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Upcoming Free Educational Opportunities: Hospice and Dementia Basics

Mark your calendars for upcoming free educational opportunities!   Memory Care Support Group When: Wednesday September 19th, 2018 at 2:30 pm Where: Providence Place Senior Living Community Life Staff, Brett Collins, MT-BC, and Brenna Horn will provide an overview of the types dementia and offer meaningful activities that persons with dementia and their loved ones... Read More

Join Us In The Fight Against Alzheimer’s!

Did you know? Alzheimer’s Disease is the 6th leading cause of death in the  US Every 66 seconds someone in the United States develops          Alzheimer’s Disease 1 in 3 seniors dies with Alzheimer’s or another type of dementia Alzheimer’s deaths have increase 89% since 2000 Alzheimer’s Disease is the most common... Read More

Planting Our Tower Garden

Providence Place is excited to introduce our new Tower Garden! In June, Residents planted a variety of vegetables and herbs and are anxiously watching the seeds grow into beautiful, nutritious food. With our Tower Garden system, we will be able to grow healthy foods indoors, year- round. The  planter is an aeroponic growing system (no... Read More

Save the Date- 4th Annual Rollin’ to the Oldies Classic Car Show

You’re invited to join us for the 4th Annual “Rollin’ to the Oldies” Classic Car Show! When: Wednesday June 27, 2018 Time: 5:00– 8:00 p.m. Where: 3733 23rd Ave. S. (in the parking lot across the street from Providence Place) This event will feature: Closed streets for participant cars Awards for favorite cars including 15 Driver’s... Read More

Free Ethics CEU: Dementia, Impairment, and the Capacity to Sign Legal Documents

Providence Place is proud to partner with Maser, Amundson, Boggio, and Hendricks to present a free educational session about ethics in healthcare! Maser, Amundson, Boggio, and Hendricks is a Richfield-based law firm specializing in elder law. WHEN: Thursday, June 7th 2018, from 12:00-1:00 pm WHERE: Providence Place Senior Living Attorney Sarah Sicheneder will give a lecture... Read More

Memory Care Support Group

Please join us on Wednesday May 16th at 3:00 pm for our Memory Care Support Group: Facing Grief and Troubles. Our chaplain, Randy Somody, will speak about embracing pain and finding hope for family members of a loved one with memory loss. Caring for someone with dementia can be challenging emotionally, mentally, physically, and spiritually.... Read More

April Be Well Newsletter

Celebrating Earth Day 2018 END PLASTIC POLLUTION by Melissa Pintar, RD, LDN Since the invention of plastic in 1907, approximately 9.1 billion tons of plastic have been produced to date making our daily lives much more convenient. Unfortunately, that great boost in convenience has led to 5.5 billion tons of plastic waste accumulation in land... 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

Free CEU: Ethics in Healthcare

Providence Place is partnering with Interim Healthcare and David Larson, MSW, LICSW, to present a free educational session about ethics in healthcare! WHEN: Thursday, March 15th from 12:00-1:00 pm WHERE: Providence Place Senior Living Participants will learn to: Define ethics Identify ethical dilemmas Define The NASW code Identify core ethical standards Identify four ethical principles... Read More

Be Well Newsletter

SHAKE OFF THE SALT by Andrea Rutger RD, LDN February is American Heart Month. While this designation is beneficial in reminding Americans about the importance of heart health, steps can and should be taken on a daily basis to prevent, treat, and minimize risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD). CVD encompasses all diseases of the heart... Read More