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Holland Home Receives PAC Aware Designation

Memory Care Services: Leading the Way with PAC Aware Designation. This past November, Holland Home was made aware that has been recognized as the first organization in the state of Michigan, and only the third organization nationally, to achieve the coveted “Designated Organization” accreditation from Positive Approach® to Care (PAC).

5 Cold Weather Safety Tips for Aging Adults

When temperatures fall, seniors run a higher risk of health problems and injury related to the weather. However, recognizing the risks and taking proper precautions can make many of the problems associated with the colder weather preventable. These cold weather safety tips will keep you safe and healthy this winter. [5 min. Read]

Congratulations to Our “Top Doctors”

Our long-standing commitment to providing a full continuum of healthcare as you age has blessed us with the opportunity to work with some of the best doctors in geriatric, hospice and palliative medicine. Every year, Grand Rapids Magazine publishes “Top Doctors” who are nominated by fellow M.D.s and D.O.s in the counties of Allegan, Kent, Muskegon, and Ottawa via an online survey overseen by the Professional Research Services (PRS), who tabulates and fact-checks names and affiliations of the winners.

Laughter and Living Longer

There is an old adage about laughter being the best medicine. Well, as it turns out, it’s true. There are many benefits to laughing – especially as it relates to health and staying healthy longer.

The Memory Enhancing Power of Poetry

Like Sudoku, crosswords or any other brain games, memorizing works to stimulate the brain. Poetry, in addition to a mental workout, provides us with knowledge of a qualitatively and Physiologically different variety.