National Men’s Health Week

May 31, 2020 — The purpose of National Men’s Health Week (June 15-21) is to raise awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of physical and mental disease among men. It can sometimes be difficult to have your health checked routinely. According to CDC, women are 100% more likely to visit the doctor for annual... Read More

Coping with Stress

May 31, 2020 — For many seniors across the country, the ongoing healthcare pandemic may be causing significant stress and anxiety. However, the first step in coping with these overwhelming and sometimes debilitating emotions is to recognize symptoms of stress, which may include one or more of the following: Fatigue Difficulty falling asleep Hot flashes or chills Shortness of... Read More

Virtual Museum Tours

May 31, 2020 — Whether you enjoy traveling or are looking for something new to do during at-home social distancing, now is the time to take a “staycation” with a virtual museum tour! Experience a variety of cultures, education, and exploration of science, history, anthropology, and art of all types, including architecture, clothing, sculpture, painting, photography, mixed media and... Read More

In Memory of Mac

May 7, 2020 — We have to say goodbye to one of the most loved, admired, and cherished men in Breckinridge County. James M, to most of us ‘Mac’, passed away Wednesday April 8th, 2020 at the young age of 101. He was born in Spencer County, KY on May 30, 1918, the son of the late William and... Read More

The Importance of Hand Washing

May 6, 2020 — Keeping hands clean is one of the most important steps we can take to avoid getting sick and spreading germs to others. Many diseases and conditions are spread by not washing hands with soap and clean, running water. The CDC recommends cleaning hands in a specific way to avoid getting sick and spreading germs to... Read More

Hobbies: New & Old

May 6, 2020 — With all of the current shelter-in-place and social distancing directives, it’s a great time to learn something new or catch up on old hobbies and activities. Coloring has been proven to have great benefits for all ages, including stress relief, improving motor control and creativity, and increasing concentration. Many online retailers now carry coloring options... Read More

National Skilled Nursing Care Week

May 6, 2020 — The American Health Care Association (AHCA) recently announced “Sharing Our Wisdom” as the 2020 theme for National Skilled Nursing Care Week (NSNCW), formerly known as National Nursing Home Week. The theme strives to encourage families, their loved ones and residents to participate in “Sharing Their Wisdom.” Ask your parents or grandparent, grant aunt or uncle... Read More

CNA Classes

April 4, 2020 — We are now offering CNA classes in our building at no cost. We are privileged to have Ms. Shartzer, from our local high school join our team and will be teaching the classes. She is very knowledgeable, and it is an honor to have her step in and help make our CNA staff be the... Read More

Activity Highlights

April 4, 2020 — During this time of being confined and unsure of what is happening with the Corona Virus we have been keeping ourselves busy. We have been doing a lot of arts and crafts, board games, card games, reading books, listening to music, watching tv, beauty shop, manicures, puzzles, snacking, napping, and of course bingo games. We... Read More