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Resident Spotlight

— This month we are excited for you to get to know Wanda J who has been a resident at Woodcrest for the past two years. Wanda was born in Hazard Kentucky and comes from a big family with an Italian background. Her grandpa immigrated to the states in the early 1900s eager to start a... Read More

Staff Spotlight

— This month we want to put the spotlight on our new Housekeeping Manager, Mary Smith. Mary has been with the company for a year and recently stepped into the role as housekeeping manager in April. Mary has been working extra hard since the start of the pandemic to ensure that our facility is staying squeaky... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

— I want to take this opportunity to say thank you to our resident families and community for the outpouring of love and support during the COVID-19 Pandemic. We ask that you please be patient with our reopening this month. As you all know we are given new guidelines and procedures every day that we must... Read More

Relaxation is the Key to Healthy Life

— Relaxation Day is August 15. While studies show eating a healthy diet and exercise may reduce stress levels, relaxation is also needed to recharge us mentally and emotionally. When stress becomes overwhelming there are quick relaxation techniques you can do almost anywhere to make you feel better almost immediately. Try it out: Stretch out on... Read More

Bite-Sized Sandwich History

— Americans eat more than 300 million sandwiches a day. That’s almost one for every person in the United States. To say sandwiches are a popular staple of the American diet is an understatement, but it wasn’t always this way. The sandwich was invented in 1762 by an Englishman, John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich. He... Read More

Make Your Own Bookmark

— Celebrate Book Lovers Day on August 9th by making your own bookmark. All you need are a few craft supplies. Supplies Glue Scissors Hole Punch Embroidery Floss Scrapbook Paper Cardstock Stickers (or embellishments) Directions Cut your cardstock paper to the shape you want your bookmark to be. This can be a standard rectangle or something... Read More

Meet the Staff

— Meet Valerie, One of our amazing CNA’s here at Woodcrest. Valerie has been an CNA for 17 years and has worked at Woodcrest the last 10 months. She is an awesome asset to our team, anytime a resident or coworker needs help with something she is eager to jump right in and get the task... Read More

Happy Birthday!

— Residents John J. July 03 Payton C. July 05 June W. July 10 Dane S. July 12 Loretta L. July 25 Staff Tracy H. July 03 Nakita S. July 04 Evelyn L. July 10 Michelle R. July 10 Shayla M. July 15 Kristen H. July 16 Susan H. July 22 Linda W. July 22 Chasity... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

— Hello Everyone!!! I’m so glad to be back at the facility. I missed seeing all your faces every day! I know times have been extremely difficult and we have been making the best out of it, but this too shall pass. During this period, we still can’t have visitors. We are still unsure when that... Read More

How to Protect Yourself & Others

— 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