A long hallway, affectionately called “the link,” connects the two buildings at Esprit Whispering Ridge in Omaha, Neb. It used to be a hundred yards of stark, functional, empty wall space. Now it is an art gallery showcasing the work of emerging Omaha artists — to...
Ecumen Prairie Lodge in Brooklyn Center, Minn., was voted “Best Assisted Living” community in the Sun Post newspaper’s Readers Choice Awards.
Two Ecumen communities have been nationally recognized as "Caring Stars of 2015," by Caring.com, a leading senior care website.
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Across the lunch table, two eighty-something guys have a meeting of the hearts.
Ecumen honors Anna Grunwald, a resident of Sunnyside Care Center, who is 103.
The Minnesota State Arts Board has awarded grants totaling just over $46,000 to three Ecumen communities to encourage artistic development and creativity among older adults through the Partners in Arts Participation program.
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Residents at Ecumen Bethany had a wish: To help those less fortunate.
Nurse Dawn Bolhuis, Ecumen's longest tenured employee, can't wait to start her next shift, and the residents she cares for can't wait to see her.