WOW! Moments at Barkley Place

Here in Fort Myers, FL, we know that each resident is a unique individual--they each have their own unique life experiences, dreams, and passions. As a part of the Blue Harbor mission, Barkley Place Senior Living seeks to create personalized, memorable WOW! Moments for each of our residents. Whether a resident has always wanted to travel to Alaska or has had a lifelong dream of hosting their own radio show, we find a way to help residents fulfill their lifelong dreams and relive their best moments. Read on to learn about the most recent WOW! Moments at Barkley Place!

Linda's New Hair

Linda, one of our residents here at Barkley Place, is a breast cancer survivor. Despite the challenges she has faced, she keeps a positive outlook on life. She is always giving and putting the needs of others above her own. After she had grown out her hair that she loved so dearly, Linda decided that it was time to let go and bless someone else with it [...]

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A True Pioneer for Generations to Come

The staff and management at Barkley Place understands that each of our residents join our community with decades of personal life events to record, relationships to recount, and historical events to recite. Having residents share stories helps the Barkley Place staff gain a deeper understanding of the resident’s personal life [...]

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A Special Flower Delivery

For the last five years, Anna Mae has graced us at Barkley Place Senior Living with her positive spirit and gracious heart. She is originally from the state of Michigan and always jokes that she doesn’t miss it one bit. “If I ever see snow again,” Anna Mae laughs, “it’s been too soon!” A lover (and winner) of bingo, she enjoys having a good time [...]

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Hot Dog Harley

Originally from Connecticut, Jackie Syrotchen has been with us at Barkley Place for about two years. She is one of our most fun-loving residents and is always open to adventure. When she moved to Florida to be closer to her daughter, she recalled a fun story that she shared with nearly everyone at Barkley Place Senior Living [...]

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Old Friends and New Traditions

Resident, Nancy Brady, is always eager to offer a helping hand to residents and staff alike. This year, Nancy was disappointed because she wasn't able to go home for Christmas. The staff was determined to bring the joys of the holiday season to Nancy at Barkley Place. The staff organized a special afternoon to help her feel appreciated and [...]

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A Passion for Art

When we found out that one of our residents, Florence, had a favorite artist in town, we decided to turn this event into a WOW! Moment. Our Activities Assistant, Katheen, knew that Florence had a favorite artist here in [...]

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Homemade Sangria!

Resident Dolores Scialla helps run our Ladies Tea events and is well-known around the community for her remarkable positivity and optimism! She's so helpful in our community, and our staff really wanted to organize something special for her in return. What started out as a short trip to the grocery store turned into [...]

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An Award-Winning Community

Located in beautiful Fort Myers, FL, we take the time to get to know each and every one of our residents, personalizing our care according to their preferences. Our dedicated, attentive senior care staff have helped us earn the reputation of the "friendliest community in town." From our beautiful sun porches, to our heated swimming pool, to our countless number of community activities to participate in, Barkley Place Senior Living residents know how to live life to the fullest.

Life At Barkley Place