August is Sandwich Month

— No matter how you slice it, everyone seems to have a favorite sandwich. In a month known for its “dog-days” and heat, a sandwich may provide just the meal you need. They’re low fuss, yet can be quick and nutritious, and most require no cooking. A sandwich by definition includes one or more pieces of... Read More

World Honey Bee Day: August 20

— World Honey Bee Day was first established in 2009 to help raise awareness of the importance of honey bees, and to pay homage to the beekeepers who harvest honey and support the health of the hives in their care. Honey bees are distinct from other bee species in that they are general pollinators. While many... Read More

Ways to Help You Relax: Relaxation Day is August 15

— Stressed out? Fatigued? Or simply having a bad day? It’s time to relax! Here are five easy ways to help you stress less and relax more: Stretch out on your back or sit comfortably where you are. Slowly move through your body tightening and flexing as you go until you reach your face and neck,... Read More

Sons and Daughters Day – August 11

— The best gift you can give your sons and daughters is time. This is an excellent day to let your children know how glad you are to be a part of their lives, hear the events of their days and share family stories. Although the origins of the day are unknown, it has been celebrated... Read More

Special Acknowledgements!

— We would like to give a very warm welcome to our New Resident: Geremiah M.   July Staff Anniversaries: Amber J. Hospitality Aide -1 year   Our Amazing Employee of the Month: Natalie R. – Administrator

July is UV Safety Month: Five Ways to Protect Yourself from UV Rays

— Overexposure to ultraviolet sunlight (UV rays) is believed to be the dominant external factor in a person’s development of skin cancer. You may lower your risk for skin cancer by following these five steps: Avoid Direct Sun Exposure: Avoid exposing your skin to direct sunlight during midday (generally from 10am to 4pm). This is the... Read More

Give Something Away Day is July 15

— Many people have an overabundance of items, and some have spare time that could be used to help others, but giving away possessions or time often isn’t made a priority in day-to-day life. National Give Something Away Day was first established in 2015 for the purpose of encouraging generosity, and it takes place each year... Read More

Family Reunion Month

— July 1 kicks off National Family Reunion Month! These reunions are a time when extended family members, friends, neighbors, and church-goers get together from all over to share experiences, ancestry, love and laughter. These functions also act as a rejuvenation exercises as they create opportunities for loved ones that rarely get to spend time with... Read More

A Letter from the Administrator

— Season Greetings, Summer is arriving in a hurried and hot fashion, but we look forward to beautiful days ahead. We welcome family visits and chances for memories to be made. The facility is excite  about visitation upgrades that are being implemented soon, including new outside furniture, fans available upon request for outdoor visits, air purifiers... Read More

Employee of the Month: Janet

— Janet has been employed at our facility for 31 years. Although she plays many roles here her job title is Medical Records and Supply. Janet is always busy whether it be stocking the supply room, placing orders, or other job duties she may have, you will rarely see her sitting down. When not at work... Read More