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

Valentine’s Day

January 30, 2019 — Love is in the air at SPDC and we would like to wish everyone a Happy Valentine’s Day. Sandy Park will be celebrating with a Masquerade Ball. Some Clients have chosen to bring a date and some have chosen to remain single for the evening. We will choose a Valentine King and Queen for the... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

January 30, 2019 — Greetings! As we reflect on our theme for 2018 “Make It Happen”, I say “mission accomplished”! SPDC experienced obstacles in 2018 as with all healthcare ever changing events.However our staff defined the definition of rezillance with our first annual deficiency free survey! Our team continues to move forward with the same dedication and rezillance as... Read More

How to Fight the Effects of Aging

January 2, 2019 — Like any battle, the fight against aging is best fought on several fronts simultaneously. Get Up and Get Moving Exercise is the key to a healthy life if you’re eight or 80. A brisk 30-minute walk every day is a step in the right direction. Take friends along or bring a dog for company. It... Read More

Keeping an Eye on Vision Health

January 2, 2019 — Doctors say maintaining vision health can be especially important as you age. Fortunately there are multiple ways to keep your eyes healthy. Try these tips: Quit smoking. If you smoke, you’re much more likely to develop age-related macular degeneration, or AMD, than nonsmokers. AMD is one of the most common causes of blindness in those... Read More