Hurricane Dorian

October 8, 2019 — Here’s a picture of part of our team, meeting to discuss the hurricane that was a possible threat to Florida. As always, Sandy Park is vigilant and prepared for these situations. Our clients and staff are constantly our top priority. While it is still hurricane season, we will continue to monitor and communicate any possible... Read More

Special Olympics Bowling

October 8, 2019 — Let’s cheer on Stephen, Robert and Anthony who are participating in Special Olympics Bowling. They practice every Saturday in Fort Myers. Best of luck to our guys!

Girls Trip!

October 8, 2019 — Some of our ladies got to spend the day out, doing brunch, shopping and getting pampered. Lucky girls!! The ladies were treated to delicious foods. They spent the day out on Sanibel, visiting shops and filling their carts. They ended the day with much needed “me” time, which included manicures.

Fall Festival

October 8, 2019 — The Annual Sandy Park Fall Festival will be Friday, October 18th from 6pm-8pm in our courtyard. This is open to all Sandy Park Staff and our families. We also invite all Client’s family to come and join in on the fun and games. There will be lots of activities, games, fun, prizes and food for... Read More

October 14 is Dessert Day: Five Simply Delicious Dessert Hacks

October 8, 2019 — There may not be a better dessert than a mouth-watering slice of pie fresh from the oven, but serving your pie with a dollop of whipped cream, or “a la mode” with a scoop of vanilla ice cream, may dress up this treat. Add a dash of creativity and a simple pie becomes a true... Read More

Fall Craft: Pine Cone Bird Feeder

September 7, 2019 — Supplies needed: a pine cone, vegetable shortening, oatmeal bird seed, and some string. Start by mixing together 1/2 cup of the shortening with 2 1/2 cups oatmeal and mix until well blended. (Optional: Add dried fruit, chopped nuts, or sunflower seeds.) Tie a string to the top of the pine cone and then apply the... Read More

Happy 25th Anniversary

September 7, 2019 — A big CONGRATULATIONS to Ana B. our Housekeeping Supervisor, who has been a part of Sandy Park for 25 years! We celebrate you and all your hard work and dedication to Sandy Park and our residents! In this picture along with our Administrator, Dr. James, is Millie, our Dietary Manager who has been with us... Read More

Zumba Class

September 7, 2019 — We’d like to say a big “THANK YOU” to Lori Benton. Lori has brought the party to Sandy Park! As part of Lee Health and Special Olympics, Lori came to Sandy Park to do Zumba Class with our residents. We have enjoyed her class so much. Can’t wait to have her back!! Lori has Zumba... Read More

Congratulations!

September 7, 2019 — Karina, our PT/OT Aide has welcomed a new baby boy! Baby Elias Santiago was born on July 23rd weighing 8lbs 1oz. Mom and baby are doing wonderful, he’s already made a special trip to Sandy Park to meet all the anxious people wanting to see him!

The History of Grandparents Day

September 7, 2019 — National Grandparents Day is celebrated on September 8, 2019, but do you know where the holiday originated from? Marian McQuade first brainstormed the idea of honoring the elderly with a “Grandparents Day,” which later became a nationally recognized holiday in 1978. McQuade, the original founder of Grandparents Day, was the mother to 15 children, grandmother... Read More