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Sara Lowe Executive Director Emmanuel Hospice Click here to watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness Segment on this topic. Each November we make the transition from Back to School and Halloween to Thanksgiving and Holiday preparation. Did you know that November is also National Hospice and Pallia read more.
It is so easy for society to place mental health on the back burner when there are many other chronic health concerns. However, the approach that we have taken as a society is not sustainable and it is clouding our quality of life as a whole. Medical professionals in general tend to focus on tan read more.
United Methodist Retirement Communities' and Porter Hills' Combined Five PACE Sites Improve the Lives of Low-income Older Adults Across Michigan Watch Huron Valley PACE's Mission Moment The National PACE Association has declared September as National PACE Month, an opportunity to celebrate th read more.
Porter Hills resident Dori Vander Mey believes “all things work together for good for those who love the Lord (Romans 8:28).” The Porter Hills Foundation is in her will because “they have been so good to me.” You, TOO, can leave a lasting legacy! Did you know that August is National M read more.
United Methodist Retirement Communities and Porter Hills Earn Highest Quality Ratings for All Clinical Care and Services
United Methodist Retirement Communities (UMRC) and Porter Hills announce that all four of their Medicare-rated clinical communities and services have earned 5-Star quality ratings by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). 5-Star ratings have been achieved at Kresge Healthcare and R read more.
Gift from Mary Thompson Foundation Supports Recreational Therapy Activities for Low-Income Older Adults Grand Rapids, MI, July 23, 2019– The Porter Hills Foundation has received a grant of $5,000 from the Mary Thompson Foundation, based in St. Clair Shores, Michigan. This gift will support re read more.
Award Marks Grand Rapids Senior Living Organization’s Seventeenth Straight Year of Distinction Porter Hills is proud to announce that it has achieved West Michigan’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® rating in 2019. Over 150 local organizations and businesses were recognized by th read more.
Shirley Evans loves her job as a care partner at Meadowlark Retirement Village in Sparta, and it shows. A 2017 recipient of LeadingAge Michigan’s Caring Spirit award, Shirley “has a very warm heart,” according to Life Enrichment Coordinator, Catherine Kuzma. “She genuinely cares abo read more.
Maegan Garlock Residential Living Community Engagement Manager Porter Hills Village Recently, I participated in a community running event. Along the course, there were groups of people cheering on and encouraging the runners as they trudged through their events. I began to pay special atten read more.
Bradley Kuipers, PT – Porter Hills Home Care Watch the 13 On Your Side Senior Wellness Segment on this topic. Parkinson’s Disease is newly diagnosed in over 50,000 Americans every year. It can be a startling diagnosis to receive. There is a lot to know about the disease and many d read more.