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Effective Communications for Families Facing Alzheimer’s

Monday, May 6
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Woodcrest at Blakeford

Effective Communication Strategies is a program provided by the Alzheimer’s Association® that explores how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer’s disease.

RSVP as seating is limited.

Lunch & Learn: Scams & Frauds: How to Protect Yourself

Learn about the latest frauds and scams targeting seniors and tips for protecting yourself from these threats. Presented by Sgt. Michael Warren (MNPD)

Thursday, May 16
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Lunch will be served

RSVP by May 13

Blakeford Welcomes New CEO, Brian Barnes

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Award-Winning Blakeford Departments

In August 2018, Blakeford’s IT Department was honored with LeadingAge Tennessee’s “Excellence in Innovation” award for the development of the resident intranet which provides quick and easy access to daily calendars, menus, announcements, and more via touch-screen monitors.

Also in August, the Wellness Department received the “Honorable Culture of Well Being” award among the Mid-South division of Cigna clients for creating an environment of health and wellness for Blakeford’s team members.

Woodcrest at Blakeford Receives Quality Service Award

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