We believe every person who needs 24/7 help deserves top care and we strive to be the best. At the Gardens, we have one staff member for every five residents during the day to provide an engaging and stimulating environment. At night, our residents enjoy a peaceful rest while a highly trained staff member works to maintain a quality home. We want our residents to flourish and we strive to fill the days of our residents with purpose, passion, and events.
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Owner: Dale Prentiss
Dale became interested in senior care after supporting his grandparents through their transition to care facilities and realizing there was a deep need for high-quality assisted living homes. He has spent his teens and 20s in caring fields including K-12 teaching and vulnerable adult care. After completing his MBA, worked for Texas Instruments and Walbro in sales and operations with a focus on process improvement. Dale is a certified caregiver and is a hands on business owner who opened the Gardens in 2019 after four years of planning and a lifetime of preparation.
RN on Staff: Beverly Heasley
Beverly was our manager and retired at the end of August from full-time work. She now writes and updates our service plan for residents. She is a nurse, has an MBA, and has had an extensive career of over 30 years educating, advocating, and promoting principles of well-being, integrity, empowerment, and passion to transform lives and communities. Beverly was honored as one of Tucson’s Fabulous Fifty Nurses for 2019 for her accomplishments, innovations, and contributions to the health of our Tucson community. She is the President of the Arizona Gerontological Nursing Association and also a board member for Hospice Education and Legal Partnership.
Margie has been in assisted living for over 20 years and is passionate about quality care. She is extremity knowledgeable and has even taught for CGTI. In her spare time she enjoys gardening and traveling with friends.
Assistant Manager: Michelle
Michelle is extremely experienced and well-rounded. She has worked in doctor's offices, assisted living, and at Raytheon. She makes sure our communication with you loved ones medical practitioners goes smoothly. In spare time Michelle enjoys time with her eight children and grandchildren.
Lead Caregiver: George
George has been a caregiver for over 30 years and is passionate about his work. He is also a medical assistant,behavioral specialist, and is proficient in wound care. George loves sports and helping our residents enjoy life!
Lisa worked in manufacturing for many years but has been a caregiver and CNA for over 15 years and has loved every minute of her 2nd career! She is a compassionate person who loves working at The Gardens. Growing up with a terminal ill mother taught her how to care for others who are suffering providing them with love, empathy, and a strong attention to detail. Lisa is also a die-hard Dallas Cowboy’s fan and it is her goal to make sure every person she meets becomes a Cowboy’s fan.