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

Therapeutic Activities May Help Memory Loss Patients

August 4, 2019 — Many people understand that FDA-approved prescription medication may help slow the progression of the memory loss, but did you know that caregivers can complement treatment with activities that may help reconnect their loved ones to daily life? “In addition to obtaining a diagnosis and beginning medication, it’s important that caregivers plan activities to share with... Read More

August 25th is Banana Split Day!

August 4, 2019 — When you think classical American dessert, banana split would likely make the top five of anyone’s list! On August 25th, we celebrate the creation of this delicious hot and cold treat with National Banana Split Day. In 1904 a 23-year-old David Evans Strickler made his mark on history by inventing the banana split! This dessert... Read More

National Relaxation Day is August 15: Try These Two Mindfulness Exercises!

August 4, 2019 — Mindfulness exercises let you “tune in” to yourself. Distractions are let go, and your brain power is increased. The exercises help you think more clearly and concentrate better. The best news is that they are easier than you might think to learn! Self Reflection Exercise Anytime you are stressed, stop, and carefully watch yourself to... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

August 4, 2019 — Happy Birthday! Residents Gregory H. Marcia G. Charmaine R. Tommie S. Spiro S. Ruby D. Paul L. Howard A. Garland R. Dessie D. Elaine S. Robert C. Thelma J. Albert C. Thelma J. Carolyn C. Larry A. Welcome! Milton G. Daphne I. Faye K. Peggy P.