Bickford of Crown Point

Assisted Living & Memory Care

Nothing can replace home. At Bickford of Crown Point, we don’t ask you to give up your home, your treasures, your memories. Instead, we want you to bring the pieces of the home you love into ours and make it yours. Through personalized assisted living and memory care services, we invite you to share your stories with us, to see Bickford as an extension of your home.

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CHECK OUT OUR MONTHLY CALENDAR AND PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ATTEND ALL ACTIVITIES
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INTRODUCING OUR NEW EXERCISE PROGRAM here at the branch. SILVER SNEAKERS, A PROGRAM LEAD BY A CERTIFIED FITNESS INSTRUCTOR. Come join in on the fun!
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Check Out Our October Monthly Programs. Come join us and be apart of the fun!
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I really hope to see everyone at the Walk to End Alzheimer’s walk tomorrow at Hidden Lake Park! Thank you to all our family and friends that donated to such a great cause. Also, visit us on Thursday, September 25th at the Taste of Care and sample our delicious desserts. All of our food is ... Read Full Post
I really hope to see everyone at the Walk to End Alzheimer’s walk tomorrow at Hidden Lake Park! Thank you to all our family and friends that donated to such a great cause. Also, visit us on Thursday, September 25th at the Taste of Care and sample our delicious desserts. All of our food is homemade and made from scratch so we promise not to disappoint!! https://www.facebook.com/pages/Taste-of-Care/433258880144496
09-20-2014
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Calling all family and friends! We are participating in the Walk to End Alzheimer's Walk at Hidden lake park on Sunday, September 21 so if you would be interested in donating or participating in the walk please let me know! Come out and support a great cause.
09-09-2014
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CHECK OUT THE MONTHLY ACTIVITIES. Please feel free to join us at anytime.
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Join us Wednesday, September 10th at 10am OR 6pm for our monthly Alzheimers and Dementia support groups! Hope to see everyone.
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Please join us Tuesday, September 16 at 9:45am for a flu clinic at Bickford for all residents and Bickford Family Members!
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Calling all residents, families and friends! Sue Tipton-Huttel our new director is having a meet and greet with light appetizers and beverages on Wednesday, August 27th from 430pm-630pm to introduce herself to families. Hope to see everyone :)
08-25-2014
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Did you know your age has nothing to do with the amount of sleep you receive? It really has to do with how healthy you keep yourself or the types of medications you take. It is a common belief that we lose sleep the older we get, but studies show that sleep habits do not change after we turn 60. ... Read Full Post
Did you know your age has nothing to do with the amount of sleep you receive? It really has to do with how healthy you keep yourself or the types of medications you take. It is a common belief that we lose sleep the older we get, but studies show that sleep habits do not change after we turn 60. Check out this Infographic on the statistics behind age and sleep.
Are You Getting Enough Sleep? [INFOGRAPHIC]
08-14-2014
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This is an awesome story that Lori our kitchen manager told about our home cooked food. Thanks www.nwindianalife.com :) http://www.nwindianalife.com/entertainment/cuisine/44454-nourishment-on-many-levels-at-bickford-senior-living
08-12-2014
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Determination at its finest! Evert was determined to finish not only 1 but 2 puzzles. What an over achiever he is :)
08-08-2014
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PUT YOUR WESTERN ATTIRE ON AND COME JOIN US IN THE FUN!
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CHECK OUT OUR AUGUST CALENDAR OF EVENTS
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Come join us on Thursday for a "little bit of Italy". A full Italian menu will be served at lunch and then join us in the Bistro with Italian facts/trivia and finger food to enjoy around 2:30pm.
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Celebrating Elaine's B-day over the weekend! Enriching happiness right before your eyes.
07-14-2014
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CHECK OUT OUR JULY CALENDAR OF EVENTS
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HAPPY FATHER'S DAY TO ALL OF THE MEN IN OUR BRANCH. Hope you enjoyed your special meal and had a wonderful day visiting with your family.
06-15-2014
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Check out our monthly events!
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OUR LUAU WAS A HUGE SUCCESS...we started out with a wonderful Hawaiian meal prepared by our Dietary Staff, then Marnie, our Life Enrichment Coordinator scheduled afternoon entertainment along with serving refreshing drinks. Kim Vogrin brought us the sounds of the islands. Her Hawaiian attire was so ... Read Full Post
OUR LUAU WAS A HUGE SUCCESS...we started out with a wonderful Hawaiian meal prepared by our Dietary Staff, then Marnie, our Life Enrichment Coordinator scheduled afternoon entertainment along with serving refreshing drinks. Kim Vogrin brought us the sounds of the islands. Her Hawaiian attire was so festive as she instructed us on how to do the hula, to Tiny Bubbles. It was a gloomy day out side but felt like we were on a cruise ship enjoying the fun of visiting the islands of Hawaii.
06-13-2014
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LOOK AT THAT CAKE! Today is my final day at Bickford, look at the cake Laura Torres baked for the occasion! That's an example of the excellent food we have everyday! Keep Bickford in your plans if you need a great Assisted Living in Crown Point! -Tony
06-10-2014
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Don't forget our Alzheimer's and Dementia Support Group this Wednesday, June 11th at 10:00 am. If you cant make it this month we always have them the 2nd Wednesday of every month!
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THERE'S NEVER A BAD TIME TO GET PRETTY! Thanks to all our Bickford Family Members who work tirelesly to make our ladies look great! Thanks Sophie! -Tony
06-05-2014
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PARACHUTE FUN! Nothing is more invigorating than upper body exercise using the parachute! Everybody gets involved and has a great time. Thanks to Marnie for continuing to add items to our activity department inventory! -Tony
06-02-2014
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HAPPY MEMORIAL DAY FROM BICKFORD OF CROWN POINT: "All gave some, some gave all..." -Tony
05-26-2014
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CAN HARDLY BELIEVE THE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND IS HERE...we kicked it off by planting a vegetable garden, then ending our day enjoying the music of Ken and Cody and ice cream treats. As the song goes....I'm proud to be an American, where at least I know I'm free, and I won't forget the men who died, ... Read Full Post
CAN HARDLY BELIEVE THE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND IS HERE...we kicked it off by planting a vegetable garden, then ending our day enjoying the music of Ken and Cody and ice cream treats. As the song goes....I'm proud to be an American, where at least I know I'm free, and I won't forget the men who died, who gave that right to me and I'll proudly stand next to him to defend her still today, 'cuz there ain't no doubt I love this land, god bless the USA. -Lee Greenwood Thank you to all of the men and women who have served our country and are serving today to defend our freedom. Be safe. Enjoy your weekend and take time to give thanks!
05-23-2014
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We have solidified our Alzheimers and Dementia Group schedule. It will always be the 2nd Wednesday of every month, hope to see everyone there!
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EVERY GOOD JOB NEEDS SUPERVISORS: Not everyone was in the spirit of planting the garden. Some residents would rather supervise....
05-22-2014
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WE'RE FINALLY ABLE TO GET THE TOMATOES IN! A few days in a row above 80 degrees allows our residents the opportunity to plant our summer garden. We have eggplant, tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, and other succulent veggies that we'll enjoy later in the summer. Our Friends will enjoy weeding, ... Read Full Post
WE'RE FINALLY ABLE TO GET THE TOMATOES IN! A few days in a row above 80 degrees allows our residents the opportunity to plant our summer garden. We have eggplant, tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, and other succulent veggies that we'll enjoy later in the summer. Our Friends will enjoy weeding, watering, and harvesting. Come to Bickford and enjoy the fruits of the harvest! -Tony
05-22-2014
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It's official, our sign has arrived!
05-22-2014
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COME JOIN YOUR FRIENDS! We are moving people into Bickford at a quick rate; its filling up fast, and in a town the size of Crown Point, there's probably one of your classmates or old friends here waiting to reconnect. Tanya and I always have time to show you our lovely Branch and to share with you ... Read Full Post
COME JOIN YOUR FRIENDS! We are moving people into Bickford at a quick rate; its filling up fast, and in a town the size of Crown Point, there's probably one of your classmates or old friends here waiting to reconnect. Tanya and I always have time to show you our lovely Branch and to share with you all the benefits that living at Bickford can offer. Call us today at 219-663-0972 and let's schedule a tour! -Tony
05-20-2014
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LOVING THIS WEATHER (?): Well, it got cold again, almost cold enough to snow! But, at least we have fond memories of sitting out in our lovely courtyards earlier this week-we said the Rosary and enjoyed the sunshine, which we hope will come back again soon. Move into Bickford and enjoy our ... Read Full Post
LOVING THIS WEATHER (?): Well, it got cold again, almost cold enough to snow! But, at least we have fond memories of sitting out in our lovely courtyards earlier this week-we said the Rosary and enjoyed the sunshine, which we hope will come back again soon. Move into Bickford and enjoy our amenities! -Tony
05-14-2014
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NICE SUNRISE THIS MORNING: I came in at 4:00AM to conduct a fire drill, and was treated to this awesome sunrise over our pond. I still have a few apartments remaining with this view: call Tanya or I today to get started! -Tony
05-10-2014
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SADNESS GOES BYE-BYE-O ON CINCO DE MAYO! Its hard to be down in the dumps when you have as much fun as we do at Bickford! These photos show our Cinco de Mayo party from yesterday; I was doing the Mexican Hat Dance, not having a seizure! Come join in the fun, a few apartments remain-stop in and see ... Read Full Post
SADNESS GOES BYE-BYE-O ON CINCO DE MAYO! Its hard to be down in the dumps when you have as much fun as we do at Bickford! These photos show our Cinco de Mayo party from yesterday; I was doing the Mexican Hat Dance, not having a seizure! Come join in the fun, a few apartments remain-stop in and see us! !Ariba! -Tony
05-06-2014
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KENTUCKY DERBY TIME! Congrats to California Chrome, Bickford's favorite to win did so! We celebrated with Mint Juleps, we designed colorful sun bonnets for the occasion, and we had our own horse race around an activity table. Keeping you engaged in current events...that's Bickford of Crown Point! ... Read Full Post
KENTUCKY DERBY TIME! Congrats to California Chrome, Bickford's favorite to win did so! We celebrated with Mint Juleps, we designed colorful sun bonnets for the occasion, and we had our own horse race around an activity table. Keeping you engaged in current events...that's Bickford of Crown Point! -Tony
05-05-2014
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LET'S CELEBRATE CINCO de MAYO TOGETHER!
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What a beautiful Saturday afternoon at Bickford Crown Point! Come visit me this weekend to take a tour or stroll through our courtyard :)
05-03-2014
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NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER RECOGNIZED AT BICKFORD: Thanks to Marnie for scheduling our exceptional Chaplains Rick and Tracy who led our assembly in Prayers for the Nation and Its Needs. The ceremony was well-attended and touched all present.
05-01-2014
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Check out our monthly programming for May.Please feel comfortable joining us for any scheduled event.
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Join us for National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 1 at 10am! God Bless
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Visit Bickford of Crown Point on Thursday, May 8 from 1-3pm as Zounds Hearing of Crown Point will be conducting FREE hearing tests!
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OUT ON THE TOWN LAST NIGHT! Tanya and I were among the 640 guests at the Spring Fling social event held Friday evening at the Halls of Saint George in Schererville. We provided a small sponsorship role and Bickford was recognized throughout the night as a community leader in Assisted Living and ... Read Full Post
OUT ON THE TOWN LAST NIGHT! Tanya and I were among the 640 guests at the Spring Fling social event held Friday evening at the Halls of Saint George in Schererville. We provided a small sponsorship role and Bickford was recognized throughout the night as a community leader in Assisted Living and Memory Care for Northwest Indiana. Let us know how we can partner with your event to spread the Good News of Bickford far and wide! -Tony
04-26-2014
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MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR OUR MAY EVENTS! Here's a sampling of reasons to come visit Bickford in May. May 6th, we will hold our second Alzheimer's and Dementia support group. The first meeting was very well received and you will benefit if you attend. Two days later, on Thursday, May 8th, we will ... Read Full Post
MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR OUR MAY EVENTS! Here's a sampling of reasons to come visit Bickford in May. May 6th, we will hold our second Alzheimer's and Dementia support group. The first meeting was very well received and you will benefit if you attend. Two days later, on Thursday, May 8th, we will partner with Kevin Hand and his new Crown Point business, Zounds Hearing. We'll have free hearing screenings on-site and Kevin can help you if you need to upgrade your hearing aides. Lastly, on May 27th Bickford will host the Crossroads Chamber of Commerce Business After-Hours, an event I know will be well-attended. We appreciate your support! -Tony
04-25-2014
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SIX-MONTH ANNIVERSARY COOKOUT WAS A HIT! We had just the right amount of sunshine and breeze to make a wonderful day! Thanks to everyone who came out, over 80 people attended and Tanya is calling people who won door prizes to tell them about their good fortune. Here, Lou, Carol, Tiffany and I smile ... Read Full Post
SIX-MONTH ANNIVERSARY COOKOUT WAS A HIT! We had just the right amount of sunshine and breeze to make a wonderful day! Thanks to everyone who came out, over 80 people attended and Tanya is calling people who won door prizes to tell them about their good fortune. Here, Lou, Carol, Tiffany and I smile for the camera as we take a quick break from grilling. Don't wait for our next party: come see us anytime! -Tony
04-25-2014
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HiHo,HiHo IT WAS OFF TO THE RED ROBIN WE GO. Stopped by and had a burger together, laughed and enjoyed each others company. It was a great time and look forward to more outings like this!
04-23-2014
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CAN YOU BRING A DOLLAR TO OUR OPEN HOUSE TOMORROW? One of our many community partners is Northwest Indiana Habitat for Humanity, whose Chairman, former Crown Point Mayor Dan Klein, is fundraising to build a home specifically for a Northwest Indiana Military Veteran in need. Habitat is going to ... Read Full Post
CAN YOU BRING A DOLLAR TO OUR OPEN HOUSE TOMORROW? One of our many community partners is Northwest Indiana Habitat for Humanity, whose Chairman, former Crown Point Mayor Dan Klein, is fundraising to build a home specifically for a Northwest Indiana Military Veteran in need. Habitat is going to bring their "wall," a section of particle board that will be built into the actual home, and upon which well-wishers can write notes of encouragement and support to the Veteran. Habitat will also have a green hardhat they'll pass around in case anyone can support them financially and help defray the estimated $90,000 in costs to build the home. Help if you can! -Tony
04-22-2014
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OUR NEW EXERCISE CLASS IS UP AND RUNNING! Thanks to the dedicated Physical Therapists from CM Sunshine Home Health Care, we now have our weekly, professionally-coached exercise class up and running. We're glad to have so many community partners supporting us. Now lift those weights! -Tony
04-22-2014
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For our 6 month anniversary open house on 4/23 from 1-5pm we will also have the "Wall of Wishes" which is a wall that is actually used in the siding of the actual home that is being built for a local Veteran in NWI by Habitat for Humanity Veterans Build. We will also have the "Build for a Buck" ... Read Full Post
For our 6 month anniversary open house on 4/23 from 1-5pm we will also have the "Wall of Wishes" which is a wall that is actually used in the siding of the actual home that is being built for a local Veteran in NWI by Habitat for Humanity Veterans Build. We will also have the "Build for a Buck" hard hat at Bickford Crown Point so bring your spare coins to assist in the Veterans Build initiative. If everyone donates $1 several homes can be built for Veterans!
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KEN AND MARC WILL BE HERE TO SING GOSPEL SONGS on Good Friday at 10 am. Stop by the Bistro to join us. While you're there enjoy a cup of coffee and coffee cake. Everyone is welcome!
04-16-2014
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Story time with Barb Houk from the Crown Point Library. We learned all about Easter and Eggs!
04-16-2014
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