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Happy Birthday!

May 2, 2020 — Residents Cheryl A. Carl B. Oleta C. Earnest F. Carl G. Charles H. Annie J. King L. Elizabeth M. Janice W. Lydia W.

Employee of the Month: Agnes R.

May 2, 2020 — How long have you been at Hurst Plaza? Since 2004 Where are you originally from? Liberia in West Africa What is your favorite thing to do when not at work? Travel, shop, site see If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go? Europe What is your favorite thing about Hurst Plaza?... Read More

Recognizing Our Amazing Nurses!

May 2, 2020 — National Nurses Week: May 6-12 National Nurses Week is a wonderful opportunity to honor the “Mother of Nursing,” Florence Nightingale, and all the dedicated, compassionate nurses who have followed in her footsteps. Florence was a British citizen and social reformer. In 1854, she and a group of nurses provided care to wounded soldiers during the... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

May 2, 2020 — Happy May, Hurst Plaza Residents, Staff and Families! The Spring is upon us, but there’s no denying that things haven’t exactly felt like they usually do this time of year. I know the last couple months have been a challenge filled with constant-change, worries and feelings of missing family and friends, and unfortunately, I don’t... Read More

Three Ways to Become a Super Person

March 31, 2020 — Have you seen the billboard with Christopher Reeve with the caption “Superman” underneath it? You might remember him for his timeless portrayal of Superman, but did you know after a life-changing accident, he led a tireless crusade on behalf of the disabled? Here are some of the qualities that made him so strong on and... Read More

How to Train Your Memory by Playing Scrabble – Scrabble Day is April 13

March 31, 2020 — The mental workouts we receive from games such as Scrabble are effective tools in boosting the power of your brain. Besides being a game that requires strategy skills, Scrabble allows players with good memories to have a higher probability of winning the game. The key to receiving points and ultimately winning is to form words... Read More

Find Fulfillment in Volunteering

March 31, 2020 — Volunteering is an incredibly fulfilling activity and can give new meaning to our lives. Perhaps this is one of the reasons so many retirees find such great joy in volunteering. When we leave a career, we sometimes need to find a new focus or passion in life. Having a sense of meaning and purpose is... Read More

Stress Awareness Month: Keep Stress to a Minimum

March 31, 2020 — Learning to cope with stress is important for all of us. Here are a few ways to relieve stress. Organize and clean your home and workspace. Place everything in a designated place and label it, so you will be able to find items when you are looking for them. This is a great way to... Read More