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Halloween Crafts

October 8, 2019 — Ghostly Lollipops: If you are planning on handing out lollipops as part of your treats for trick-or-treating, you can decorate them. Cover the lollipop with a tissue, tying securely with a rubber band or piece of ribbon. Use a marker to draw eyes and mouth on your ghosts and they are ready to be given... Read More

October 26th is National Pumpkin Day

October 8, 2019 — Fall is here, and we’re ready for pumpkin everything! It’s the perfect time to indulge in pumpkin bars, pies, cookies, coffee, cheesecake, pasta, roasted seeds, and oatmeal. On October 26th we celebrate our favorite spooky and silly decoration and food, the pumpkin! Is there anything pumpkins can’t do? White pumpkins are the newest fad in... Read More

Breast Cancer Awareness and Detection

October 8, 2019 — According to breastcancer.org, “Every three minutes a woman in the United States is diagnosed with breast cancer.” Breast cancer is a serious illness that affects a significant population of American women. The good news is that, if detected early, breast cancer can often be successfully treated. Breast cancer occurs when cells in breasts called “tumors”... Read More

Sweetest Day is October 19

October 8, 2019 — The first Sweetest Day in history took place in October of 1921 in Cleveland, Ohio. Organized by a committee of candy makers, all sorts of candies were delivered to low-income people throughout the city with the message that this Saturday in October was the “sweetest day of the year.” Having evolved since then, people now... Read More

October is Physical Therapy Month

October 8, 2019 — Physical therapy is treatment of muscles, nerves and body structures mostly from the waist down. The goal of Physical Therapy is to restore the body to its optimum level of function. Physical Therapy Benefits Enhanced ability to walk Improved mobility Pain management Restoration of balance Enhanced ability to transfer Strengthening

Tips to Slow the Aging Process

September 4, 2019 — Celebrate Healthy Aging Month this September by trying the tips below, which may help you age slower and improve your quality of life. Eat a varied and healthy diet. Include plenty of fruits, vegetables and whole grain foods. Drink lots of fluids to maintain healthy skin and flush out waste. Exercise every day. Exercise improves... Read More

Fall Craft: Pine Cone Bird Feeder

September 4, 2019 — Supplies needed: a pine cone, vegetable shortening, oatmeal bird seed, and some string. Start by mixing together 1/2 cup of the shortening with 2 1/2 cups oatmeal and mix until well blended. (Optional: Add dried fruit, chopped nuts, or sunflower seeds.) Tie a string to the top of the pine cone and then apply the... Read More

Success Story: Mr. S.

September 4, 2019 — Mr. S. was admitted to The Oaks at Beaumont on October 18, 2018. He was admitted to us with Hemiplegia and a Cerebral Infarction. At the time he was unable to care for himself and was total assist with all of his ADL’s. The therapy team developed a plan for Mr. S. and he tolerated... Read More

Resident of the Month: Yasmine J.

September 4, 2019 — Yasmine has been a resident here at The Oaks at Beaumont for 11 months. She enjoy all activities, visiting with family and helping other residents and calling bingo. Yasmine is a former CNA that at one time worked here. Congratulations Yasmin on being The Oaks at Beaumont resident of the month.

Upcoming Events

September 4, 2019 — 9/06 – Ice Cream Social 9/12 – Birthday Party 9/20 – Resident Outing 9/30 – Activity Auction