Meet a Member of the Mindful Care Family-Annie Couch

Caregiver calls Mindful Care a ‘Lifesaver’ Twenty-five years ago, had you walked into the African Methodist Episcopal Church in Shelbyville, Tenn., you might have seen Annie Couch standing up front delivering a sermon. After four years of religious study, Annie, at age 65, became a local elder in her home … Continue reading

Swim, twist and jitterbug for a really cool cause

(MURFREESBORO) Rock ‘n’ rollers of all ages are invited to the second annual Mindful Care Adult Day Services fundraiser, “Sock Hop Down Memory Lane,” Friday, April 21, from 7 to 10 p.m. Donations at the door will serve as admission. The event will take place at Dance Murfreesboro—At the Warehouse, … Continue reading

Candle Light Open House

Mindful Care Adult Day Services of Rutherford County will host a commemorative ceremony, Friday, Nov. 13, at 11:30 a.m., to honor loved ones past and present stricken with Alzheimer’s disease. The event will be held at New Vision Baptist Church, located at 1750 N. Thompson Lane in Murfreesboro. The public … Continue reading

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