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Volunteer and Residents Making Each Others' Days

Posted on Jan 18, 2018

Twenty-four-year-old John Ackerman of Schaumburg has been smitten with Friendship Village in Schaumburg since he first started volunteering there several years ago. The feeling is mutual. “John is an amazing person. He lights up the room,” said Joshlyn Johnson, the manager for whom John works at
Better Together

Making the Move

Posted on Jan 4, 2018

For as far back as I can remember, I have provided strict instructions to my children regarding my golden years. It has always been important to me that I maintain my independence and, most importantly, that I do not become a burden to my family. This  makes me very much like most of my peers. I
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Person-centered dementia & Alzheimer’s care in Chicagoland

Posted on Dec 4, 2017

It might be the words to a song recalled. Or a warm smile returned. Or a family story shared. Or confusion and frustration soothed. There may not yet be a cure for  Alzheimer’s disease, but at In our memory support neighborhoods—Reflections at Willows Assisted Living and Reflections at Briarwood