September 07, 2018
Glendale Dining Services receives recognition
Great recognition and praise for Glendale Dining Services...

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August 06, 2018
Rockingham County Rehabilitation and Nursing Center Found Perfect Food Service Provider with Glendale Senior Dining
Rockingham County Rehabilitation and Nursing Center finds exceptional food service partner in Glendale Senior Dining....

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July 16, 2018
Having the Right Food Service Partner Is One Benefit that Can Entice Prospects to Your Senior Living Community and Increase Occupancy
Senior living prospects place a high level of importance on the quality of food in their cafeterias. See how Scandinavian Living Center improves their occupancy rates by partnering with Glendale Senior Dining....

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July 03, 2018
How the Right Food Service Partner Can Raise the Bar: Entice Prospects to Your Senior Living Community by Enhancing the Senior Dining Experience
There is absolutely no doubt in my mind that a positive dining experience when visiting can lead more people to choosing your community as a place where they want to live....

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May 23, 2018
Start Increasing Your Senior Living Community Occupancy Today with This Comprehensive and Step-By-Step Guide to Outsourcing Food Services
A new LeadingAge survery reveals that food service plays a crucial role in your senior living community's occupancy rates. Learn what outsourcing food services can do for your facility!...

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January 30, 2018
Top 7 Senior Living Dining Trends for 2018: Baby Boomers Redefining Living Well in Senior Care Facilities
Baby boomers are demanding more from their senior housing food service. Is your senior living facility addressing these senior living dining trends in 2018?...

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October 17, 2017
Enhancing Casual Dining Experiences by Offering Alternative for Assisted Living Food Services
There’s a transition from the formal dining rooms to more casual dining service happening, addressing the unpopular regiment of a 5 o’clock dinner......

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April 10, 2017
What to Look for in Food Services for Nonprofits
A growing demand for restaurant-inspired dining experiences, regulations, skilled talent shortages and pressures to do more with less are prompting forward-looking operators to outsource dining management to dining servi...

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February 09, 2017
Choosing an Assisted Living Food Service Company to Cultivate Culture Change in Long-Term Care
This article details a number of things to consider when choosing an assisted living food service company, including the benefits, what to look for and questions to ask....

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August 15, 2016
How Glendale Senior Dining Turned 'Surprise' Service Disruption Into Surprisingly Positive Dining Experience
Todd Lindsay, Glendale Senior Dining Director of Business Development, says mapping out and practicing multiple plan b's based on different scenarios is central to the firm's ability to provide uninterrupted service. ...

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June 14, 2016
Glendale Senior Dining Brings Its Fresh Approach To Compassionate, Professional Food Service To The Carroll Center For The Blind
A quality meal served by caring, skilled professionals is a source of comfort and vitality to people in need. To people learning to overcome the challenges of living independently with blindness, it's a much needed respi...

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April 04, 2016
Outsourcing Dining Services Simplifies Human Resources Management At Senior Living And Residential Healthcare Communities
Running a dining services program in a senior living or residential healthcare community is a lot more complex than it used to be. Residents expect more than just three square meals a day. Today, they seek communities th...

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February 08, 2016
Glendale Senior Dining 'Surprise' Food Events Turn Every-Day Meals Into Causes for Celebration
Residents of senior and rehabilitation communities expect to be treated to a special, celebratory meal on a major holiday like Thanksgiving or Easter Sunday. But what about a meatball tasting adventure on a dreary, late-...

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November 19, 2015
Glendale Senior Dining Offers Personalized Celebration Services to Improve Senior Residents' Quality of Life
For the elderly living in senior resident communities, celebrating personal milestones with friends and family is vital to enjoying a better quality of life......

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September 29, 2015
Glendale Senior Dining Welcomes Serenity at Summit, Extending Its Offering To Rehabilitation Marketplace
To people in need, few experiences offer more dignity or comfort than a quality meal served by caring, attentive, skilled professionals....

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August 03, 2015
Glendale Senior Dining Showcases Special Event Talents at Senior Resident Communities
How can senior resident communities make a positive first impression? Glendale Senior Dining President Jim Hecker recommends special events where families and supporters can taste and see the food, and interact with staf...

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May 31, 2015
New, Sugar Free Desserts from Glendale Senior Dining Find A Sweet Spot At Senior Resident Communities
Memorial Day and other warm weather cookouts, picnics and gatherings can be tough for seniors on low sugar diets who can’t enjoy the desserts and sweets that are often a highlight....

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April 01, 2015
Glendale Senior Dining Welcomes Maplewood of Cheshire County To Growing Customer Roster
On April 1, Glendale Senior Dining becomes the dining service management provider at Maplewood of Cheshire County, a 150-bed Assisted Living and skilled level nursing community in Westmoreland, New Hampshire. ...

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January 15, 2015
Glendale Senior Dining Comes Of Age First Anniversary Marks Year of Remarkable Growth
Glendale Senior Dining, Inc. has come of age since it started serving New England senior resident communities a year ago this month. It marks its first anniversary with a strong customer base of ten senior residences. Th...

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November 26, 2014
Deep Resources and Strong Infrastructure Fuel Fast, Steady Growth at Glendale Senior Dining
Since launching in January 2014, the wholly owned subsidiary of Café Services, Inc. has earned the business of eight New England senior resident facilities. Three including the prestigious Somerville Home, Zelma Lacey...

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February 25, 2014
Scandinavian Living Center Joins Glendale Senior Dining Client Family
Glendale Senior Dining welcomes the Scandinavian Living Center to our esteemed client family of adult senior resident communities....

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January 08, 2019
First-Class Holiday Party
Last nights independent party was well done and first class all the way. Just a fantastic job all around. And all of our resident holiday parties were that way. This is one of the reasons we brought Glendale on boar...

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Michael F.
Executive Director
January 08, 2019
BRAVO! To you and your amazing team!!
Just wanted to drop you a quick note to let you know that my phone has been ringing and residents have been stopping by all day to tell me how impressed they were with you and your staff last night!   … ...

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Brenda M.
Director, Resident Life
December 20, 2018
Tonight I attended the dinner here at Gatewood Manor and I wish to express my thoughts on the event. I did not attend the early party in the meeting room. I have been here for 5 or 6 years, so I have a lot to compare ton...

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Debby B.
February 07, 2016
Serenity at Summit.
To people who are fragile in mind, body and spirit, being greeted by name and treated with genuine compassion and dignity makes all the difference in the world. Glendale Senior Dining gets this. And they go the extra mil...

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Dennis Bates
Executive Director
January 05, 2015
Assisted Living Center - Salisbury
“When I met the Glendale Senior Dining management team, I was struck by their deep understanding of small, personal senior residences like ours. Unlike large, more structured food service providers, Glendale Senior...

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Arthur Signorelli
President - Assisted Living Center—Salisbury
July 31, 2014
Scandinavian Living Center
“We chose Glendale Senior Dining because I knew from my long history working with senior management that the company intuitively knows what matters most in senior resident food service. And that’s quality, pe...

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Joe Carella
Executive Director
July 29, 2014
The Fitch Home, Inc.
“Glendale Senior Dining has the purchasing power and organizational skills I was seeking in streamlining operations and cost containment; plus infuse more energy into our resident dining experience. Since joining F...

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Joyce Lamb
February 20, 2014
Housing Initiatives of New England Corporation
"Our experience with Glendale Senior Dining has been very positive. We attribute our success to their management team that understands healthy food, quality personnel and cost analysis that makes our planning easy. A ...

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Cynthia Taylor
June 12, 2014
Mark Wentworth Home
“From our first meeting with the Glendale Senior Dining management team, we got the immediate sense that the company’s work ethic and corporate culture would be a great fit with ours. When we asked for a prop...

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William Henson
President and CEO of Mark Wentworth Home
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Glendale Dining Services – Local. Innovative. Compassionate.

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Glendale Dining Services was founded as a division of Café Services, Inc. to bring senior living and long-term care communities creative, memorable dining experiences managed by trusted hospitality, culinary and operations professionals.

Today, we deliver our distinct blend of fresh, quality food and skilled, caring services to for-profit and non-profit communities throughout the northeast, including:

  • Independent Living Communities
  • Assisted Living Communities
  • Continuing Care Retirement Centers
  • Skilled Nursing Homes
  • Drug & Alcohol Rehabilitation Centers
  • Specialty Care Communities

The Glendale Dining Services' approach to food service management centers on helping customers ensure the health and well-being of their residents. It’s a mission that’s embraced and enabled by our motivated, compassionate people.

Dedicated professionals with unmatched long-term care experience, our managers, registered dietitians, chefs and hospitality professionals work as an extension of your team to craft exciting, nutritious dining programs that enrich lives and improve outcomes.

Equally valuable is our unwavering focus on service excellence, rooted in a commitment to treat your food service management program as our own. The difference is a customized, world-class dining services program that puts the goals of your organization and dignity, delight and wellness of your residents above all else.

Contact us to learn how your community can benefit from a partnership with Glendale Dining Services.