Our blog is where seniors, their families and trusted advisors get information on senior living and successful aging. We offer tips on topics such as planning for a move to a retirement community, what life is like in senior living and how to pay for all different levels of senior care. We also share stories about our Organization's history, campus events and other musings about life at Fellowship Square Phoenix. We hope you enjoy.

Kristie's Corner

August 25, 2020
What a joy to be back at Fellowship Square Phoenix. After spending some time getting to know the leadership team it is clear they are amazing and dedicated to Read More

Promotions Announced

July 21, 2020
One of the (many) wonderful things about being part of the Christian Care/Fellowship Square team are the extensive opportunities for professional growth. Read More

Beginning of a new journey

July 07, 2020
My journey as part of the Christian Care ministry began in 1987. How amazing to be part of this growing ministry, now the largest not-for-profit in Arizona with 6 campuses. Read More

Legacies, Transitions & Bright Futures

July 02, 2020
Sometimes, change can be scary and uncomfortable, and other times, it is bittersweet. At Christian Care, we are in a time of bittersweet transition as we have two retirements to celebrate Read More

To be a great company

June 15, 2020
Early in my career, I learned that people want to know what you believe; they want to know where your heart is leading you, and where it will lead them. People want you to communicate personally and individually. As a leader, my main job is let people know how much I care. This sets the tone for our success as a senior living community. Read More

Jami's Book Club

June 08, 2020
Immersing yourself in a great book can make your brain come alive. Science is now proving this to be true. When we read, we not only improve memory and empathy, but research shows that it makes us feel better and more positive too. Science has shown that reading has amazing health benefits, including helping with depression, cutting stress, and reducing the chances of developing memory impairments, later in life. Read More

We serve the 1%

June 03, 2020
This was not a typical picture day. Even though we all work together, on the same campus, this was the first time, we were together in one place in over two months. Thanks to COVID-19, our Senior Living Campus has been locked-down since March 11, 2020. When we made the decision to lock-down, there was no going back. We were moving forward with a vengeance to protect our residents. Lock-down meant there would be no movement throughout the different entities on campus. Read More

The Lucky Ones..

March 09, 2020
In this crazy time, I think we could all use a heart-warming story. Lucky is a common term we use when we have good results, or good fortune. But we all know… nothing happens by chance. Read More

The Hearts of Senior Living

March 09, 2020
In Senior Living, we serve people every day. To succeed in this industry, we must put service before self. Read More

Collected Wisdom

January 17, 2020
Happy 2020! Like most people this time of year, we are thinking about new beginnings and ways to live more intentional each day. There is a quote, "The people with the best advice are usually the ones who have been through the most." Read More

Part 2: Sharing Blessings. Serving Others.

August 09, 2019
In part 2 of this two part series covering Christian Care's 40th Anniversary, I asked three members of our senior leadership to share some of their thoughts about this momentous milestone, and what they see for the future of the organization. Read More

Christian Care - 40 years of Excellence

August 05, 2019
This year marks Christian Care’s 40th anniversary. On September 21st, we will be hosting a reception at Christian Care Health Center to celebrate this significant milestone. In this two-part series, we will look at the history of our senior living organization, and hear from leadership as they reflect on our history and what they see for the future of Christian Care. Read More

2019 TIM Award for SEO Campaign in Senior Living

July 19, 2019
In 2013, Fellowship Square began working with the LAVIDGE agency to update their brand identity, create new marketing collateral and launch a new website. Read More

New HUD Service Coordinator

July 11, 2019
We are happy to announce another promotion on the Phoenix Campus! Ricky Dodds first started with Christian Care as a Safety & Security officer in 2014; this June he was promoted to the Service Coordinator for the Manors, our subsidized senior Living apartments. Read More

Fellowship Square Announces Promotions

June 06, 2019
Fellowship Square Senior Living and Christian Care Companies, one of the largest not-for-profit senior living operators based in Arizona, announced the promotions of two key employees. Jenna Meyer, NHA has been named Director of Health Services, while Heath Van Gysel, RN has been named the Director of Assisted Living. Read More

A day in the life.... Fellowship Square Resident, Lew

May 22, 2018
Lew is an active participant in the Fellowship Square Phoenix community, one would never guess that Lew is 97 years of age. With a twinkle in his eye, and a sparkle in his smile, Lew is a great conversationalist and can execute a great joke! Lew was in the Navy Air Force as an RM3C from 1940-1943 in World War II, where he served as a dive bomber radio and radar operator and tail gunner. He then was stationed in Pearl Harbor, arriving just two days after the Japanese bombing, where he rose to the rank of Aviation 3rd Class. Read More
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A day in the life...Fellowship Square Resident, Wanda

May 14, 2018
Wanda, now 88 years young, grew up in Texas, but her life took to the skies when she joined the military. Wanda learned to fly a T-34 plane for the United States Air Force at Kirkland Air Force Base in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She served as a USMC Captain in Korea from 1951 to 1954. Read More
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Dining & Housekeeping Services

May 09, 2018
In this second interview for our "A Day in the Life" series we hear from Kim Sanders, Director of Dining & Housekeeping Services. By all accounts, Kim is extremely dedicated to providing a very high level of customer service and to elevating residents' everyday experiences. Which is one of many reasons why she was promoted in late 2017 Read More
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Eric Kirby, Executive Chef

May 02, 2018
In this first interview of our "A Day in the Life" series, we talk to Eric Kirby - the new Executive Chef at Fellowship Square Phoenix. Eric has been with Fellowship Square Phoenix since 2011, and was recently promoted to Executive Chef - a position he has transitioned into with ease. He oversees the Food Service Department for our entire senior living community - independent living, assisted living & skilled nursing. Read More
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A Day in the Life

April 29, 2018
Beginning May 1st, we will be posting interviews of both residents & staff each week - who will share their experiences of what it's like to live and work at an active senior living community. Read More

To Be a Great Company

April 23, 2018
Fellowship Square Phoenix takes pride in the community they’ve built through their Christian Care roots. The staff at this assisted and independent living facility truly exemplify their service by being leaders of the heart. The company invests in their people to make it a better place for the staff which creates a great environment to call home. Read More. Read More
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