Candy Canes Are Festive and Fun!

— Candy canes are everyone’s favorite holiday treat. Their versatility makes them perfect for all kinds of decorative uses! Candy canes can be crushed or used whole in holiday arts and crafts projects. You can find candy canes sprinkled inside of cookies and other delicious Christmas recipes. Candy canes make great ornaments. You can buy real... Read More

Therapy Success Story

— Patricia Garber was admitted to Norwalk Nursing and Rehab on October 14th after having recurring falls in her home. Patricia worked hard in PT, OT, and ST and got back to her prior level of independence within a week and half and was able to return home with home health services. Great Job, Patricia! It... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

— I absolutely love the holiday season for many reasons. One of them being everyone is in a good and giving mood… for the most part! You see more people volunteering and helping each other out when in need, more now than any time of the year. I also love the lights, food and traditions that... Read More

Resident of the Month: Lois S.

— Lois was born February 6, 1925 in Glasco, Iowa to Alvin and Marvin Kinney. She has five brothers Darrel, Alvin Jr., Wayne, Wendell and Larry. She has one sister, Erma. She met her husband, Dennis, in Mount Pleasant, Iowa. He was a crane operator. They have three children Patricia, Michael and Dennis. Before retirement, she... Read More

Giving Thanks for Being a Caregiver

— Balancing work, home and private life with the demands of being a caregiver can be frustrating. Just when you may find a good balance, the demands of your elderly parent might change and you are again pulled back into that stressful situation. How can you offset the worry, the anxiety, the anger and the resentment?... Read More

Therapy Success Story

— Ronald Lasher, was admitted to Norwalk Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on 8/30/2019. A customized rehabilitation program was implemented to address functional deficits related to the diagnosis of Fracture: Hip. Ronald completed PT, OT, and ST during his stay at Norwalk Nursing and Rehab. Ronald worked very hard in therapy and was able to return home,... Read More

Maisy and Memphis’s Memo

— October was Adopt-a-dog Month and both Maisy and Memphis are very lucky to have been adopted! Norwalk Nursing and Rehab are very fortunate to have two very loyal and loving dogs as part of the family. Not only does Maisy and Memphis love our staff and resident’s – they also love greeting visitors! Please stop... Read More

Resident of the Month: Darrel S.

— Darrel was born March 25, 1936 to Harley and Margret. He has four children: Debbie, Darrel Jr., Ricky and Mary. He also has a special niece, Desirae, and her husband Tracy. Also a special nephew named Will. He is divorced from Gloria. Before retirement, Darrel was a truck driver for 41 years. He drove all... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

— Hey Y’all! Wow, what a month it has been! October was my 2 year mark here at Norwalk and boy oh boy have these last couple of years flown by! I have loved every minute watching this building continue to change and grow day by day. I try to recognize the staff here as much... Read More