November 30, 2021
ACV’s Skilled Nursing Facility, Good Samaritan Center (GSC), Receives Grant to Implement Therapeutic Eldergrow Garden ProjectACV's skilled nursing facility, Good Samaritan Center (GSC), is keeping its residents connected to nature by bringing three therapeutic gardens indoors.
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
November 30, 2020
How to Help Your Loved One Beat the “Holiday Blues” During A Global PandemicThe Christmas season can be a joyous time for families as they begin to plan gatherings, continue holiday traditions, and prepare to feast on their favorite seasonal dishes. For elders, the “Holiday Blues” can cloud the Christmas spirit during a “normal” year, much less during a global pandemic. Feelings of isolation and thoughts of lost loved ones or times of the past can be a dark cloud