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Resident Spotlight

October 3, 2020 — September’s resident spotlight is Carolyn P. Carolyn was born in Breckinridge County in 1957. Carolyn has three loving children, Robbin E., Cheresse P., and Charles P. II. Ms. P. has five grandsons and 1 granddaughter. “Carolyn is always happy and smiling and never meets a stranger,” according to her sister Tina. Ms. P’s hobbies include... Read More

Take Care of Your Mental Health – World Mental Health Day: October 11

October 3, 2020 — Mental health is an important part of overall health and wellbeing. It affects how we think, feel, and act. It may also affect how we handle stress, relate to others, and make choices during an emergency. People with pre-existing mental health conditions or substance use disorders may be particularly vulnerable in an emergency. Mental health... Read More

Chess Throughout History

October 3, 2020 — Over the years, chess has spread throughout the world and enjoyed massive waves of popularity. While chess is thought to have originated as a war game, it was seen as a game of nobility and education in Europe in the 1500s. History has shown from actions in Europe around the year 1500 that chess had... Read More

Creative Halloween Decorations

October 3, 2020 — If you are bored with traditional Halloween decorations, a little creativity may help you create a unique Halloween display. If you are looking for something different to do this year, read on for creative ideas. Masks: Hang a creepy, funny, or creative mask on your door. Decorate a scarecrow or your garden with them. You... Read More

National Physical Therapy Month

October 3, 2020 — Did you know that physical therapy may be a safe, effective alternative route to treat chronic pain conditions? According to the APTA (American Physical Therapy Association) physical therapy is “the safer way to manage pain,” without using potentially harmful and addictive medication. If you’re wondering if physical therapy might be a good treatment for you,... Read More

Do Something Nice Day

October 3, 2020 — Flex your kindness muscles this October on National Do Something Nice Day. It’s easy to become so caught up in the stressors of daily life that we forget to do our part to uplift our friends and loved ones. On October 5, remember to go out of your way to do a good deed. It... Read More

Happy Birthday to our Residents and Staff!

September 5, 2020 — Happy Birthday Residents! Dana G. 9/8 Maxine F. 9/16 Pauline H. 9/30 Happy Birthday Staff! Becky M., LVN/LPN 9/3 Cathy A. , Admin 9/5 Tiffany S. ,KMA 9/11 Dana S.,CNA 9/13 Denise S., KMA 9/14 Natalie L.,KMA 9/15 Madison T., CNA 9/17 Amanda D., Medical Records 9/22 Stacey K., Hospitality 9/29

Healthy Habits to Help Stop the Spread of Disease

September 5, 2020 — Stay at least six feet away from others Avoid contact with people who are sick Wash your hands often, with soap and water, for at least 20 seconds each time Use hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available Wear a mask over your nose and mouth (if you’re medically able) to help protect... Read More

September is Courtesy Month: The Power of Courtesy and Kindness

September 5, 2020 — With so much uncertainty and division across world, it’s easy to lose sight of a very easy and obtainable mindset: be kind. Here’s a question: what if more people were “guilty” of random acts of kindness? Just simply being courteous and kind without gaining any benefit from the situation or person. Just being kind for... Read More

The Gift of Grandparents

September 5, 2020 — One of the biggest blessings you can have in life is grandparents. A consistently positive relationship with your grandparents can add so many good things to your life. For starters, think about the wealth of knowledge that your grandparents have to share. They are extraordinary people! They have lived many years, and have stories to... Read More