Memorial Day: May 29

May 6, 2023 — Be sure to take time this Memorial Day to reach out to loved ones, local VA centers, to provide companionship and volunteer. Visit local memorials, cemeteries or museums, or host a family gathering, or attend a patriotic-themed parade in observance of this special day.

Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month

May 6, 2023 — Osteoporosis is more common in women. It affects almost 20% (1 in 5) of women aged 50 and over and almost 5% (1 in 20) of men aged 50 and over. Many people with osteoporosis do not know they have it until they break a bone. Screening is important to find these people before this... Read More

May Employee of the Month

May 6, 2023 — LAURIE HOOPER is our Employee of the month for May! She is a nurse here at our facility. Laurie is kind and compassionate and goes above and beyond every day. She is one of the many staff members that help to make our facility a home for our residents. Please help us thank Laurie for everything... Read More

National Skilled Nursing Care Week 2023

May 6, 2023 — The 2023 theme for National Skilled Nursing Care Week (NSNCW), Cultivating Kindness, is inspired by the many acts of kindness that happen in skilled nursing care centers every day. Research has found that practicing compassion and kindness not only can improve health and well-being but can also strengthen human connections and bonds. Staff, residents, families, and... Read More

May 2023 – Letter from the Administrator

May 6, 2023 — Hello Franklin Community, we are so excited that the weather is starting to get nice! Just a few reminders, we ask that if you have been feeling under the weather, to please refrain from visiting the facility. We can facilitate phone calls, Facetimes and more if you are unable to visit! When you do visit,... Read More

Learn to Keep Stress to a Minimum

April 7, 2023 — Learning to cope with stress is important for all of us. Here are a few ways to relieve stress. Organize and clean your home and workspace. Place everything in a designated place and label it, so you will be able to find items when you are looking for them. This is a great way to keep... Read More

Occupational Therapy Month

April 7, 2023 — Disabilities, illnesses, and injuries can often cause difficulties in daily living. Activities such as bathing, getting dressed, cooking, or driving may be challenging, and these limitations can become barriers to engaging in valued tasks and interests. Occupational therapy is a beneficial resource for addressing these challenges and improving capabilities. Occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants are... Read More

Employee of the Month

April 7, 2023 — Blake Mallard is a fantastic employee that goes above and beyond for our residents and his coworkers! Blake is a CNA here at the facility. Often times he is picking up extra shifts, assisting our central supply in getting supplies stocked on the floor and more! We are so grateful that he chooses to work... Read More

Upcoming Events in April

April 7, 2023 — April 2nd: First Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt April 3rd: American Circus Day April 5th: Deep Dish Pizza Day April 7th: Breakfast With the Bunny April 20th: National Pineapple Upside Down Cake Day – Join the Baking Class Fun! April 24th: Pig in A Blanket Day April 25th: National Crayola Day- Color THE WORLD April... Read More

Happy Birthday!

April 7, 2023 — Happy Birthday wishes to Residents and Staff celebrating in April! Residents Tammy W. 4/1 Michele D. 4/2 Linda H. 4/3 Danilo H. 4/14 Bertie D. 4/16 Marvalene C. 4/28 Staff Paris Hester 4/8 Taylor Williams 4/20