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Here's what's been happening at Fox Run in Novi.

Finding joy with new friends at Fox Run

Nov 20, 2020

Social engagement key factor to overall health and wellness

Novi, Mich. – November 20, 2020 – We all know that exercise and a balanced diet help us stay healthy, but one of the very best things we can do for both our minds and bodies is to spend time with friends. The idea that friendship is good for us isn’t just anecdotal—it’s actually backed by science.

Research has shown that staying socially active plays a significant role in healthy aging. One study found that social engagement is closely related to maintaining a sharp...

‘Living the perfect retirement’ at Fox Run

Nov 4, 2020

Novi community keeps the focus on family, friends and fun

These days, you can research just about anything on the Internet. From vacation destinations to tech devices, you’ll find reviews for everything online. But more often than not, the best recommendations come from the sources we trust the most: our family and friends.

When you get a recommendation from someone who knows your tastes and lifestyle, you can be reasonably certain you’ll end up enjoying it. That’s why so many people move to Fox Run , a senior living community developed and...

Fox Run Welcomes New Executive Director

Nov 3, 2020

Ashley Bulat named to leadership role at Novi senior living community

Novi, Mich. – Fox Run, a senior living community developed and managed by Erickson Living, has named Ashley Bulat its new Executive Director. Bulat has been serving as Fox Run’s Associate Executive Director since 2018.

With more than 13 years of experience in senior living, Bulat brings an impressive background in senior living operations, strategic planning and long-term care to her new role. She has dedicated her career to helping older adults...

Fox Run Hosts Virtual Gala to Benefit Resident Care Fund

Oct 14, 2020

Novi, Mich. – October 14, 2020 – Last month, Fox Run, a senior living community developed and managed by Erickson Living, hosted its first-ever virtual Gala benefitting the Resident Care Fund. The special event was completely virtual and broadcasted live to the entire community via Fox Run’s own in-house television station. Despite the inability to physically come together due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Gala still proved to be the “Party of the Year” at Fox Run, with residents celebrating across the campus, from the comfort of their own apartment homes.

The “Manhattan by Moonlight” theme incorporated...

‘Living the perfect retirement’

Sep 17, 2020

New Fox Run resident says she’s glad she moved in 2020

Novi, Mich. -- Rachael Frizzell moved to Fox Run , a continuing care retirement community developed and managed by Erickson Living in Novi, Michigan, in March, just a few days before Michigan and most of the rest of the world began sheltering at home to slow the spread of COVID-19—and she says the timing couldn’t have been better.

Rachael previously lived in a house on a lake in White Lake Township....

Why Move to Fox Run Now?

Sep 3, 2020

New residents motivated by hot real estate market, maintenance-free lifestyle and more

Novi, Mich. – September 3, 2020 – When Judy Mattingly moved to Fox Run , a continuing care retirement community developed and managed by Erickson Living , earlier this year, she had no idea what 2020 would bring. But like the other 1,300 residents who live at Fox Run, Judy takes great comfort in the secure lifestyle the community provides, in good times and through life’s challenges, including the coronavirus pandemic.

Mattingly, a retired teacher, previously lived...

Senior well-being is “more important than ever”

Jul 30, 2020

Q&A with a leader in the senior living industry

Recently, R. Alan Butler, Chief Executive Officer at Erickson Living , manager of Fox Run , shared his unique insights about the overall impact of COVID-19 on the senior living industry and the differences between senior living communities like Fox Run and stand-alone nursing homes. Read on to learn more.

Q : How has the coronavirus pandemic impacted seniors in this country?

A: The COVID-19 pandemic has...

Four Tips For Downsizing and Decluttering

Jul 27, 2020

Novi, Mich. – July 27, 2020 – With the local real estate market in a very strong position for sellers, with low inventory and motivated buyers, now is the time to get your house in order to sell.

But, decluttering and downsizing can be a challenging process. If you’ve lived in your house for many years, you’ve probably accumulated a lot of stuff you no longer need in your closets, basement, and attic. Sorting through and parting with personal items is often difficult because of our emotional association with them.

Kristen Yaquinto,...

Fox Run Community TV Keeps Residents Engaged & Entertained

Jul 16, 2020

Retirement community finds success with unique approach to programming during a pandemic

Novi, Mich. – At Fox Run , a continuing care retirement community developed and managed by Erickson Living , residents prepare for another busy day. First, an educational workshop, followed by a fitness class led by a favorite staff instructor, then a town hall meeting to discuss important community matters with leadership before sitting down to a chef-prepared dinner and settling in for a classic movie.

Though life looks a bit different for all of us these days in the midst of...

Erickson Living Named by IDG’s Insider Pro and Computerworld to 2020 List of Best Places to Work in Information Technology

Jun 24, 2020

Team-Oriented Culture Opens Pathways for Career Growth and Success

Novi, Mich., June 24, 2020 – Erickson Living , developer and manager of Fox Run, today announced that IDG’s Insider Pro and Computerworld has selected it as one of the Best Places to Work in IT for 2020. Specifically, the company was ranked No. 13 among large organizations and recognized for having great benefits and compensations, along with dynamic and rewarding environments for its information technology (IT) professionals.

“We are greatly honored to be...