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

Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

December 7, 2018 — What makes January 1st such a special time to make a change in our lives, and why can it be so difficult to maintain that change? There are a number of key reasons that apply to some, if not all, of the broken resolutions. We are not being realistic when we make the commitment. Everyone... Read More

The Beauty of the Holidays

December 7, 2018 — The beauty of the holidays is the gift to slow down, reflect on what’s important, and remember that our lives are valuable and worth being fully enjoyed. We all know it’s easy to become overwhelmed with all the hustle and bustle of the winter season. For that reason, it is important to plan ahead for... Read More

Special Events

December 7, 2018 — Our residents sure know how to party! October bought is much fun and many activities. The month’s resident choice meal was Red Carpet themed. Per their request, our dietary department prepared Marinated Steaks, Shrimp, Baked Potatoes, Salad, Rolls and Cheesecake. We dolled up our residents in ballroom attire, did their makeup, hair and made them... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

December 7, 2018 — Happy Birthday! Staff and Residents Sarah P. December 02 Jo H. December 04 Don G. December 05 Vivian C. December 11 Donald W. December 23 Stephanie B. December 25 Welcome! Ralph P. Mary W. Vivian C. James P.