Senior Living News and Events

Stay up to date with the latest senior living news and events happening at Blakeford! Read our announcements and press releases to learn more about our organization and the awards Blakeford has received.

If you’re a current resident of independent living, assisted living, or skilled nursing, you can find our calendars for our life enrichment events below. At Blakeford, we believe that engagement and community is an essential component of senior health, which is why we offer daily events and activities for residents that are beneficial to their physical, emotional, and social wellbeing.

For more information on events, please contact your Life Enrichment Coordinator.

See Our Current Life Enrichment Calendars for Residents

Independent Living             Burton Court                Woodcrest

Blakeford at Green Hills Featured in Good Housekeeping & Woman’s Day

In this Nashville Healthcare Profile, CEO Brian Barnes talks about Blakeford’s senior living community, its place in Nashville, and its exciting future.

LiveWell By Blakeford’s Jane Kelley Interviewed by Authority Magazine

As part of their series “5 Things You Should Do to Optimize Your Wellness After Retirement,” Authority Magazine spoke with Jane Kelley for her insight.

Blakeford’s 25th Anniversary Commemorative Magazine Available!

In celebration of our 25th Anniversary, we have published a commemorative magazine filled with archived photos, thoughtful articles, and resident features. Click the button below to view the magazine.

Blakeford’s 25th Anniversary Magazine

Tennessee Voices Podcast Interviews CEO Brian Barnes

Host David Plazas talked with Brian about the growing need to create solutions for older adults who wish to age in place in their homes with programs like LiveWell By Blakeford rather than in a senior community.

CEO Brian Barnes Featured in Article

In a recent article from, our CEO Brian Barnes shared his insights on what medical insurance, Medicare and private long-term care insurance typically cover in senior care. Check out his advice and thoughts from other experts here.

Burton Court at Blakeford Receives Quality Service Award

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Woodcrest at Blakeford Receives Quality Service Award

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