Letter from the Administrator

July 31, 2020 — August is National Happiness Month!!! We here at River haven will be focusing on the positive, staying safe, and helping our community find joy in their hearts during this unprecedented time of our lives. You might be asking yourself, How? Great question. How can one stay happy or even better find happiness? Upon further thought... Read More

Purple Heart Day – August 7

July 31, 2020 — Most American adults have heard of the Purple Heart Award, or even know a veteran who has received it, but what is the origin of this distinguished honor? On August 7, 1782, President George Washington decided on a symbolic honor for three soldiers he originally called the “Badge of Merit.” After this inaugural honor was... Read More

Memorial Day Celebration

July 5, 2020 — Our team knows just the thing to our family’s heart. FOOD!!!! With social distancing in place and yummy food our residents had a beautiful and blessed holiday. We are thankful for all of our men and women who served, are serving, or gave their life for our country while serving in our armed services. We... Read More


July 5, 2020 — We’d like to give a huge shout out to Teresa (RN) (on the right) and Taylor (social workers of the care management department) (on the left) for their hard work and dedication during this unprecedented pandemic at Mercy Health Hospital. As the admissions and marketing director of our facility I normally see these ladies on... Read More

River Haven Art Gallery

July 5, 2020 — Our residents love to stay active and today they used their imagination and artistic abilities to bring sunshine to our facility through their adoring art canvases. Check them out!!! I believe we’ve got some Picassos and Van Goh artwork here; in my opinion. Thank you to our activities ladies for their vision and continued efforts... Read More

Rocks of Love

July 5, 2020 — Our creative activities ladies are hard at it again… Getting everyone involved in painting Happy Rocks to brighten their lives and those around them. It tends to be the simplest of tasks sometimes that can bring a smile, feeling of joy, and sense of inclusion. We find it of utmost importance to keep our community... Read More

Our Flower Child

July 5, 2020 — Mrs. Vickie is our flower child, so to speak. She believes in spiritual healing, loves the outdoors, and cherishes all animals (especially horses). She is always expressing how “grateful” she is for her team of heroes. She enjoys long walks, feeding the ducks at Noble Park, and helping her fellow residents. We are blessed to... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

July 5, 2020 — River Haven has been hard at work getting everything prepared for summer. We are still staying Covid-FREE, wearing our masks, and keeping our residents safe. That’s always our number one concern. However, summer is a great time for our residents. They get to enjoy the sun and get some well needed vitamin D. Last month... Read More


June 1, 2020 — River Haven honored the family, residents, nurses (for nurses week), and our team Heroes!!! What a blessing from God that the weather was beautiful. Amen Thank you, family members for your love and appreciation shown to all of our residents. For some it was the first time they got to see each other face to... Read More

Healthcare Heroes Spotlight on Cindy Willingham

June 1, 2020 — At River Haven Nursing and Rehab, we are proud to have such an amazing and dedicated teammate in Cindy. She started as a nursing assistant and is now a Restorative Aid. Cindy truly loves being involved in the healing, building, and strengthening of her residents. The residents and her team members love Cindy because she... Read More