News

Resident of the Month: Bernice B.

Dec 2, 2018 — Resident of the month is Bernice B. Mrs. B. was born on November 4, 1918 at her grandfather’s house in the Terryville community of DeWitt County. She is the third of seven children born to Frank and Lena Dickinson. Her childhood nickname was “Bunny”. Bernice’s only surviving sibling is her youngest sister, Nelda Hunter of... Read More

Tips For Keeping Active In The Winter

Dec 2, 2018 — With winter approaching, there may be many upcoming cold days that simply make us want to stay inside and keep warm. All those days spent indoors can sometimes be accompanied by the winter blues. Fortunately, there are a lot of things we can do to liven things up and stay active in the winter even... Read More

Clinical Corner

Dec 2, 2018 — Flu Season is upon us. We have implemented a specialized Flu Care Program to ensure proper treatment and/or recovery from the flu including antiviral treatments, antibiotics as needed, and IV hydration. The lingering effects of the flu such as dehydration, weakness, and weight loss can be significant in our elderly population. We have face mask... Read More

Hot Chocolate Mix

Dec 2, 2018 — Ingredients: 11 cups powdered milk 1 cup confectioners’ sugar 11 ounces powdered coffee creamer 2 lbs nestle’ nesquick powdered chocolate milk mix 4 tbsp cocoa powder 1 box instant chocolate pudding Preparation: Mix all together Store in airtight containers Use 1/3 mix to 2/3 water when making hot chocolate

Letter from the Administrator

Dec 2, 2018 — Dear Residents & Families, With the year coming to an end I would like to take a moment to thank you all for your patience throughout the last few months, we understand a lot of changes have been made and everyone is adjusting well. I look forward to a new year and a new beginning... Read More

Clinical Corner

Oct 31, 2018 — Hi everyone, my name is Tammy L. Blain and I am the new Director of Nursing. I would like to share a little information about myself; I have been a nurse since 2005. I received my Bachelor of Nursing from University of Houston-Victoria in 2007 and I have experience in Acute Care, Wound Care, Education,... Read More

Resident of the Month: Bessie S.

Oct 31, 2018 — Bessie S. was chosen to be the Resident of the Month for November! She was born and raised in Yoakum and went to St. Joseph school. She had four brothers and three sisters. Bessie recalls working “my whole life” and began as young as 8 years old when she cared for children during the summers.... Read More

Announcements

Oct 31, 2018 — Beauty Shop: We are excited to announce that Pauline Kloesel has agreed to be our in-house beautician at Stevens! Pauline will be in the facility mainly on Tuesday mornings each week. She will also be here some Mondays and on special occasions by request. We have set up a new area just for the Beauty... Read More

Employee of the Month: Irene V.

Oct 31, 2018 — Irene V. has been nominated by our residents as the Employee of the Month for November 2018! Irene lives in Cuero but was born and raised in Westoff. She graduated from Cuero High School and received her nursing training at the Victoria College Nursing Program. She has two sons and three grandchildren. She also has... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

Oct 31, 2018 — Dear Residents and Families, Happy November! I would like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving! The holidays are right around the corner and we have several festivities scheduled throughout the holiday season. The “flu” season is upon us. All residents have been offered and received or declined the vaccination. All but 5 of the residents... Read More