Rochester Regional Health and Wegman Companies Grow Assisted Living & Memory Care Communities for Seniors

July 31, 2015

Rochester Regional Health and Columbia/Wegman Acquisition II announced plans today to build and manage a 111-bed assisted living community at 45 Mill Road in Greece.

The new two-story New York State-Licensed community will consist of 79 assisted living apartments, and a 32-unit memory care community serving residents who need specialized care for Alzheimer’s and other dementias.

The $23 million project, which is scheduled to be complete in fall 2016, is expected to create 140 construction and 70 permanent jobs.

Rochester Regional Health’s The Village at Unity— will manage the community. The Village currently manages more than300 independent living, assisted living, memory care units.

Columbia/Wegman Acquisition II, which is building assisted living communities nationwide, is a joint venture between Rochester-based Wegman Companies and Seattle-based Columbia Pacific Senior Housing Fund II.

“My grandfather, father, and now my siblings and I, have been involved with Rochester Regional Health for many years—and we share similar values when it comes to senior care,” said Jay Wegman, vice president, Wegman Companies, Inc.

“We are proud to partner with Wegman Companies as we share a commitment to excellence,” said Don Felter, president, Rochester Regional Health Housing Division. “Residents living in this new community will enjoy a state of the art facility, and benefit from our extensive experience and resources in support of their health, safety and well-being.”