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
December 21, 2020
Tips for Celebrating Safely with Older Family Members this Holiday SeasonIt’s the holiday season. The time for gathering with family, passing down beloved traditions and creating new ones together. Like everything else, however, the holidays will look a little different for 2020. The COVID-19 pandemic requires all of us to stop and examine our holiday plans to determine whether we will be putting others, particularly older family members, at risk.
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
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.