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Why Activities are Important in a Long-Term Care Facility

Why Activities are Important in a Long-Term Care Facility

Rachael Ray
Activity Director
Abbyshire Place Skilled Nursing & Rehab

During these times, Activities are a very important part of the day. We need to keep the residents active and occupied, not only for their mental well-being but their physical well-being. Studies show that having stimulating activities help with depression.

Our […]

The Role of the Activities Department

By Clarrisa Gardner
Activities Director
Abbyshire Skilled Nursing and Rehab
Activities
Do you remember the first day of kindergarten? If you do, you remember how scary it was going to a new place and knowing no one. Initially, this can be the same situation for new residents coming into our facility.

One of our jobs in the Activities Department is […]

The Importance of Volunteers

by Clarrisa Gardner
Activities Director
Abbyshire place
The Importance of Volunteers
Here at Abbyshire Place, we welcome volunteers in our activities department with open arms. Volunteers can be anyone who has best intentions of improving the daily life of our residents. Volunteers can be family members of residents, community members, clubs, church organizations, or those who simply want to […]