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Symphony of Dyer: A Place of Refuge for Rehabilitation Patients


Symphony of Dyer is one of the newest medical resorts in Northwest, Indiana. They offer senior living apartments and medical resorts for rehabilitation care. According to one recent medical resort patient who has now recovered, Symphony of Dyer was a place of refuge.

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Franciscan Alliance: 7 Ways for Seniors to Beat the Heat

Tips for avoiding heat stroke and exhaustion.

Franciscan-Beat-the-Heat-seniorsHot weather is dangerous, and seniors are particularly prone to its threat. Heat stroke and heat exhaustion are a real problem. In fact, a recent University of Chicago Medical Center study found that 40 percent of heat-related fatalities in the U.S. were among people over age 65.

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FirstLight Home Care of Valparaiso Receives National Honor in 2016

firstlight-jim-michelleFirstLight Home Care of Valparaiso, an award-winning provider of non-medical in-home care, today announced it has received FirstLight Home Care’s 2016 Franchisee of the Year award. The Valparaiso, Indiana office was selected from more than 110 FirstLight locations and was one of only three offices nationwide to receive the honor. The award was presented to Jim and Michelle Alex, local owners of FirstLight Home Care of Valparaiso.

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Trilogy Foundation's Grateful Families Program Provides a Way to Thank Caregivers in 2016

grateful-families-program-2016If you have ever wanted to acknowledge a caregiver at our campus, the Trilogy Foundation now has the perfect way for you to do so. The Grateful Families Program provides an opportunity for you to say “thank you” to caregivers in a more personal and meaningful way.

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Hospice of the Calumet Area's Pat Kish is Named Seeds of Hope Honoree

pat-kishHospice of the Calumet Area has many people working hard to make sure that the nonprofit’s mission is upheld. These people are unique, with big hearts and bottomless stores of patience and love that they graciously share with hospice patients and their families.

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FirstLight HomeCare Spends Quality Time with the Seniors at St. Agnes Center


The caregivers and staff of FirstLight HomeCare of Northwest Indiana can be seen all over the local communities helping out in one fashion or another. They may be helping a client with their daily activities or they are volunteering.

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Rittenhouse Senior Living of Valparaiso and Portage Continue to Provide Top Quality Care Under Guidance of Discovery Senior Living


Rittenhouse Senior Living of Valparaiso, Portage, and the rest of the facilities under the Rittenhouse name have recently come under new management and ownership umbrella of Discovery Senior Living, an award-winning owner manager group based in Bonita Springs Florida.

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FirstLight Home Care of NW Indiana Receives 2016 Best of Home Care® Provider of Choice Award

rot1FirstLight Home Care announced that it has received the Best of Home Care Provider of Choice Award from Home Care Pulse. The Provider of Choice Award is granted only to the top ranking home care providers, based on client satisfaction scores gathered by Home Care Pulse. FirstLight Home Care is now ranked among a select few home care providers across the country who have proven their ability to provide outstanding care.

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This Just In: Caregiving Facts in the U.S.

NewsletterPhoto1Look around your office or within your corporation, it might shock you to know that up to 60% of your employees, over the age of 40 years old, are or soon will be faced with caregiving responsibilities for their aging parents. New reports released in 2015 by the National Alliance for Caregiving and AARP confirmed that caregiving duties by family members are increasing and this escalation could impact your company’s bottom line*.

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Steven Owen Makes the Guest Experience at Symphony of Crown Point Second to None


There is someone who is making the experiences of people extra special at Symphony Post-Acute Network. Steven Owen, Director of Customer Experience at Symphony of Crown Point, is making sure that the residents who he serves are comfortable and happy at all times.

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Is the Answer Anemia?

Seniors-Health 1The wrong level of red blood cells can make you feel drained and sick.

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