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Eat More Fruits and Vegetables

— We all know that we should be eating fruits and vegetables as part of a healthy diet, but many people don’t consume the recommended amount. In fact, a study published in 2017 by the CDC found that only 1 in 10 adults meet the recommended intake. As a reminder of the importance of eating fruits... Read More

Honor & Remember: Memorial Day is May 30

— Take time this Memorial Day to visit, call, text, or video chat with a loved one who served, or a loved one who may have lost someone special that served. Ask them to share their stories and reminisce. Listen and learn from their history. Be sure to let them know how much they are valued... Read More

National Women’s Health Week

— Ladies, this week is a great time to get all your checkups done if you have not done so yet this year. Remember, the elements of health include your eating habits, your resting habits, how you think, and how you spend your time. National Women’s Health Week starts each year on Mother’s Day to encourage... Read More

Happy Mother’s Day

— Be sure to take a moment on Sunday, May 8 to honor moms, foster moms, surrogate moms, grandmothers, aunts, and the other important women role models in your life. Let her know how much she means to you by calling, texting, video chatting or sharing photos on social media. Take her out to lunch, shopping... Read More

Staff Highlight

— We are thrilled to welcome Ashley Harris to our Woodcrest family! Ashley comes to us from Omnicare, where she worked as a manager for the resident care department. She was born and raised in Middletown, Ohio. Ashley graduated from Middletown High School and went on to study communications at Miami University of Ohio. Since coming... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

— Hello Woodcrest Families and Residents! We are so excited to be heading into springtime! The weather is starting to warm up which allows for fun activities outside! We love seeing all the families back into the facility! We want to ensure that everyone is following our visitation policy especially when it comes to mask guidelines.... Read More

Autism Awareness Month

— What is Autism? According to the CDC, Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a developmental disability that can cause significant social, communication and behavioral challenges. Individuals with ASD often have problems with social, emotional, and communication skills. They may repeat certain behaviors and may find change in their daily routines difficult. Individuals with ASD might: not... Read More

April is National Occupational Therapy Month

— Occupational therapy practitioners enable people of all ages to live life to its fullest by helping them promote health, and prevent—or live better with—injury, illness, or disability. These services may include: Offering seniors who are recovering from a stroke or surgery ways to resume independence Helping seniors recovering from injury to regain skills necessary to... Read More

Mardi Gras

— LET THEM EAT KING CAKE! March was full of celebrations and one of the biggest ones was Mardi Gras! We played games, made masks, and ate all the king cake!

Puppy Party

— A huge THANK YOU to Petland for bringing out puppies for our residents to play with! The smiles on our residents’ faces said it all!