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The Cottages at Good Shephard

The Cottages at Good Shephard

Good Shepherd will celebrate the grand opening of our newest housing option, The Cottages at Good Shepherd, at 2901 Aldersgate Road in Little Rock on Friday, Oct. 19. Festivities will begin with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 4 p.m., followed by a reception until 6 p.m....

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October 2014 Update

October 2014 Update

Breast Cancer Awareness October 4th is this years’ Arkansas Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, that is a Saturday, Downtown Little Rock. For more information click here and look for ‘Watch Komen TV’ – this is an award-winning, quarterly broadcast about the work we do...

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WII Bowling: More than Just a Game

WII Bowling: More than Just a Game

A growing number of seniors are playing video games, according to hubpages.com. This increased interest in video games is a positive trend because they have real social, health, and brain benefits. Video games improves mental health by providing cognitive stimulation...

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The Power of Flowers

The Power of Flowers

You've probably heard the old saying “Stop and smell the roses.” Researchers confirm that taken literally, it’s good advice. The scent of fresh flowers or floral scents in general can boost your mood, lower stress and even encourage friendliness. If you don’t favor...

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Brain Boost for Book Lovers

Brain Boost for Book Lovers

People often say the book is better than the movie. Scientists who study brain function agree. Research shows processing information by reading it gives you more of a mental workout than simply watching it unfold on a screen. Reading activates your imagination and...

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Be Creative!

Be Creative!

Good Shepherd has many talented individuals living in our midst, including some talented painters. Painting is a good activity for seniors. Aside from the pleasure it brings, painting has many physical, mental, spiritual, and social benefits as well. Art makes us more...

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Keep On Moving

Keep On Moving

What do a retired Social Worker and retired Professor have in common? Friendship and a desire to stay healthy by walking. Chester Cornell and Arland Lyons have known one another through their church for many years; they even traveled to Juarez, Mexico on the same...

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Good Shepherd Memorial Garden

Good Shepherd Memorial Garden

There is a profusion of flowers and plant life each spring that beckons residents to visit the Cove Memorial Garden. This is due to the over-the-years efforts of several residents who have taken a special interest in gardening. It’s an ongoing project whose...

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Having Fun and Staying Active in Senior Living

Having Fun and Staying Active in Senior Living

Everyone knows that staying active leads to many health benefits and quality of life as we age. But, not everyone enjoys exercising. The secret to sticking with exercise are making sure it is something you enjoy and having friends to do it with. Beanbag Baseball is...

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