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June 2014 Events

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Here’s what we have planned for June: 6th-National Donut Day 16th-20th-CNA week (events each day like nursing home week) 15th-Father’s Day Root Beer Float Social 21st-First day of summer–tbd program on Summer Safety 23rd-National Pink Day. We will be hosting a pink shirt day to raise money for Susan G. Komen Foundation. Be sure to… Read more »

National Nursing Home Week 2014

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    “Living the Aloha Spirit” “Living the Aloha Spirit” is the theme for National Nursing Home Week® (NNHW), May 11-17, 2014.   To Hawaiians, the word “aloha” has a deeper significance than just a fond farewell. By Living the Aloha Spirit, we show others love and respect and joyfully share life in order to… Read more »

National Nurses Week 2014

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Help us celebrate our nurses during National Nurses Week from May 6-12. During National Nurses Week, Carriage Hill Health & Rehab Center would like to extend a special thanks to you, our nurses, as you continue to step forward in embracing new technologies, resolving emerging issues, and adapting to the changing roles in your profession. You… Read more »

Key Facts About Seasonal Flu Vaccine

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Why Should People Get Vaccinated Against the Flu? According to the CDC, “Influenza is a serious disease that can lead to hospitalization and sometimes even death. Every flu season is different, and influenza infection can affect people differently. Even healthy people can get very sick from the flu and spread it to others.” Who Should… Read more »

November is American Diabetes Month

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Join the American Diabetes Association, whose primary objectives is to raise awareness and understanding of diabetes, its consequences, management and prevention of type 2 diabetes. American Diabetes Month is an important element in this effort, with programs designed to focus the nation’s attention on the issues surrounding diabetes and the people impacted by the disease.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Carriage Hill Health & Rehab Center is proud to highlight October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual effort to bring awareness to this disease. For more information, please visit these resources: Learn more about Breast Cancer Find low cost Breast Cancer screening centers Learn more about Cancer:  American Cancer Society

Carriage Hill Participates in 2013 Walk to End Alzheimer’s Fredericksburg

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Alzheimer’s disease afflicts millions of Americans, their families and their caregivers. This past Saturday, September 28 about 700 of you stepped in to do something about it. You raised over $84,000 at the 2013 Walk to End Alzheimer’s at the University of Mary Washington. On behalf of everyone who struggles with Alzheimer’s, we thank you…. Read more »

2013 Walk to End Alzheimer’s Fredericksburg

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Event Information 2013 Walk to End Alzheimer’s Fredericksburg Date: SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2013 Location: UNIVERSITY OF MARY WASHINGTON (1 or 3 mile course) (Dogs & Strollers Welcomed) 1301 COLLEGE AVENUE Fredericksburg, VA 22407 Coordinator: Sandy Grady Phone: 804-967-2580 or 804-467-5734 Email: sgrady1@alz.org

Happy Fall-O-Ween!

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Join us on October 30th 2012 at 6:30pm to celebrate Fall-O-Ween! Enjoy an evening of Games, Prizes, Fun and a tad bit of Fright! Staff, get ready to strut your stuff on the runway for a chance to win! If you would like to help, volunteers are welcome and we are accepting Candy Donations in… Read more »