The Alton SuperStars Remain Undefeated After 14th Game and Kare 11 Captured the Fun.

The Alton SuperStars took on the StuartCo Corporate Office in balloon volleyball and landed their 14th consecutive win and story coverage on Kare11 News! They remain undefeated with hopes of attracting more challenging opponents. Volleyball is just one of the many activities residents at The Alton participate in. Our award-winning activities team is passionate about … More The Alton SuperStars Remain Undefeated After 14th Game and Kare 11 Captured the Fun.

StuartCo Welcomes Back Kim Webster to Our Shepard Park Senior Campus!

We’re Pleased to Welcome Back Kim Webster as Regional Executive Director of Senior Living Services! Kim has been in the field of aging services for 34 years, holding various roles within senior housing, home healthcare and hospice, nursing homes, dining services and hospitals providing leadership, on site management, marketing and sales and customer service.   Kim also … More StuartCo Welcomes Back Kim Webster to Our Shepard Park Senior Campus!

From Our Experts: How to Stay Hydrated This Summer

As summer time approaches it is especially important to focus on staying well hydrated. It is difficult for older adults to drink enough fluids due to decreased thirst sensation, fear of incontinence and difficulty regulating body temperature when hot. Water is an essential nutrient, just as protein, carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals are to a person’s … More From Our Experts: How to Stay Hydrated This Summer

Caregiving For A Person Who Doesn’t Think They Need Help

Mr. and Mrs. Johnson have been married for 55 years, and are proud to live in their beautiful home in the suburbs.  In this home they raised their two loving children, Johnny and Julie. They are in their late 80’s, and Mr. Johnson has been experiencing some physical decline, and falls often. Mrs. Johnson has … More Caregiving For A Person Who Doesn’t Think They Need Help

Coaching the Caregiver: A 3 part series on challenges of caregiving

Part 1: It’s a Marathon, Not a Sprint: Setting Boundaries in Caregiving Caregiving for a family member, friend, or neighbor can be rewarding, but with it comes a wide range of emotions. On any given day, a caregiver may feel joy, hope, love, anger, fear, frustration, or resentment; the list goes on. What is important is … More Coaching the Caregiver: A 3 part series on challenges of caregiving

A Note About An Exceptional LPN, Shepard Park Home Care

The following comments were made about Kay as part of her annual review process. These comments demonstrate why she is worthy of being Employee of the Month! – I have been a nurse since 1979 and Kay is one of the best LPNs I have ever worked with! – Kay is very smart and has so much experience … More A Note About An Exceptional LPN, Shepard Park Home Care