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Keeping Your Mind Healthy

March 2, 2019 — Mental activity can keep your mind sharp. Review the following tips to help challenge your brain for continual growth: Learn to play a musical instrument Play scrabble or do crossword puzzles Interact with others Switch careers or start a new one Start a new hobby with crafts, painting, or woodworking Learn a foreign language Volunteer... Read More

Nutrition Month: Using Nutrition To Look and Feel Your Very Best

March 2, 2019 — Proper nutrition is important for everyone. Without proper nutrition, people may not be able to properly function and perform day-to-day activities. Most people do not realize that healthy carbs are generally good for you. While you may not need to eat in excess, low-carb diets can actually hinder you. Carbohydrates are needed by the body... Read More

Community Outreach

March 2, 2019 — Our Administrator, Dr. Janet James and Central Records Clerk, Lolita Carter joined the Littleton Elementary School children for the Annual Black History Month Read-In. Our facility has participated for many years now. We are very proud of our community and want our community to be proud of Sandy Park.

Pi Day: March 14

March 2, 2019 — The popularity of Pi Day (3.14) has taken off in recent years. This symbol, the Greek letter π, is used to represent a constant numerical figure in mathematics. The ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter — which is approximately 3.14159. Pi has been calculated to over a trillion digits as it... Read More

Happy Birthday!

March 2, 2019 — Clients Wilbert M. Tina P. Herbie W. Johnny R. Steven W. Staff Mary J. Jeffery J. Ms. Ella T. Tricia C. Danny K. Desiree T. Ana C. Maritza D. Toni M. Dale S. Angelica D. Sharon O.

March 2: National Read Across America Day

March 2, 2019 — Theodor Seuss Geisel, known best as the author Dr. Seuss, was born on March 2. He was a beloved author who entertained young and old audiences for over 80 years with titles such as The Cat in the Hat, And To Think I Saw It On Mulberry Street, and Green Eggs and Ham. In 1997,... Read More

Random Act of Kindness Day is February 17

January 30, 2019 — Kindness is a generosity of spirit. It comes to life when we give of ourselves and our time to help others, without expecting anything in return. When you show kindness to someone, you bring out the best in yourself. Pay attention to the impact your behavior has on others, and notice your own feelings in... Read More

Chocolate and Heart Health – Fact or Fallacy?

January 30, 2019 — Wouldn’t it be wonderful if chocolate and heart health went hand-in-hand? You might be surprised to find out that chocolate isn’t as bad as it was once thought. The fat content in chocolate, derived from cocoa butter contained in premium grade dark chocolate, is comprised of equal amounts of oleic acid (a heart-healthy monounsaturated fat... Read More

Staff Council Speaks

January 30, 2019 — Sandy Parks staff council has voted and come up with its official name. They will be call Sandy Parks Positive Squad or SPPS for short. SPPS goal for 2019 is to promote positivity in the workplace. We will be promoting fun and inclusive activities throughout the year to encourage teamwork, workplace pride, and a positive... Read More

February 10th-16th is Cardiac Rehabilitation Week

January 30, 2019 — Cardiac rehabilitation is a medical program that helps patients deal with the aftermath of heart disease. It aims to assist with fast recovery and help them achieve previous levels of physical and mental health whenever possible. Cardiac rehabilitation also has the goal to maintain, if not improve, the patient’s present heart condition and to prevent... Read More