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.

Getting to the Heart of the Matter on Health

— Here’s some news you can take to heart: Experts say more than 70 million Americans currently live with a cardiovascular disease. Fortunately, there are practical steps you can take to reduce the health threat posed by heart disease. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, much of the burden of heart disease and... Read More

Resident of the Month: Horst B.

— Horst was born in Germany on April 23,1950 to Elizabeth and Adolf Baier. His family moved from Germany to Oskaloosa, Iowa in the early 50’s. His dad was a farmer. He had two brothers, Heinz and Robert. Horst has been married twice. His first marriage ended in divorce and his second wife passed away in... Read More

Success Story

— Doris N., was admitted to Norwalk Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on 12/6/2018 Doris came to Norwalk Nursing and Rehab from home after a fall. She made quick progress with therapy and was willing to work with the therapy team every day to reach her goal of getting home by the end of the year. Doris... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

— When I think of all the February Holidays, or February in general, I think of Valentine’s Day, a day set aside, where you can express your LOVE to your spouse, or your significant other, your family members and kids, and even your friends with a card, gift, or flowers. At Norwalk Nursing and Rehab, we... Read More

Special Events

— Valentine Day Celebration will be held on the 14th with a crowning of King and Queen Chef Select meal will be held at 5:30pm on February 26th National Chili day is February 28th