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Join Us On National Night Out!

Minneapolis National Night Out National Night Out is an annual celebration of the partnership between law enforcement agencies and community members active in crime prevention. It’s also a great opportunity to re-connect with neighbors! Providence Place is partnering with Minnehaha Senior Living to host a block event.  Please join us in the fun for all... Read More

Healthy Me, Healthy Mind

Did you know? Alzheimer’s Disease is the most common type of dementia, affecting more than 5 million people in the United States. While age, gender, genetics, and environment contribute to risk of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, many risk factors are tied to lifestyle, such as smoking, unhealthy diet, lack of exercise, and social isolation. Cardiovascular disease,... Read More

Life Is A Work of Art

Life is a Work of Art: An Evening to Celebrate Women, Arts & Aging Join us in celebrating creativity at any age! You are invited to attend an evening with women who share an interest in a wide variety of artistic mediums. Whether you are an accomplished artist or have pondered your unexperienced potential, you... Read More

Memory Care Art Exhibit

Please join us  for an evening of creativity, self expression, and   inspiration, as we showcase artwork created by the residents of 2 South! Date: Wednesday June 26th, 2019 Time: 7:00 pm Location: 2 South Serenity Suite Art is a powerful form of self expression for persons with dementia. Participating in various art programs led by... Read More

Live Soulfully for National Skilled Nursing Care Week

What makes you happy? How are you contributing to your happiness and the happiness of others? Every day, we strive to assist our residents in living their happiest and best lives. That is why Providence Place is excited that the theme of this year’s National Skilled Nursing Care Week (NSNCW) is “Live Soulfully.” Through a... Read More

April is National Volunteer Month!

Elizabeth Andrew said, “Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they just have the heart.” At Providence Place, we are blessed to have many wonderful volunteers with great big hearts! In celebration of National Volunteer Month, we’d like to highlight some special folks that help to enrich the lives of our residents.  We are proud... Read More

Memory Care Support: Intro to Integrative Health

Please join us for an Introduction to Integrative Health! When: Wednesday March 27th at 3:00 pm Where: Providence Place 1 South Conference Room Integrative health focuses on the whole person—body, mind, and spirit. These are non-pharmacological measures that can be used in the  journey towards health and healing. Integrative Therapist, Erin Heinitz, M.A., will provide... Read More

March is National Nutrition Month

National Nutrition Month® was created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and celebrated each March. The campaign seeks to shed light on the importance of making healthy food choices and creating active lifestyles. Below is a list of 30 tips from Providence Place’s Clinical Dietitian, Andrew Pfaff, RD, LD. Begin to incorporate some of these... Read More

February is American Heart Health Month!

One way we can keep our hearts healthy is by monitoring and controlling our blood pressure. Blood pressure can be defined as, “the force of blood pushing against the walls of the arteries that carry blood from your heart to other parts of your body”. It is normal for our blood pressure to rise and... Read More

New Year, New You!

Did you know that 45% of Americans each year set a goal for the New Year to lose weight or get in shape? Out of all of those resolutions, 80% fail. What are some things we can do to reach our goals and still enjoy this year to the fullest? Instead of focusing on losing... Read More