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We prepare home-style food because we want the dining experience to feel as though our residents are eating at home. We buy the best ingredients on the market and prepare food to order so that we can maximize the quality of that product.

It may be Bickford Senior Living but it is our residents’ dining room - we are cooking in their home. It’s all about them wanting to come down to the dining room and enjoy a great meal. If they consume the food and enjoy the food, then I think we’ve created happiness.

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Chef Mark McKenzie
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Bickford friends of the family club

The Bickford Friends of the Family (BFF) Club is a collection of characters we created as an expression of the different personalities we encounter in our residents. They are gems, everyone of them, and they add color and spice to life. How we meet each resident’s Core Needs should reflect their unique differences and individuality.

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Just like caramel, the color of amber, this guy’s our resident sweetie. Although confined to a wheelchair and carrying a little extra weight, he still draws admirers like bees to honey. Watch out though! He might try to steal a kiss!


Our family of caregivers brings a great love to whatever it is that we do. It’s not only about what we do but how we do it.
The Heart of a Caregiver video series showcases the unique expression of this love in our work.

Made from Scratch

Homestyle food with made-from-scratch recipes. Fresh bread daily.


High Quality Ingredients

High grade poultry, pork and seafood. Only the best Choice and Prime grades of Certified Angus Beef. Local produce when in season.


Culinary Practices

Cooks are trained daily on proper culinary techniques.


Special Diets

Ability to accommodate a variety of dietary restrictions and preparations (i.e. gluten-restricted, diabetic, no added salt).


Restaurant-Style Dining

Three meals served daily. Breakfast is cooked to order. Multiple entrée selections and additional a-la-carte items available


The Family Table

Food is best when shared with family and friends. Celebrate special occasions in the Private Dining Room. Have fun with themed and holiday meals.


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