Benefits of Volunteering for Seniors

Benefits of Volunteering for Seniors

Giving back to the community can be very rewarding, especially for seniors. Not only does volunteering provide a sense of purpose, but it also comes with a number of benefits that can improve mental and physical health. Learn more about five ways volunteering is good...
The Health Benefits of Pets for Seniors

The Health Benefits of Pets for Seniors

Going from a busy, fast-paced, work-centric lifestyle to a slower, more laid-back one upon retirement can be quite a shock for some seniors. While it does give you more time to pursue new hobbies and simply take some much-deserved time for yourself, it sometimes also...
Tips for Caregivers

Tips for Caregivers

When it comes to caregiving for aging adults, many people are filled with questions, especially if you’re a first-time caregiver. And please know, if you have questions, you’re not alone. Whether stepping into a new season of caring for a loved one or as a caregiver...
Our Focus Has Not Changed. But Our Name Has.

Our Focus Has Not Changed. But Our Name Has.

Dear Residents, Families, Team Members and Partners, During the past year, Baptist Retirement Homes of North Carolina, took a long look at the history and future of our organization. Part of this included strategic planning sessions with the executive leadership and...
Employee in the Spotlight: Jessica McCollum

Employee in the Spotlight: Jessica McCollum

Jessica McCollum, Vice President of Operations at Baptist Retirement Homes, recently graduated from the 2022 Larry Minnix Leadership Academy program through LeadingAge, a national organization in aging services that supports and enables people to live fully as they...