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Angie Swetland, PHS Director of Customer Relations, Recognized for Lifetime Achievement

Posted on October 7, 2014

Sitting among the attendees at the Aging Services of Minnesota 2014 Annual Meeting and Leadership Forum, Angie Swetland, Director of Customer Relations for Presbyterian Homes & Services (PHS), was stunned to hear her name...

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Angie Swetland (center left) was joined by her family when she received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2014 Annual Meeting and Leadership Forum. (Photo courtesy of Aging Services of Minnesota.)

Angie Swetland (center left) was joined by her family when she received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2014 Annual Meeting and Leadership Forum. (Photo courtesy of Aging Services of Minnesota.)

Presbyterian Homes & Services helps restore and relocate 19th century Trapper's Cabin

Posted on September 11, 2014

Wayzata, MN--A rustic log cabin, the oldest known building in Wayzata, was dedicated on September 6, 2014 by the Wayzata Heritage Preservation Board (HPB) and gifted to the city of Wayzata for historical preservation and public...

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Trapper's Cabin at the original Bushaway Road location (left) and now in Shaver Park (right)

Trapper's Cabin at the original Bushaway Road location (left) and now in Shaver Park (right)

Time Capsule Planted at Johanna Shores

Posted on September 8, 2014

Arden Hills, MN - Fifty years from now, the residents and staff of Johanna Shores will be able to recover a time capsule filled with mementos and documents that capture the year 2012 when the community vacated its 57-year old...

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Residents at The Farmstead Express Their Lives through Art and Music

Posted on August 27, 2014

Charlie Maguire, nationally known folksinger and songwriter, knows how an old, familiar tune can tap deep memories of important events and people in one's life. Maguire counted on the memory-evoking power of music as he led...

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Two opportunities to join us at the Minnesota State Fair

Posted on August 22, 2014

Sunday, August 2412:00 - 2:00 p.m.KARE11 BarnJudson Ave. and Nelson St. Optage® Hospice is joining Hands On Twin Cities and KARE11 for a “speed volunteering” event. Have a seat while creating a hand-tied fleece...

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Dickson Hollow Breaks Ground in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin

Posted on August 13, 2014

Golden shovels in hand, Presbyterian Homes of Wisconsin (PHW), an affiliate of Presbyterian Homes & Services (PHS), celebrated the official groundbreaking on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 for Dickson Hollow senior living community...

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Be Your Best for As Long As You Live

Posted on July 23, 2014

Strength, relationships and meaning contribute to successful aging...

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Beat the Heat

Posted on July 9, 2014

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Couple remains together with support of Waverly Gardens' Caring Companion living option

Posted on June 23, 2014

For over a decade, Dorothy and Paul managed to remain together in their home in New Brighton, Minnesota, where they had lived since 1961. But the tipping point came two years ago after Paul was hospitalized with pneumonia followed...

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Dorothy and Paul Olson

Dorothy and Paul Olson