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How to protect yourself and others from COVID-19

Jul 3, 2020 — Slow the spread of germs and respiratory diseases like COVID-19: Wash your hands often Use soap when available or use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands Avoid close contact Stay at least 6 feet (about 2 arms’ length) from other people Do... Read More

July is Anti-Boredom Month

Jul 3, 2020 — Although many of us have spent the last couple months inside doing puzzles, coloring, and reading due to local shelter-in-place directives, July’s midday summer heat may continue to keep many of us cooling off inside. With so much time inside, some of us may be experiencing moments of boredom, but the good news is that... Read More

Tips for Preventing Heat-Related Illness

Jul 3, 2020 — STAY COOL  Wear Appropriate Clothing: Choose lightweight, light-colored, loose-fitting clothing. Stay Cool Indoors: Stay in an air-conditioned place as much as possible. Even a few hours spent in air conditioning can help your body stay cooler when you go back into the heat.  Taking a cool shower or bath or moving to an air-conditioned place... Read More

July 30th is International Day of Friendship: Happy Friendships

Jul 3, 2020 — As the saying goes, when you’re happy, the whole world smiles with you. This means when we’re outwardly happy, positive, and upbeat, we may help to improve the moods and relationships of those around us. By listening, we make the other person feel important. Are we always talking about our own life, or do we... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

Jul 3, 2020 — Preparing for the 2020 Hurricane Season June 1 is the official start of hurricane season, and now is a great time to make a plan to deal with weather emergencies. Especially because this year, we have the added concern of the COVID-19 pandemic, including what you need know if you have to go to a... Read More

Happy Birthday!

Jun 2, 2020 — Rudolph A. Elayne P. Edna C. Bernaldina P. Eddie L. Salvatore C. Marie D. Eileen K.  Barbara D. Helen S. Lloyd D. Orlando G. 

Letter from the Administrator

Jun 2, 2020 — Thanks for being the truest friend of all human beings during their most difficult days. Happy Nurses Week to the real superheroes out there! Best Regards,  Marie Kamara

Coping With Stress

Jun 2, 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

National Stroke Month: Acting F.A.S.T. Is Key for Stroke

May 1, 2020 — Acting F.A.S.T. can help stroke patients get the treatments they desperately need. The stroke treatments that work best are available only if the stroke is recognized and diagnosed within 3 hours of the first symptoms. Stroke patients may not be eligible for these if they don’t arrive at the hospital in time. If you think... Read More

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