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Annual Hanukkah Luncheon Honors Hooverwood Guild

Blue. White. Gold. Glitter. Sparkle.   It doesn’t look like a dining hall; it looks like a wonderland.   Blue lights and crepe paper are strung from the walls. Snowflakes as delicate as tissue hang from the ceiling, twisting, turning. … Continue reading

Interfaith Service Honors the Memory of Residents

On Nov. 10, Hooverwood held an interfaith memorial service in the Glazer Family Chapel. Residents, staff, and family members honored the memory of residents who have passed away in the last six months. The afternoon was both solemn and celebratory. … Continue reading

Campus Walk for Alzheimer’s Disease Brings Generations Together

On a crisp October morning, Hooverwood hosted its annual Campus Walk for Alzheimer’s Disease. Residents—cozied up with blankets, jackets, and gloves—ventured outside for a scenic walk. They were joined by staff, family members, volunteers of all ages, and even children … Continue reading

In the Spotlight: Long-term Hooverwood Nurse

For unit manager Jackie Lewis, Hooverwood isn’t just her employer; it’s her first employer. “As soon as I graduated, I went looking for a job,” she said. “This is my first job.” Jackie, who has worked at Hooverwood since 1981, … Continue reading

Hooverwood Residents Form Fast Friendship

For Hooverwood residents Joanne and Rosie, friendship was instantaneous. “We clicked the first day we sat down together,” says Rosie. “It was like ‘that.’” Rosie is an Indianapolis native who has lived at Hooverwood for four years. She met Joanne, … Continue reading