Bickford of Tinley Park

Assisted Living & Memory Care

Nothing can replace home. At Bickford of Tinley Park, 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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Our Community Bingo was a success! We had a good time. A Special Thank You to Great Lakes Care Hospice for sponsoring our monthly event. As well as donating a terrific gift basket.
02-17-2017
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BINGO BINGO BINGO!! Join us for our fun bingo event. Should be lots of fun with the residents and the fabulous residents in the surrounding communities. Free to the public! We will have plenty of bingo prizes including a big door prize from Great Lakes. We will be serving beverages of choice, fruit ... Read Full Post
BINGO BINGO BINGO!! Join us for our fun bingo event. Should be lots of fun with the residents and the fabulous residents in the surrounding communities. Free to the public! We will have plenty of bingo prizes including a big door prize from Great Lakes. We will be serving beverages of choice, fruit salad and fresh baked cookies from our bread basket. Hope you can join us I'm excited to see all the smiling faces in our lovely branch.
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Last night we had a very nice turn for our Super Bowl Party. With the nice cool weather I was able to grill hot dogs on the grill outside. We enjoyed lots of food and visits from family.
02-06-2017
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'Howie' our bus is on the move! Yesterday we had a delicious Hibachi lunch at Tokyo Steakhouse.
01-24-2017
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Greetings All! I ran across this article on hydration in seniors and wanted to share. We all know hydration is important, but to perhaps none more so than our seniors. I found this really helpful and thought you might as well! ... Read Full Post
Greetings All! I ran across this article on hydration in seniors and wanted to share. We all know hydration is important, but to perhaps none more so than our seniors. I found this really helpful and thought you might as well! http://www.h4hinitiative.com/everyday-hydration/how-your-needs-change-over-time/hydration-and-elderly
01-17-2017
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BINGO BINGO BINGO!! Join us for our fun bingo event. Should be lots of fun with the residents and the fabulous residents in the surrounding communities. Free to the public! We will have plenty of bingo prizes including a big door prize from Kindred Hospice. We will be serving beverages of choice, ... Read Full Post
BINGO BINGO BINGO!! Join us for our fun bingo event. Should be lots of fun with the residents and the fabulous residents in the surrounding communities. Free to the public! We will have plenty of bingo prizes including a big door prize from Kindred Hospice. We will be serving beverages of choice, fruit salad and fresh baked cookies from our bread basket. Hope you can join us I'm excited to see all the smiling faces in our lovely branch.
01-11-2017
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Happy Birthday to a very special resident in our hearts...Bernadette celebrated her 78th birthday yesterday!!! We wish her a fantastic year of good health and happiness!!
01-11-2017
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Bernadette, Genevieve, Lorraine and Colleen and all of us here At Bickford of Tinley Park wish all of you a Very Happy New Year!!!
01-11-2017
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Today we had volunteers who brought their very young children to play with our residents in Mary B's. Our resident's enjoyed their laughter and simple play time.
12-29-2016
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Just a friendly reminder - Please join us tomorrow, December 14th at 6:30pm for Transitions Family Gathering. Chaplin Joe will be discussing Holiday Preparation With Your Loved One.
12-13-2016
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Family fun - The Christmas Door decorating is on it's way. We are looking forward to the many different door designs by residents and their families for the holiday's.
12-10-2016
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Thank you so much to the Tinley Park Frankfort Service Unit 742 Girl Scouts Troop 70002 Cadets! The Girl Scouts entertained us tonight with Singing Christmas Carols and also bringing a Christmas Tree for the residents to decorate. Our residents truly loved the presence of youth at their home. We ... Read Full Post
Thank you so much to the Tinley Park Frankfort Service Unit 742 Girl Scouts Troop 70002 Cadets! The Girl Scouts entertained us tonight with Singing Christmas Carols and also bringing a Christmas Tree for the residents to decorate. Our residents truly loved the presence of youth at their home. We are looking forward to the Girl Scouts to return for a visit.
12-10-2016
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Oh what fun is it to make Christmas Decorations. Elaine, Jean, Marge and Dorthy made their very own door decor for the holidays.
12-03-2016
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Took a trip to Harrah's Casino with the residents today. What a great day!!
11-19-2016
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Our first Halloween Party was a success. Thank you to all the families for coming and participating in our activities. More pictures from our Halloween Party and Daily Activities are posted on Facebook. Type in the search box Bickford of Tinley Park and "Like" the page". We look forward to your ... Read Full Post
Our first Halloween Party was a success. Thank you to all the families for coming and participating in our activities. More pictures from our Halloween Party and Daily Activities are posted on Facebook. Type in the search box Bickford of Tinley Park and "Like" the page". We look forward to your comments.
11-02-2016
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November 17th from 2:00-3:30 we will be having our monthly Community Bingo. Please call us to reserve your spot to 708-845-5490. RSVP not necessary, but greatly appreciated.
11-02-2016
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Thank you to South Suburban Occupational Therapy College. Twenty One students came for a visit to make a holiday craft with our residents. Everyone had a great time.
10-18-2016
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Go Cubs!!! Excellent Win last night!! Our residents were treated to a late night grilling of hot dogs with the works!!
10-11-2016
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Our residents enjoyed a beautiful fall day at Garden Patch Farms in Homer Glen. We enjoyed seeing farm animals, taking a wagon ride to see the fruit orchards as well as Apple Cider Donuts and Apple Slushies.
10-11-2016
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Out to lunch at Gatto's, enjoying a day out in the beautiful fall weather!!
10-11-2016
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Today Tinley Park's Village Clerk will be coming to register our residents to vote in this years Presidential Elections.
10-06-2016
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Special thanks to Aishling Companion Home Care. Sharon comes once a month to lead our exercise class. Sharon guides our residents through an exercise program called Ageless Grace- Timeless Fitness for the Body & Mind. This introduction educational program introduces all ages and all abilities to ... Read Full Post
Special thanks to Aishling Companion Home Care. Sharon comes once a month to lead our exercise class. Sharon guides our residents through an exercise program called Ageless Grace- Timeless Fitness for the Body & Mind. This introduction educational program introduces all ages and all abilities to the 21 Simple Tools for Lifelong Comfort & Ease of Ageless Grace. Each tool addresses a primary factor that cause aging in the body. If you "live longer and practice less" - each tool provides many secondary fitness benefits - all 21 tools stimulate and utilize the 5 senses of the brain - analytical, strategic, kinesthetic, learning, memory /recall, creativity and imagination.
10-02-2016
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Zumba with Roman was a success. Our residents had a good time swaying with the Latin beats. Looking forward to the end of October when Roman returns with new moves.
10-02-2016
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Our residents have been limbering up during exercise classes throughout the weeks. The day has finally come today that we are having our very own Assistant Director Roman Salas conducting a Zumba Class for our residents. Roman teaches Zumba on a regular basis at a fitness club. We are ready to ... Read Full Post
Our residents have been limbering up during exercise classes throughout the weeks. The day has finally come today that we are having our very own Assistant Director Roman Salas conducting a Zumba Class for our residents. Roman teaches Zumba on a regular basis at a fitness club. We are ready to groove to the Latin groove.....even it even may be Chair Zumba ..lol. Log onto our Facebook page for pictures later today.
09-29-2016
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September 20th from 6:00pm-7:00pm we will be having an Informational Family Night. Shay Home Health Care Services will be speaking about Home Health Medicare & Benefits, New Change & Challenges and What Actions to Take.
09-20-2016
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We had a wonderful time today for or 50's Theme Party. Fun, Fun, Fun DJ's entertained all of us with music from the fifties and trivia. We all had a great time.
09-16-2016
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There is nothing better then making fresh apple strudel. We enjoyed reminiscing about family recipes.
09-11-2016
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Today we are celebrating Grandparent's Day! Our resident's will be enjoying an Ice Cream Social with their friends and families.
09-11-2016
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Balloon Volleyball was introduced today after exercise class. It was a joy watching the resident's separate in groups and compete to win big chocolate bars. A new activity to add to the October Activities Calendar.
09-09-2016
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Yesterday we had a wonderful time. A few of our residents went to visit The Plush Horse Ice Cream Parlor in Tinley Park. They have the best homemade ice cream in town. With so much variety and different flavors of ice cream, our resident's can't wait to visit again.
08-28-2016
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We had a lovely time at Centennial Park at our Picnic in the Park. We enjoyed a care free afternoon by the lake. We have an array of social outings planned for September.
08-20-2016
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WE are keeping all our residents busy with activities. Today we had a full room of residents for our Ice Cream Social. Some of the residents sighed up our Picnic in the Park for tomorrow. We will be heading to Centennial Park for some summer fun.
08-19-2016
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Our Western day was a success. All the residents came out to listen to our Entertainment and enjoyed Happy Hour Co-Sponsored by transitions Hospice. Looking forward to our Community Bingo Social on August 24.
08-12-2016
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Happiness starts with just a small meaningful moment. #creatingmeaningfulmoments
08-09-2016
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Our new residents are happy to be moved in to their new homes. We have an exciting week planned for the residents. August 10th at 3:00pm we will have our Western Day with live entertainment ' Afterglow'. Our residents will be enjoy listening to music from their era. It should be fun for all.
08-08-2016
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We are all very excited with our new residents moving into their new home.
07-30-2016
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Family night was a success. Families came together to enjoy the evening with entertainment featuring 'The Boppers'. Good time had by all. Looking forward to our next social.
07-29-2016
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We are excited with our opening. For the last 3 weeks we entertained two wonderful residents. This week we have more residents moving into our home. Looking forward for this Wednesday we will have our first Family Night.
07-25-2016
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Just a couple weeks out from opening, now! Get ready, Tinley Park!!
07-07-2016
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Please come and join us for a weekend of fun...WE are Opening!!!
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I know at least one person who is getting VERY excited for the branch opening!! #carrielovesbickford
05-26-2016
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Just over a month out!!
05-17-2016
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Celebrating Moms! Get your delicious cupcake at Creative Cake in Tinley Park! Friday, May 6th 11-1pm
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Blacktop is going in. We are officially getting our new driveway today!
04-26-2016
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