Valentines Day is quickly approaching, and while many folks are busy shopping for flowers, chocolates, and jewelry, here at Providence Place we like to give the gift of music- singing telegrams! For just $1, you can show your loved one a favorite staff member how much you care by purchasing a telegram. Song choices include: […]
Welcoming Our New Integrative Care Assistant!
Hello, All! My name is Kathryn Dopkins, and I am thrilled to be hired as Integrative Care Assistant at Providence Place. A little about me: I was born in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, and have lived most of my life in Western Wisconsin (but ask me where I went to kindergarten.) My husband and I live […]
Join Us On National Night Out!
Minneapolis National Night Out National Night Out is an annual celebration of the partnership between law enforcement agencies and community members active in crime prevention. It’s also a great opportunity to re-connect with neighbors! Providence Place is partnering with Minnehaha Senior Living to host a block event. Please join us in the fun for all […]
Healthy Me, Healthy Mind
Did you know? Alzheimer’s Disease is the most common type of dementia, affecting more than 5 million people in the United States. While age, gender, genetics, and environment contribute to risk of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, many risk factors are tied to lifestyle, such as smoking, unhealthy diet, lack of exercise, and social isolation. Cardiovascular disease, […]
Life Is A Work of Art
Life is a Work of Art: An Evening to Celebrate Women, Arts & Aging Join us in celebrating creativity at any age! You are invited to attend an evening with women who share an interest in a wide variety of artistic mediums. Whether you are an accomplished artist or have pondered your unexperienced potential, you […]
Memory Care Art Exhibit
Please join us for an evening of creativity, self expression, and inspiration, as we showcase artwork created by the residents of 2 South! Date: Wednesday June 26th, 2019 Time: 7:00 pm Location: 2 South Serenity Suite Art is a powerful form of self expression for persons with dementia. Participating in various art programs led by […]
Live Soulfully for National Skilled Nursing Care Week
What makes you happy? How are you contributing to your happiness and the happiness of others? Every day, we strive to assist our residents in living their happiest and best lives. That is why Providence Place is excited that the theme of this year’s National Skilled Nursing Care Week (NSNCW) is “Live Soulfully.” Through a […]
April is National Volunteer Month!
Elizabeth Andrew said, “Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they just have the heart.” At Providence Place, we are blessed to have many wonderful volunteers with great big hearts! In celebration of National Volunteer Month, we’d like to highlight some special folks that help to enrich the lives of our residents. We are proud […]
Memory Care Support: Intro to Integrative Health
Please join us for an Introduction to Integrative Health! When: Wednesday March 27th at 3:00 pm Where: Providence Place 1 South Conference Room Integrative health focuses on the whole person—body, mind, and spirit. These are non-pharmacological measures that can be used in the journey towards health and healing. Integrative Therapist, Erin Heinitz, M.A., will provide […]
March is National Nutrition Month
National Nutrition Month® was created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and celebrated each March. The campaign seeks to shed light on the importance of making healthy food choices and creating active lifestyles. Below is a list of 30 tips you can incorporate into your diet this month to create a healthier you! To […]