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Crafting New Friendships: Student Finds Opportunity to Use Talents to Bless Residents

Carl Sandburg High School sophomore Sophia Bonominio was looking for a way to serve, an opportunity to use her gifts to bring happiness into the lives of others. But what she received in return was more than she expected.…

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Outpatient Therapy, Right on Campus

After a surgery, illness, or injury, the recovery process can take a while. If you want to heal properly, you don’t want to take shortcuts, but you hope the recovery journey is as smooth as possible. Perhaps your doctor will prescribe a short-term rehabilitation stay, and then home healthcare therapy. Those two services are offered throughout Providence. But often, a patient is prescribed further outpatient therapy after a discharge home.…



Victorian Village awarded First in Illinois Memory Care Certification from the Joint Commission

Victorian Village was recently first in the state to earn Joint Commission Memory Care Certification for Assisted Living Communities using standards developed in collaboration with the Alzheimer’s Association. The certification helps demonstrate Victorian Village’s commitment to provide high quality and safe care for people in assisted living communities with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. They were also given accreditation for their Assisted Living Community.…

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What Is a Senior Living Community?

As you start to think about where you want to live in retirement, you’ll encounter a wide range of senior living options. A quick online search will bring up everything from senior housing and 55+ apartments to retirement communities, senior living communities and more. Knowing the differences between these types of senior living can help you narrow down your search and ultimately find the right fit for you.…