Did you know that our bodies are 92% water?! It’s easy to see how quickly trouble can arise when we don’t get proper hydration — especially for those of us living amongst the dry desert climate here in Arizona. Although proper hydration is important for everyone, it's...
It is difficult to believe that Oakwood Creative Care Clubs have been closed since March 23rd. We’ve been through so much as a society in just over two months’ time. All of us at Oakwood are so thankful for those who have stayed in touch with us, participated in...
Most (if not all) of us are not having the “best of times” these past few months…so I’d like to give you a few tips to easily increase your happiness level. These tips are from neuroscientists —current material that works — not something made-up!
A beautiful painting by an OCC member with Early Onset Alzheimer’s
Have you met our youngest employee yet? This blue-eyed beauty can be found crawling around on all fours, greeting guests in the lobby with a grin, or sitting in the lap of a member- stealing love from one of her many “Grandmas and Grandpas.” Meet Savanha Rae, “Savi!” I am blessed to call this sweet baby girl my daughter!
Oakwood Creative Care is pleased to introduce Jorge (pronounced George) the Therapy Pig to the team! Jorge is a mini potbelly pig and belongs to our CEO, Sherri Friend. Jorge is a certified therapy pig through the American Mini Pig Association and brings tons of laughter, snorts, and entertainment to the staff and members of Oakwood.
Sometimes at the beginning of my classes at Oakwood, I ask the members a “getting to know you” question. One day, my question was “What is something you can do to be happier?” I got some beautiful answers and wanted to share them with you! What is something you can do...
Oakwood Creative Care
We’re revolutionizing care for seniors and those with Alzheimer’s or dementia, providing daytime care services and online classes that stimulate the body and mind.