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Volunteering For A Charity

April 5, 2019 — If you want to help a charity and interested in doing something more than making a financial donation, why not consider volunteering? When choosing a charity, there are a few basic factors to consider. The charity you choose to volunteer for will determine which activities you will do. Think about what you can offer the... Read More

Haiku Day is April 17th

April 5, 2019 — What is a haiku (hahy-koo)? A haiku is traditionally a non-rhyming three-line poem of Japanese origin that offers a way of looking at the physical world. The origins of haiku can be traced back to the ninth century. The haiku consists of three lines with a five-seven-five syllable structure using sensory language to gain inspiration.... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

April 5, 2019 — Happy Birthday! Residents Bertha W. Dallas B. Gloria K. Sharon S. Tyna L. Staff Mary K. Wendy Y. Bessem W. Nicole H. Shelia B. Herbert N. Tisha W. Ester B. Patrick V. Antonio M. Senbetu S. Mariama S. Cherrelle J. Terri T. Welcome! Betty D. Phillip W. Rita P. Thomas M.

Resident of The Month: Phyllis R.

March 2, 2019 — Phyllis was born on Staten Island in New York but raised in Golden State, California. Phyllis was married to her husband for 53 years and came to Keller Oaks Healthcare Center together. They had two sons together, Richard and Randolph, three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Before coming to Keller Oaks and running the Country Store... Read More

Nutrition Month: Using Nutrition To Look and Feel Your Very Best

March 2, 2019 — Proper nutrition is important for everyone. Without proper nutrition, people may not be able to properly function and perform day-to-day activities. Most people do not realize that healthy carbs are generally good for you. While you may not need to eat in excess, low-carb diets can actually hinder you. Carbohydrates are needed by the body... Read More

Success Stories: James J.

March 2, 2019 — James J admitted to Keller Oaks Healthcare Center for rehabilitation services in August 2018. Upon admission, James was unresponsive, requiring total assistance with activities of daily living and utilized a gastrostomy tube as his only source of nutrition. After participating in therapy he is now able to walk 140 feet with stand by assistance, on... Read More

Facts You Might Not Know About St. Patrick’s Day

March 2, 2019 — One of the legends of St. Patrick began hundreds of years ago when a boy in England was captured and taken to Ireland as a captive, where he then found God. It is said that St. Patrick could hear angels, and that he had raised people from the dead. He was a very active missionary... Read More

Happy Birthday!

March 2, 2019 — Happy Birthday! Residents Louise S. Elisa F. Mary H. Glenda R. Betty S. Florence G. Patricia M. James B. Marion A. Ramiro F. Donna D. Sammie W. Staff Samantha E. Haley D. Terrence J. Annette L. Monique B. Joyce C. Veronica M. Johnny H. Grace K. Joanna A. Jordan F. Patricia W. Terri T. Welcome!... Read More

March 2: National Read Across America Day

March 2, 2019 — Theodor Seuss Geisel, known best as the author Dr. Seuss, was born on March 2. He was a beloved author who entertained young and old audiences for over 80 years with titles such as The Cat in the Hat, And To Think I Saw It On Mulberry Street, and Green Eggs and Ham. In 1997,... Read More

Resident of the Month: John H.

February 1, 2019 — John is from Greenville, Texas and was married to his wife Helen for 76 years. Together, Helen and John had two sons, two daughters, a granddaughter, and two great grandsons. In his younger years, John served his country in the Navy, was a carpenter and built churches across Texas. He enjoys Bingo, dominos and listening... Read More