Pumpkin decorated for halloween

Pumpkin decoration contest

Residents and staff at Williamsburg Health and Rehabilitation Center had a blast taking part in Halloween festivities with a pumpkin decorating contest. The unique pumpkins sure made it hard for the residents to decide the winner. Residents voted on their favorite one and a winner was crowned. First place went to Olaf, second place to…

rehabilitation Long-Term Care: man and woman sitting on a bench with a brick building behind them

Choosing a Long-Term Care facility

There are two types of long-term care facilities, Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs) and Residential Care/Assisted Living. Licensed SNFs provide 24-hour skilled nursing care either in a nursing home or a convalescent hospital. Residential Care/Assisted Living is a licensed facility that provides 24-hour non-medical care and supervision for individuals needing assistance with activities of daily living.…

a colorcul push with a ghost, black cat, pumpkin, and mummy dog in it

Halloween Ghost Grams

At Williamsburg Health and Rehabilitation Center you can purchase a Ghost Gram to be delivered to a loved one. Gram’s include a cup, candy, and a balloon. All proceeds raised will go straight to the Resident Activity Fund. You can order your Ghost Gram between October 21 – October 30 and they will be delivered…

October: a man and a woman in pink smiling at the camera and holding a pink crown that says survivor

Positively Pink in October

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month. Last week, staff and residents at Williamsburg Health and Rehabilitation Center had their “pinked out” day. This event is dedicated to raising awareness with an informational booth, pink attire, and of course pink cupcakes & punch. Everyone is hopeful for a cure for this awful disease.

Goat: a woman kissing a goat and a dog smelling it

Is that a…Goat?

Residents and staff at Williamsburg Health and Rehabilitation Center had fun just “Goating” around the other day. Special thank you to Johnny Moses for bringing Hazel, the goat, to meet the residents, their families, and staff.

football: two women with foam fingers smiling at the camera

Football season = Tailgate season

Since it’s football season, Williamsburg Health and Rehabilitation Center decided to throw their own tailgate. Staff and residents enjoyed lots of snacks, laughs, and good company. While some have differing opinions when it comes to sports teams, the majority of the hearts bleed blue. GO UK!

Alzheimer's: two women walking with flowers in their hands

Alzheimer’s Memory Garden Walk

Williamsburg Health and Rehabilitation Center had their annual Alzheimer’s Memory Garden Walk and planted flowers in honor of World Alzheimer’s Awareness Day. Everyone hopes there comes a day that there can be a cure for this disease so that no one else and their loved ones have to go through it.

Rehabilitation: an older woman in a pink top with a younger girl in blue scrubs

National Rehabilitation Day

This week was National Rehabilitation Week and staff at Williamsburg Health and Rehabilitation Center celebrated their wonderful therapists. They played a couple of games that consisted of guessing which baby picture belonged to which therapist and answering trivia questions about them. The residents had a blast and enjoyed hearing about the therapists most embarrassing moments.…