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Celebrating National Nursing Home Week

May 13: Mother’s Day Tea May 14: Mother’s Day May 15: Grand-friends Olympics (LV third graders) May 16: Fremont Antique Car Club, Car Show Antique, Classic and Special Interest Cars 5pm- 7pm Spaghetti Feed also from 5pm-7pm Free Will Donation to Support HETRA (Heartland Equine Therapeutic Riding Academy) May 17: Free Hot Dogs on Main… Read More

Car Show and Spaghetti Dinner May 16

As part of celebrating National Nursing Home Week, The Hooper Care Center is hosting an Antique CAR SHOW and SPAGHETTI DINNER!  Vehicles from the Fremont Antique Car Club will be on display, and proceeds from the spaghetti dinner will be given to HETRA – the Heartland Equine Therapeutic Riding Academy.  When: MAY 16, 2017 FROM 5PM-7PM Where: Hooper Care… Read More

Hooper Care Center: Getting The Sparkle On

Hooper, NE: Getting the Sparkle On April 8th, 2016 Posted in: Hooper, VSL Community News 018[1] Hooper Care Center staff are great at getting the sparkle on! We do not often stop and think about each step of our Buddies Forever Training but when it comes down to it We Do It Well! When I… Read More

Hooper Care Center Receives Bronze National Quality Award

Hooper Care Center has been recognized as a 2015 recipient of the Bronze-Commitment to Quality Award for its dedication to improving the lives of residents through Quality Care.  There were 545 Bronze winners nationally.  Hooper Care Center was one of 21 facilities who received the award in Nebraska.  Bronze-Commitment to Quality applicants begin their quality… Read More

Elkhorn, NE: ERMAA Chapter receives gift of a handicapped accessible van.

             One of the five original sites of this rural ministries Project, the Hooper – Scribner – Uehling (HSU) Chapter of ERMAA (Enhancing Rural Ministries for Aging Adults) was started in the spring 2008. It has grown to be supported locally by many churches, organizations and groups within these communities. Charter… Read More

Care 911: Finding care during a time crunch or crisis

Sometimes unexpected circumstances, distance or a lack of resources can escalate a situation to one of immediate need or crisis proportions. A hospital may catch you off guard with plans of a discharge. Regardless of cause, you’ve got to find a care solution fast. Personal obligations or out-of-town coordination further complicate the situation. Fortunately, there… Read More

Early signs that care is needed

How do you know if you, a loved one or a caregiver needs assistance or relief? Learning to recognize the early signs of need for a loved one or symptoms of caregiver stress will assist you in evaluating your or your loved one’s needs. While everyone is different, there are common considerations that you can… Read More

Caregiver Checklist

The following checklist will help you identify your care needs. With this information, your health care provider can help you customize a care solution. View Checklist

Care Conversations make difficult decisions easier

Care Conversations™ is about people working together toward a shared goal. Through information and guidance, Care Conversations helps people connect with loved ones, health care providers and industry professionals. Care Conversations provides insight into the care planning process and firsthand accounts of various care experiences. With the understanding that each person’s situation is unique, multifaceted… Read More