Being Scrooge Has It’s Benefits

We all have a different idea of what it means to SAVE money! It may depend on how we were brought up, current financial situations, peer pressure, etc. Regardless, we all should jump at the chance to save money and it’s never too late! In the December 2018/January 2019 issue of the AARP magazine, there  … Read more

Controlling Your Weight

                                                                                        The Lockhorns by Bunny Hoest and John Reiner   I don’t know about you but when I go to the doctor and they make me weigh in, I try to take off as many clothes as possible. Ever tried standing in different positions on your scale to see if you weigh less? One thing you can  … Read more

What a Sight!!!

January 20th was a great day to be at FFC! The rain and snow showered its beauty on us and with the colder weather to come, we may enjoy it for quite a while.  Some complained that it was so messy and cold, but I looked outside and saw glistening diamonds on the trees. The  … Read more

FFC- Chili for Charity

Cathy McKean from our Dietary Department is whipping up her father’s famous chili recipe for the chili cook-off on Thursday, January 24, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Morrisson-Reeves Library! Cathy and I will be there to help in this fundraising event. Our portion of the proceeds will help fund our OMA Program (Opening  … Read more

Holiday Gatherings

Each year our residents have many opportunities to celebrate the holidays at FFC.   This past week they enjoyed a “Resident Christmas Dinner” enjoying appetizers and a wonderful meal along with fellowship and spirited conversation. Our ladies love to dress up making the evening festivities even more special. Holiday music was in the air adding a  … Read more

Our Board of Trustees

Friends Fellowship Community is very fortunate to have such a dedicated group of people that serve on our Board of Trustees.  Their time as trustees and committee members is so valuable helping us shape the future direction of FFC. On a warm summer evening we took this picture before our June meeting while we had  … Read more

Our Board of Trustees

Friends Fellowship Community is very fortunate to have such a dedicated group of people that serve on our Board of Trustees. On a warm summer evening we took this picture before our June meeting while we had everyone together. This photo also features our new entrance to the Main Building. We are extremely fortunate to  … Read more

We Are Thankful!

On Saturday, November 17, Friends Fellowship Community hosted our annual Courtyards Thanksgiving Dinner. This event allows families and residents to be together for this special holiday.  Our staff prepares a wonderful meal that “almost” feels like being at home. Many of these families would otherwise not be able to be together or would have real  … Read more

Keep That Toothbrush Handy

We all know how important it is to brush and floss our teeth. Good dental habits start when we are very young and hopefully continue throughout our lives. I recently read a fascinating article detailing how poor dental habits can affect many parts of our bodies.   I am attaching the link to the article. https://www.aarp.org/health/healthy-living/info-2018/healthy-teeth-prevent-disease.html  … Read more

29th Annual Employee Service Awards Banquet

On November 1, 2018, Friends Fellowship employees gathered at The Olde Richmond Inn for our annual awards banquet.   Service pins were awarded to 53 employees ranging from one year to thirty-five years of service.   Dinner was followed by the presentation of awards and a message from our President, Jeff Baxter. For several years we have  … Read more