May is National Blood Pressure Awareness Month

May 5, 2019 — Blood pressure can damage the heart, kidney, and brain without showing obvious symptoms. To combat its effects, it is important to know what your healthy blood pressure goal should be. What can you do to reduce blood pressure? Exercise. Exercise such as walking, lifting light weights, and simple workouts may reduce blood pressure. Lose weight.... Read More

Success Stories: Kazimierz B.

May 5, 2019 — Kazimierz B. came to Hacienda Oaks after being hospitalized for a CVA and pneumonia. He was admitted with a PEG and trach tube. His activity tolerance was very limited and was unable to perform ADL’s without moderate assistance. Kazimierz was very motivated working with OT, PT and ST. He was taught and completed diaphragmatic breathing... Read More

May Chef Selection: Run For The Roses

May 5, 2019 — Let’s celebrate homecooked comfort food on May 21st from 11:30 to 12:30! Menu: Fried Chicken or BBQ Pork on Kaiser Roll Collard Greens Macaroni and Cheese Cornbread Lemon Pie Milk Coffee or Hot Tea

May 12: Mother’s Day

May 5, 2019 — Mother’s Day celebrates moms, foster moms, surrogate moms, grandmothers, aunts, and the other important women role models in your life. Approximately 152 million cards are mailed and 122 calls are made on Mother’s Day! President Woodrow Wilson declared May 9, 1914 as the first Mother’s Day. Be sure to celebrate the mom in your life... Read More

A Letter from Our Community

May 5, 2019 — As I reflect on my one-year anniversary at Hacienda Oaks Nursing & Rehab. I am thankful for the opportunity and have learned a great deal of knowledge as a Social Worker in Long Term Care. I must say my first year was faced with a few challenges which is expected with any new adventure. As... Read More

Volunteering For A Charity

Apr 5, 2019 — If you want to help a charity and interested in doing something more than making a financial donation, why not consider volunteering? When choosing a charity, there are a few basic factors to consider. The charity you choose to volunteer for will determine which activities you will do. Think about what you can offer the... Read More

Jokes, The World’s Best Medicine

Apr 5, 2019 — What were the last jokes that made you roll around on the floor because you were laughing so hard? Was it on a TV show, or part of a stand-up comedy routine, or part of a recent lecture? In any event, do you remember how it made you feel? It’s likely that joke probably made... Read More

From our Friends!

Apr 5, 2019 — Our friends from the American Legion Auxiliary in Seguin visited Hacienda Oaks Activity Department and donated a check for $150.00 towards a new bench for our Veterans and residents to enjoy. Back row Cheryl G, Mary S, Charlie P, front row Ronald W, Bonifacio V, and Star S Activity Director

Please Save The Date

Apr 5, 2019 — Hacienda Oaks Easter Egg Hunt and Celebration Will be on April 19th, 2019 at 2:00pm We will have grilled hot dogs, snow cones, popcorn games and prizes for the residents their families and community and all are invited.