May is Healthy Vision Month

May 5, 2019 — Do you extend your arms when reading a menu? Or bring the newspaper closer to you? Declining vision may be a sign of aging, but eating the right foods may help improve your vision: Vitamin C may help with slowing macular degeneration and reducing the risk of cataracts and glaucoma. Vitamin C can be found... Read More

Family Council Meeting

May 5, 2019 — Matagorda House would like to invite all residents’ family members to attend this month’s Family Council Meeting. Our meetings are typically held on the third Thursday of each month in the board room at 1:00 pm. We hope to see you there!

Happy Birthday!

May 5, 2019 — Residents The following people have a birthday in the month of May. Be sure to wish them a “Happy Birthday” next time you see them! Winifred L. Elmer L. James A. Dorothy J. Madeline G. Thelma T. Elizabeth H. Anita F. Vlasta L. Carlton W.

May 12: Mother’s Day

May 5, 2019 — Mother’s Day celebrates moms, foster moms, surrogate moms, grandmothers, aunts, and the other important women role models in your life. Approximately 152 million cards are mailed and 122 calls are made on Mother’s Day! President Woodrow Wilson declared May 9, 1914 as the first Mother’s Day. Be sure to celebrate the mom in your life... Read More

Activity department

May 5, 2019 — We have another fun filled month coming up, starting with our Cinco de Mayo, National Day of Prayer, Mother’s Day Tea Party, National Nursing Home Week and our weekly popcorn and movie days. We encourage everyone to participate in whatever event they would like. Looking for Volunteers! The work of a volunteer makes a lasting... Read More

Jokes, The World’s Best Medicine

April 5, 2019 — What were the last jokes that made you roll around on the floor because you were laughing so hard? Was it on a TV show, or part of a stand-up comedy routine, or part of a recent lecture? In any event, do you remember how it made you feel? It’s likely that joke probably made... Read More

Story of Success

April 5, 2019 — Meet Victor! He is always seen walking up and down the halls waving and greeting people. Nothing stops Victor!! After his hernia surgery in February, 2019, Victor was seen walking the halls that same day!! Victor remembers having an aneurysm rupture in 1974 which caused him to be paralyzed on one side and he is... Read More

Special Events

April 5, 2019 — Easter is April 21st! We will be hosting our Easter Egg Hunt on campus for all our residents and families on Thursday, April 18th at 3pm. If you would like to donate eggs or volunteer to fill eggs, please contact our activities department. Feel free to come decorate your resident’s room and door with bunnies... Read More

Mardi Gras Cook-Off

April 5, 2019 — We want to thank everyone that attended, cooked, and judged our Mardi Gras Cook-Off!! It was a huge success!!! Thank you to the following for cooking and competing: Sacred Care Home Health & Saint Christina’s EMS Legacy Campus Assisted & Independent Living Texas Home Health Senior Care-MRMC Legacy Campus Dietary Department Edward Jones Investments Advance... Read More

Happy Birthday!

April 5, 2019 — Staff Lana Edwards Kayla Wagenhauser Natalie Morgan Theresa Libby Mike Perez Sharon Soofi Residents Lorece B. Adan L. Bobbie T. Robert O. Norma M. Angela B. Ray C. Sara C. Glen M. Daniel P. Emma P.