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

Employee Tests Positive For Covid

September 30, 2022 Good Samaritan Home was notified that one employee 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: Continued screening…

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No Covid Cases At Good Samaritan

September 28, 2022 From 9/21-9/27/2022 Good Samaritan Home has not had any new COVID-19 positive cases in employees or residents. 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…

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The Patter – September 25th

News & Views from Campus: September 25th – October 1st Independent Shoppers, Don’t Miss Out! Shopping trips to Wal-Mart are back! Wednesday the 28th we will start boarding the bus up at the main entrance at 8:30am sharp. We will begin boarding at 10:30am to return to the home. Please note that staff members do…

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