Aging and Oral Health Basics

Mar 11, 2019 — As people age, there is a need to exert more effort in order to preserve those wonderful teeth for a lifetime. Every day we are confronted with lots of food and beverages to choose from that can be damaging to oral health, and there are medications as well that could pose damages to teeth surface... Read More

Just Horsing Around!

Mar 11, 2019 — The residents and staff had lots of fun spending time visiting with “Pink” the pony here at Cumberland Nursing and Rehabilitation. Studies show that spending time with pets can be beneficial to ones overall mood, and we have found this to be true here at the facility. We have been increasing the number of pet... Read More

March is Craft Month: Arts and Crafts

Mar 11, 2019 — Arts and Crafts can be both exciting hobbies as well as money-makers. What’s better than to earn some money doing something you love? There are as many variations of crafts as there are crafters; here are a few to consider: Candle making: Do you love burning beautiful, scented candles? Lots of people do, and will... Read More

National Have Fun at Work Day

Mar 11, 2019 — January 28 was National Have Fun at Work Day, and boy did we have fun! We had lots of games and activities going on. Prizes for the CNA’s ranged from a crock pot to a flat screen smart TV!

Letter from the Administrator

Mar 11, 2019 — Hello, Everybody!! Just a short note this month. It has been very busy here. Hopefully we are done with the snow and ice for awhile and the groundhog is right! Spring is right around the corner. Just some reminders, we don’t use any type of baby powder and really discourage the residents from having it.... Read More

Pi Day: March 14

Mar 11, 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

Monthly Writer’s Group

Feb 7, 2019 — Cumberland Nursing and Rehabilitation held our first monthly writer’s group in January, with special guest Juanita Garner and her granddaughter Ashley Wells (Ashley is a Speech Pathologist here at the facility). Both staff and residents enjoyed participating. Songwriters who reside at the facility performed by singing songs they have written, while playing the piano. Others... Read More

Good times with special friends!

Feb 7, 2019 — Good times with special friends! Photographed from left to right are Mildred T, Linda S, and Maxine G. Linda was a former resident of Cumberland Nursing and Rehabilitation and she wanted to come back and visit the friends she made while being here. We were so happy to see you again Linda!

Letter from the Administrator

Feb 7, 2019 — Hello, Everybody! Well, I guess winter is upon us! We were very lucky to avoid a major hit of snow like St. Louis or Washington, D.C. got. But I am sure our time will come. I don’t think we will go thru the whole winter months with not much snow at all. For the residents... Read More

Black History Month

Feb 7, 2019 — The month of February is a time to honor the achievements of African-Americans in U.S. history. Since its first observance at Kent State University in February 1970, Black History Month (also referred to as African-American History Month) has evolved into a country-wide celebration. Did you know: Thomas L. Jennings was the first African-American to receive... Read More