News From Laurel View Village

Laurel View Village Hosts Basket Party to Benefit Benevolent Care Fund!

By Maria Manon | April 6, 2023

Tickets are on sale now! Tickets are 25 for $10. High-value baskets are 15 for $10. We also have a rolling four-day 50/50. Davidsville, PA – Happening on May 3, 4, 5, 6 – Laurel View Village hosts Basket Party, taking place at Fresh Harvest Banquet rooms at Laurel View Village on May 3, 4, 5, 6, and featuring over 100 baskets and fun themes such as cash prizes, Bath and Body Works, cooking appliances, designer bags, and more! More details about the Basket Party: – From Wednesday, May 3 to Friday, May 5, baskets will be available to view from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and on Saturday, May 6, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Ticket drawing starts…

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Celebrating Long Term Care Administrator’s Week

By Maria Manon | April 4, 2023

The beginning of this month was Long-Term Care Administrator’s Week, where we honor and celebrate our administrators’ vital role in providing leadership for delivering quality, resident-centered care and a supportive work environment. Earlier, we learned what Long-Term Care means to our Healthcare Administrator. Today, let’s see what Long Term Care means to our Personal Care Center Administrator Amanda Snyder: Why do I work and serve Laurel View Village? A 23-year nursing career path serving long-term care communities, residents, and their families is a calling to the greater good of love and service. Knowing all too well the struggles in the healthcare communities and healthcare in general, there is no place I would rather be than be a part of the…

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Celebrating Long Term Care Administrator’s Week

By Maria Manon | March 13, 2023

        March 9 – 13 is Long Term Care Administrator’s Week, where we honor and celebrate administrators’ vital role in providing leadership for delivering quality, resident-centered care, and a supportive work environment. Below is an article written by our Healthcare Administrator, Rachel Wachter: It seems disingenuous that the rest of the United States only celebrates Long Term Care and the compassionate caregivers of our industry once a year when the Laurel View Village community celebrates daily. All too often, when the world thinks about caregivers, they do not look beyond the nurses providing care to the residents. They are right, but ALL staff here at Laurel View can pridefully call themselves caregivers. Our core values and standard…

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2023 Easter Activities for Kids

By Maria Manon | March 2, 2023

        Easter Activities for Kids UPDATE: Due to current covid concerns, our Easter Lunch and Egg Hunt has been canceled. However, a special treat bag will be available for pickup if your child has signed up as of March 28, 2023. Please pick up your child’s treat bag on Friday, April 7, 2023, between 12:00 pm to 3 pm at the main entrance of Laurel View Village. If you have already paid for your boxed lunch, a refund will be given in the next few days. We apologize for the inconvenience.   ORIGINAL post: The Life Enrichment Team is once again hosting a lunch and Easter egg hunt for the families of residents and staff at Laurel…

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Pride in Food Service Week

By Maria Manon | February 28, 2023

Pride in Food Service Week The 32nd Annual “Pride in Foodservice Week” is February 6-10, 2023. Founded by the Association of Nutrition & Foodservice Professionals (ANFP), this is a week to celebrate our hard-working food service and nutrition staff and thank them for all that they do. Food service staff work year-round to provide healthy meals for our residents and community staff.  To be successful in this role, food service workers need to perform in a high-pressure and fast paced environment. Food service jobs can be tiring and demanding requiring long hours each day in a typically hot kitchen.  Our food service staff value patient safety, possessing knowledge about safe food handing, food borne illness prevention, and meal order accuracy. They…

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Join us on Thursday, November 17 at 5 PM for a Great Networking Opportunity!

By Maria Manon | November 15, 2022
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COVID Update as of November 4, 2022

By Angela Rizzo | November 4, 2022

November 4, 2022 Dear Residents, Families, and Visitors, We have increased cases of COVID on campus now affecting all levels. We have a significant outbreak in Vista with additional cases in Townhomes. As of now, no known cases in Cambridge Place apartments. Health Care has positive staff members and residents, while Personal Care currently has positive staff with Reflections considered exposed. We want to stress to families and visitors, most of the cases have been tracked back to off campus exposures. We cannot stress enough, if you are exposed, positive or feeling ill please do not visit. Visitation continues to be allowed, but if you do visit, please continue with frequent handwashing, consider masking and be aware we have active…

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Christmas in the Village is Coming to Town this November

By Maria Manon | November 3, 2022

  Join us on Saturday, November 12, for our annual Christmas in the Village. This year’s fun includes a vendor fair from 9 am to 3 pm. Kids craft and train display from 10 am to 2 pm, along with a horse and buggy ride around campus! We will also have Pappy D’s and Rosalinda’s food trucks! Join the fun. If you are a crafter or vendor, give us a call. We have a few vendor spots open. Join the fun and get started on your holiday shopping!

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10/12/22 is the Deadline to RSVP to our Thankful for 30 Anniversary Gala

By Maria Manon | October 10, 2022

Wednesday, October 12, 2022, is the deadline to RSVP for our Thankful for 30 Anniversary Gala. We hope you will be attending this event or decide to donate to The Caring Fund. Join us for a fun event in 1930s style! There will be dinner, live music, dancing, and a silent auction. Individual tickets are $65 and are available at the front desk. Proceeds benefit The Caring Fund  

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23rd Annual Golf Tournament Success!

By Angela McKool | September 23, 2022

Thanks to everyone who participated in the Golf Tournament at Windber Country Club on September 14th. Fun was had by all and funds were raised to support our Caring Fund! In today’s’ world of rising healthcare costs even seniors who carefully plan and save for their retirement can run into financial trouble. This fund helps meet the needs of residents whose financial resources are insufficient to cover the cost of care. It is our mission and promise to these residents that they can remain here. Several fundraisers, including the Laurel View Village Golf Tournament , are crucial to contribute to this fund.

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