Category: Newsletter

National Senior Citizens Day

National Senior Citizens Day is August 21st! National Senior Citizens Day is August 21st. First declared by President Ronald Reagan in 1988, it is an observance to honor the senior citizens in the United States. He wanted to make an official day to recognize older citizens who have made positive contributions to society. In his…

July Activity Photos

July activity photos are featured below. 4th of July We had a grand old time celebrating Independence Day this year! On July 3rd, we had a fireworks display and on the 4th we celebrated with a “make your own ice cream float” bar! Saying Goodbye… It was a sad day when we had to say…

Core Practices for Preventing Foodborne Illness

The Core Four Practices to Prevent Foodborne Illness Submitted by Dave Draeger, CDM, CFPP Director of Support Services Foodborne illness outbreaks continue to make news headlines.  Although you may not be able to prevent yourself from becoming ill when consuming food from outside sources, one is able to fight back while in their own home.…

Lake Superior Quality Innovation Network Results

We are extremely proud to share our Lake Superior Quality Innovation Network scores. The Lake Superior Quality Innovation Network is comprised of three states: Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Michigan. The network is contracted with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS), which is an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. They evaluate…

Staying Safe in the Hot Weather

It’s Hot Out There… We all know that with summer comes hot weather – and that hot weather is in full swing right now. As caregivers to seniors, we know how dangerous this weather can potentially be for them. This article will share some info about how hot weather can affect seniors and what you…