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…

veterans day cake with a flag and we love our veterans in blue

Honoring the Resident Veterans

Harlan Health & Rehabilitation Center honored the veterans today with a party. Veterans received a certificate of honor and a pin. Deb Burke from the VFW Auxillary #5171 in Cumberland was there to help with the program. The VFW provided the nice hats the men are wearing. Each veteran was called to the front to…

coat drive: cream, red, pink, green, black, brown puffy jackets

Coat Drive 2018

The Therapy Department of the Harlan Health and Rehabilitation Center will once again be hosting their annual coat drive. They will be collecting coats that will be handed out at Christ Hands to people of need within the county. Please bring in all new or gently used coats by November 24th. Thank you all for…

group of women and men dressed as disney princesses, prices, and villians

Halloween Party 2018

Disney came to Harlan Health & Rehabilitation. Staff dressed as Disney Princesses, Prince Charming and Evil Villians for Trick-or-Treat Night. The children enjoyed having their pictures taken with the characters. There was also a costume contest that the residents and staff participated in. First Place went to Brave Heart (Shawn Stepp). Second Place went to…

six women dressed as princesses or villians with one little girl dressed as a princess

Halloween Trick-Or-Treat Night

We had a great time handing out candy to our little trick-or-treaters. Our residents and staff always have a wonderful time dressing up and seeing all the little costumes. Thank you to all the staff and family for participating in our Halloween evening. Can’t wait till next year!

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…