Getting to the Heart of the Matter on Health

February 7, 2019 — Here’s some news you can take to heart: Experts say more than 70 million Americans currently live with a cardiovascular disease. Fortunately, there are practical steps you can take to reduce the health threat posed by heart disease. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, much of the burden of heart disease and... Read More

Go Red For Women

February 7, 2019 — February is American Heart Month, and the American Heart Association’s signature women’s program, Go Red for Women, is designed to increase women’s heart health awareness and help improve the lives of women around the world. Learn more about how you can help raise awareness at

Happy Birthday!

February 7, 2019 — Staff and Residents Jocelyn W 2/14 Byron R 2/27 Bonnie T 2/28 Welcome! Mark R. Johnny P. Robert B. Jack S.

National Heart Health Month: Know Your Heart Health

February 7, 2019 — We all know that keeping up with our heart health is important. We also know that there are a wide variety of factors that cause heart problems, and there are some basic ways to help protect the health of our hearts. What many people do not realize, however, is that key to their heart health... Read More

How to Fight the Effects of Aging

January 7, 2019 — Like any battle, the fight against aging is best fought on several fronts simultaneously. Get Up and Get Moving Exercise is the key to a healthy life if you’re eight or 80. A brisk 30-minute walk every day is a step in the right direction. Take friends along or bring a dog for company. It... Read More

Activity Highlights

January 7, 2019 — It may not be Joe’s Crab Shack, but it was close to it. Riverhaven’s residents asked for a Crab Boil and of course we made it happen. We provided a spread of Crab Legs, Crawfish, Shrimp, Potatoes, Sweet Corn on the Cob and Boiled Eggs. It was such a unique activity. “Activities Rock” – Randy... Read More

The Value of Soup

January 7, 2019 — Often our diets change during the cold weather. More hot foods then cold sandwiches grace the dinner table. Our schedules do not slow down so we seek out hardy, quick-to-prepare meals. Making a pot of soup is a perfect solution for a healthy, hot meal. The origin of soup dates back to practically the beginning... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

January 7, 2019 — Happy Birthday! Staff and Residents Gail V. 1/01 Bill S. 1/02 Carmen G. 1/08 Keith B.  1/09 Eunice W. 1/17 Danny F. 1/17 Paul D. 1/20 Barney B. 1/26 Welcome! James K. Mark A. Johnny B. John G. Donna G.

Letter from the Administrator

January 7, 2019 — Wish all my residents, their friends and families a very Merry Christmas this holiday season special and one to remember. Sometimes its difficult to be away from family and home during the holidays but here at Riverhaven we hope you all know that we are all family and we hope to provide each of you... Read More

Holiday Ornament Crafts

December 7, 2018 — Whimsical Light Bulb Reindeer You will need: One used light bulb Brown felt cloth or fun foam Acrylic paints and brushes Ribbon 1 small red pom-pom Glue First, paint the light bulb brown. Set aside and let dry. Once the brown paint on the light bulb has dried completely, use a paint brush to paint... Read More