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Where’s the best place to read up on all things King-Bruwaert? You’ve found it here — the news, opinions, insight, commentary about our community, resident stories, and the variety of activities and events happening at our community. Plus, enjoy articles and stay informed with press releases. We’ll always have lots of new info to share with you, so check back often.

An Open Letter to the People of Illinois

An Open Letter to the People of Illinois

Terri Bowen, King-Bruwaert House CEO, has joined with the leaders of four partnered senior living communities in penning an open letter to the residents of Illinois. Please take the time to read and see how these non-profit communities came together to create an...

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Spotlight on KBH Staff Member Oscar Lacson

Spotlight on KBH Staff Member Oscar Lacson

Oscar Lacson takes pride in his position as Bistro Chef. Rising early, he opens the Bistro with freshly brewed coffee for residents and staff. He spends several hours making pre-packaged lunches for staff that include tasty sandwiches, pasta and burgers. Food...

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Dr. Richard Bulger Joins Board of Directors

Dr. Richard Bulger Joins Board of Directors

  Dr. Richard “Dick” Bulger of Hinsdale has joined the Board of Directors of King-Bruwaert House (KBH) in Burr Ridge. Dr. Bulger has an extensive medical background leading a successful private practice in otolaryngology that he started in 1972. He served as an...

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Lisa Capozzoli Joins KBH as New Chaplain

Lisa Capozzoli Joins KBH as New Chaplain

Lisa Capozzoli has joined King-Bruwaert House as Chaplain of the Burr Ridge-based senior living community. Most recently, Capozzoli served as the Visitation and Care Pastor for Christ Church of Oak Brook. At Christ Church, she provided leadership and pastoral care to...

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Healthy Eating Connects to Geriatric Nutrition

Healthy Eating Connects to Geriatric Nutrition

For many older adults, especially those with memory loss or serious illnesses, healthy eating may not be the biggest priority. Without a caregiver, family member, friend, neighbor or culinary team ensuring that daily meals are eaten, nutritional needs may decline,...

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The Life of a Mind

The Life of a Mind

​Long a civic leader and a proponent of community involvement, Don Gralen transitioned to our King-Bruwaert retirement community with a vision for quality care and services, socialization and happiness among new neighbors. Within a short time, Don found himself...

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The Moving to Assisted Living Checklist

The Moving to Assisted Living Checklist

The Moving to Assisted Living Checklist: What to Keep in Mind During the Transition Choosing to move into assisted living is rarely an easy decision. Some parents may resist it because they feel that it damages their pride or robs them of free will. They may be afraid...

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