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Warning Signs of Heart Failure

Posted on: Oct 01, 2018

By themselves, any one sign of heart failure may not be cause for alarm....

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The Christian Village Celebrates Flag Day

Posted on: Jun 22, 2018

On Thursday, June 14th, The Christian Village hosted a Flag Day...

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We Sleep Less As We Age

Posted on: Jun 21, 2018

It’s a known fact that as we age, we sleep less. But the reasoning behind...

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Aging in Place May Not Be Right for You

Posted on: Jan 04, 2018

It sounds so warm and fuzzy that most people entering their retirement...

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Age at Home or Move to a Senior Living Community

Posted on: Jan 08, 2018

The choice of where you live affects your wellness and longevity. It’s...

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What Seniors Really Want

Posted on: Jun 27, 2017

The 84-year-old man who had suffered a mini-stroke was insistent as he...

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What Your Aging Parents Really Want from You

Posted on: Nov 06, 2017

An article in The Atlantic highlights a perspective we don’t always take...

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How Do I Qualify for Medicaid-Funded Nursing Home Care?

Posted on: Dec 06, 2017

Medicare is a federal program that provides healthcare services for all...

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You are not alone

Posted on: Oct 24, 2017

Kim Campbell opens up about Alzheimer’s disease, offering help and hope to...

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Our Name Has Changed to Shawnee Christian Village

Posted on: Sep 14, 2017

Shawnee Christian Nursing Center has changed its name to Shawnee...

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Senior Exercise

Posted on: Aug 02, 2017

George Burns (who lived to be 100) used to say, "If I knew I was going to...

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Talking to a Loved One about Home Care

Posted on: May 02, 2017

Talking to a Loved One – The Discussion of Considering Home Care One of...

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Hope on the Horizon

Posted on: Apr 28, 2017

Christian Horizons (CH) is extending its mission internationally by...

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To be a genius, think like a 94 year old

Posted on: Apr 26, 2017

As described in the New York Times by Pagan Kennedy. We tend to assume that...

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Don't Worry. Be Happy.

Posted on: Apr 26, 2017

People are just about as happy as they decide to be.  We determine how...

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We sleep less as we age, because our brains don't think we're tired

Posted on: Apr 14, 2017

It’s a known fact that as we age, we sleep less. But the reasoning behind...

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Hickory Point Christian Village Voted "Best Retirement Community"

Posted on: Apr 14, 2017

Hickory Point Christian village won first place in two categories in the...

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Spring River Voted "Best Assisted Living Community"

Posted on: Mar 08, 2017

In an annual contest that has been running for 18 years, Joplin Globe...

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CareLink of Metro East receives 2017 Best of Home Care® - Provider and Employer of Choice Awards

Posted on: Feb 06, 2017

Belleville – CareLink of Metro East (formerly known as Barber Voss)...

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Easing loneliness among seniors can help them stay healthy

Posted on: Jan 24, 2017

Across the nation, geriatricians and other health and social service...

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Most older Americans plan on living in their current homes. Is it wise?

Posted on: Dec 20, 2016

As you age and move into the golden years, having a comfortable and safe...

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Working or volunteering can be good for your health.

Posted on: Dec 20, 2016

Staying in work, volunteering, or joining a community group can help ensure...

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We’ve changed our name. Learn why.

Posted on: Dec 20, 2016

We’ve changed our name from “Christian Homes” to “Christian Horizons.” Why?...

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