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Staff Use Technology to Keep Residents Connected with Loved Ones

“We knew moving into precautions from COVID that we were going to have to maintain connections with the outside world, with family,” said Lacey Burhle, activities director for Salina Presbyterian Manor. “We learned by doing.”Staff members have employed a variety of video applications, including FaceTime, Zoom and Google Duo.In addition to Lacey and her four activities assistants, social services staff have also played a key role in using technology to keep residents conne...
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June 7, 2020

Activities staff keeps residents connected despite ‘social distancing’

Activities Director Lacey Buhler spent the month of March thinking about how to keep residents engaged in the absence of group activities.
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April 10, 2020

Mary’s Musings: Reflections on grief and community

I often refer to the residents here at the Presbyterian Manor as family, but I also believe that we are a unique community. Community is defined as a group of people with a common characteristic or interest living together within a larger society.Throughout my life, I have been blessed to be surrounded and supported by many different communities. Each one of these communities provide caring support and encouragement during the many different stages of my life.
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July 10, 2019

Do you have plan for emergencies?

Taking the time to organize your important papers and records may be the best investment you ever make for your loved ones. Planning ahead at any age can save time, stress and money if an emergency or death should occur. Join us as Debra Wood, district extension agent in family resource management for the Central Kansas Extension District, shares ideas and tips for getting your papers in order at "Do You Have a Plan in Place?" a free Just Ask event at Salina Presbyterian Manor at noon ...
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June 13, 2019

Mary’s Musings: Caring Conversations

By Mary Bridges, chaplainThe seasons of our lives are many and varied. Some are familiar and filled with joy and growth. Some feel cold, barren and filled with overwhelming uncertainty.
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February 6, 2019