you can rest.
Our Active Living program offers social, emotional and physical engagement.
Our delicious chef-prepared meals are served restaurant-style daily. We also offer healthy snacks available throughout the day.
The Blake's concierge services assist in resident transportation and family communication needs.
Daily and weekly housekeeping services are available.
Residents enjoy spending time in our salon, activity rooms, movie room, card-playing room, on-site physical therapy clinic and several gathering rooms.
The Blake at Edgewater offers spacious floor plan options for both assisted living and memory care.
The Blake at Edgewater team
Susan Fenster was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Go Steelers and Penguins!) She graduated from The University of Pittsburgh with a degree in Psychology. She then went on to become a Social Worker.
Director of Wellness
Sue was born in Asheville, N.C. and moved to Farmville, N.C., where she was raised and still calls Farmville home. She attended Campbell University and received her Nursing degree from Wilson School of Nursing. She has been an R.N. for 50 years.
Director of Sales
Monica was born in Pittsburgh (Go Steelers), but mostly grew up in Middletown, NY. She received her bachelors in hotel management from East Stroudsburg University and went on to spend 27 years in the hotel industry. Eight years ago she found her true passion when she began working in the senior living industry.
Director of Dining Services
Chef Mo first began her career with The Blake as Chef, then Sous Chef, and now Dining Services Director. Born and raised in Charlotte, NC, she attended the Art Institute of Charlotte & graduated with an associate’s degree in culinary arts in 2008. Before cooking professionally, she was employed at Bank of America for 19.5 years, but has been cooking since she was 13 years old.
Director of Facilities
Redouane Ouaala, who goes by Red, is from Azilal, Morocco. He attended college in Morocco, where he studied sociology and language. He speaks five different languages, but his native languages are Berber and Arabic. He also speaks French, Spanish, and, English. He has worked in Facilities Management since 2016 for several types of communities: from independent living to skilled nursing facilities.
Director of Business Operations
Alverita is from Sumter, SC and has a bachelor’s and master’s degree in Business Administration. She has previously worked in assisted living and memory care as an Administrator for 20 years. She finds caring for seniors extremely rewarding and loves being able to make someone’s day. When not at work, she enjoys spending time with family and relaxing at the beach.
Director of Activities
Originally from Waterbury, Connecticut, Kristina earned her bachelors degree in parks, recreation and leisure studies with a concentration in therapeutic recreation, at Southern Connecticut State University. Beginning her career as a therapeutic recreation intern at a hospital, Kristina soon transitioned into senior living where she became a Life Enrichment Assistant. Fast forward a few years, and Kristina grew into a resident program coordinator at a skilled nursing facility.
Walk With Me Coordinator
Hope was born and raised in Lancaster, SC with educational experience in medical management. She was introduced to assisted living when her grandmother had to move to a memory care community. When asked why she loves senior living and memory care, she said, “I love the memory care side because every day is a new day with my residents. I enjoy the good days but I love the small victories. Those are the moments I live for.”