Cardinal Ventures, Inc. is building the 153,000-square-foot assisted living and memory care community, along with several dozen independent living cottages on Rahling Road in West Little Rock. The assisted living and memory care suites are designed for comfort and safety, while allowing seniors a joyful experience every day. The independent living cottages will feature two- and three-bedroom floor plans and garages.
“It’s such a privilege to lead The Blake’s first senior living community in Little Rock,” said Black. “Our shared mission towards first-rate hospitality and high-quality care in a luxurious atmosphere will bring an unparalleled community to seniors of every age.”
Stephen Black brings a vast and diverse background to The Blake team. Obtaining his Business Administration degrees at the undergraduate and graduate levels from Williams Baptist and Belhaven universities, he carries 12 years of exceeding experience in long-term senior care.
“We are delighted to introduce Stephen to The Blake— a commendable addition to the Little Rock area,” said Harrison Young of Cardinal Ventures, Inc. “His excitement to blend upscale hospitality with the golden age of retirement will foster a community unlike any other. Together with current community leaders, Lindsey Spears and Susan Webre, we have a stellar team ready to serve.”
Black will bring an outstanding culture to The Blake community. Even amid a global pandemic, Black has proven a one-of-a-kind ability to intertwine focused leadership with remarkable compassion among his staff and residents. His impressive experience and captivated heart toward senior living and each of his personal and working relationships will serve the Little Rock community unlike any other.
At The Blake at Chenal Valley, independent living cottages will offer residents 55 and older a home that provides luxurious living, 24/7 service, resort-style dining and phenomenal accommodations. With access to an exclusive clubhouse, residents of these cottages have 24-hour access to a spacious gathering place to enjoy a variety of activities. The assisted living model features customized care for every resident in the accommodating, pristine comfort of one- and two-bedroom suites and studios.
Deeply rooted in hospitality, the Blake strives for the best in care and quality of life, as well as exceptional value. Communities are staffed by licensed nurses 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The Blake also takes pride in delivering an exceptional dining experience with highly trained chefs and food prepared purposefully for seniors.
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