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Woodland Ridge’s August Event Calendars

Memory Care Smyrna GA - Woodland Ridge's August Event Calendars

Memory Care Smyrna GA – Woodland Ridge’s August Event Calendars

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The Resident Spotlight shines on Virginia Mohamed for August.

Ms. Virginia is originally from Baltimore, Maryland and is an only child. Her favorite family memory is when they spent time at the family’s summer home in Annapolis, Maryland, where she swam in the Chesapeake Bay, went fishing, canoeing and caught fresh Maryland crabs. Ms. Virginia met her high school sweetheart in the lunchroom when he came and sat at her table every day. He asked her to the prom and later became her husband! Continue reading

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EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT, AUGUST 2021

Elderly Care Smyrna GA - EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT, AUGUST 2021

Elderly Care Smyrna GA – EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT, AUGUST 2021

Our Employee Spotlight shines on Tifany Houston for August. Tifany is originally from Bradenton, Florida and grew up the middle child with 2 brothers and 2 sisters. Her favorite memory from her school years was when she played on a traveling softball team from age 12 through high school. Third base was her position and she loved playing in the year round tournaments. The most memorable tournament was the Halloween one where they started playing at 7:00 pm and played until 7:00 am. After high school, Tifany went to school to become a surgical technician. She graduated and began doing the work, but discovered she missed the people contact and decided to go into home health. Tifany has been in the medical home health field since 1994. Continue reading

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Rita Manatrizio, Shirley McGahan and Joan Telotte are highlighted with Woodland Ridge staff in a recent AJC article explaining the impact of the pandemic on senior living. As Beth Cayce the CEO of CaraVita stated, the goal of the article was to raise Governor Kemp’s and the public awareness of the need to provide some of the $17.4 billion American Rescue Plan money that the state received to help bolster senior living. Woodland Ridge is a nonprofit and its mission is to meet the needs of those they serve, but with the prices of supplies doubling and tripling along with a work force challenge, and everyone trying to boost occupancy at the same time, our recovery efforts need a boost. Continue reading

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Hepatitis Awareness Week falls during the week of July 28th. There are three main types of hepatitis in the U.S., and each one has symptoms that can make it hard to function. Here are six facts to learn about hepatitis A, hepatitis B, and hepatitis C. Elder care can help by providing respite care to the caregiver.

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The first time Donald’s family thought what they were witnessing with him could be Alzheimer’s, he had been struggling with some aspects of his memory for a while. They couldn’t be sure, but his daughter and son thought they first recognized some challenges for him about a year or so earlier. Assisted living might be an option for memory care.  Continue reading

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Woodland Ridge’s July Event Calendars

Memory Care Smyrna GA - Woodland Ridge's July Event Calendars

Memory Care Smyrna GA – Woodland Ridge’s July Event Calendars

Click  HERE  to View Woodland Ridge’s Assisted Living July Event Calendar

 

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Our resident spotlight shines on Ms. Ann Clack for July!

Ms. Anne is from Atlanta, the Gresham Park area and grew up with 2 sisters and 2 brothers. She is next to the youngest in that line. She met her future husband, Bill at the skating rink. They married while Bill was in the Navy. Their first child was born in San Diego when they were stationed there. The family moved to Conyers for Ms. Ann and Bill to raise their 4 daughters and 1 son. They also have ten amazing grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren, one of whom is due any day now! Continue reading

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