Reading Time: 1 minute We are thrilled to highlight our Woodland Ridge August Resident of the Month—Leona! (Or as Leona prefers to be called—Ms. Lee)! Ms. Lee is originally from Wildwood, New Jersey, where she grew up with an older sister. After Ms. Lee graduated from high school, her family moved to Miami, Florida. It was there that Read More
Reading Time: < 1 minute Woodland Ridge is excited to announce our August Employee of the Month—Gretchen Shealey! Gretchen is originally from LaGrange, Georgia, but moved to Massachusetts when she was three years old. She grew up an only child but has two half brothers who live in Alabama. After graduating from high school, Gretchen attended the University of Read More
Reading Time: 3 minutes “The heart that gives thanks is a happy one, for we cannot feel thankful and unhappy at the same time.” – Douglas Wood As a family caregiver, you consistently have a lot of your plate. Not only are you caring for a parent or loved one, but you also have your own responsibilities—children, a spouse, Read More
Reading Time: < 1 minute We’re excited to honor our July Employee of the Month, Maria Vargas! Maria is originally from Celaya Gto, Mexico where she grew up as the second oldest of five sisters and two brothers! Maria says that growing up, playing in the river was their favorite activity. After graduating from high school, Maria graduated from Read More
Reading Time: < 1 minute Our Woodland Ridge Resident of the Month is Pat! Ms. Pat is originally from Wilson, North Carolina. Pat’s family moved several times when she was young because Pat’s father worked as a ceramic engineer in different brickyards. They ended up in Macon, Georgia. Pat was always very intelligent and did well in school, and Read More
Reading Time: 4 minutes Woodland Ridge has decided to recognize five employees who went above and beyond during the COVID-19 pandemic as our June Employees of the Month! We’re honoring Richard Garrett and Juan Venegas from dietary, Juana Sanchez from housekeeping, and Loveline Ebat and Victor Bouka from nursing. Richard and Juan kept our kitchen running for weeks Read More
Reading Time: 3 minutes If you are a caregiver to a family member that is over the age of 65, has been diagnosed with dementia, has poor hearing or vision, or is dealing with multiple medical issues, he or she is at a higher risk of developing delirium.
Reading Time: 2 minutes Our Woodland Ridge resident of the month is Gloria! Ms. Gloria was born in Birmingham, Alabama on December 21, 1940. She is the younger sister of two protective older brothers who are eight and ten years older than her.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Our parents, grandparents, and older family members have experienced a lot in their lifetimes. From historical events to cultural changes, they have watched the world be shaped into what we know and live in today.
Reading Time: 2 minutes Woodland Ridge nominates all our residents as our Resident of the Month for May. During this time of uncertainty, our residents have proven that they can be the voice of calm reassurance.