News & Events for Our Community

Here's the latest from the Golden Years community. Please contact us if you would like more information.


Community Events & Activities

Home Health Care Solutions - Free Blood Pressure Check-ups
Every Tuesday
9:00am - 9:30am

Home Owners Association and Culinary Counsel Meeting
Monday, March 12, 2018

Lighter Step Foot Clinic
Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Music with Polka Band
Monday, March 5, 2018
2:00 pm

St. Patty's Day Themed Lunch
Saturday March 17, 2018
$6 for IL Residents

Music with Ken and Carol
Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Family Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Invite your grandchildren and great-grandchildren!

Birthday Party
Thursday, March 29, 2018

Good Friday Service
Friday, March 30, 2018

March Activity Calendar
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Golden Years News

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March's Rehab News

Have you ever leaked urine when you cough, sneeze, laugh or lift? Have you ever had a sudden and uncontrollable need to urinate? Have you ever lost control of your bladder? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you may find yourself struggling with urinary incontinence and you’re not alone.

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March Highlights - The Homesteader
Here are a few of the important news highlights...

Carter Hearing Clinic will be seeing clients in their office at GYH Nursing Care. If you need an appointment, call 436-6400. If you need batteries, the nursing home front desk has them for sale. Let Kim, at the front desk know.

A Lighter Step foot clinic will be held on Tuesday, March 27, 2017 at 8am. If you would like to schedule an appointment, please contact the office and we will be glad to assist you in scheduling an appointment

Reminder – Available to you at GYH (on site) is outpatient therapy. You can contact Jen Rowe, GYH Nurse or the Therapy Dept. if this service is needed. They can come to your apartment or you can come to the Therapy Center in the Core Building.

Home Health Care Solutions is providing free blood pressure check-­ups every Tuesday of each month from 9:00am–9:30am.

Reminder – If you have any suggestions, comments, or ideas for GYH, every 2nd Monday of the month is our Resident Council Meeting. This meeting is where you can voice your concerns and/or suggestions. It will start at 2:00pm.

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Past News

February's Rehab News

Did you know that the heart is the hardest working muscle in your body? The heart beats 115,000 times a day, pumping about 2,000 gallons of blood throughout the body. Because the heart works so hard, we need to do our best to take care of it.

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January's Newsletter - The Homesteader
Click here to read the entire December edition of The Homesteader.

January's Rehab News

Pneumonia is lung inflammation caused by bacterial or viral infection, in which the air sacs fill with liquid, rendering them useless for breathing. Having pneumonia is very taxing on the body, especially for older adults.

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December's Newsletter - The Homesteader
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December's Rehab News

Managing diabetes during the holidays can be challenging. Health often takes a back seat to attending parties, shopping, and travel. Planning ahead and making deliberate choices can make all the difference in keeping your diabetes in check. Use these tips below to make your holidays healthier!

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November's Newsletter - The Homesteader
Click here to read the entire November edition of The Homesteader.
Click here to read the 30 Days of Thankfulness.

November's Rehab News

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or COPD is an umbrella term used to describle progressive lung diseases such as emphysema, chronic bronchitis, and non-reversible asthma. People with COPD suffer with continued and increasing breathlessness. The symptoms of COPD are sometimes difficult to notice because they can be mistaken for the common cold or normal aging.

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