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by Charles "Ebbie" Alfree III, Director of Advancement Last year I wrote an article titled, Apps, Making Life Easier for Seniors, for the Daily Local News. With advances in technology occurring on a daily basis…and since we are in the summer movie season when many...read more
by Charles "Ebbie" Alfree III, Director of Advancement Recently, two seniors I know started dating. They are spending much time together – taking walks, dining, and playing games. It’s nice to see them enjoying their lives. We often think dating is an activity for the...read more
By Pamela Leland, PhD, Executive Director Spring has finally arrived and the sun is shining! We can now more easily get our required daily dose of Vitamin D. Sometimes referred to as the “sunshine vitamin” because your body naturally produces it when exposed to...read more
At our Passover Seder this year, I looked around and couldn’t help but reflect on the three generations surrounding the table. It made me think about my Jewish traditions and beliefs as we go through life’s stages. My grandmother lived to be 101 and my father will turn 96 this summer, both of whom remained very active in their latter years.read more
On Saturday, March 24th, The Hickman brought back Art of Caring after a four-year hiatus to focus on the organization’s capital campaign to build The Hickman’s new building -- the now completed Anna T. Jeanes Building. A dedicated committee worked hard to reimagine...read more