Harmar Place to celebrate National Skilled Nursing Care Week

MARIETTA – Harmar Place in Marietta is excited to participate in National Skilled Nursing Care Week, which will be held May 12 – 18.

The NSNCW 2019 theme, “Live Soulfully,” will celebrate skilled nursing centers and their residents and staff by showcasing how they achieve happy minds and healthy souls. The theme fits well with United Church Homes’ mission and vision to provide care to the whole person including mind, body and spirit, which includes providing full-time chaplains at all UCH senior living communities.

Here is Harmar Place’s schedule of events for the week*:

  • Monday, May 13
    2 p.m. National Apple Pie Day with karaoke
  • Tuesday, May 14
    2 p.m., Line Gold Dancers and root beer floats
  • Wednesday, May 15
    10 a.m., craft with recycled materials
    2 p.m., bake dog treats for the humane society
    6 p.m., Curtis Chamberlain
  • Thursday, May 16
    9:30 a.m., music with Joe
    2 p.m., Cake Walk
    4 p.m., back massages
  • Friday, May 17
    10 a.m., Soul’s Harbor
    2 p.m., Ahoy Bingo

Established an as annual, week-long observance by the American Health Care Association in 1967, NSNCW, formerly known as National Nursing Home Week, provides an opportunity to recognize the role of skilled nursing care centers in caring for America’s older adults and people with disabilities.

For more information about Harmar Place, visit harmarplace.org.


Media Contact: Alissa Paolella, Communications Coordinator, 740.382.4885 or apaolella@uchinc.org

About Harmar Place:  Harmar Place offers assisted living, skilled nursing care, short-term rehabilitation and memory care on a beautiful campus located in Marietta, Ohio. We focus on individualized care in a casual and comfortable atmosphere.

*Events are not open to the public. Media is invited to come take photos. Please contact Alissa Paolella to arrange a visit.