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Happy Birthday Wishes!

— Happy Birthday Residents! Lowell B. March 02 Bibiana R. March 19 Eva H. March 22 Joann D. March 24 Mary R. March 24 Happy Birthday Staff! Lori S. March 03 Dakota J. March 05 Veronica S. March 11 Cassidy E. March 16 Danielle B. March 29 Victoria F. March 30 Heather R. March 31

Crochet: An Ideal Craft for People of All Ages

— Crocheting has been a favorite craft for generations, and with good reason. Mastering the art of crochet enables you to create wonderful and useable pieces of art, at a very reasonable cost. There is only yarn, a crochet hook, and possibly a crochet pattern. And as a beginner, if you drop a stitch or make... Read More

Three Back Pain Relief Exercises for Seniors

— During the winter months, it is easy to become more sedentary and as a result experience an increase in stiffness and back pain. According to physical therapist Dr. Michael Kaspin, doing basic daily exercises correctly can help alleviate a lot of that back pain without the addition of pain medication. Here are three exercises he... Read More

Staff Highlight

— This month we are excited to highlight one of the newest additions to the Woodcrest family, our Activities Director, Cyndi Adwell. Cyndi comes to us with a passion for providing a smile, laughter, and love to the residents here. Cyndi has worked in the long-term care industry since 1989 where she started out as a... Read More

Resident Highlight

— This month we are excited to have Christine L. as our resident highlight! Christine was born and raised in Louisville, KY. She eventually relocated to Lexington, KY and married her husband Ed. While living in Lexington she managed a drug store for 17 years! Christine and Ed loved animals and owned a cat and dog.... Read More

Wishing Everyone a Very Happy Birthday!

— Happy Birthday to our amazing Residents! Dawn A. February 2nd Edna S. February 6th General C. February 9th Gerald P. February 13th Delores T. February 13th Joann S. February 14th Robert J. February 15th Mildred B. February 18th Peggy J. February 23rd Happy Birthday to our wonderful Staff! Brooke F. February 9th Chris N. February... Read More

Valentine Grams

— Starting February 1st, we will be offering VALENTINE GRAMS! Activities will be selling these for $3.00 apiece. The grams will consist of a balloon with a valentine card and a Hershey bar attached. Families are welcomed and encouraged to place orders for their loved ones and their neighbors or friends at the facility. Help us... Read More

Wacky Wednesdays

— February 3rd – Wacky Nails February 10th – Wacky socks February 17th – Wacky Photo- we will have a backdrop to do silly photos February 24th – Wacky Rocks- we will be painting rocks to look like animals, minions, and M&M people

Eight Things to Know about the U.S. COVID-19 Vaccination Program

— 1. The safety of COVID-19 vaccines is a top priority. The U.S. vaccine safety system ensures that all vaccines are as safe as possible. The CDC has developed a new tool, v-safe, as an additional layer of safety monitoring to increase our ability to rapidly detect any safety issues with COVID-19 vaccines. V-safe is a... Read More

Donate Blood and Blood Plasma Safely to Help Save Lives

— This January, the American Red Cross celebrates National Blood Donor Month and recognizes the life-saving contributions from blood, platelet, and plasma donors. As we begin the New Year, the Red Cross and CDC are encouraging individuals to donate blood and plasma if they are well and able to do so, while continuing to practice safe... Read More