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 […]

Facebook safety tips for people over 55

If you are older than 55, and you’re on Facebook, you are in the fastest growing demographic of Facebook users. Seniors appreciate Facebook for many of the same reasons other demographics do — re-connecting with old friends, viewing photos posted by family, and sharing daily opinions with the world. No matter what your age, if […]

Victorian Village hosts ribbon cutting to celebrate opening of Health and Wellness Center

HOMER GLEN, Ill. (October 2014) — Providence Life Services celebrated the upcoming opening of the first Small Houses in the state of Illinois with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday at Victorian Village Health and Wellness Center in Homer Glen. Three new buildings on the Victorian Village campus are designed to house new services: skilled nursing, skilled […]

Dutch genealogy expert shares her knowledge at Park Place of Elmhurst

ELMHURST, Ill. (OCTOBER 2014)— If you are of Dutch American heritage, Ginger Bilthuis may be able to help you fill in your family tree. She may even be able to tell you if your great-great-grandfather was a brewer in Groningen or a farmer in Friesland. You see, Dutch genealogy is her passion. She specializes in […]