National Activities Professional Week

January 3, 2023 — January 23-27 is National Activities Professional Week, where we recognize our Activity Directors who plan and schedule a variety of fun and engaging events, outings, activities and entertainment. Please take a moment during this week to let our Activities Professionals know how much we appreciate them!

Draw a Dinosaur Day

January 3, 2023 — Tired of too many jigsaw puzzles? Bored of binging television and movies? Don’t feel like reading, but still looking for something fun to do? Draw a Dinosaur Day on January 11 is a colossally creative way to chase away those winter blues. Grab some paper, pencils, markers, or crayons and have fun drawing the giant... Read More

Add Significance to Your New Year’s Resolutions

January 3, 2023 — The start of a new year is traditionally a time to reflect on the previous year and plan out resolutions for the months ahead. Popular resolutions include losing weight, getting more exercise, paying off debts, being more organized, trying new things, and traveling more. While these types of self-improvement goals make for admirable resolutions, striving... Read More

Welcome New Residents!

January 3, 2023 — Welcome Mr. B! Mr. B has such a sweet, kind, outgoing spirit we all wish we could bottle up and keep here at Franklin Simpson Nursing and Rehab forever. Mr. B enjoys walking throughout the facility greeting employees and residents with a “Good Morning” and a smile.

FSNR Employee of the Month: Ashley

January 3, 2023 — Congratulations Mrs. Ashley Harper. Ashley is January’s employee of the month, and it is well deserved! Ashley is a Certified Nurses Aide here at Franklin Simpson Nursing and Rehab who has shown exceptional care and dedication to our residents every day she comes to work. Our residents look forward to your care Ashley. Thank you,... Read More

Happy Birthday Wishes to You!

January 3, 2023 — Happy Birthday to our lovely Residents Hsea.R Willie.S Sending our Best Birthday wishes to our amazing Staff Hooper 1/06 Mills 1/16 Kara 1/5 Adiel 1/27

National Call a Friend Day

November 30, 2022 — Who remembers when the late Regis Philbin asked contestants on Who Wants to be a Millionaire if they wanted to “Phone a Friend” to help confirm their multiple-choice answer? Even though you might not have a trivia question that needs to be answered, when was the last time you ‘phoned a friend’ just to catch... Read More

Greeting Card Ornament Crafts

November 30, 2022 — Advanced: Cut out your favorite Christmas card images and mount them to wooden craft shapes (ornament, star, heart, diamond) with glue. For an older finish, varnish them, then drill a small hole at the top, and finally loop festive ribbons through to hang. Moderate: You can also cut out your favorite images from cards, use... Read More

Five Ways to Make a Mid-Season Holiday Change

November 30, 2022 — Start a holiday journal. Every evening, write down three things you noticed that day, things that connected you with the meanings of the holidays. Meet or talk with someone new. Do you know your neighbors? Talking to someone new can be daunting, but remember start with a smile. Don’t know where to begin? Ask them... Read More

Enjoy A Sip of a Seasonal Favorite

November 30, 2022 — Sipping on a steaming mug of hot cocoa is a great way to warm up on a winter day. Beloved by adults and children alike, drinking hot cocoa evokes cozy feelings that are perfect for the holiday season, especially if you live in a cold climate! Our appetite for cocoa goes far back in human... Read More