Great meeting with Kim and Sarah at The Cambridge

Great meeting with Kim and Sarah at The Cambridge

The Cambridge, a rural senior living community in Springfield, Missouri is situated on four lush acres of lawn. Inside, spacious social rooms offer traditional decor and cozy amenities. The activity calendar is fueled by bingo, trivia, exercise classes, Bible study and more to ensure days are well spent. Over time, your neighbors across the card or billiards table will become more than friends, but family. When the dinner bell rings, gather for chef-prepared meals in the stately community dining room….

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We are thankful …

We are thankful …

Each year on the fourth Thursday in November, Americans gather for a day of feasting, football, and family. While today’s Thanksgiving celebrations would likely be unrecognizable to those who attended the original 1621 harvest meal, it continues to be a day for Americans to come together around the table as a time of thanksgiving. The first Thanksgiving took place in Plymouth Colony, in present-day Massachusetts, in 1621. More than 200 years later, President Abraham Lincoln declared the final Thursday in…

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Coffee with Congress

Coffee with Congress

The Springfield Alzheimer’s Association sponsored ‘Coffee with Congress’ on Thursday, November 9, 2017.  The featured guests were Mike Ussery from Congressman Billy Long’s office and David Stokely with Senator Claire McCaskill’s office .  This meeting was an opportunity to have a Q & A with the staff of Congressional members to get updates on funding, research, care and support. Alzheimer’s is a devastating disease that cannot be ignored by federal or state policymakers.   The Alzheimer’s Association’s goal is to see…

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The Longest Day

The Longest Day

The Longest Day is all about love. Love for all those affected by Alzheimer’s disease.   On June 21, 2018, the longest day of the year and summer solstice, thousands of people will join together to show their love for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease.  You can be one of them.  On the summer solstice, team up with the Alzheimer’s Association and select any activity you love — or an activity loved by those affected — to help end Alzheimer’s. Together,…

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Susan Owensby Morningside of Chesterfield Village

Susan Owensby Morningside of Chesterfield Village

Susan Owensby has been a Certified Activities Director for Long Term Care Communities in Missouri for nearly 10 years and currently serves as Activities Director at Morningside of Chesterfield Village. Susan is a talented artist and muralist, painting many area murals in her spare time. She uses her artistic abilities to encourage creativity in the residents at Morningside. Her goal each month is to plan a calendar full of programs that encourage social, physical, emotional, intellectual and spiritual health.  Some…

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Mitchell Chiropractic and Rehabilitation Center

Mitchell Chiropractic and Rehabilitation Center

The doctors at Mitchell Chiropractic and Rehabilitation Center utilize techniques that are both very safe and comfortable.  Dr. Amber Mitchell uses gentle chiropractic techniques to relieve pain and treat a wide variety of conditions.   Mitchell Chiropractic is located at 3952 S. Fairview Ave, Springfield, Missouri.  They can be reached by phone at 417-885-9078.

Paula Thornton, Patient Advocate

Paula Thornton, Patient Advocate

Paula Thornton, Patient Advocate, has been in home health care for 17 years and has worked at Sutton In-Home Senior Care for 2 years.  “The most rewarding part of my job is helping others,” says Paula. Paula moved from Denver, Colorado and has lived in Springfield for 33 years.  She enjoys spending time with her family.  Paula loves to go to Kansas City to hang out with her 4 grandchildren. Paula works directly with our patients, their families and caregivers…

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Bach Medical Supply Serving Customers Since 1981

Bach Medical Supply Serving Customers Since 1981

2017 marks Bach Medical Supply’s 36th year serving Springfield and Southwest Missouri.  Steve Bach, owner, started Bach Medical Supply in 1981 and has always been at the same location at 1711 E Sunshine, Springfield, MO. “We hear from our customers daily about how different we are from other medical supply businesses because of our outstanding customer care,” say Jeremey Hewitt, Executive Director at Bach Medical Supply.  “Our staff actually get up to help customers and truly do care.” In addition…

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Morningside of Chesterfield Village

Morningside of Chesterfield Village

Pictured Above: Morningside of Chesterfield Village Morningside of Chesterfield Village is a premier senior living community licensed in Missouri as a Residential Care 1 facility, offering 80 apartments with the ability to care for 92 residents.  Morningside of Chesterfield Village is well established in Springfield’s medical community and surrounding areas.  Visit their community at 2410 W. Chesterfield Blvd., Springfield, Missouri or call them at (417) 886-4000.