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Reflecting on the Past, and a Peek at the Future

The holidays are a special time for families to give thanks and look forward to the new year. The Hooverwood family is especially thankful this December as we are beginning to see great progress in our three-year renovation project. We’re … Continue reading

Meet Marcia Goldstein: Hooverwood’s Volunteer of the Year

Marcia Goldstein loves visiting Hooverwood with her two-year-old dog, Rosie. Ever since Rosie was a fits-in-the-palms-of-your-hands puppy, Marcia has been bringing her to Hooverwood. She knows Rosie’s presence is soothing and comforting—the best kind of medicine. And Rosie makes it … Continue reading

‘So Wonderful’: Retired Nursing Assistant Reflects on 26 Years at Hooverwood

Wilma Edgeston visited Hooverwood for the first time in 1990. Her aunt had a friend who was a resident, and Wilma—who had not heard of Hooverwood before—was happy to provide a ride. After the visit, Wilma, who had gone to … Continue reading

Inaugural Hoover-Walk Raises $25,300

Earlier this summer, Hooverwood hosted its inaugural Hoover-Walk, a one-mile, multi-generational walk that raised $25,300. The Hoover-Walk welcomed individuals of all ages, faiths, and cultures, and took place on the Jewish Community Center campus. Title sponsors included the Larman Family … Continue reading

Hooverwood Celebrates National Nursing Home Week

Hooverwood recently celebrated National Nursing Home Week (NNHW), an annual observance designed to foster positive attitudes toward long-term care. The American Health Care Association, which established NNHW in 1967, selected “It’s a Small World, with a Big Heart” as this … Continue reading