Board of Directors

The Jackson Friendly Home is a nonprofit organization governed by a dedicated group of volunteers.  


Board Chair: Debbie Ecclecton, Corporate Account Representative, Henry Ford Allegiance Health

Vice Chair: Terry Langston: Communications & Development Officer, Center for Family Health

Treasurer: Geraldine J.H. Phelps, CPA

Secretary: Angela Wetherby: Attorney, Inosencio & Fisk, PLLC

Chad Kennedy: Account Executive, Walton Agency

Josie Neill: Retired, Consumers Energy

Stacy Harrison: Filmmaker, Property Developer

Heidi Lathrop: Social Worker, Henry Ford Allegiance Health

Doug Backinger: Caster Concepts

Marie Bonkowski: Director of Student Affairs, Baker College

The Jackson Friendly Home is an semi-independent living facility. Please contact us to see if you or your loved one is eligible for admission.  To set up a tour, please contact our office staff.

Rent is based on income. The Home accepts Medicaid and will coordinate income options to assist with payment.

Pricing starts at $2,000

Television Service: $10.00

Pre-Admission Requirements:

  • Chest x-ray
  • History and physical
  • Signed physician orders if applicable
  • Payment arrangements:
    sliding fee scale based upon income
  • Safety Background check 

The Jackson Friendly Home is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. 

435 W. North St, Jackson Michigan 49202


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