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What’s Happening at Sayre

Chuckles, Chicken & Charity 2019

Join us for dinner and a comedian at a casual, light-hearted fundraising event to raise funds and awareness for the Wayne B. Smith Compassionate Care Fund. This fund provides for benevolent needs of residents and staff at Sayre Christian Village, home to more than 375 older adult Bluegrass residents and upwards of 250 team members.…
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Transport Coordinator’s Driving Purpose

As Transportation Coordinator at Sayre Christian Village for 6 years, Tommy Evans’ job duties require him to schedule transportation appointments to therapy, doctor’s appointments and shopping. Tommy drives residents all over Lexington, KY to some of the most stressful appointments of their lives. “He lovingly gets his residents on the bus and immediately starts to…
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Honky Tonk Revue at The Burl to Fund NEW SHC Commercial Washing Machine

Our Healthcare Center staff washes bed linens and clothes for 130 residents daily. With that kind of use, an industrial washing machine is necessary. We’re hosting a benefit concert to offset the cost of the new $13,000 machine. $8 gets you a ticket to see three bands at the best live music venue in town…and…
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Sayre Christian Village Featured in the Washington Post

‘The doll became real before our eyes’: This group delivers baby dolls to Alzheimer’s patients.
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Above and Beyond Dementia Care

A caring heart is one of Lynn Rye’s most defining characteristics. Lynn serves as a Staff Nurse on the specialized dementia care unit at Sayre Christian Village and has been instrumental to the person-centered care programming that we offer on that unit. Lynn thinks that a lady should always look her best and will spend…
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Friendship Towers Expansion Groundbreaking

On Tuesday, May 21st at 10 am, Sayre Christian Village broke ground for an approximately 21,ooo square-foot addition to the assisted living Friendship Towers Apartments in Lexington, Kentucky. The groundbreaking ceremony for the new addition will be held at Friendship Towers on Sayre Christian Village’s campus located at 580 Greenfield Drive. Lexington Mayor Linda Gorton…
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Forget-Me-Not Remembrance

Losing a family member is always difficult. For those of you that have recently lost a family member that lived at Sayre Christian Village, we want you to know that we still remember. To symbolize this, we send a packet of forget-me-not seeds to families in the months after the loss. Forget-Me-Not Flowers This petite…
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Housekeeper With A Huge Heart

How do you describe a person who inspires everyone that works with her to be more patient, understanding and compassionate? Jean is one of our housekeepers at Friendship Towers Assisted Living Apartments and is a human dynamo. Hard Work is No Match for Jean Raised in Eastern Kentucky, growing up the baby of a large…
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AN INNOVATOR LIVING AMONG US

Vision is not seeing things as they are, but as they will be. Here at Sayre Christian Village, we have an exceptional Activities Department both on the Healthcare side of campus (which includes our skilled nursing facility) and the Housing side (which includes Friendship Towers, Baunta Apartments, and Forest View Apartments). Nowadays, we take for…
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TWICE THE FUN TO LIVE AT BAUNTA APARTMENTS

“You will always be the sister of my soul, the friend of my heart.” No, you are not seeing double!  These are the Clark twins (as they are known in Carlisle, Kentucky) – better known at Baunta Apartments as Janice Vanlandingham and Louise Sherrod.  Not only are Janice and Louise identical twins, but they are…
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