Visitors to Friedman Place are greeted by the sounds of birds chirping along to the Classic Rock coming from the lobby’s radio.  Take an el...

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The ‘arts’ issue of Friedman Place FOCUS would not be complete if we didn’t give an update on our Therapeutic Weaving Program! ...

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  Summer is just around the corner!  At Friedman Place, warmer weather means fun outdoor activities.  We have several exciting outings...

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At Friedman Place, art is used both for fun and therapy to improve residents’ physical, mental and emotional well-being. Art therapy activities ...

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As part of a new fundraising and development plan that was created in late 2015, Friedman Place’s Board of Directors introduced some new special...

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Born on the south side of Chicago, Bill was 11 years old in the early 1960s when glaucoma left him blind in both eyes. “Coming from a print or s...

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Friedman Place is a great place to volunteer!  Each year we are lucky to host volunteers, both groups and individuals, from around the Chicago ar...

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Friedman Place is a fairly large building, with 81 studio or one-bedroom apartments, a commercial kitchen, a dining room, activity rooms on each floor...

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We are not doing well simply based on our own constant assessment and evaluation of ourselves – we also answer to the State of Illinois.  F...

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At the beginning of each year, Friedman Place takes a look back at the past year to create a summary of our activities from the past year.  The 2...

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