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Mar 2017

Better Balance Clinic

Flagship Rehabilitation will be hosting a Better Balance Clinic on March 30th from 1-3 in the Chapel.  We will be performing balance assessments such as the Timed Up and GO and Functional Reach Test.  We will also be performing shoe tread analysis and will have education on fall prevention, home safety, and side effects of medications.  We will have exercise programs to hand out and a...

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Tulips in spring

07

Mar 2017

3 Reasons Why Our Residents Enjoy Spring at the Middletown Home

3 Reasons Why Our Residents Enjoy Spring at the Middletown Home If you haven’t caught on yet, pretty much every season at the Middletown Home is our favorite season, for different reasons. Spring is no exception. This warm and cheery season breathes fresh air and new energy into all of us here on the Middletown Home’s campus! We start to open more windows, sit on...

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Portrait of a senior woman having healthy breakfast at home

02

Mar 2017

Tips for Healthy Aging

Tips for Healthy Aging As we age, our body’s change. It’s a fact we cannot avoid. However, we can make a conscious effort to make smart decisions now, and throughout the aging process, to provide our body with the things it needs to age well. Here are just a few ways you and your loved ones can make the aging process something beautiful and enjoyable....

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Happy seniors talking while sitting in the park

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Feb 2017

Tips for Talking to a Loved One About Moving to a Retirement Community

Tips for Talking to a Loved One About Moving to a Retirement Community Whether it’s a parent or a spouse, talking to a loved one about the need to move to a retirement community can be one of the hardest conversations you’ll ever have. It’s a realization that they can no longer care for themselves or that the additional care you have providing to them...

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Woman hands in light teal knitted mittens are holding a beautiful glossy red heart in a snow background. Love and St. Valentine concept.

06

Feb 2017

7 Reasons Our Caregivers Love Working at the Middletown Home

7 Reasons Our Caregivers Love Working at the Middletown Home It’s almost Valentine’s Day and love is in the air! This is why we wanted to focus on some of the many reasons our caregivers love working at the Middletown Home. We are so fortunate to have a group of caregivers and residents who really form some special relationships. Learn about the 7 reasons why...

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Latin senior lady having fun,enjoying,laying down and having her picture taken in her first snow of her life at age 74

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Jan 2017

6 Tips for Improving Senior Safety in Winter

6 Tips for Improving Senior Safety in Winter The winter months bring the added challenge of cold weather, snow and ice. Especially for seniors, this can pose a dangerous threat to their health and well-being if proper precautions are not taken. If you or someone you know if at a higher risk for falls or ill-health during the winter months, take a look at these...

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The Middletown Home’s Goals and Resolutions for 2017

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Jan 2017

The Middletown Home’s Goals and Resolutions for 2017

It’s the New Year which means a fresh start to make improvements and live the best life yet! Much like most of the people around the world, here at the Middletown Home, we also plan to set goals and New Year resolutions to make life even more enjoyable for our residents and staff. Take a look at our four goals and resolutions for 2017! Grow...

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4 Things That Make Our Caregivers Unique

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Dec 2016

4 Things That Make Our Caregivers Unique

4 Things That Make Our Caregivers Unique We talk a lot about what makes our caregivers unique, and that’s because there is a lot to say! Their ability to care for our residents and create an atmosphere of love and compassion is a blessing to us all. We are fortunate to have such a dedicated team of servant leaders and we’d like to tell you...

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5 Special Things the Middletown Home Does for Christmas

09

Dec 2016

5 Special Things the Middletown Home Does for Christmas

5 Special Things the Middletown Home Does for Christmas For many of our residents and staff, Christmas is the best time of year to be at the Middletown Home! From decorations and music, to sharing stories and exchanging small gifts, everyone really gets into the holiday spirit. To give you an idea of what makes Christmas so special at the Middletown home, here is a...

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Senior couple with family by Christmas tree - three generations

04

Nov 2016

4 Ways to Bring Family Together for the Holidays – Even When You’re Miles Apart

As families grow and evolve, sometimes people move to a different state or even a different country. With an aging parent, the miles between you can feel especially wide during the holiday season. Despite your best efforts to come home for the holidays, it might just not be feasible due to work, health, finances or another commitment. If you find yourself in a similar situation...

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