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Quilt at Life Care of Port St. Lucie raises funds for Alzheimer’s

Ruth Sprague, activity assistant and receptionist, with her memory quilt

Life Care Center of Port St. Lucie, Florida, gets very involved with fundraising for the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s, and 2018 was no exception.

In September, the facility sold chances to win a special memory quilt, handmade by Ruth Sprague, activity assistant and receptionist. Sprague made the purple quilt in honor of her mother, who passed away from Alzheimer’s disease...

Life Care Center of Port St. Lucie associate wins President’s Award

Alexander Torres, director of nutritional services

On Aug. 27, 2018, Life Care Centers of America honored Alexander Torres, director of nutritional services at Life Care Center of Port St. Lucie, with one of two President’s Awards for the Southeast Division.

The President’s Award, given during Life Care’s annual management meeting at its headquarters in Cleveland, Tennessee, recognizes distinguished service in a long-term health care management role...

Life Care of Port St. Lucie honors loved ones with memorial ceremony

Chaplain Jim Dodds with the Christmas tree

On Dec. 18, 2017, Life Care Center of Port St. Lucie, Florida, offered a special remembrance ceremony.

The Tree of Life ceremony was open to family members of residents who had passed away, as well as associates who had lost loved ones. Each family received a Christmas ornament to write their loved one’s name on...

Legally blind resident at Life Care Center of Port St. Lucie paints

Jessica Marro

Life Care Center of Port St. Lucie, Florida, resident Jessica Marro loves participating in activities.

Marro pretty much goes to all the ones she can, and although she is legally blind and can only see faint outlines of shapes, she doesn’t let that stop her from being involved.

Life Care Center of Port St. Lucie hosts Festival of Trees 2015

The Alzheimer’s Association tree (front) with the Miami Dolphins tree from Recovery Home Health behind

From Nov. 27 – Dec. 18, 2015, Life Care Center of Port St. Lucie, Florida, hosted its Third Annual Christmas Tree Festival to support the Alzheimer’s Association.

Local home health agencies and other friends of the facility donated 25 beautifully decorated trees for a silent auction. Many people visited the center to check out the trees and bid on their favorites.