JACKSON [April 29, 2019] – Four Winds Community in Jackson 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.
Below is Four Winds Community’s calendar of events for National Skilled Nursing Care Week:
- Sunday, May 12
3 p.m., Mother’s Day program with cookies and punch
- Monday, May 13
10 a.m., Resident King and Queen Contest
12 p.m., Cupcake Kickoff
2 p.m., Resident Recognition Ceremony (wear your favorite sports theme)
- Tuesday, May 14
6:30 p.m., Four Winds Talent Show open to staff, residents and community. Contact Jean Ann Moshier to register. Wear your favorite Halloween costume.
- Wednesday, May 15
6 p.m., Barbie Birthday Bash with cake and party for staff, community, residents. Wear your favorite nerd costume.
Thursday, May 16
1 p.m., Ice Cream Social and Luau. Wear your favorite luau outfit.
- Friday, May 17
First and second shifts, summer of ’69 theme party. Pizza for staff and residents. Wear your favorite hippie costume.
- Saturday, May 18
10 a.m. to 6 p.m., all-day bingo marathon
- Sunday, May 19
10 a.m. to 12 p.m., car show registration
11:30 a.m., veterans ceremony
12 p.m., All-American lunch (hot dogs, chips, apple pie slices and bottled water) – free for residents, staff and community. Staff and residents are encouraged to wear red, white and blue.
2 p.m., car show awards
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 Four Winds, visit fourwindsjackson.org.
About Four Winds Community: At Four Winds Community in Jackson, Ohio, our loving staff and beautiful campus create a warm, welcoming place to call home. Families appreciate the high quality of care that their loved ones receive here. But it’s more than the dedication of our staff that makes Four Winds so special. It’s the way that Four Winds remains an integral part of the greater Jackson community, where people know who we are and trust what we do.