News

New Staff

February 2, 2018 — We extend a warm welcome to new members of our staff: Linda Sumblin, Caytlin Wiegand, Danacklm Nyabuto and Famis Ochiri. They will be joining our team as C.N.A.’s.

Congrats!

February 2, 2018 — We also would like to congratulate resident, Jacqueline H., for reaching her goal and moving back into the community. Through her charm and sense of humor, she ingratiated herself with our staff and built a mutual, friendly relationship with them.

We will miss resident, Lisa C.

February 2, 2018 — We will miss resident, Lisa C., but are happy for her return to Texarkana where she’s from. She’s excited about being reunited with her sister and hometown friends, but will miss the staff at Hurst Plaza and the excursions she enjoyed.

February 17 is Random Acts of Kindness Day

February 2, 2018 — What could you do today that would make someone else’s day? What could you change in yourself that would ultimately enrich the world around you? Remember the greatest gift that you can give anyone is your time. Gifts can be brought, money can be earned, but your time can never be replaced. Here are a... Read More

Entertainer Greg Moon

February 2, 2018 — We kicked off 2018 with entertainer Greg Moon, who brings back memories of Elvis by his tribute performances. Resident, Nancy N., especially enjoyed remembering her thoughts of Elvis.

Black History Month

February 2, 2018 — Each February we celebrate Black History Month, a time for recognizing and honoring the role of African Americans in U.S. history. The first celebration of Black History Month took place at Kent State University in February 1970. In 1976, President Gerald Ford recognized Black History Month during the celebration of the United States Bicentennial. He... Read More

Help us Help you during this Flu Season

January 25, 2018 — The 2017/2018 Flu Season is already proving to be a challenge especially for the elderly. You can help us help you and our residents by being knowledgeable about Seasonal Flu. The following information is from the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). Take Time to Get a Flu Vaccine CDC recommends a yearly flu... Read More

Tips To Relax Quickly

January 8, 2018 — Give someone a hug. As long as it’s from somebody you don’t mind hugging, this can be very relaxing. Breathe deep through your nose. Close your eyes and pay attention only to your breathing while doing this. Five slow deep breaths is like a mini-meditation. Take a walk. Walking is one of the best relaxation... Read More