Winter Wellness Tips

December 5, 2017 — Instead of picking up a cup of hot chocolate to keep yourself warm, try an herbal beverage. The cold air and indoor heaters can dry out your skin. Make sure to drink at least 8 glasses of water each day and use moisturizers throughout winter. Buy some indoor plants to soften up the dry atmosphere... Read More

Sparkling Snowflake Cookies

December 5, 2017 — Ingredients: 1 (18.25 ounce) box white cake mix 1/2 pound (2 sticks) butter or margarine 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 cups quick or old-fashioned oats, uncooked Assorted colored sugars, candy sprinkles Small candies or decorator icings Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. In large bowl, combine half the dry cake mix with... Read More

Christmas Party

December 5, 2017 — December 22nd will be our Christmas Party with the Residents. Please join us at 1:30 p.m. We will have snacks, drinks, music and a “Special” guest.

Success Story: Madonna W.

December 5, 2017 — Madonna W. came to Regency park in mid-October. She was in need of Physical therapy for weakness in her legs. After working with our therapy department five times a week for two weeks, Madonna was able to go to an Assistant Living facility with her son. Madonna said that she enjoyed her time at regency... Read More

Employee of the Month

December 5, 2017 — Our employee of the Month is Lisa Sorenson. Lisa is our evening cook. She always goes above and beyond her duties to ensure that the residents receive good meals and snacks. Thank you, Lisa, for all your hard work and great attitude! Pictured: Lisa with our Administrator Mike

Giving Thanks for Being a Caregiver

November 7, 2017 — Balancing work, home and private life with the demands of being a caregiver can be a frustrating juggling act. Just around the time you may get a good balance, the demands of your elderly parent might change and you are again pulled back into that stressful situation. How can you offset the worry, the anxiety,... Read More

Thanksgiving Crafts

November 7, 2017 — Thankful Wreath: Start with a paper plate and cut out a half circle from the center of it. Under the horizontal cut, write the words “I Am Thankful For…” then draw some leaf shapes on construction paper and cut them out. Write down things that you are giving thanks for and then glue the leaves... Read More

Featured Employee:

November 7, 2017 — We here at Regency Park of Jefferson would like to give a big shout out to Stephanie Schreier. She is our Employee of the month. Stephanie does a great job with the residents and helps out were ever she is needed. Stephanie has been with us since 2011. She started her career as a C.N.A.... Read More

Notes from the Administrator:

November 7, 2017 — Happy fall! This month our Country will again celebrate Thanksgiving. A time when many people gather together with families and friends to be thankful for the blessings they have received, as Americans our country has been blessed by God in so many ways! November is also set aside to observe National Diabetes Month. This disease... Read More

November Fun Days

November 7, 2017 — November is: National Caregiver Month – please let caregivers know how special they are for all they do! National Diabetes Awareness Month Peanut Butter Lovers Month National Sleep Comfort Month – an excuse to take a nap! November fun days: Nov. 2nd is Deviled Egg Day Nov. 2nd is Men Make Dinner Day – Yay!... Read More