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Life at The Hickman is a unique blend of opportunity for continued vitality coupled with services and support.

Understanding Trauma and Aging

Understanding Trauma and Aging

by Pamela Leland, Executive Director If I asked you to hold a 1 pound weight at arm’s length for 1 minute, you might find this easy. If I asked you to hold a 1 pound weight at arm’s length for 10 minutes, you might be able to do this but might find it hard. If I asked...

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Announcing New Executive Director

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Jennifer Karsten as The Hickman’s new executive director. Jen will join us on Thursday, September 5th. Jen was selected after a national search and comes to The Hickman uniquely qualified for this role. A life-long Quaker,...

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How One Family Gives Back To The Hickman

How One Family Gives Back To The Hickman

Volunteers are at the forefront of assisting The Hickman in achieving our mission. We depend on these wonderful men and women to serve in various ways, from overseeing the community as a volunteer Board Member to entertaining and directly serving our residents....

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The Truth About Hospice Care

The Truth About Hospice Care

Written by Marquita Jacobs, LPN, Nurse Manager According to the Merriam – Webster website, the word hospice is defined as; a program designed to provide palliative [symptom relief] care and emotional support to the terminally ill, in a home or homelike setting so that...

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I’m always recommending The Hickman. As long-time residents in the area, this is our community. Living here has given my Dad a sense of belonging... a feeling of home.”

The staff here really do care. I enjoy the social aspects, and the food is excellent.”

Within the first week, my Dad settled in. Not long after that, he said one day 'I'm glad it was my idea to come here.”

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