Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRC) are for the old and frail. The hair on the back of my neck stands up when I hear the uneducated asking their 65 year old friends, with some degree of incredulousness, “Why are you looking at retirement communities?” These obtuse individuals are obviously confusing THEIR mental image of the […] Continue Reading >>
The Latest Senior Living News from Foulkeways
Explore our senior living news and events page for Foulkeways’ retirement events and activities, helpful resources and other community happenings.
The Foulkeways September Lobby Art Exhibit features artists Linda and John Gist. Both have BFAs in Illustration from the Philadelphia College of Art, now the University of the Arts. They have taught Illustration and Drawing at numerous local educational institutions and work as commercial artists with expertise in Botanical Illustration. Foulkeways Lobby Art is free, and open to the public, […] Continue Reading >>
If you have just begun exploring your retirement options, and have concentrated your search on Active Adult and 55+ Communities throughout the country in areas close to your favorite vacation spot or in a location close to your current residence, I’d like you to consider another option! Often overlooked, Continuing Care Retirement Communities or CCRC’s […] Continue Reading >>
Foulkeways resident, Kathleen Kuehn, a resident in Gwynedd House, Foulkeways Skilled Nursing facility, enjoys flowers provided by Teleflora Penn Jersey Unit, in honor of Make Someone Smile Day. On July 22, Renee Tucci, Teleflora Penn Jersey president and floral manager at Rhoads Garden in North Wales, delivered 40 flower arrangements to residents at Foulkeways. Each […] Continue Reading >>
The August Lobby Art Exhibit features photographs by Sandra Carlock. Ms. Carlock is a pianist who teaches at the Willow Grove branch of the Settlement Music School. She will be performing at a concert at Foulkeways later this year. Her photographs, primarily landscapes, include many of London and Yorkshire, England, where she lived at one […] Continue Reading >>
Take the Stage at Foulkeways! Join Foulkeways at Gwynedd and Philly Senior Stage for a seven week, Active Adult Theatre Program, open to all area residents 65+. Join Philly Senior Stage Artistic Director, Robb Hutter on Thursday, April 16th at 10 a.m. in the Foulkeways Auditorium for a free, Introductory Performance Workshop. Once you see […] Continue Reading >>