Recognition for Excellence in Safety
Botsford Commons’ partner in food service, Sodexo, has achieved a new standard in safety worth recognizing. Since May of 2012, the full service kitchen and its staff managed by Judy McMahon, General Manager of Food and Nutrition, has not reported an accident. As of March 26, 2015, it’s been 1,060 days without an accident to be exact. “It’s really amazing if you think about it,” McMahon speaks about her team, “we’re working in a full service kitchen with steam, sharp knives, hot surfaces, wet floors and heavy trays - without an accident in almost 3 years.” Read full story.
Seniors Enjoy Painting With a Twist in Farmington
At age 90, Sally Lepofsky did something recently for the very first time, painting.
"I call it 'Sally's Creation'...and I'm liking it because I can do what I want, even if it's ugly," she said, chuckling as she showed off her color-filled canvas.
Lepofsky was one of 15 seniors in their 80s and 90s from Farmington Hills' Botsford Commons which offers independent living, assisted living and long-term care to share an outing at Painting With a Twist in Farmington a few days ago. The event was part of Botsford's celebration of National Activity Professionals' Week. Read full story!
Random Acts of Kindness Get “Painted” Forward
Two Farmington businesses connect through kindness and creativity
The talented staff at Painting with A Twist
in Downtown Farmington offer step-by-step instruction, providing an opportunity to turn even a novice painter into an artist. Michelle Lewis, owner of the Farmington and Ferndale Painting with A Twist locations, stopped by Botsford Commons Senior Community to distribute gifts – beautiful artwork
. Fifty-four canvas pieces, ranging from detailed portraits to seasonal horizon settings were gifted.
Botsford Commons Senior Community is a unique campus that looks like a neighborhood and feels like home. Passing over the river into our beautiful wooded setting, dotted with gazebos, street lamps and a vibrant community center, visitors & residents alike instantly feel a sense of peace and belonging. Here, aging is treated with dignity and respect.
Recognizing that older adults have unique needs for support and services at different times, ranging from exercise classes to extended care, Botsford Commons offers several residential choices.
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