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Memory Care Art Exhibit

May 22, 2019 — 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

April 22, 2019 — 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!

April 11, 2019 — 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

March 5, 2019 — 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

February 25, 2019 — 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!

January 21, 2019 — 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!

January 4, 2019 — 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

Be Well Newsletter

December 17, 2018 — OBESOGENIC ENVIRONMENT by Melissa Pintar,RD,LDN, Clinical Dietitian at Cura Hospitality Many Americans continue to struggle with being overweight and/or obesity. In 2015-2016, the CDC reports that 39.8% of US adults 20 years and older were obese and 71.6% were overweight. The obesity trend continues to climb which does not offer a healthy projection for America’s... Read More

Eat, Drink, and Be Thankful

November 8, 2018 —                                 To the family and friends we hold so dear, We want to share our bounty this year, At a special gathering to stay in touch, And to count the blessings that mean so much.   You are invited you... Read More

Social Services Meet and Greet for Memory Care Families

November 8, 2018 — Providence Place is proud to welcome our new Director of Social Service, Meighan Middleton, LSW! Meighan Middleton is the new social worker for all memory care residents. She will be hosting an introductory meeting as an opportunity to get to know our memory care family members. All are welcome to attend, so stop by and... Read More