Posts by Chelsey

Bringing the New York State Fair to Van Duyn!

Our wonderful Recreation Department brought the New York State Fair to our residents at Van Duyn! Every day this week will include delicious snacks and foods that would normally be found at the fair. On Monday, our residents learned about the Diary Building, looked at past butter sculptures, and even tried their very own Rainbow…

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Daily Dose of Inspiration

A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship and he who plants kindness gathers love. ~ Saint Basil From our friends at caregiverlist.com

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Daily Dose of Inspiration

Derive happiness in oneself from a good day’s work, from illuminating the fog that surrounds us. ~ Henri Matisse From our friends at caregiverlist.com

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Appreciating Our Healthcare Heroes

The employees of Van Duyn go above and beyond to ensure the safety of our residents every single day. They have shown how quickly they can adapt to the ever-changing rules and regulations with such ease. To show our appreciation for their hard work and dedication, we set up a sundae bar for the entire…

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Daily Dose of Inspiration

We need joy as we need air. We need love as we need water. We need each other as we need the earth we share. ~ Maya Angelou From our friends at caregiverlist.com

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Are Gloves Necessary?

Photo via Pexels COVID-19 also known as the coronavirus is a respiratory virus, spread through droplets. These droplets are created when an infected person coughs, sneezes, or talks. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has advised everyone to wear a mask/face covering, to continuously wash their hands, and has encouraged a social distance of six…

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