A Notice for Cottagers

If any cottager receives a confirmed diagnosis of COVID-19, please inform Sarah Dolbeare at 217-223-8717 ext. 4235. Good Samaritan Home would like to be prepared in case any cottagers require a higher level of care within our nursing facility.

Mask Reminder

Please remember to wear a mask when maintenance personnel stop by to perform routine maintenance and work requests in your cottage. It is our priority to protect the health of not only our staff, but you as well. If you have any questions, please contact Sarah Dolbeare.

Health Tips

· Wash your hands for at least 20 seconds with soap and warm water
· Avoid crowds of 10 or more people 
· Avoid touching your face
· Clean and disinfect surfaces around your home frequently
· Take care of your mental health, too – get plenty of sleep, stretch if possible, and take time to do an activity you enjoy

Activity Calendar

***All schedules are subject to change without notice***

Sunday, November 15
9:00   Worship Service – Chapel & Channel 3
9:45   Video from Our Friends at LifePoint – Channel 3
10:00 Salem EUCC Service – Channel 3
10:30 Our Redeemer Lutheran Church Service – Channel 3
11:30  Thanksgiving Movies and Shows – Channel 3

Monday, November 16
9:00   Devotions – Chapel & Channel 3
9:30   Mindful Meditations – Channel 3
11:00 Exercise – Social Room & Channel 3
1:30   Rosary – Channel 3
2:00   God of the Mountain: Mt Sinai – Channel 3

Tuesday, November 17
9:00   Devotions – Chapel & Channel 3
9:30   Mindful Meditations – Channel 3
11:00 Exercise – Social Room & Channel 3
1:00   Life & Legacy of George Washington Carver – Social Room & Channel 3

Wednesday, November 18
9:00   Devotions – Chapel & Channel 3
9:30   Mindful Meditations – Channel 3
10:00 Virtual Entertainment – Channel 3
11:00 Exercise – Social Room & Channel 3
2:00   Flame & Embers – Social Room & Channel 3

Thursday, November 19
9:00   Devotions – Chapel & Channel 3
9:30   Mindful Meditations – Channel 3
10:00 Catholic Mass – Channel 3
11:00 Exercise – Social Room & Channel 3
1:00   A Walk Through Time on the Desert View Trail – Social Room & Channel 3

Friday, November 20
9:00   Devotions – Chapel & Channel 3
9:30   Mindful Meditations – Channel 3
11:00 Exercise – Social Room & Channel 3
1:30   Reading Corner – Channel 3
2:00   Ryan Watt’s Untold Story: Mt Sinai – Channel 3

Saturday, November 21
8:30   Room to Room Cart – Check posted sign for time
11:00 Exercise – Social Room & Channel 3
1:00   Room to Room Cart – Check posted sign for time

Additional activities will be held in each neighborhood. Check with your local Activity Aide for scheduling.

Laughs of the Week
What kind of key can’t open doors?
A tur-key!

Why was the Thanksgiving soup so expensive?
It had 24 carrots.

Weekly Inspiration

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” –Maya Angelou

Scripture & Prayer Request

Psalm 18:30, 35
“This God—His Way is perfect; The Word of The LORD proves true; He is a Shield for all those who take refuge in Him…You have given me the shield of Your Salvation, and Your Right Hand supported me, and Your Gentleness made me great.”

THIS WEEK PRAY FOR:
Residents: Sunny Dale
Staff: Nursing Support – Scheduling, supplies, medical records, medical secretary, education

Good Samaritan Home of Quincy

Previous News

Resident & Employee Test Positive For Covid

June 23, 2022 Good Samaritan Home was notified that one resident and one employee tested positive for COVID-19. We stand by our commitment to the health and safety of our residents and staff. We continue to take precautions, which includes: Continued screening of all staff members and other essential persons entering our facility for symptoms…

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Employees Test Positive For Covid

June 22, 2022 From 6/15-6/21/22 Good Samaritan Home was notified that three employees tested positive for COVID-19. For more frequent updates on the facility’s current COVID-19 status, please visit our website at https://www.gshq.org/news/. We stand by our commitment to the health and safety of our residents and staff. We continue to take precautions, which includes:…

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The Patter – June 19th

News & Views from Campus: June 19th – June 25th -DON’T FORGET OUR “65 Days of Giving” campaign, running now until August 8th! Ways To Give Just click on https://givebutter.com/65daysofgiving and follow the simple instructions! Text Give65 to 53555 on your mobile phone! Mail a donation to: Good Samaritan Home C/O Nathan Halfpap 2130 Harrison…

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