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Friendship Village Introduces New Logo
Friendship Village Introduces New Logo
Sep 02, 2014 in News & Events » In The Press

Friendship Village of Schaumburg is proud to introduce our new logo.  “This creates a contemporary marketing presence and visually solidifies the relationship between Friendship Village and its parent organization, Friendship Senior Options,” said Stephen A. Yenchek, president and CEO of...

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Boomers 2014
Boomers 2014
Sep 02, 2014 in News & Events » In The Press

It's back-to-back home runs as Friendship Village of Schaumburg and members of Schaumburg Boomers enjoy their second summer together. In a win-win relationship between the two community-oriented organizations, Friendship Village is hosting two members of the professional baseball team for the...

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Friendship Senior Options Invests in Our Youth
Friendship Senior Options Invests in Our Youth
Jul 28, 2014 in News & Events » In The Press

Four exceptional graduating high school seniors graciously accepted their scholarships awarded by Friendship Senior Options Foundation at special ceremonies this past month. Rachel Mathys of Elburn, Dhrumil Shah of Hoffman Estates, Hilary Dunn of South Elgin and Jaimie Navid of St. Charles each...

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Residents of Friendship Village Scaling New Heights
Residents of Friendship Village Scaling New Heights
Jun 25, 2014 in News & Events » In The Press

Residents of Friendship Village have earned some distinguished bragging rights. On Thursday, May 29th, eight individuals, ages 76-86, became the oldest people to scale the rock climbing walls at Lifetime Fitness in Schaumburg. "I didn't tell my kids that I was doing this today. They would have...

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Cybercycling Comes to Friendship Village
Cybercycling Comes to Friendship Village
Jun 23, 2014 in News & Events » In The Press

They can navigate speedways, explore China, traverse forests and even chase dragons, all without leaving their home. Friendship Village's CyberCycles have enticed residents, to love exercising. The high-tech exergame equipment features more than 40 virtual destinations, games, challenges and...

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Friendship Village Ranks Among the Very Best
Friendship Village Ranks Among the Very Best
Mar 24, 2014 in News & Events » In The Press

Friendship Village of Schaumburg’s Briarwood Healthcare Center has been reported as being one of the best nursing homes in the country by U.S. News and World Report. This prestigious honor is awarded to only the top nursing homes, providing high quality and attentive care. “Our commitment is to...

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Weathering The Winter At Friendship Village
Weathering The Winter At Friendship Village
Feb 12, 2014 in News & Events » In The Press

When Mary Pace first tried Friendship Village’s Weather the Winter Program, she viewed it as a vacation, and in fact “a very nice vacation.” Weather the Winter is a program which allows seniors to try out a three month, no-obligation stay in a furnished apartment at Friendship Village.

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Friendship Village Unveils Briarwood Healthcare Center Renovations
Friendship Village Unveils Briarwood Healthcare Center Renovations
Jan 11, 2014 in News & Events » In The Press

Briarwood Healthcare Center at Friendship Village in Schaumburg is beginning its 38th year having unveiled major renovations. The project features not only a visual facelift, but also structural changes to encourage optimal delivery of care.

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Martin Luther King Day Special Observance at Friendship Village
Martin Luther King Day Special Observance at Friendship Village
Jan 11, 2014 in News & Events » In The Press

Friendship Village of Schaumburg will hold a special observance of Martin Luther King Day, featuring a unique Community Mural of Inspiration. During the course of the day, residents, associates and visitors will have the opportunity to write on a yellow paper cutout flame, about something that...

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Residents of Friendship Village Give Back to their Community
Residents of Friendship Village Give Back to their Community
Dec 27, 2013 in News & Events » In The Press

The residents of Friendship Village in Schaumburg have enjoyed the holiday season while spending time giving back to their community. Earlier this month, residents and staff signed and decorated 240 Christmas cards to be sent to our troops. These cards were mailed in packages by volunteers at the...

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LCAP Infuses Youth and Energy at Friendship Village
LCAP Infuses Youth and Energy at Friendship Village
Nov 26, 2013 in News & Events » In The Press

There’s an infusion of youth and energy each week as 55 area high school students volunteer on the campus of Friendship Village. The high school seniors are participating in the District 211’s Learning Through Communication Action Program. The program, which is known as LCAP and includes Hoffman...

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Celebrating 120 Years
Celebrating 120 Years
Nov 19, 2013 in News & Events » In The Press

Nearly 300 people gathered at Friendship Village on Saturday to learn about the 1893 Columbia Exposition held in Chicago 120 years ago.

Bob Dion, a self-proclaimed World’s Fair ‘geek’ was on hand to show his memorabilia from the great event. He shared stories and slides of the Fair grounds and...

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