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Hark thee! ‘Tis Talk like Shakespeare Day!

April 9, 2021 — National Talk Like Shakespeare Day, April 23, honors playwright, poet, actor, and writer William Shakespeare. Although his birthday is questionable, many scholars suggest it was April 23, 1564. Truly happenstance, Shakespeare passed on the same day 52 years later! This holiday was first declared by Chicago Mayor Daley on the 445th anniversary of the famous... Read More

National Parkinson’s Awareness Month

April 9, 2021 — April is National Parkinson’s Awareness Month, which helps to increase awareness of Parkinson’s disease in the United States. Parkinson’s disease is a degenerative disorder of the nervous system that affects motor skills. Symptoms can include shaking, slowness of movement, and difficulty walking, with advanced stages usually involving dementia and memory impairment. There currently is no... Read More

Hero of the Month

April 9, 2021 — Cindy Wright is nothing short of a hero! This month we honor Cindy as our Hero of the Month! Cindy has been at ENRC collectively for over 7 years and has worked as a social worker since 2008. Cindy is loved by her residents and the staff knows they can count on her to look... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

April 9, 2021 — We are very excited for our residents as they start to see their family and friends once again! We ask for your patience and support as we work through the ever-changing regulations set for us by CMS. We cannot wait to share pictures of these heartwarming reunions in the days ahead! If you would like... Read More

April Word Search

April 9, 2021 — Find and circle the 15 words listed below. Find words straight across, up and down, and diagonally. All words are forwards reading only. No backward. Good luck! Word List ARTIST AWARENESS CLASSIC COPE EARTH EASTER EGG ENVIRONMENT JELLY PEANUT BUTTER RECYCLE SHAKESPEARE STRESS THERAPY VACCINE

A New Way to Enjoy an Old Favorite

April 9, 2021 — Peanut butter and jelly milkshakes are a tasty twist on an old favorite for adults and kids. That’s right! Now, you can have your peanut butter and jelly in a glass! Enjoy this delicious classic creation as a special treat on Peanut Butter and Jelly Day, April 2! The hardest part is deciding between crunchy... Read More

Social Workers are Essential

February 28, 2021 — Every March during National Social Work Month we recognize the empathy and hard work Social Workers display in their service as advocates, advisors, counselors, and facilitators for the underserved in public settings. Social workers are essential to community well-being, which is why the theme for this year’s Social Work Month is Social Workers Are Essential!... Read More

Celebrate Long Term Care Administrators Week March 12-16!

February 28, 2021 — March 12 kicks off Long-Term Care Administrators Week! This week we honor and celebrate the important role the administrator has in providing leadership for the delivery of compassionate, residentcentered care. Administrators are responsible for tracking the latest updates in healthcare policy, while also working hard to ensure their long-term care residents are receiving the highest... Read More

March 20 is Oral Health Day: What Can I Do to Maintain Good Oral Health?

February 28, 2021 — Here are some tips to maintain a healthy mouth and strong teeth. Drink fluoridated water and brush with fluoride toothpaste. Practice good oral hygiene. Brush teeth thoroughly twice a day and floss daily between the teeth to remove dental plaque. Visit your dentist at least once a year, even if you have no natural teeth... Read More

Certified Nurses Day is March 19

February 28, 2021 — Certified Nurses are dedicated to patient care and safety, and for this reason they have worked hard to achieve specialized certifications that allow them to help their patients at an elevated level! This commitment could not be more crucial than during this past year, and it is important to take notice of that. Certified nurses... Read More