After Tanya Mazzolini set up a shelf with some knickknacks in one of the common areas inside Summer House at Villa Gardens, the community’s memory care residences, she was surprise to hear a resident tell another resident … “Let’s go shopping!” It suddenly occurred to Tanya, the Summer House manager, to set up a “store,”
From anecdotes and experiences to events and innovation, this is where it all comes together. Hear firsthand from our residents and staff and see how their stories paint a picture of Front Porch.
The power of storytelling is the spark behind Front Porch’s contribution to Women’s Woven Voices. Founded by artist Brecia Kralovic-Logan, Women’s Woven Voices is an international, collaborative art project that promotes women’s empowerment through writing, weaving, and sharing their stories. The woven tapestry of story cloths is from women all around the world to promote
When the quarantine hit, almost 90-year-old Jackie Epstein, a former writer for the L. A. Herald-Examiner, Los Angeles Times, Tennis Illustrated, and National Enquirer, did what she’s often done to navigate life’s uncertainties: she sat across from a blank white page and let the words flow. My Love Affair with Hollywood is a book Jackie