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September 26, 2022/News/Immanuel Lutheran Communities

Fitness & Mental Health — with Todd Rausch, Fitness Coordinator

Fitness Coordinator Todd Rausch talks about the correlation between mental health and physical exercise. Todd oversees the fitness department at Immanuel Lutheran Communities and helps residents remain active and healthy through group exercise, one-on-one training, coaching and more. Listen to the full episode to hear about about you can improve your mental health one step...

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September 26, 2022/Blog/Asa Shatkin

Welcoming Michael Weideman, LPN, Administrator in Training

Welcome Michael! Michael has overseen Assisted Living services at Buffalo Hill Terrace as the Assisted Living Director since 2016, and in 2022 began pursuing his Nursing Home Administrator’s license to take on the role of Administrator at the Immanuel Skilled Care Center.

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August 26, 2022/News/Immanuel Lutheran Communities

Immanuel Lutheran Communities Receives Funding to Open an Early Learning Center to Serve 70+ Children

(Kalispell, MT) – Immanuel Lutheran Communities has been awarded a grant through the Child Care Innovation and Infrastructure Grant under the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) administered by the state totaling nearly $900,000. These funds will support a childcare initiative by Immanuel to support staffing challenges presented by the lack of childcare availability in the...

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August 8, 2022/News/Immanuel Lutheran Communities

Montana Healthcare Association Addresses the Need to Close the Funding Gap for Nursing Home Care

“Who will take care of us?” It is a question I was recently told an elderly gentleman asked when informed that the nursing home where his wife receives care is closing. It made me sad to think that this man has been put in a position to have to ask that question. If anyone had...

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August 8, 2022/News/Immanuel Lutheran Communities

Hiring Crisis Deserves Attention

When older Americans need quality care and services that empower them to remain independent, safe, and healthy, too many are being faced with unnecessary challenges. As a care provider for older adults at Immanuel Lutheran Communities in Kalispell, I continually witness the longstanding and severe workforce shortages that are facing aging services every day. These...

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August 3, 2022/News/Immanuel Lutheran Communities

Immanuel Lutheran Communities Voted Best Assisted Living in 2022 Best of Flathead

Thank you to all who voted for Immanuel Lutheran Communities’ Assisted Living at Buffalo Hill Terrace; Northwest Montana’s only Life Plan Community. Immanuel Lutheran Communities won first place for Best Assisted Living. Check it out on page X52 in The Daily Interlake’s special Best of Flathead 2022 edition.

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July 31, 2022/News/Immanuel Lutheran Communities

Immanuel Receives Rural Aging Action Grant

Immanuel Lutheran Communities was awarded a three-year grant from Lutheran Services in America to address the increasing number of underserved and isolated older adults in rural communities across Flathead County experiencing social isolation and difficulty accessing services and supports to successfully age at home. “Immanuel Lutheran Communities is honored to have been selected as the...

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July 19, 2022/Event

Mystery Author Panel Discussion Featuring: Leslie Budewitz, Debbie Burke & Mark Leichlite

Join local mystery writers Leslie Budewitz, Debbie Burke, and Mark Leichlite for a panel discussion to explore their latest novels. This event celebrates the book launch of “Peppermint Barked” releasing on this date. The panel discussion will be held in the Buffalo Hill Terrace Auditorium on Tuesday, July 19th at 2:00pm.

June 28, 2022/News/Immanuel Lutheran Communities

Immanuel Lutheran Communities Awarded Rural Aging Grant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 27, 2022 WASHINGTON DC— Immanuel Lutheran Communities was awarded a three-year grant from Lutheran Services in America to address the increasing number of underserved and isolated older adults in rural communities across Flathead County experiencing social isolation and difficulty accessing services and supports to successfully age at home.  “Immanuel Lutheran Communities is...

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July 18, 2022/Event

Dementia Education Workshop

The Dementia Caregiver Support Group is hosting a guest speaker on Monday, July 18, 2022 from 3pm-4:30pm in the Buffalo Hill Terrace Auditorium, 40 Claremont St., Kalispell, MT 59901 or via Zoom.

Diana Waugh, RN, BSN, CDP, will join us via Zoom and share simple, practical tools to improve communication with those who suffer from cognitive loss. Diana is a national speaker, consultant, and researcher.

For information and the Zoom link: please call 406-300-4942 or email info@ilcorp.org.

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