Helping Kids Understand Alzheimer’s Disease

When a family member has Alzheimer’s disease, it affects everyone in the family, including children and grandchildren. It’s important to talk to them about what is happening. How much and what kind of information you share depends on the child’s age and relationship to the person with Alzheimer’s. Helping Kids Cope Here are some tips […]

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The GreenFields Spring 2018 Open House

Enjoy the freedom of a fulfilling retirement in a comfortable home where you can pursue hobbies, read, enjoy social and recreational programs or visit with friends – all without the worries of home maintenance, chores, security or safety! Discover for yourself why Life is Beautiful at The GreenFields at the open house Wednesday, March 21st […]

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Protect Yourself From the “Grandparent Scam”

You get a call or an email unexpectedly from someone who claims to be a friend or relative. This often happens to grandparents with the caller claiming to be their grandson or granddaughter.  The caller says there’s an emergency and asks you to send money immediately. But beware, there’s a good chance this is an imposter […]

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Senior Apartments at The GreenFields

When you reach retirement age, life can change for the better. You can choose to take it easy and relax or fill your calendar with lively and fulfilling activities – it’s all possible at The GreenFields! When it’s time to make a decision on where to live, the convenience of senior apartment living may be […]

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10 Things You Should Know About Writing a Will

Who inherits the good silver is just the beginning by Brett Widness Writing a will isn’t the most pleasant of tasks. After all, by doing so you’re not only acknowledging your own inevitable demise but actively planning for it. That might explain why so many adults avoid this cornerstone of estate planning. According to an […]

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Physical Therapy — Not Just For Rehab

Many people think of physical therapy as a treatment only for existing painful injuries.  Well, that is no longer the case.  Recently, a new law passed allowing direct access to physical therapists without a doctor’s prescription.  This new law allows you to avoid taking extra time out of your day sitting though long doctor appointments. Now is […]

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Employees of the Month: Dianne Coons, Kaitlyn Cherry, Nyrea Wilson, Lakisha Parker, Mike Arena, and Hunter Kowalski

Congratulations to Dianne Coons our Employee of the Month at GreenField Health & Rehabilitation Center! Dianne has been in our Housekeeping department for over 19 years, and has been the supervisor for over 18 years! She is always willing and able to go the extra mile. If housekeeping is short staffed on any shift, she […]

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Do Memory Problems Always Mean Alzheimer’s Disease?

Many people worry about becoming forgetful. They think forgetfulness is the first sign of Alzheimer’s disease. But not all people with memory problems have Alzheimer’s. Other causes for memory problems can include aging, medical conditions, emotional problems, mild cognitive impairment, or another type of dementia. Age-Related Changes in Memory Forgetfulness can be a normal part of aging. […]

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Choosing Healthy Meals As You Get Older

Making healthy food choices is a smart thing to do—no matter how old you are! Your body changes through your 60s, 70s, 80s, and beyond. Food provides nutrients you need as you age. Use these tips to choose foods for better health at each stage of life. Source: National Institute on Aging; https://www.nia.nih.gov/health/choosing-healthy-meals-you-get-older 1. Drink plenty of liquids […]

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Employees of the Month: Kathryn Kibler, Amy Ciccarelli, Lynn Backlas, and Susan Gibson

Congratulations to Kathryn Kibler! Katie is one of our Social Workers here at GreenField Health & Rehabilitation Center. She is always very pleasant, has a good, can-do attitude, and never complains. She is always willing to take on any task that‘s assigned to her. She always comes in with a smile and is a pleasure […]

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