Bickford of Peoria

Senior Living

Nothing can replace home. At Bickford of Peoria, 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 independent living, 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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Another busy day! Trying to get moved in and settled in our new Activity Room. Whew...thank goodness & have plenty of helpers (residents) willing to spend quality time w/me while sorting, cleaning, organizing. Bless their hearts....gotta love them! Have a great day everyone!
06-26-2017
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Beautiful summer day! Here's hoping that our residents get out and about today...enjoy the sunshine. Have a great day!
06-25-2017
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Happy Birthday Party today for our June Birthdays! Barbershoppers will be coming into sing for our residents! Good Times!
06-23-2017
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Bruce Brown -
The Entire Bickford gang out for ice cream and a beautiful drive along the river, at Mary B's in Peoria
06-21-2017
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Another day of gardening for me & my residents. We are going to have the best looking decks (x3)! The residents visit, watch the birds and help me decide what plants go where....busy, busy people!
06-21-2017
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Beautiful day out again today! I hope our residents get outside today and enjoy the weather! Have a good day everyone!
06-20-2017
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Happy Father's Day to all of the Bickford Dad's and family members! Hope you all have a wonderful Dad-like day!
06-18-2017
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Bruce Brown -
Tom doing some serious fishing at Dixon's in Peoria, just one our many field trips at Mary B's.
06-15-2017
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Hot, hot and hot...in more ways than one at the Bickford of Peoria! We are coping w/the hot weather, but on the fun side...we are enjoying our "hot" new look...carpet, furniture, decks and more! What fun!
06-14-2017
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Happiness is raining down on us at the Bickford. New furniture has arrived and it is beautiful! The residents had a good time watching all the activity of bringing the furniture in, unpacking it and putting everything together. Lots of busy people helping to make a lovely and happy home for our ... Read Full Post
Happiness is raining down on us at the Bickford. New furniture has arrived and it is beautiful! The residents had a good time watching all the activity of bringing the furniture in, unpacking it and putting everything together. Lots of busy people helping to make a lovely and happy home for our residents! Thank you so much!
06-13-2017
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Bruce Brown -
Tom doing some Fishing at our Hooked on fishing trip at Dixon's in east Peoria.
06-11-2017
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Barb is guarding the Beautiful courtyard at Mary B's in Peoria.
06-11-2017
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Bruce Brown -
Glenn a die hard Cubs fan telling us at Mary B's in Peoria why the are winning the World Series again. "Go Cubs Go"
06-11-2017
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Bruce Brown -
Boys will be boys at our Luau party at Mary B's in Peoria.
06-10-2017
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Bruce Brown -
Jessica and Gayle hanging out at Mary B's in Peoria during a social.
06-03-2017
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Bruce Brown -
Glenn and Doris with Helen in the back, on our road trip to check out the Sights and sounds of Peoria.
06-03-2017
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Bruce Brown -
Barb is relaxing in our beautiful Courtyard at Mary B's in Peoria.
06-03-2017
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Bruce Brown -
Hi all, please take a look at our newsletter for June! We have a lot of fun things planned and we are excited to celebrate National Candy Month!!! :)
Check out the PDF 06-01-2017
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Gayla Karrick -
What a beautiful Memorial Day! A sincere thank you goes out to all of our Bickford Veterans for their dedication to our country, their service w/honors and their sacrifices they made for each and every one of us. We are blessed to have you with us.
05-29-2017
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Gayla Karrick -
Beautiful day out today! Hope everyone is enjoying the sunshine. Good day to be out and about!
05-28-2017
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Bruce Brown -
Flo is such a fixture here at Mary B's in Peoria each week giving us our Devotionals on Wednesday, and our Church Service in Sunday.
05-25-2017
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Gayla Karrick -
Back to work today....was thrilling to hear the residents say they missed me! Dreary day today, but we will try to put some sparkle into the day! Have a good Tuesday everyone!
05-23-2017
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Bruce Brown -
What a awesome day at Bickford Senior Living and Mary B's in Peoria. Armed Forces Day fantastic event is makes you proud to be an American.
05-21-2017
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Bruce Brown -
What beautiful ceremony at Bickford of Peoria, thank you IL Region 3 Patriot Guard Riders, for handing out certificates to our heroes, at our Armed Forces Day held on May 20th.
05-21-2017
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Bruce Brown -
This is just one of our American heroes at are Armed Forces day at our Bickford campus in Peoria.
05-21-2017
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What a great time with Judy and the Pacemakers live music is always a hit at Mary B's in Peoria.
05-19-2017
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Jennifer and Tom enjoying listening to Judy and the Pace Makers,at Mary B's in Peoria.
05-19-2017
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Gayla Karrick -
Nasty weather coming through our area. Please be safe! We will be watching, listening and making sure all of our Bickford residents are safe.
05-18-2017
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Bruce Brown -
Thank you, 5th Grade Choir for coming to Mary B's in Peoria this beautiful Wednesday morning the concert was fantastic.
05-16-2017
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Gayle with Jessica and Chawn enjoying a beautiful day in our courtyard at Mary B's in Peoria.
05-15-2017
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Chawn getting a visit from Family on Mothers day at Marty B's in peoria.
05-14-2017
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Lorraine enjoying the courtyard at Mary B's in Peoria.
05-13-2017
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Jerry helping us water the beautiful Courtyard at Mary B's in Peoria.
05-13-2017
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Oh my, another busy week at the Bickford of Peoria! Today is our Mother's Day Tea Party. Refreshments, door prizes, games, love and laughter is on the agenda! Hope everyone has a wonderful day!
05-13-2017
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Bruce Brown -
Beautiful bluegrass music played at Mary B's in Peoria Thursday night the residence, really enjoyed the all there favorite old country music.
05-12-2017
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What a Beautiful day at Mary B's in Peoria Chawn is our garden inspector making sure the job is done right.
05-10-2017
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Darwin and Dave Dancing with the Bickford Stars at Mary B's in Peoria .
05-10-2017
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Helen and her grandchildren enjoying the courtyard at Mary B's in Peoria on a beautiful Sunday afternoon.
05-10-2017
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Heather and Basil enjoying our yard at Mary B's in Peoria.
05-09-2017
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Bruce Brown -
Mac woodworking at Mary B's in Peoria just one our many activities,we offer keeping our residents busy.
05-09-2017
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Gayla Karrick -
Carpet, carpet everywhere and it looks fabulous! The men are doing a great job and the residents are having so much fun watching the progress! Exciting...Bickford of Peoria is getting a facelift!
05-09-2017
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Celebrating Cinco de Mayo in style at Mary B's in Peoria ,Doris is ready to party.
05-08-2017
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Jean and Lori planting flowers in our beautiful courtyard at Mary B' in Peoria come over a take a tour today.
05-08-2017
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Ruth enjoying our beautiful courtyard at Mary B's come a take a tour today.
05-07-2017
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Barb is giving the pinata a smack during our Cinco de Mayo celebration at Mary B' in Peoria in our fabulous Courtyard.
05-06-2017
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Mary B's very own Martha Stewart talking to Tom about our options on our beautiful garden in the courtyard.
05-06-2017
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Gayla Karrick -
Going to a garden nursery tomorrow! Excited to see what flowers the residents will pick out for the pots on the deck! "Adopt a Pot" is the program and the residents will be in charge of "sprucing" up the decks this year! Lots of ideas to make the decks an outdoor oasis for them to enjoy!
05-04-2017
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Bruce Brown -
Woodworking is just one of many activities at Mary B's in Peoria.
05-03-2017
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Doris and Glenn enjoying a beautiful morning walk at Mary B's in Peoria.
05-03-2017
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Bruce Brown -
We at Mary B's are so excited about spring,come and help us with our "Planting Garden & Garden Social" at 10 am Saturday May,6th and a rain day for that Sunday!
05-03-2017
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