May 31: Save Your Hearing Day

May 8, 2019 — Hearing loss is the result of noise, aging, disease, and heredity. There are two types of hearing loss, conductive and sensorineural. Conductive hearing loss is interference of sound waves traveling from the outer ear to the inner ear. This is causes by inner ear infections, fluid in the middle ear, excessive wax, damage to the... Read More

What Is Osteoporosis?

May 8, 2019 — As we age, so do our bones. Osteoporosis occurs when the bones become brittle due to lack of proper levels of calcium. It can affect men and women, but mostly women. When bones lose calcium (or density) they become weakened and can be easily fractured or broken. The most common fractures occur in the hip,... Read More

Lisa’s Corner

May 8, 2019 — Over the next few months, I thought we would enjoy a little laughter from the 50 states of our beautiful Country. These are laws that have been on record for years and have just not been removed. We will go in alphabetical order so we don’t offend anyone. ALABAMA: It is illegal to wear a... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

May 8, 2019 — May is a busy time of the year for many. School is ending, children are graduating, Derby and Oaks, and there are last minute preparations for upcoming June weddings. We also have a busy May planned for our center. The week of May 6 is National Nurses Week. We will have many events planned in... Read More

Happy Birthday!

May 8, 2019 — Residents Brenda Z. 5/01 Clarence S. 5/03 Michael P. 5/27 Staff Janet Robinson 5/05 Lorraine Corneilson 5/26 Amanda Thompson 5/13

Stress Management Tips

April 9, 2019 — Everyone needs successful stress management techniques. Try any of these easy-to-learn and easy-to-implement tips: Copy good stress managers. Have you noticed there are some people who always appear calm in stressful situations? What are they doing differently? What language do they use? Try to sit down with them for a chat. Learn from the best... Read More

Lisa’s Corner

April 9, 2019 — It’s been said that ‘Laughter is the Best Medicine.’ Nothing works faster or is more dependable to bring your mind and body back into balance than a good laugh. Humor lightens your burdens, inspires hopes, connects you to others, and keeps you grounded, focused, and alert. So here’s to living a longer and healthier life.... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

April 9, 2019 — Happy Spring! I am so excited that winter is behind us. We are looking forward to outside activities. Our Activity Department has been planning a vegetable garden to start off of the front porch in May. This will include traditional in the ground plants as well as raised planters. If you have a green thumb... Read More

Happy Birthday!

April 9, 2019 — Residents Anna T. 4/03 Pong E. 4/15 Linda R. 4/19 Staff Katie W. 4/08 Michael K. 4/13 Benjamin G. 4/28

Upcoming Special Events

April 9, 2019 — Friday, April 11 at 4:00 p.m. We will be having a pet show. Please bring your friendly pets to our center that day. Pets should be on a leash, kennel/cage, or held by their owner. Shot records must be up to date on all pets. Easter Activities On Friday, April 19 we have a special... Read More