Tips For Keeping Active In The Winter

December 8, 2018 — With winter approaching, there may be many upcoming cold days that simply make us want to stay inside and keep warm. All those days spent indoors can sometimes be accompanied by the winter blues. Fortunately, there are a lot of things we can do to liven things up and stay active in the winter even... Read More

Therapy Success Story

December 8, 2018 — Elisabeth F. came to Sagecrest with weakness after a fall. During her time here, she worked daily with Physical and Occupational therapy to help her achieve her ultimate goal of returning home. Each day Elisabeth showed more independence with her dressing and eventually became moderately independent before her discharge to the community. During her stay,... Read More

Christmas Party 2018

December 8, 2018 — This year’s Christmas Party will be held on Friday, December 21, 2018. Our residents have selected a laid back, cozy theme: Pajama Party and Movie. Join us on this day for hot cocoa, cookies, and a holiday themed movie matinee! Don’t forget your pajamas!

Featured Resident: Frances S. turns 106 years old!

December 8, 2018 — This woman has lived a great life indeed. She has wonderful friends that continue to support her and love her dearly. Frances’ friends held a private party for her on Veteran’s Day to celebrate her 106th birthday! Frances had a passion for working with children throughout her life, and she was an avid volunteer in... Read More

Give Yourself the Gift of Sleep

December 8, 2018 — The holidays bring extra demands—shopping for gifts, party preparation, wrapping the gifts—and it’s easy to see why many people are more sleep-deprived than ever this time of year. Here are some suggestions for better sleep during the holiday season: Take time to relax. Even if you have a lot to do, allow yourself to stop... Read More

How To Stop Aging On The Outside

November 1, 2018 — While there’s no single secret to holding off the effects of aging, there are plenty of things that can be done to help. Here are some suggestions. Antioxidants are absolutely one of your best weapons against aging! Eat plenty of antioxidants as you age, such as dark vegetables and fruits like carrots, squash and spinach... Read More

Music and Movement

November 1, 2018 — Musical activities are among the top favorites in this facility. Residents love letting loose and feeling the beat to their favorite songs, as they shake along with instruments. Music can trigger so many wonderful memories, create blissful moments, and stimulate a usually passive participant to engage actively. Our residents are always happy when the instruments... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

November 1, 2018 — This is the season to be thankful for all the blessings that we all have in our lives. The staff here at Sagecrest is very thankful for all the residents and families that have become a part of our family. We want to thank you for giving us the honor to be a part of... Read More

Outing to the Mesilla Valley Maze

November 1, 2018 — Several residents and staff took a trip to the Mesilla Valley Maze – New Mexico’s original corn maze and pumpkin patch. They enjoyed tons of outdoor autumn fun! They took a hayride, and picked their own pumpkin; indulged in all their favorite corn-based recipes; and a few even went down the big slide! For some,... Read More

Volunteers Needed

November 1, 2018 — We are always seeking volunteers to add to the quality care in the facility. Family members and friends of residents are encouraged to participate with your loved ones! With the holidays fast approaching, the activity department welcomes assistance with centerpieces, set-up and clean-up for events, and anything else you would like to offer through your... Read More