Activities resource positively impacts nursing home residentsAugust 12, 2021
Studies have shown that recreational activities at nursing homes have a positive effect on residents’ quality of life. Having a choice of activities gives residents a sense of independence, and participating in activities that interest them helps reduce feelings of isolation and depression.
CNA apprenticeships offer career pathways for nursing home workersMay 26, 2021
Apprentices get paid as nursing aides while they pursue training to become certified nursing assistants.
Persevering despite the pandemicApril 27, 2021
Starting as a new nursing assistant in the middle of a pandemic proved to be tough. A former kitchen aide, Martha's first day as a CNA was so overwhelming she almost walked away. But she persevered. Now she’s setting her eyes on advancing her career further in the medical field.