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February Employees of the Month

— San Jacinto Manor would like to congratulate our February’s Employees of the Month: Edna Lopez and Sally Varghese. In February 1993, Edna started working at SJM. She works in our Laundry/ Housekeeping department. Sally started working at SJM in May 2005. She is a LVN/ Charge Nurse on our 6-2 shift. We would like to... Read More

American Heart Month Supports Healthier Lives

— Cardiovascular Disease is our Nation’s # 1 Killer. During February’s American Heart Month, thousands of volunteers for the American Heart Association raise money for research and for education. To learn more about heart diseases and strokes, go to www. AmericanHeart.org

The Hair Ministry Volunteer Service

— San Jacinto Manor is truly blessed to have The Hair Ministry apart of our home. The Hair Ministry is a group of volunteers that give the residents at SJM a “Free” Beauty Shop Service every Tuesday. They are Beauticians, Barbers, Manicurist and more that have been come to our home for 35 plus years. Every... Read More

Welcome New Residents!

— Welcome to San Jacinto Manor! We would like to invite you to join us in all of our Daily Activities, Resident Council, Beauty Shop (Provided by the Hair Ministry), and so much more. Make sure you read the monthly newsletter and activity calendar so you can keep up with what is going on at “SJM”.If... Read More

Valentine Party 2020

— As Valentine’s Day approaches, we’d like to take a moment to express our affection for our residents. This year we will be celebrating Valentine’s Day by having a party at 2 pm in the dining room. During the party we will crown a Valentine King and Queen. At the beginning of February, the nominations for... Read More

Reduce Stress with More Vitamin C

— It’s all too easy to feel that you need to reach for the medicine cupboard when stress causes headaches and fatigue. Research shows that vitamin C is a healthy alternative to combat stress and may also have latent benefits such as preventing colds. Vitamin C may reduce both the physical and psychological effects suffered by... Read More

Soup: A Meal In a Bowl

— Despite the shorter winter days, our schedules do not slow down. We tend to seek out hardy, quick to prepare meals. Making a pot of soup is a perfect solution for a healthy, hot choice as it’s often called a meal in a bowl. There are dozens of different healthy soups that you can make;... Read More

January 29 is National Puzzle Day

— Jigsaw Puzzles: Food for the Mind, Heart, and Soul Jigsaw puzzles are normally viewed as learning toys. They can also do wonders for one’s mood and mind! What Educators Say Jigsaw puzzles can be “food for the brain,” professionals believe. At various phases, they stimulate the learning process. Continuous play enhances a person’s inherent ability... Read More

National Glaucoma Awareness Month: Glaucoma, A Brief Overview

— Glaucoma is not a single disease, but a group of diseases that gradually steal eyesight without warning and oftentimes without any prior symptoms. The loss of vision occurs due to damage to the optic nerve. There are many forms of glaucoma, however, two are most prominent. Primary Open Angle Glaucoma (POAG) is the most common... Read More

How to Create the Perfect Story with Simple Scrapbook Journaling

— Scrapbook journaling is the inscription that goes with pictures in a scrapbook compilation. There are a variety of ways to create scrapbook journals, which include story-telling, script-writing, or use of fictional stories. The most typical way of scrapbook journaling is by writing the notes or comments by hand, but if your penmanship is hard to... Read More