July 19, 2022
Here Comes the Sun: Heat Safety for SeniorsIn the heat of summer, a warm day can quickly become a health hazard. If your body becomes too hot, there may be a point where it can no longer regulate your temperature, resulting in dizziness and disorientation. Older adults are particularly vulnerable to overheating, which can be harmful – and even deadly.
August 31, 2021
My Dad Needs a Speech Therapist. What is That?What exactly is a speech-language pathologist (SLP), or “speech therapist,” as they are frequently called? When someone mentions physical therapy, people instantly have some understanding of what lies before them: Some part of their body isn’t working quite right and so a therapist will physically work with them in order to correct or lessen the problem. But, speech therapy? Is the therapist
December 22, 2020
ACV Honors Staff Members Who Reached A In Milestone ServiceTypically, Advent Christian Village honors staff members at a bi-annual "Service Awards Luncheon." Staff members are honored every 5 years as they continue to serve the residents of ACV. Though we were not able to host those who met this milestone for a face-to-face gathering, it is still significant to show our appreciation for the dedication and compassion they show our members each and every da
October 30, 2020
Is it Allergies, a Cold or the Flu?It is officially fall, which means fun, seasonal activities like pumpkin patches, apple orchards and hayrides are in full swing. As picturesque as the changing leaves are and as much as we may enjoy taking part in festive activities in the cool sweater weather, the fall season tends to bring about more severe allergies, colds and flu cases.