Signature Programs

EMBARK ON YOUR NEXT ADVENTURE

Designed uniquely for you, by you.

Signature Programs at The Cottages of Carmel keep you active, engaged, and young at heart by opening doors to exciting experiences you’ll love. Dive as deeply as you like into your unique interests. Or stretch to embrace new challenges that capture your imagination. 

Each Signature Program goes beyond the ordinary to ensure that you can fill your days with purpose, joy, and adventure. Indulge your curiosity and embark on your own journey. You take the wheel and set the pace.

Watermark University
Discover new ways to connect, grow, and learn with an irresistible calendar of Watermark University classes, events, programs, and outings led by our very own residents, associates, and local experts.
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Thrive Memory Care
Through our partnership with the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners, our specialized Nayas provide thoughtful care and support driven by empathy, understanding, and loving purpose.
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Gourmet Bites Cuisine
This groundbreaking signature program enhances your independence and brings back the joys of dining. Devour protein-packed, nutritionally balanced meals served as bite-sized hors d’oeurvres. No assistance and no utensils needed.
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Extraordinary Outings
Extraordinary Outings defy traditional expectations of what’s possible for residents in senior living, stepping beyond the ordinary to create meaningful experiences and joyful, lasting memories.
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EngageVR™
Watermark’s virtual reality program uses cutting-edge technology to create interactive, virtual experiences that engage, inspire, and entertain.
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Resident Ambassadors
To make your welcome warmer, fellow residents share insider knowledge, make introductions, help you get settled, and share tips for easing into community life.
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