Astral at Auburn Recognized for Delivering Exceptional Senior Living Experiences by LifeLoop

February 19, 2024 | Astral at Auburn

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Auburn, IN – Astral at Auburn, a senior living community, has been named a national winner in the 2023 Communities That Shine Awards by LifeLoop, a comprehensive software platform that holistically supports associates, residents and their families. 

In its third year, the awards program shines a spotlight on senior living communities delivering exceptional experiences for residents and those who care for them. Astral at Auburn was chosen as a winner in the Brilliance in Fostering Connections category.

“We are so honored to be chosen as a winner in the 2023 Communities That Shine Awards. This is a testament to the passion Astral at Auburn has for our residents, their family members, and our associates. By integrating the latest technology with our compassionate and quality care, we have significantly improved the senior living experience,” stated Grace Faurote, Executive Director.

To be considered for a Communities That Shine award, communities nominate their organization by sharing how they have used LifeLoop’s solutions (LifeLoop operations platform and iN2L content) to enhance resident experience, improve staff experience, and keep family members connected to their loved ones. 

Some of the key outcomes that demonstrate how Communities That Shine award winners are leveraging LifeLoop technology to make senior living exceptional include:

  • 94% of staff have saved time in their day-to-day operations
  • 88% of customers say LifeLoop has a positive impact on their occupancy rate
  • 78% of staff now feel their overall job is easier, better, or more satisfying with LifeLoop
  • 67% of communities increased resident engagement since implementing LifeLoop

“At LifeLoop, our mission is to make senior living exceptional for everyone, and Astral at Auburn embodies that mission tenfold,” said Paige Mantel, Chief Marketing Officer at LifeLoop. “But more than that, Astral at Auburn is experiencing significantly improved outcomes across their community. With ongoing staffing challenges, it’s even more important that communities find ways to streamline and innovate their processes and operations to make sure they’re able to do what they love most—spend time with residents.”

For a full list of the 2023 Communities That Shine Awards winners, visit the webpage here.

About Astral at Auburn

Astral at Auburn is managed by Franciscan Advisory Services, Inc., a division of Franciscan Ministries, sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago, a leader in the senior living market. Franciscan Ministries currently owns or operates communities throughout Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, and New York. 

Franciscan Ministries is a mission-driven nonprofit Catholic senior living organization offering independent living, assisted living, skilled nursing, post-acute rehabilitation, memory care and community-based services. In addition, Franciscan Ministries provides third-party management services through Franciscan Advisory Services. The Ministry also supports young, at-risk women seeking a Catholic secondary education and operates a family violence prevention center and shelter. 

About LifeLoop

LifeLoop was founded with a singular goal: to help senior living communities flourish. Our passion for harnessing technology to improve people’s lives has made us the leading senior living software provider for the largest and most diverse population of senior living communities today. Our comprehensive platform provides solutions that help residents thrive by delivering a more holistic approach to enriching the resident experience, not just through engaging content, but also through empowering the staff who support them and facilitating connections with their families—making senior care exceptional for everyone. To learn how LifeLoop helps communities flourish, please visit


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