Perspectives Online

Warm heads, warmer hearts

Posted on December 5, 2016

As we enter the holiday season, we remember the gifts that bring true happiness to our lives: friends and family, joyful moments and generous acts of kindness. Kristina Gordon, Recreation Director at Highland Ridge, located in...

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"Here I am:" a Christmas offering

Posted on December 1, 2016

“The angel said, ‘Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God...you will bear a son, and you will name him Jesus.” Then Mary said, ‘Here I am, the servant of the Lord.’” ~Luke...

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Optage Hospice team certified to offer dementia care

Posted on November 28, 2016

It's Alzheimer's Awareness month, as well as National Hospice and Palliative Care month. Optage® Hospice is pleased to announce that its care team is now certified in dementia care. The Optage care team includes nurses, chaplains,...

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Thanksgiving: the Art and Practice of Gratitude

Posted on November 24, 2016

A familiar passage from the Gospel of Luke tells the story of Jesus healing ten lepers (Luke 17:11-19). Maybe even Jesus would not have noticed that, once healed, nine of them simply went away without saying a word. But the tenth...

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PHS Mgmt Retreat Devotional with Pastor John Hogenson

Posted on November 23, 2016

During this Thanksgiving week, we have so many reasons to be thankful. One of our blessings has been the ministry of Pastor John Hogenson and the video devotion he shared with nearly 600 PHS leaders at our recent PHS Management...

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Care for the Caregivers: November is National Family Caregivers Month

Posted on November 21, 2016

November brings the time of year when we give thanks, reflect on the blessings we have received and remind ourselves what is truly important. High on our list of blessings is family. The employees who serve at Presbyterian Homes...

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Support + Privacy: Recovery Suites at Interlude Restorative Suites

Posted on November 17, 2016

Are you looking for a private place to stay before or after a procedure? Do you live alone or far from family who could assist you in the crucial first days of recovery? The Recovery Suites at Interlude™ Restorative Suites...

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On Veterans Day, a story of service that shaped a life

Posted on November 11, 2016

On this Veterans Day, we pay tribute to all American veterans–particularly those still among us who have served our nation during war or peace time. There are volumes of compelling stories among Presbyterian Homes &...

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New care center opens at Mill Pond. New senior apartments accepting reservations.

Posted on November 8, 2016

Mill Pond, a Presbyterian Homes & Services (PHS) senior living community located in Ankeny Iowa, reached a milestone last month toward completion of a multi-phase renovation and expansion. Mill Pond opened the first phase...

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Mill Pond redevelopment and expansion, artist’s rendering

Mill Pond redevelopment and expansion, artist’s rendering

Dickson Hollow Senior Living Community Celebrates Grand Opening

Posted on October 26, 2016

Presbyterian Homes of Wisconsin invites the public to the Grand Opening of Dickson Hollow senior living community on Saturday, October 29 from 1:30 to 4:00 p.m. Dickson Hollow is located at W156N4881 Pilgrim Road (cross street:...

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