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Exciting Year Ahead for the Terraces at Cloverwood!

2020 is off to a fantastic start for the Terraces at Cloverwood, Friendly Senior Living’s newest community! Offering some of the largest independent senior living apartments in the area, the Terraces is proud to introduce the next generation of retirement living. With an emphasis on exceptional amenities, top-notch service, wellness in all dimensions and the […]

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It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

At the Friendly Home, we are focused on our Members’ health and happiness every day. During the holiday season, our Life Enrichment team and the entire Friendly Home staff strive to make this time of year especially enjoyable and meaningful. Living in a nursing home doesn’t mean giving up cherished traditions! We bake cookies using […]

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Inspire. Innovate. Impact.

It is my great pleasure and honor to share that Friendly Senior Living recently completed a fundraising campaign with fantastic results! We exceeded our goal of $4.5 million, thanks to the support of our friends in the community, including companies, foundations and individuals. The hard work and dedication of our campaign committee and staff, coupled […]

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What Does the Next Generation of Retirement Living Look Like?

Health conscious. Educated. Foodies. Independent. High expectations. Technologically savvy. Accustomed to options and variety. Socially minded. These are just some of the characteristics describing today’s Baby Boomers. In seeking a retirement community, they’re looking for more than just a place to live. Freedom from routine home ownership tasks, a vibrant and engaging lifestyle, choices and […]

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Ten Ways to Avoid Slips, Trips and Falls!

Falls are the leading cause of injury for people aged 65 and over. And while the risk of falls increases as you age, the tips below are applicable to all of us! ·  Remove all throw rugs and keep walkways free of clutter. Keep an eye out for uneven surfaces. ·  Be sure to have […]

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Connect to Purpose

“The purpose of life is to contribute in some way to making things better.” Robert F. Kennedy One of the greatest feelings in the world is having a life with purpose. This need does not diminish as one ages. Unfortunately, this need is often overlooked for people residing in nursing homes. No wonder the prevalence […]

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Understanding & Navigating Senior Living and Health Care Options

We understand that the world of senior living can be confusing and even overwhelming for consumers, and we’d like to help you gain a better understanding of the various levels of senior living and healthcare options that are available. The Friendly Senior Living continuum of caring communities is a trusted provider of these services, and […]

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Celebrating Seniors!

May is Older Americans Month, a time to celebrate seniors! This year’s theme for Older Americans Month is Connect, Create, Contribute. As we look at the Friendly Senior Living continuum of caring communities, I am gratified to see so many examples of these ideals brought to life! Connect At the heart of person-directed care is […]

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“Every Moment Makes a Difference”

As we celebrate National Volunteer Appreciation Week in April, I would like to say thank you to all of the Friendly Home’s faithful volunteers! Your generosity in sharing your time and your willingness to give selflessly to help others speaks to both the strength and quality of your character. Your service truly makes a difference […]

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March is National Nutrition Month!

Nutrition tips for older adults Small steps can get you on the road to eating healthy. Here are some tips to help you on your journey to good nutrition and good health! Before you eat, think about what goes on your plate or in your bowl. Choose foods that provide the nutrients you need without […]

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