Music & Memory Program

It’s here!  Learn how we are bringing personalized music into the lives of our residents.

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Calling All Golfers

Join us at the Whitford Country Club for a day on the green to support Barclay Friends residents. Sponsorship opportunities are currently available!

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Water lily in pond.

Every Gift Matters

As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, Barclay Friends is focused on providing the highest quality of care and an engaging environment for older adults.  Please consider donating.

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Senior painting with watercolors.

An Orchestration of Continuing Care with Arts and Gardens

“Enhancing lives is correspondingly as important as beautiful interiors, exceptional care, and an outstanding array of services.”  Read the full write-up in Chester County Life Magazine here.

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From our Facebook Wall

The adult coloring book craze sweeping the nation reminds us that creating art isn’t just fun, it can be therapeutic – confirming this, CNN.com reports that some of the benefits of traditional art therapy, including reducing feelings of anxiety, can be fostered even in the act of filling in the pictures and designs.  Other benefits of art therapy include improvements in mood, increased self-esteem, and social engagement.  Residents of Barclay Friends Continuing Care Community share their own creative journeys below.

bf.kendal.org/life-style/seniors-speak-outThe adult coloring book craze sweeping the nation reminds us that creating art isn’t just fun, it can be therapeutic – confirming this, CNN.com reports that some of the benefits of traditional art therapy, including reducing feelings of anxiety, can be fostered even in the act of filling in the pictures and designs. Other benefits of art therapy include improvements in mood, increased self-esteem, and social engagement. Residents of Barclay Friends Continuing Care Community share their own creative journeys below. bf.kendal.org/life-style/seniors-speak-out


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