party: 5 women standing in front of a red satin sheet with props for a picture station

Facility Employee Christmas Party

Employees enjoyed their annual Christmas party this past week and had a wonderful time. They enjoyed great food which was provided by Food City Deli and some really great music by Jim Helton. There were lots of drawings for prizes including 8 televisions. There was a “Selfie Station” that the kids really enjoyed. Thank you…

a group of young ladies posing with Santa Claus

Residents Got To Meet With Santa Claus

Santa was in the house the other day. Residents got to meet with Santa Claus and get their Christmas gifts. A “Selfie Station” was set up for everyone to enjoy. There was white hot chocolate, cider, and cookies for people to sip and munch on. Thank you to everyone who helped with the Resident Angel…

group of harlan county youth dressed up as characters from the grinch

Harlan County Youth Comes To Visit The Facility

True Christmas Spirit. This group of Harlan County youths came out to bring gifts for the residents at Harlan Health and Rehabilitation Center. They aren’t with any organization or school. They are just friends who got together and wanted to bring some holiday cheer to the residents. They even went the extra mile by dressing…

group of staff who participated in a radio broadcast standing in front of a christmas tree smiling at the camera

Radio Broadcast With WTUK 105.1

Harlan Health and Rehabilitation Center hosted a live radio broadcast with WTUK 105.1 the other day to talk about the services that the facility provides. They also mentioned all the fun festivities they have going on during this wonderful holiday season. Thanks WTUK for coming out and making that day special for both residents and…

group of high schoolers in their JROTC uniforms smiling at the camera

Local JROTC Group Comes to Spread Cheer

Harlan County High School’s JROTC group came to Harlan Health and Rehabilitation Center to spread some Christmas cheer. They walked around to each room singing Christmas carols. The group also brought t-shirts for the residents who are veterans. Thank you for your thoughtfulness and happy holidays.

a group of first graders spreading cheer at the facility

Local 1st Grade Class Spreads Christmas Cheer

The other day, a local school brought a class to spread holiday cheer throughout Harlan Health and Rehabilitation Center. Ms. Clem’s 1st grade class came out to the center to bring some cheer to the residents during this Christmas season. Residents and staff enjoyed the kids coming out and warming the place up. Thank you…

cheer: group of young kids outside

Bringing Christmas Cheer to the Residents

Last week, volunteers from withlovefromharlan came by to decorate the facility and bring cheer for the residents. Young kids volunteered their time to make the doors look like Christmas presents. Lots of ribbon and wrapping paper were involved to make this center look wonderful. Withlovefromharlan is a nonprofit organization that started in early 2017 because…

dinner: group of people sitting at a long table with food and drinks

Thanksgiving Dinner with the Family

Residents and their families enjoyed Thanksgiving dinner last week. The dinner was a large spread with mashed potatoes, green beans, turkey, and all kinds of Thanksgiving goodies. Thank you to the Dietary Staff for preparing this lovely meal for the staff, residents, and their families. It was a wonderful time to see so many people…

woman in a black dress and a man in a black suit holding a red plaque

Harlan HRC at the KAHCF Awards Banquet

Harlan Health and Rehabilitation Center staff were honored at the Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities’ Quality Awards Banquet recently at the Galt House with numerous awards. Those honored were as follows: Theresa Kyle – Statewide Overall Caregiving Winner Linda Harris – Top 10 Nursing Rhonda Freeman – Top 10 Supportive Care “It is a…

thankful: a board full of finger painted turkeys with "giving thanks" in the middle

A Thankful Activity With the Therapy Department

What are you thankful for? That was the question the therapy department asked the residents of Harlan Health and Rehabilitation Center while making turkey hands. Residents listed four of the things they were most thankful for and put them on the tail feathers. The therapy department, Health Pro-Heritage, does a monthly challenge where residents participate…