The very first Father’s Day celebrated in our nation occurred on June 19, 1910, in the state of Washington. The day to honor our fathers didn’t become a national holiday in the U.S. until 1972, 58 years after President Woodrow Wilson made Mother’s
Whether she was vacuuming, changing diapers or putting dinner on the table, Effie Simmons was not only busy raising five children, she was writing down ideas for poetry on whatever scrap piece of paper she could find. Today, those scraps of paper and
Lawrence Presbyterian Manor recently hosted a reception for the winning artists in the annual Art is Ageless® juried competition.
“We are honored to exhibit artwork by seniors,” said Angela Fonseca, marketing director. “Art is Ageless is unique
Resident Jan Jess served social work students at KU for 20 years
March is National Social Work Month. Social workers are an integral part of any long-term care community, and this month in particular, we want to show our own staff how much we appreciate
Activities are all about choice
Suzy Jach remembers when residents in long-term care were expected to attend whatever group activities were taking place day to day. It wasn’t so long ago — Suzy worked at Lawrence Presbyterian Manor in the 1990s,
Lawrence Presbyterian Manor is enjoying some revitalized furniture and spa tub, thanks to funds that were established to enhance the environment for our residents.
Nearly four dozen dining room chairs in assisted living will be upgraded with replacement
While shopping for a senior living community, it is common to consider the layout of the residence, the taste of the food and the friendliness of the staff as well as the financial requirements and availability of ongoing care.
But what about the operational
Two winning artists in Lawrence Presbyterian Manor’s annual Art is Ageless® juried competition will be featured in the 2018 Art is Ageless Calendar produced by Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America.
“Cowboy Drawing,” a drawing by Cecil E. Mashburn,