Residence on Greenbelt receives senior living Excellence Award -- Gazette.Net


The Residence on Greenbelt, a senior assisted living community, received the 2013 Excellence Award, according to its website. is an online guide to senior living options and reviews, to help families and individuals make informed decisions, according to its website.

The Excellence Award recognizes outstanding senior living communities which have consistently received high ratings from residents and their families in 2013, according to the website, and represent the top tier of independent living, assisted living, and Alzheimer’s care communities on

The Excellence Award is given only to the top 1 percent of senior living facilities nationwide, according to their website.

“Our team at the Residence on Greenbelt strives for excellence on a daily basis. Our residents and their family members are part of our family,” Cissy Nickel, executive director at Residence on Greenbelt, said in an email. “The Excellence Award is a great honor, and we will continue to live up to the standards and principles that enabled our team to earn such recognition. We are especially honored by the fact that the award is based upon the ratings of the families of residents.”