First Coast Living Features Carina Saladino of Watercrest of San Jose Assisted Living and Memory Care Community

Senior Living
proudly announces Carina
, Executive Director of Watercrest
of San Jose Assisted Living and Memory Care Community
, as a featured
guest on First Coast Living, a live community news show airing weekdays
on Jacksonville’s First Coast News.

Saladino joins First Coast Living to educate a new generation of seniors
and their adult children on senior resources and to answer questions
regarding benefits, home care, nutrition, transportation needs as well
as the much anticipated opening of Watercrest
of San Jose Assisted Living and Memory Care Community
this summer.
The 79,000 square foot, 90-unit Watercrest luxury senior living
community set along Goodby’s Creek in Jacksonville, is currently
welcoming prospective residents and their families to the community
sales office at 9210 San Jose Boulevard, Unit 1B to secure their
reservations and schedule “dusty boot” tours of the building currently
under construction at 9075 San Jose Boulevard.

“Appearing on First Coast Living has been an incredible opportunity to
offer education and guidance to the Jacksonville community in navigating
the resources and care available to them,” says Saladino, Executive
Director of Watercrest of San Jose. “As we prepare to open Watercrest of
San Jose, I am excited to bring a team of passionate, creative and
innovative leaders to the Jacksonville area and to welcome our residents
to their new home to socialize, energize and live the life they so

of San Jose
offers 66 assisted living and 24 memory care apartments
with spacious and upscale accommodations in a comfortable and classy
design. The community boasts refinements such as signature dining, wine
bistro, concierge services, salon and spa, verandas and Florida style
outdoor living spaces. Watercrest Senior Living is committed to
enriching the lives of seniors by creating an environment of well being
through wellness programs, nutritious and savory dining, and
personalized care. All Watercrest memory care associates are Certified
Dementia Specialists and their comprehensive memory care program
utilizes innovative lifestyle approaches including personal life
silhouettes, multi-sensory enhancements, Memories in the Making, and
Music and Memory programs.

“Carina’s enthusiasm and passion for serving seniors resonates deeply
with everyone she meets, we are excited to see her engaging the
community as a trusted advisor, guiding seniors and their families with
the knowledge and understanding to make critical decisions impacting all
of their lives,” says Marc
, Principal and CEO of Watercrest Senior Living Group.

Saladino brings over 12 years of senior living experience to Watercrest
of San Jose, with focused research and training on improving the quality
of care for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. As a
licensed Assisted Living Administrator with Extended Congregate
Certification in Florida, a certified Alzheimer’s Support Group leader
and Virtual Dementia Tour Facilitator, Saladino has served as a guest
speaker and teacher, instructing collegiates and first responders on
positive approaches to the special needs of the dementia population.

First Coast Living is a unique magazine style show featuring local
community events and businesses; the show airs weekdays at 11am and 2pm
on WTLV Channel 12. To view a live segment with Carina Saladino on First
Coast News visit
and search “Watercrest.”

For information on Watercrest of San Jose Assisted Living and Memory
Care Community please call 904-510-5482 or visit


Watercrest Senior Living
Kathryn Vorkapich, 772-539-4553