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I arrived at Ark Twin Valley Personal Care Home on May 24, 2014. The building itself is beautiful and when I went inside I was greeted warmly. My room is large and sunny. I met my roommate, Joyce, and we hit it off right away. There is a lot going on h...

February 26, 2015



Working in the healthcare field is a stressful job, but at the end of the day, we get to go home and leave the worries of the job until we come back to work.  Having said that, we truly understand the role of caregivers in the home. 

February 22, 2015

By: Dave Withers


For my second blog, I have picked a more serious subject. And no, if you read Blog #1 - I never did get the pie baked.


Let me disclose that I am a Christian, a follower of Jesus Christ. I believe He is my savior and redeemer and I belie...

February 20, 2015


The Veteran's Administration will help defer the costs of personal care for Veterans and their spouses, through a program called "Aid and Attendance".


In order to qualify:

● the Veteran must have served during wartime, and been active for at least 90 da...

February 19, 2015


Trying to decide the subject of my first blog. I have narrowed it down to (1) "The meaning of Life" or (2) "How to make a good Graham Cracker Pie"


I am stuck here at the farm in about 6 feet of snow - Laura and rest of family in Delmont today - just me...

February 18, 2015

This program is funded by Penn-Dot. It provides rides for Seniors to go to Doctor appointments, Senior Centers, family outings, shopping, etc.


To be a part of the program, you must complete an application with Westmoreland Transit. You must provide proo...

Hot water is better than cold water for effective handwashing

Scientists have found that various temperatures had "no effect on transient or resident bacterial reduction." Not only does hot water not show any benefit, but it might increase the "irritant...

February 18, 2015

Personal Care Homes are "residential facilities that offer personal care services, assistance and supervision to four or more persons. They are inspected and licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare." as defined by the Department of Pub...

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