Maisy’s Memo

— We are excited to add a new article to our newsletter: the launch of Maisy’s Memo!! Anyone that has visited Norwalk Nursing and Rehab has been greeted by the facility therapy dog Maisy. Coming to terms with your own illness or that of a loved one is undoubtedly one of the most difficult things a... Read More

Resident of the Month: Wendell P.

— Our Resident of the Month is Wendell P. (also goes by Archie) Wendell was born in rural Knox County, Illinois on March 19, 1925 to John and Anna Plym. He had 5 brothers and 4 sisters: Wilson, Donald, Leroy, Wayne, Dale, Lorain, Bernice, Mary Ann and May. Wendell met his wife, Betty, in Woodhall, Illinois... Read More

Success Story

— Alice was admitted to Norwalk Nursing and Rehab after being hospitalized for pneumonia. Alice worked hard with physical therapy and occupational therapy, met all of her goals, and was able to return home with family in just 9 short days. Way to go, Alice! It was a pleasure serving your patient's rehabilitation needs. If you... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

— Hey guys! It is spring time FINALLY here in Norwalk! We are so excited to be able to get to go outdoors again and utilize our backyard area. If you have not been out there, you have to check it out. We have a playground for the grandkids, a grill out area, a pergola, a... Read More

Happy Birthday!

— Residents Maxine D. John M. Horst B. Julie B. Staff Codee G. Tracie P. Lori P. Bob C. Sarah L. Michele C. Amanda J. Nicole S.

Resident of the Month: Warren H.

— Warren was born November 11, 1938 to Harold and Nadine H.. He was born at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines. He has two older sisters and one younger brother. His wife’s name is Sheila and they met in grade school. Before retirement, Warren worked for the Des Moines Fire Department for 29 years. When he... Read More

Keeping Your Mind Healthy

— Mental activity can keep your mind sharp. Review the following tips to help challenge your brain for continual growth: Learn to play a musical instrument Play scrabble or do crossword puzzles Interact with others Switch careers or start a new one Start a new hobby with crafts, painting, or woodworking Learn a foreign language Volunteer... Read More

Special Events

— March 17th St. Patrick’s Day Party March 19th thru April 2nd is the NCAA Basketball Bracket March 22nd Spring Break and the kick off for the season of facility cookouts!

Letter from the Administrator

— Hey Y’all! Did you know that March is optimism month? I know that we are all optimistic about spring coming sooner than later! Remember that day light saving time begins on the second Sunday in March. Therefore, move those clocks ahead an hour before you go to bed so you won’t be late! If you’re... Read More

Happy Birthday!

— Residents Maxine D. Edward “John” M. Horst B. Julie B. Staff Ralph Z. Kennedy N. Miranda W. Carrie C. Kymberly G. Ashley B.