might be hard to imagine boredom when one lives in a house with hundreds of
people. It can happen, but not at Glenwood HealthCare and Rehab!
Our activity department is just that - ACTIVE! Staff is on duty
days a week, more than 12 hours a day. Activities like arts and
crafts, daily exercise classes, holiday and special theme
celebrations take place, as well as trips in
our specially equipped van. Residents go out regularly to
movies, shopping, special meals at local restaurants, baseball
games, fishing trips, museums, zoos, and picnics in a beautiful forest preserve just a few blocks away.
Very special birthdays or family gatherings can be celebrated in our
Private Recreation Room, which can reserved in advance.
Beauticians provide hair care
and manicures for times
when folks are getting ready to "do the town" or just
want the good feeling that comes with a "new look". Our
volunteers and staff often accompany residents to special events.
That is the feeling of "family" that makes
Glenwood so special.
are served in
our large, comfortable dining room. We present meals
that will "tickle the taste buds" as well as please the
eye of our guests. And, of course, our meals are nutritious! Since
we know that tastes and appetites change, we always offer
substitutions and seconds. Each month, our resident council meets
and solicits comments from residents. We want to know our guests'
Starting bright and early, our coffee
and tea cart makes its way around our dining room.
In addition to our regular meals, special snacks, ice cream
socials, and pizza parties spice up life at Glenwood. Staff serves
holiday meals and barbecues on our adjoining outdoor patio from all