Stories of people making a difference in the lives of nursing home residents or members of the local community.
More than 200 children will be better equipped to start school thanks to a Birmingham area nursing home. […]
Chances are…cancer will touch your life. You can’t choose when or how. However, you can choose how you respond. When a West Alabama nursing home was touched by cancer, employees choose to respond in a way that led to record results for Relay for Life. […]
Leonard Hinton recently attended a local Rotary Club meeting. He had an important message to deliver on behalf of nursing home residents. […]
This story will put a smile on your face. Alabama dental students are gaining hands on experience at Fair Haven Retirement Community in Birmingham. […]
Joyce Beck didn’t plan on a career in long term care. She was happily raising her son and daughter. Then one day, her mother, who worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant at Haleyville Health & Rehab Center, called and said the nursing home needed some part-time help in a dietary department. “I said I would try it,” Joyce recalls. “Two weeks after I went to work, the dietary manager quit and the administrator asked if I would take it. I’ve been here ever since.” […]
Elsie Jones is an artistic lady. She’s worked with ceramics for a number of years and learned how to paint and make jewelry when she moved to Jackson Health Care Facility. She recently put those talents to good use when she learned a young relative, Matt Bryan, was diagnosed with cancer. […]