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Archive | 2016

Balance Exercises with Carolyn Leevy

Click here to see how Hugh, Foulkeways resident, challenges his balance under the instruction of Carolyn Leevy, Foulkeways Fitness Director. If you try these exercises at home, be safe. Don’t do anything too risky and be in reach of a counter or chair in case additional support is needed. Since joining the Foulkeways community in 1993, Carolyn’s passion continues to be [] Continue Reading >>

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Foulkeways Spirit of Giving

Foulkeways Celebrates 50th Anniversary with the Spirit of Giving Foulkeways at Gwynedd held a 50th anniversary event for residents and future residents to contribute gifts for families from a local school, Shady Grove Elementary. Becky Twiford (right), School Counselor for Shady Grove Elementary School, and her helpers Anna Morrow, school counseling intern from University of [] Continue Reading >>

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The DePue Brothers: A Magical, Grassical Christmas Concert

    The DePue Brothers Band performs “A Magical, Grassical Christmas” concert Residents, staff, and Priority List members got into the holiday spirit with The DePue Brothers Band’s performance, which was filled with traditional holiday favorites and original tunes. The band’s unique musical style blended bluegrass and classical music, while adding elements of jazz, blues, rock, and even country! Don [] Continue Reading >>

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Foulkeways Earns Best Nursing Home Ranking

Foulkeways Earns Best Nursing Home Ranking from U.S. News & World Report Foulkeways is among only 13% of nursing homes nationwide that earned U.S. News & World Report Best Nursing Home designation. Of the 15,000+ nursing homes evaluated by the news source, Foulkeways achieved a perfect 5.0 rating for “Best Nursing Homes 2016-2017.” “Residents maintaining [] Continue Reading >>

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Chris Clayton Showcases Oil Paintings in December

Christine Drake Donahower (aka Chris Clayton) Foulkeways resident Chris Clayton, better known in the art world as Christine Drake Donahower, showcases her beautiful oil paintings this month in our Community Center. A graduate of Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Chris has found much joy and satisfaction with art–a passion she pursued later in life. Chris [] Continue Reading >>

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Importance of balance

Think of balance as a muscle–if you don’t use it, you lose it! Check in with Carolyn Leevy, Fitness Director at Foulkeways, as she discusses the importance of maintaining balance with Kris Ballerini from The Intelligencer by clicking here or on the video. Carolyn is certified as a Balance and Mobility Specialist from the nationally recognized [] Continue Reading >>

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