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Creating Joy

  For people living with memory loss, having moments of joy in their day is an important way to combat frustration, anxiousness, and/or boredom. For family members and caregivers it can sometimes be a challenge to find fun or enjoyable events that a loved one with memory loss can still enjoy. Often what it takes [...]

Staff Spotlight: Meet Amee

“Sunday Blues” is a term psychologists coined to describe the dread and anxiety that many people feel on the eve before the work week. However, we believe the cure in this infliction lies in finding something that you love to do.   Meet Amee Hughey…the love and dedication she has for her job and this [...]

Happy Retirement to Bonnie Boe

We would like to wish Bonnie Boe, a longtime member of our EHL family, a very Happy Retirement! After more than 11 years with EHL, Bonnie has retired from caregiving. She began her career as a caregiver on our campus before it became ElderHealth & Living in 2006, working here on and off since 1989! [...]

Memory Loss Coaching

We are excited to let you know that Liz von Wellsheim, GNP, is now providing memory loss coaching.

Sweetheart Party

This week we enjoyed a wonderful celebration with sweethearts, family and friends. Thank you to all that could join us for our annual Sweetheart Party.  

Food, Friends & Fun at EHL!

We’ve been cooking up a storm in our kitchens this month!  Stay tuned for revamped menus and upgraded recipe books with step-by-step pictures coming in March.  

Winter Menus!

ElderHealth & Living has made the switch to our wonderful Winter Menus.  See a sample menu below:

Spaghetti Feed Fundraiser!

Our Spaghetti Feed Fundraiser for The Walk to End Alzheimer’s was great fun and a great success! Thank you for all that came out, we raised over $2500!!

News from The Club

October marks the one-year anniversary of the opening of The Club, our adult day health program for persons with memory loss. We have had a full year of great activities, outings, art, singing, dancing, and laughter. We enjoy our weekly outings, with some favorite locations being Shari’s for pie, golf putting at Oakway Golf Club, [...]

Song, Dance & Laughter

Our wonderful medical team here at EHL always goes above and beyond and we really appreciate them.  Nurse Dave, one of our Health Services Coordinators, loves to take the time to talk, sing and dance to a good tune with our residents, as he makes his rounds on campus.  Music is very important, as it creates positive interactions, [...]