Gardening Update

Gardening Update

Gardening is a great way to get regular exercise, lubricate joints, and strengthen mobility in seniors. Seniors can also do regular stretching activities after gardening to minimize the risk of injury, increase blood circulation, improve balance and coordination, and enhance muscle control. It stimulates the mind and body. Reminiscing about times past while getting fresh... Read More

Happy Birthday to Our Residents and Staff!

RESIDENTS Mary S 4/5 Joseph R 4/8 Eugene L 4/9 Patricia E 4/28 STAFF Angela P 04/06 Wilfranc V 04/07 Jennifer Ann L 04/15 Kara W 04/15 Shelly G 04/23 Jana N 04/23 Rosie J 04/25 Kayla S 04/26 Russell C 04/30

Stress Management Tips

Everyone needs successful stress management techniques. Try any of these easy-to-learn and easy-to-implement tips: Copy good stress managers. Have you noticed there are some people who always appear calm in stressful situations? What are they doing differently? What language do they use? Try to sit down with them for a chat. Learn from the best... Read More
Jokes, The World’s Best Medicine

Jokes, The World’s Best Medicine

What were the last jokes that made you roll around on the floor because you were laughing so hard? Was it on a TV show, or part of a stand-up comedy routine, or part of a recent lecture? In any event, do you remember how it made you feel? It’s likely that joke probably made... Read More

Haiku Day is April 17th

What is a haiku (hahy-koo)? A haiku is traditionally a non-rhyming three-line poem of Japanese origin that offers a way of looking at the physical world. The origins of haiku can be traced back to the ninth century. The haiku consists of three lines with a five-seven-five syllable structure using sensory language to gain inspiration.... Read More
April is National Occupational Therapy Month

April is National Occupational Therapy Month

Since 1980, the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) has celebrated National Occupational Therapy Month and the 213,000 occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, and students who work nationwide to create fuller lives for clients and their families. Occupational therapy practitioners enable people of all ages to live life to its fullest by helping their clients to... Read More

COVID-19 Facility Update 3/11/20

To Our Residents and Family Members: We know many of you are concerned about the spread of COVID-19 (the new coronavirus) and how it may impact us here at Grace Rehabilitation Center of Vero Beach. Ensuring residents are cared for in a safe and healthy environment is our first priority. At this time, we do... Read More

Coronavirus 2020 (COVID-19) Letter to the Community

Dear Community Partners, As your trusted health care provider, employer, and partner we want to provide you with updated information on the respiratory illness outbreak, COVID-19, that originated in Wuhan City, China in relation to our community. Overall, the public health response is multi-layered, with the goal of detecting and minimizing the introductions of this... Read More
Treasure Coast Percussion

Treasure Coast Percussion

Treasure Coast Percussion visits on a monthly basis, watching the Resident’s at Grace transform into an in sync lot over the past several months has been heartwarming. When Brandon Putzke is here you may hear anything from Elvis to Queen, no matter what the tune the beat is kept and the smiles are on.
March is Craft Month

March is Craft Month

Arts and Crafts can be both exciting hobbies as well as money-makers. What’s better than to earn some money doing something you love? There are as many variations of crafts as there are crafters; here are a few to consider: Flower pressing: Items made from pressed flowers make great gifts, and you can create amazing... Read More