Making Music

WE LOVE MAKING MUSIC! How, you ask, does music relate to providing the best care? At Ascension Health Homes we correlate exemplary care to a band. Each person performs their part using their own strengths; but, at the same time draw on the strengths of the rest of the group to make beautiful music. In…

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Can We Take The Zoo Monkey Home

“Can we take the zoo monkey home?” Bill asked as he admired one of the animals at  John Ball Zoological Gardens. “Can we take the tiger home?” He asked a few minutes later. The residents each made their comments and smiles at the cute poses and animals they saw along the path. COMMUNITY INCLUSION GOAL At…

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Living Almost Like at Home

Living Almost Like at Home Whether it’s helping with the little things of daily life or a high degree of attention, we care about our residents and making them as happy and comfortable with us as possible. This includes providing a home-like environment in the kitchen that is comfortable and accommodates the needs of our…

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The Kitchen, The Best of All

THE KITCHEN, THE BEST OF ALL A HOME IS MADE OF MANY ROOMS TO REST, TO SLEEP, TO SHOWER TO PLAY, AND READ, AND TALK A LOT, DO HOBBIES BY THE HOUR BUT THE KITCHEN, AH, THE KITCHEN IS A ROOM THAT’S MADE OF DREAMS OF FANTASIES…CREATED BY A LOVE OF COOKING SCHEMES TO TOUCH,…

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In Case of Emergency

  In light of the recent national natural disasters, we at Ascension Health homes are reminded of the value of emergency preparedness.  Through planning, procedures and practice our residents can feel safe and ready to respond. With the help of Lakeshore Regional Entity, our homes have approved procedures in place to provide guidance during an emergency. These plans…

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