Mindful Care Adult Day Services to host “Mardi Gras in May”

Mindful Care Adult Day Services will host “Mardi Gras in May,” Saturday, May 30, to benefit the seven-year-old program that offers cognitive activities, social experiences and compassionate care for persons with mild Alzheimer’s and other memory-related challenges. Open and free to the community, the party will be hel d from … Continue reading

Foundation gives agencies $44K in grants, January 26, 2015

Daily News Journal, January 26, 2015 RUTHERFORD COUNTY – Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee is awarding $44,250 in grants to nine Rutherford County nonprofit organizations as part of The Foundation’s annual grant-making process. “The Community Foundation is honored to connect generosity with need through these annual grants and through other … Continue reading

Smyrna resident honored for community service, January 23, 2015

Daily News Journal, Mealand Ragland-Hudgins, January 23, 2015 SMYRNA Ginny Williams recalls the days when her hometown had a problem with homelessness. It was the early 1980s, and the Nissan plant was under construction. People gathered their belongings and moved to Smyrna in hopes of finding a job, but not all … Continue reading

Mindful Care receives foundation grant, December 23, 2014

Daily News Journal, December 23, 2014 MURFREESBORO – Mindful Care Adult Day Services has received a $3,000 grant to provide fee assistance for cognitively impaired seniors to attend 100 days of programming to reduce isolation and assist in maintaining independence, according to a release from the organization. The Community Foundation … Continue reading

Mindful Care names new assistant director, November 18, 2014

Daily News Journal, November 18, 2014 MURFREESBORO – Veteran caregiver Karen Hunter-Kowalski was born to take care of her elders, which is why she fits at Mindful Care Adult Day Services. Hunter-Kowalski replaced Angela Baxter, who served as assistant director since the founding of the organization. Mindful Care was incorporated … Continue reading

Mindful Care adult day services a busy place, November 2, 2014

Daily News Journal, November 2, 2014 MURFREESBORO – Mindful Care adult day services, a program of Elder’s First, recently celebrated its seventh year in partnership with New Vision Baptist Church, which provides the room for the program. Mindful Care is a daily program for senior citizens with memory problems. The … Continue reading