Bickford of Lancaster

Lancaster

Nothing can replace home. At Bickford of Lancaster, 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 services, we invite you to share your stories with us, to see Bickford as an extension of your home.

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One of our activities on Monday was Mason jar painting. This allowed the Residents to let their creative side to shine.
07-12-2018
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Saturday was National Macaroni Day and to celebrate Residents made homemade noodles. They reminisced about how they use to make noodles vs using the noodle maker. They had so much fun!!
07-12-2018
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Over the weekend Mary B's enjoyed some ice cream sundaes!
07-09-2018
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Happy Independence Day from our family to yours!! Here is Max and Jim making door signs to celebrate the holiday.
07-04-2018
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Yesterday the Residents got ready for the 4th of July holiday by making wreaths to decorate their doors.
07-03-2018
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Today Mary B's made a veggie pizza! They all loved it.
06-25-2018
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Wednesday was a huge day at Bickford of Lancaster. The Residents were taken on a pontoon boat ride on Buckeye Lake compliments of the Buckeye Lake Marina. This was a ”Bucket List” item for two of our Residents, Marcelette Fowler and Dwight Pride. They had an absolute amazing time and saw Dave ... Read Full Post
Wednesday was a huge day at Bickford of Lancaster. The Residents were taken on a pontoon boat ride on Buckeye Lake compliments of the Buckeye Lake Marina. This was a ”Bucket List” item for two of our Residents, Marcelette Fowler and Dwight Pride. They had an absolute amazing time and saw Dave Thomas’ private island! (The Wendy’s Founder Dave Thomas). It is for sale, and the Residents wanted to pool together all of their “Bickford Bucks” to buy it! A huge Thank You to Buckeye Lake Marina and Mr. Dave Levacy for such a wonderful day, and for buying all of our Residents ice cream at Weldon’s afterward!
06-22-2018
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Yesterday in Mary B's a couple of the ladies got together and made puppy chow! It's peanut butter, chocolate, and powdered sugar over chex cereal. They all loved it!
06-21-2018
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Saturday the residents went blueberry picking at one of our Life Enrichment Coordinator's house.
06-19-2018
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Friday was National Flip Flop Day and so the Residents made door hangers out of flip flops.
06-19-2018
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Yesterday our gardener, Max, helped plant and water our morning glories!
06-17-2018
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It was a fun day at the Bickford Ranch for Western Day! We had western food, rubber band gun shootout, pie in the face game, lasso the horse, and snacks at the watering hole! Thank you Bickford BFMs for making it such a great and fun day for our Residents!
06-07-2018
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Max and Jess enjoying the sunshine yesterday evening!
06-05-2018
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Last night in Mary B's the guys got together and played cards. A big thank you to our BFM Michele for helping them. They had a great time!
05-30-2018
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Have a safe and happy holiday, from our family to yours.
05-28-2018
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Here are some photos of our Bickford Mothers and their children from the Mother's Day Tea.
05-12-2018
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On Wednesday, we had a wonderful time honoring all of our Bickford Mothers. We had wonderful food, beautiful music from a flute ensemble, and reminisced about the best advice, stories and the best meal Mother made for us! Thank you to the LEC's and Dining BFMs for a wonderful time!
05-12-2018
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Last Thursday, we had a wonderful National Day of Prayer service here at Bickford. The service was led mostly by our Residents. Our Residents know that God made this nation great. It is an honor to be with these great people on this special day.
05-07-2018
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Happy May everyone! Here is what we have upcoming for this month!
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A HUGE THANK YOU to Athena West, for bringing your baby goats, Stella and Latte, for our Residents and BFMs to enjoy! We love them!!!
05-02-2018
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Evening cornhole game in the Mary B’s courtyard!
05-02-2018
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Yesterday our very helpful resident, Max, helped me put together a few of our new patio chairs for Mary B's.
05-01-2018
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Happy Administrative Professionals Day to our wonderful Anna!! We could not be as great as we are without her.
04-25-2018
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On Saturday, one of our newest Residents, Bernard, taught us how to make his mashed potato candy. He then shared the candy with all the Residents. What a fun time!
04-24-2018
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Last night our Mary B's residents made delicious apple turnovers! They were a huge hit. Everyone loved them!
04-24-2018
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Last Friday, here at Bickford, we celebrated Look-a-Like-Day or Dress Like Your Twin Day. Our residents & BFMs had a blast.
04-23-2018
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Today Mary B's got creative and made beautiful works of art with paint and marbles.
04-19-2018
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Last week the Residents had such a fun filled week. We “Cruised the Open Seas” to a Disney theme, introduced the residents to fidget spinners and ended the week by making sun catchers.
04-17-2018
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It was finally nice enough over the weekend for our residents to go out and enjoy the sunshine!
04-16-2018
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Today in mary B's we had an awesome time crafting for spring! We made kites and a big pink bow.
04-11-2018
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Saturday was National No Housework Day. So, to show housekeeping our appreciation we treated them to some of their favorite things.
04-09-2018
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Did you know that yesterday was National "Sorry Charlie" Day? I am not kidding! We just so happen to have a very special "Charlie" that works for Bickford. The Residents decided to pull a prank on Charlie. They called him into the activity room and told him it was flooded. He came running with the ... Read Full Post
Did you know that yesterday was National "Sorry Charlie" Day? I am not kidding! We just so happen to have a very special "Charlie" that works for Bickford. The Residents decided to pull a prank on Charlie. They called him into the activity room and told him it was flooded. He came running with the carpet cleaner in tow and then the Residents yelled "Sorry Charlie!" We then showed him some appreciation with his favorite snacks and his favorite lunch, peanut butter and jelly. We love you Charlie!
04-07-2018
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During our Annual Easter Egg Hunt, we had an awesome day with the "Bickford little peeps" looking for eggs. Our residents look forward to this event every year.
04-02-2018
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Thank you to everyone that came out on Saturday for our Easter Egg hunt! the residents had a blast watching all your little ones run around.
03-27-2018
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Wednesday was World Poetry Day. A group of residents all gathered and read aloud their favorite poems.
03-23-2018
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Thank you so much to Petland in Chillicothe, OH for bringing the puppies, bunny and snake to visit our Residents today! They absolutely loved it!
03-13-2018
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As promised here is an update on the wreaths. Eileen was first to finish hers. Isn't it just beautiful?!
03-07-2018
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Mary B's was extra busy today! First thing this morning we had a few preschoolers come in and play parachute with them. The residents absolutely loved it!
03-07-2018
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On Saturday the residents started making a wreath for their apartment doors. They have been working very hard on them all week. Stay tuned to see the finished result!
03-06-2018
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Today Mary B's got in the spirit of St. Patrick's Day with a shamrock craft!
03-02-2018
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Here is our upcoming March newsletter!
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Saturday the Residents made melted snowman ⛄️ bark!!! Too too cute!!!
02-26-2018
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Love was in the air in a major way here at Bickford of Lancaster today... our awesome Life Enrichment Coordinators made “candy grams” that anyone could purchase and they would be delivered to Resident and BFMs today. They were a major hit! We had an awesome meal of steak, shrimp scampi, loaded ... Read Full Post
Love was in the air in a major way here at Bickford of Lancaster today... our awesome Life Enrichment Coordinators made “candy grams” that anyone could purchase and they would be delivered to Resident and BFMs today. They were a major hit! We had an awesome meal of steak, shrimp scampi, loaded baked potatoes, sautéed mushrooms, and homemade strawberry shortcake! We had a romantic setting for our 9 married couples. In the afternoon we were serenaded by a major talented banjo player, Gabe Stout, and then had a chocolate party! It was a great day!
02-15-2018
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Yesterday our ladies of Mary B's got together and made cinnamon sugar crescents. They reminisced about baking for their children and husbands. The end result was amazing! They tasted just like elephant ears from the fair.
02-08-2018
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Our Residents were working for the “Bickford Mint” on Monday as they trimmed all of our “Bickford Bucks”! If they come to an activity, they get Bickford Bucks to spend at our general store!
02-08-2018
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Yesterday was Super Bowl LII! The Eagles faced off against the Patriots and took them down! Our resident Paul, who grew up in Philadelphia, sat and cheered them on all evening. We had lots of yummy food, including a football shaped cheese ball, and plenty of laughs.
02-05-2018
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I just want to send out a huge thank you to everyone who came to our annual soup supper last night. All of the soups were delicious!
02-02-2018
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Some days all you need is your best friend and a little imagination. Dorothy and Mae had a blast playing with the play dough!
01-31-2018
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Yesterday was bubble wrap day at Bickford. We celebrated with a bubble wrap popping race between our Nurse Coordinator, Travis and Maintenance man, Charlie. The residents really enjoyed popping the bubble wrap and watching these two clown around!
01-31-2018
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Last week a resident family member donated a bowling lane, pins, and two bowling balls to our Mary B's! We have several residents who were bowlers, and they love it!
01-22-2018
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Lancaster, OH 43130
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