If you’ve ever practiced an act of kindness, a spur-of-the-moment generous gesture, then you know the good feeling it can give a person, including yourself. And that feeling can last a long time. Studies on kindness prove what we already know inside—continually performing and witnessing acts of kindness boosts our level of happiness. Being kind […]
Here are some great Kudos Board updates this month! Grandridge Kudos Board We had to clear the kudos board again to make room for more love! Kennewick Memory Care Kudos Board The families of our residents wrote our staff the sweetest words of gratitude for the care we’ve provided to their loved ones. Issaquah Memory […]
Fun Committees from across Washington and Oregon shared some unique and entertaining updates this month: Grandridge’s Fun Committee has kept hearts and bellies full with lots of yummy snacks in the break room! Staff loved the soup, popcorn, jerky, granola bars, oatmeal, and various sweet treats. Kennewick Memory Care’s Fun Committee had fun with Employee […]
December was full to the brim with fun last month! Issaquah Memory Care shared, “We laughed, we cried, we laughed some more. Congratulations to all the winners from our annual staff ‘Holiday Marty,’ (defined as a combination of a whole lotta party and just a little bit of meeting, most commonly held during the holiday […]
So many communities shared photos and words of appreciation. Here are some highlights: Cooper Point We want to express a huge thank you to all our staff and team members for all that they do. We especially want to express a big thank you to our Dining Aide, Karida. Karida joined Fieldstone two months ago […]
Most of us were raised with a core value of thankfulness. Growing up, our parents or elders probably told us something along the lines of, “Be grateful for what you’ve got.” During November, we all usually take a few minutes, whether around the dinner table or just during this season, to reflect on the good […]
Here at Fieldstone we do important work that directly impacts the well-being and quality of life of others. And we believe that the small things matter just as much as the big things; it takes every single one of us—every task and gesture—to make a joyful and vibrant community. So, if you’ve ever felt someone […]
Every organization talks about teamwork, because no one person can do it all. But what do we really mean when we talk about teamwork? Great teamwork is a set of behaviors that guides each person toward a common goal. Think of a person you consider a real team player. What do you see in them? […]