Host Soledad O'Brien (far left) stands by as Abbi Laushine (middle right), life enrichment director at Bridges by EPOCH at Westford, accepts her 2016 Hero Award at the Argentum 2016 Senior Living Executive Conference in Denver on May 10.  (courtesy photo)

Westford’s Laushine Honored With 2016 Hero Award

Abbi Laushine, life enrichment director at Westford’s Bridges by EPOCH, has been honored by Argentum Senior Living with a 2016 Hero Award.

Laushine was one of six people honored with the award at Argentum’s 2016 Senior Living Executive Conference in Denver.

Host Soledad O'Brien (far left) stands by as Abbi Laushine (middle right), life enrichment director at Bridges by EPOCH at Westford, accepts her 2016 Hero Award at the Argentum 2016 Senior Living Executive Conference in Denver on May 10.  (courtesy photo)

Host Soledad O’Brien (far left) stands by as Abbi Laushine (middle right), life enrichment director at Bridges by EPOCH at Westford, accepts her 2016 Hero Award at the Argentum 2016 Senior Living Executive Conference in Denver on May 10. (courtesy photo)

The Argentum Hero Awards recognize individuals from across the country who represent the very best in the senior living field.

“We’re incredibly proud of Abbi,” said Joanna Cormac Burt, chief operating officer at EPOCH Senior Living. “She represents the standard of care our communities offer, and we’re thrilled she’s getting the recognition she deserves.”

As life enrichment director, Laushine leads residents at Bridges by EPOCH at Westford—a memory care assisted living community operated by EPOCH Senior Living in collaboration with National Development—in daily programming and activities that are designed to stimulate and enrich the lives of residents.