BIG NEWS!

We are excited to annouce that we will be scheduling family visits!  Cali, along with the rest of us are looking forward to seeing you again!

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Let’s play some games

The residents and staff of Barbourville Health and Rehabilitation Center would like to express their sincerest gratitude to Barbourville Wal-Mart for their generous donation of board games and cards. Everyone at the facility greatly appreciates the kindness and compassion that has been shown.

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Who wants ice cream

“I scream you scream we all scream for ICE CREAM.” Residents and staff at Barbourville Health and Rehabilitation Center spent their afternoon enjoying an ice cream social. Due to not being able to open the Ice Cream Parlor, the sweet treat was brought to them. In hard times, something as simple as ice cream still…

St. Patrick’s Day

Happy St. Patrick’s Day

“May your troubles be less And your blessings be more. And nothing but happiness come through your door.” – An Irish Blessing Barbourville Health and Rehabilitation celebrated the blessings of life, joy, and health. Happy St. Patrick’s Day to all the families and friends both near and far.

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Quality time

Staff at Barbourville Health and Rehabilitation Center spent quality time with each of their residents, ensuring them that they are LOVED and someone is thinking of them. Although they can’t take the place of their families, everyone is blessed to humbly serve them during this trying time. Staff will continue to make Skype, Facebook Messenger,…

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Stress relief tips for caregivers

Being able to reduce your stresses during difficult times makes a big difference in someone’s health. Using effective stress reduction and management techniques can help a caregivers physical and mental health. These relief tips help those from burning out, especially for those caregivers that don’t have the option. Three key ways to relieve stress are:…

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Tips for caregiving with siblings

Sometimes, children become their parents caregiver. It can become complicated when there are other siblings involved that could lead to resentment. Tense and emotional situations caregiving can cause tends to bring out old family issues or conflicts that have not yet been resolved. Three key insights into how to caregive with a sibling: Uncertainty with…

Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day fun

Residents and staff at Barbourville Health and Rehabilitation Center celebrated Valentine’s Day in a royal way. The 2020 King and Queen are Charles and Anna. Everyone had an amazing day hanging out with one another and eating yummy snacks.

Valentine's Day

Happy Valentine’s Day

Residents and staff at Barbourville Health and Rehabilitation Center are excited to celebrate Valentine’s Day and eat all the sweet treats. These beautiful ladies stopped by to help spread the love to everyone at the facility.

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Dealing with aging parents refusing help

Have you gone to your parents home and there been a pile of mail getting hire each day? What about spoiled food in the fridge? Are they keeping up with their personal hygiene? If you are observing these signs with your aging parent, then they might be struggling and you may need to have a…

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Balance exercises to prevent falls

With age people tend to lose balance, strength, and flexibility, increasing their chances of falling. It is important for seniors to exercise regularly to help prevent such falls. There are three types of exercises that are easy and simple that can help prevent seniors from falling. Single leg stand Using a chair or wall, lift…