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Providence through three generations

To Becky Huiner, Village Woods residents feel like family — especially when they are family. Becky serves as the Community Coordinator at Village Woods, a Christian retirement and assisted living community. She works with the admissions and marketing departments, organizing events, conducting tours, and helping independent living residents get settled — including her own grandmother. […]

Providence rehab centers add new technology

We have the technology. The AlterG Bionic Leg and the EarlySense monitoring system — which tracks vital signs through a sensor under a bed’s mattress — are the newest technological advances added to sub-acute rehab care at Providence Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center of Palos Heights. Providence of Palos Heights, which partners with Marianjoy therapists, is […]

Providence of Zeeland welcomes new administrator

ZEELAND, Mich. (January 2015) — Providence Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center of Zeeland welcomed its new administrator, Rick VandenBerg, in December. With a background in nursing and years of experience in leadership, management, and clinical operations, VandenBerg brings a broad range of skills to his position at the community. VandenBerg, a native of Grand Rapids, Mich., […]

One last look (and a few last links!)

2014 is just about behind us. Only a few hours remain in the year — the year that marked the 100th anniversary of care for Providence Life Services. We got a chance to celebrate that milestone in many ways — with a gathering at the historical Driehaus Museum, in the newsletters we sent out (read them here, here, here, […]

The Providence Press

NOVEMBER 2014 — As a special keepsake for Torchlight 2014, we put together a newspaper highlighting stories from all the Providence communities and featuring a timeline of our ministry. We have offered Christian retirement living services since the Holland Home was founded in 1914. And we’ve offered skilled nursing services since 1960, when Rest Haven […]