Easter Celebration at Hazard HRC

Hazard Health and Rehabilitation residents were delighted to host the annual Easter Egg Hunt on Friday. Children from around the community came to find the eggs that the residents had hidden for them and enjoy the treats inside them. All of the residents lit up with a magnificent level of joy seeing the faces of…

Hazard HRC cheers on the C-A-T-S!

Hazard Health and Rehab is donning Kentucky blue as they prepare to watch the Wildcats take on Kansas State in the Sweet 16 on Thursday night. Equipped with pom poms and the facility decorated with blue and white balloons, the crew joined residents in eating game day snacks to cheer on their Wildcats. Kentucky is…

Happy St. Patrick’s Day from Hazard HRC

Green was everywhere at Hazard Health and Rehabilitation as they made sure to cover themselves in green in honor of St. Patrick’s Day (and to avoid being pinched-ouch!). Residents and staff wore shamrock covered bucket hats, shamrock shaped glasses and green beaded necklaces. Some even put shamrocks in their pockets as a last resort. And…

Hazard HRC ‘Steaks’ A Trip to Ponderosa

For the residents at the Hazard Health and Rehabilitation Center, they wanted to savor the finer things so unsurprisingly, they sought out the Ponderosa Steakhouse for a great meal with each other. The restaurant is known among locals for its great service and reliability to deliver a meal to the customer’s satisfaction. Throughout the afternoon,…

On the road (to fun) again

There isn’t a moment where the staff and residents at Hazard Health and Rehab aren’t setting off for an adventure or engaging in some sort of fun activity to get the juices flowing. Life is what you make it and that’s why there’s nothing the people at Hazard HRC aren’t up for. Within a one-week…

Pizza Of My Heart

Dean Martin once crooned, “When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, that’s “amore.”  Well, at Hazard Health and Rehab, the residents channeled the feelings of love and the hands of an Italian chef in a pizzeria as they made their own personal pizzas to enjoy for crafts and Bingo during a…

Santa Claus Comes to Hazard HRC

He’s making a list and checking it twice; he’s going to find out who’s naughty and nice at Hazard Health and Rehab. Luckily, all of the children at the facility were on the nice list. Families of staff and residents brought their children to meet Ol’ Saint Nick and tell him what they hope he…

Ugly Sweater 5K Run and Mile Walk

The folks at Hazard Health and Rehab weren’t elves running to the North Pole but they did don the most hideous sweaters for their ‘Ugly Sweater 5K Run and Mile Walk’  to raise funds for the residents’ Skinny Dippers Fitness Program. According to the CDC, 30 percent of adults aged 65 or older report no…

Hazard HRC’s Thanksgiving dinner

There were dinner plates overflowing with savory turkey, honey-baked ham, dressing, sweet potato casserole and dinner rolls as staff and residents lined up to eat their annual Thanksgiving Dinner at the Hazard HRC facility. With friends and families by their side, staff and residents ate the meal that Lucille Bishop cooked and gave thanks and…