How To Stop Aging On The Outside

— While there’s no single secret to holding off the effects of aging, there are plenty of things that can be done to help. Here are some suggestions. Antioxidants are absolutely one of your best weapons against aging! Eat plenty of antioxidants as you age, such as dark vegetables and fruits like carrots, squash and spinach... Read More

A Look At Flossing

— Along with brushing your teeth, you should also be flossing on a daily basis. Flossing will remove plaque and debris in areas that your toothbrush isn’t able to reach. A buildup of plaque can lead to gum disease or tooth decay, which is why flossing is very important. If you floss immediately after brushing, you’ll... Read More

Hard Work Pays Off

— Rudy V. worked hard with Restorative Nursing and Physical Therapy to gain to strength and balance so he would be a candidate for a new leg prosthesis. He reached every goal he set. The first time he tried his leg on, not only did he stand independently, but he walked!! Rudy’s huge grin tells how... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

— Maravilla Care Center will be participating on a Walk to end Alzheimer’s on November, 3rd 2018. Location for the vent is at Wesley Bolin Plaza. 2018 Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Phoenix, AZ. We encourage all to participate and support this event.

Photo Highlights

— Awesome Day for a petting zoo with our neighbors and day care children. Everyone had a blast! Vanessa & Angie during casino outing with our neighbors. It was a great day! We didn’t come back with more money in our pockets, but we did come back with smiles and memories to cherish.

Letter from the Administrator

— Please welcome Peta-Gaye Swaby MSW to our Social Service department. She will be an addition to the Behavioral Health Team and we are excited to enhance the quality of our BH program. This would allow Mr. Shamblin to start transitioning to admissions department.

October 14th is National Dessert Day!

— A “dessert” is a meal course that usually comes after dinner. Most often dessert foods are of sweet food but can also be of a strongly flavored food, such as cheese cake. The world dessert comes from the Old French word “desservir”, which means ‘to clear the table’;. Often times in the English language dessert... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

— Happy Birthday! Neighbors Kenneth H. 10/02 Francesca S. 10/03 Rhonda C. 10/07 Patricia M. 10/07 Octaviano C. 10/08 Kathleen K. 10/09 Kenneth L. 10/11 Shirleyann G. 10/14 Claudia C. 10/15 William C. 10/16 Vern W. 10/18 Tony S. 10/20 Ernest B. 10/24 Marion K. 10/25 Ronald K. 10/25 Mary W. 10/25 Robert F. 10/26 Welcome... Read More

Special Events

— Tie-Dye Pumpkins 10/03 Talk Show 10/08 Frankenstein Party! 10/17 Fall Festival 10/24 Halloween 10/31

Ice Cream Fun Facts

— Today’s average American consumes 23.2 quarts of ice cream per year, with the first ice cream parlor in America opening in 1776 in New York City. So, which countries like ice cream the most? The United States, New Zealand, Denmark, and Australia top the list. The favorite flavor is the classic vanilla. Then comes chocolate,... Read More