It’s easy to feel disconnected from others in today’s world. That’s one reason that clustered communities known as pocket neighborhoods have become so popular in the past 20 years. Pocket neighborhoods are designed to promote interaction and accessibility between neighbors, helping build friendships and a strong sense of community. Their Appeal? A more caring, supportive…Details
A butterfly release is a symbolic act which allows us to revisit the life, love, and memories we’ve shared with those who have passed. WRC hosted two of these heartfelt ceremonies, one May 30 at its Laurelbrooke Landing campus, and another June 4 at its Highland Oaks at Water Run personal care community. Each release…Details
April is already here, which can mean only one thing…April Fools’ Day! Residents from Laurelbrooke Landing Personal Care and McKinley Health Center came together to celebrate the holiday with cake, ice cream, and music. The story of April Fools’ Day, when the switch from the Julian Calendar to the current Gregorian Calendar has some…Details
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Himalayan Salt and Body, a salt therapy spa in Knox, PA, stopped by our Laurelbrooke Landing facility March 20 for an informative session on the benefits of Himalayan pink salt and halotherapy. Ron and Cindy Conner, owners of Himalayan Salt and Body, went in-depth on why individuals can benefit from their treatments. As Cindy stated,…Details
With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, our Laurelbrooke personal care residents needed some proper decorations. What better way to wish up some good fortune than a Lucky Leprechaun craft? We used Popsicle sticks and festive paints to craft these little guys, who now decorate the walls of the residents’ rooms.Details
“Today was good. Today was fun. Tomorrow is another one.” Dr. Seuss’ clever and inspirational quotes impacted countless lives, including the many residents and staff who took part in our Dr. Seuss Week celebration at Laurelbrooke Landing and McKinley Health Center. The festivities included a Dr. Seuss Jeopardy event, a Seuss-themed door decorating contest, and…Details
The kids from Brookville HS (Special Education Class) came in on Monday, Feb 11th to meet with the Laurelbrooke residents and read to them. They also brought in cookies for valentine’s day for them to decorate together.
We had a valentines party on February 15th with Laurelbrooke and McKinley Health Center residents. Everyone voted and the Queen was Doris Casterwiler and the King was Jan Bosak. They received crowns and stuffed animals. They also had cupcakes & Oreos and listened to music.Details
Laurelbrooke and McKinley residents play a Brown Bag Trivia game where they answered trivia questions, then guessed the hidden item. Prizes were awarded to those who guessed correctly.
On Friday, February 1st, residents at Laurelbrooke got an escape from the cold with a tropical themed Luau party. They enjoyed sweet pineapple desserts, drank punch and played beach volleyball.