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UMRC & Porter Hills Foundations Announce “COVID-19 – Not All Heroes Wear Capes” Emergency Fund for Care Teams
Initiative Will Help Address Unmet Family Needs During COVID-19 Chelsea, MI/Grand Rapids, MI, March 27, 2020 – The UMRC Foundation and Porter Hills Foundation today announced the creation of a special emergency fund for frontline staff members working to support older adults in their read more.
Porter Hills is proud to introduce you to some of our Healthcare Heroes who provide compassionate care and services to the older adults we serve. My Second Family Shirley Evans loves her job as a care partner at Meadowlark Retirement Village in Sparta, and it shows. A 2017 recipient of Leading read more.
Here is a list of virtual museums, zoos, and other creative ideas for you to enjoy while spending time at home. Get creative! Caledonia LIVE! Facebook Group Post your creative skills live with the Caledonia community! Providing the community with entertainment, learning, connection and ment read more.
Chelsea, MI/Grand Rapids, MI, March 23, 2020 – UMRC & Porter Hills announces that, in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the organization is continuing to hire a variety of team members to provide care and support for the older adults it serves at locations across Michigan. Openings inc read more.
Blessing Kafulani’s journey began in Zimbabwe where he was born. Twelve years ago, his family emigrated to the U.S. Because many of his relatives are far away, Blessing especially enjoys the opportunities to build relationships with the older adults he serves as a certified nursing assistant ( read more.
Community Foundation of Holland/Zeeland Awards $13,334 for Technology and Recreational Therapy Enhancements at LifeCircles PACE The Porter Hills Foundation is pleased to announce that it has received a one-year grant of $13,334 from the Community Foundation of Holland/Zeeland. This gift w read more.
I love the classic movie, The Wizard of Oz. My favorite scene is when Dorothy approaches a crossroad and meets the Scarecrow on her journey to find the Wizard. While contemplating which road will take her to Oz, Mr. Scarecrow attempts to give her directions. Following his incoherent ramblings, read more.
Proceeds Create the Porter Hills Employee Support Services Fund Porter Hills Foundation hosted its inaugural Thanks For Giving celebration at the Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park in Grand Rapids on November 20, 2019. Approximately 220 gu read more.
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.