Connecting with Someone Who Has Dementia

Connecting with Someone Who Has Dementia

It may be difficult to visit a loved one that is living with dementia. Many people are unsure about what to do or say during visits. Finding a way to spend quality time with a person that may not remember you, may not be able to carry out a task or may not understand what you are saying can be a real challenge.

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Yoga and You

Yoga and You

Although yoga may not always be an option that comes to mind when thinking about exercising, the benefits may convince you otherwise!

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A Place to Call Home

A Place to Call Home

As a life-plan community, Friendship Haven is able to offer a full spectrum of services suited for various lifestyle needs and financial profiles within each neighborhood. Our campus is organized into multiple neighborhoods- the Townhomes, Kenyon Place, River Ridge, The Gardens and the Simpson Health Center, which is comprised of Arbor Lane, Stone Heights, Catalyst and Journeys. Each neighborhood offers unique services, but our main objective is for everyone to feel at home, no matter where you are on campus.

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Friends By Chance, Neighbors By Choice

Friends By Chance, Neighbors By Choice

Growing up in the small town of Moorland, just west of Fort Dodge, there were few kids, and even fewer girls in town, so it was no surprise Diane Ferrin and Mary Moore would become the best of friends at an early age. Through the hands of fate, the changes life brings, and a gap of nearly 40 years, the two ladies have rekindled their very special bond that was started in Moorland those years ago. Friendship Haven has uniquely played as a backdrop to each of their lives in some fashion or another, and now it has made them neighbors once again.

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