The November 2017 issue of Granby Living Magazine includes a spotlight on The McAuley and residents Barbara and Martin Letscher.

Click here to read the full story. 

Please join us for a very tasteful four-course conversation.

Our Executive Chef has created a delicious four-course lunch that will complement tableside conversations you will enjoy with current residents and our professional colleagues.  Take this opportunity to ask questions about our amenities and residences, health and wellness programs, and everything you’ve ever wondered about living in a Life Plan Community.  After lunch, join us for a guided tour of The McAuley and get a glimpse of how good life can be when you choose 275 Steele Road in West Hartford as your address!

Savor an afternoon of culinary and cultural delight! Join us for a mouthwatering luncheon while exploring the rich history that makes West Hartford one of a kind. Jennifer DiCola Matos, executive director of The Noah Webster House and West Hartford Historical Society, will delve into our area’s fascinating history – including one of its most famous residents ­– while you sample our Chef’s favorite dishes. After lunch, join us for a tour of The McAuley,

Elizabeth Proffitt has been appointed Sales Counselor at The McAuley, West Hartford’s only Life Plan Community.  Most recently, she served as director of sales & marketing for The Heritage of Green Hills in Shillington, PA, which achieved  95% occupancy under her leadership.   She also has the experience of starting up her own home-based personal training business focused on physical fitness and nutrition for the senior population.  Earlier in her career, she managed 82 health clubs for Bally Total Fitness’

At this time, this event has reached full capacity and we cannot accept any more registrants. Thank you!

The McAuley proudly welcomes health and wellness specialist Barbara Klau, who will present “Brain Fitness.” This educational session delves into the normal, age-associated memory impairments that many people experience as they grow older, and offers easy-to-learn tips on how you can keep your mind healthy and fit. Learn about:

  • The importance of attitude
  • The importance of focus
  • External Memory Techniques
  • Visualization

Refreshments will be provided,

The Mercy Community is proud to celebrate the anniversary of the opening of the first “House of Mercy” on  September 24, 1827 in Dublin, Ireland with a full week of special events. Catherine McAuley, founder of the Sisters of Mercy, devoted her life to the poor, sick and uneducated, and today we continue her legacy of caring and compassion in the name of Mercy.

Please review our Mercy Week schedule here and join us for any/all of our public events. 

Both our afternoon presentation “Sinatra in Hollywood” by Tom Santopietro, author of the book with the same name, and our evening performance “His Way:  A Tribute to Frank Sinatra” are filled to capacity.  We regret that we can no longer accept reservations or place individuals on our extensive wait lists.  Thanks to all of our residents at The McAuley and in the greater community who have shown such tremendous interest in being with us for our September 25 musical launch to Mercy Week!

We cordially invite you to visit The McAuley during one of our two Summer Open Houses.  On Thursday, July 27 and Tuesday, August 22 from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m., we welcome you to enjoy refreshments, visit our beautifully appointed model apartments, and to learn all you can about life at The McAuley:  West Hartford’s Only Life Plan Community.

Register today at or by calling 860.920.6319. 

The McAuley welcomes you to a Four Course Conversation on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.  Our Executive Chef has created a delicious menu with you in mind, four of our executives are prepared to talk with you about why The McAuley could be the best decision you’ll ever make, and all we need is you!

Advance registration is required as seating is limited, so reserve your spot at our table today. 

The McAuley proudly welcomes the return of industry expert Hoppy Sell, vice president of sales and marketing at Spectrum Consultants. He will present “The Elephant in the Room” Tuesday, June 20, at 2:00 p.m. in The McAuley Auditorium. This interactive presentation addresses the many questions you have about retirement living, but haven’t yet asked. Refreshments will be provided. Plus, get an inside look at The McAuley while touring our model apartments.


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More Than a Century of Tradition, Mission, and Compassion

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