Governor Branstad Celebrates National Nursing Home Week at Luther Park Community

May 16, 2016 Comments Off by

For Immediate Release                                            Contact: Luther Park Community Kellie McGriff, Director of Operations 515.262.5639 Honoring the 134,000 Iowans serving as caregivers for residents with dementia May 16, 2016 – Des Moines, Iowa – Governor Branstad and Luther Park Community kicked off National Nursing Home Week (May 8 – 14) with a celebratory ceremony honoring nursing […]

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Care Giver Tips

Feb 01, 2016 Comments Off by

Looking for tips as a Care Giver for our precious residents? Here are great tips from the Alzheimer’s Music Connect Going Out People in the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease may still enjoy going out to places they enjoyed in the past. For example, the person might enjoy going to a favorite restaurant, park, shopping mall, […]

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Study Suggests Depression can be an Early Indicator of Alzheimer’s

Feb 03, 2015 Comments Off by

Taking care of seniors who have dementia is what we do at Luther Park.  Many people think this disease begins and ends with memory loss, but there are many other symptoms that can take a toll on caregivers and loved ones.  In this great article from HealthDay News, puts those other changes front and center, […]

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