Scary Stories at Harlan HRC

It’s that time of year. The time when the ghost and goblins come and walk among us. Several of those were here at Harlan Health & Rehab last night. Scott Blanton and his scary crew were here to share some spine tingling stories of terror with our residents. Scott really knows how to spin a…

Resident Christmas Fundraiser with White Daisy

Harlan Health & Rehabilitation Center will be having a fundraiser with White Daisy Boutique on Friday, October 19th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. White Daisy Boutique stocks the latest trends and accessories in sizes small through curvy plus at 3x. Proceeds will benefit the Harlan Health & Rehabilitation Center Resident Christmas Fund. Come by and…

National Volunteer of the Year

We’re so proud of Joe Howard our National Volunteer of the Year. This makes two years in a row that Harlan HRC has had two State and National winners with last year being the late Mike Howard.
So honored to have these great men represent our facility and our state.

Over the Hill

Harlan Health & Rehab was lucky enough to get to celebrate a big milestone with our friend and pharmacist, Larry Martin! Larry celebrated his 50th birthday with us on September 26! Staff decorated his work area with black balloons and signs with funny sayings!   In 1968: Hey Jude by The Beatles was released the…

Breaking Our ‘Funny Bone’

With their faces painted and squeaky shoes, the Silly Saints Clown Ministry ready to deliver a belly full of laughs. Based out of Shelbyville, Indiana, Silly Saints Clown Ministry happily spreads God’s word and their mission is, “Changing the world for Christ–one laugh at a time.” In addition to their message, they made animal and…

Remembering 9/11

We want to thank the Harlan Honor Guard for coming out today to help us honor those who lost their lives on 9/11/01. It’s a day we will never forget.   Remembering 9/11. The Harlan Honor Guard came out today for a program in memory of the ones who died in the attacks on 9/11/01.…

Harlan HRC’s Ice Cream Social

Sarah Kersey, Provider Liaison from Bluegrass Care Navigators held an ice cream social today here at our facility for our residents and staff. Everyone enjoyed the cold, delicious treats which she completed with chocolate syrup and various sprinkles. Sarah also held a training session for staff on end of life care. We want to thank…

Road Trip To The Movies

Residents enjoyed a trip to the movies today! Everyone was treated to popcorn, a drink and a thrilling adventure with Dwayne Johnson in “Skyscraper”! Thanks to our wonderful staff (Cathy Laws, Leanna Asher, and Alli Hendrix) for making our trip so fun! Also, thanks to the Harlan County Community Action Agency for bringing a fleet…

Happy Independence Day

We celebrated 4th of July today with lots of food and fun! Residents started the day with a patriotic balloon launch and a parade around the facility. We grilled hotdogs on the grill outside and enjoyed some good bluegrass music with Frank Farley, Trey Farley, Orby Hunley, Gail Hensley, and Judy Ditty. We took the…

Birthday Surprise!

Leah Hollins surprised her mother, Laurie, with a birthday party on Tuesday morning during bowling. She brought cupcakes and party favors for the residents, volunteers and staff. Everyone just laughed and conversed over coffee and cupcakes and Laurie cherished all of the memories that were made.   Thanks to all of you for making us…