Concordia News for Seniors
Looking for Oklahoma City senior news? Here’s the place to find comprehensive information about Concordia Life Care Community news, happenings and events. Concordia supports a range of that encourage a sense of community as well as an independent lifestyle. You can find year-round offerings in regards to senior health and wellness, group activities, spiritual growth, cooking classes and even virtual entertainment like Wii Family Feud and Xbox Play. It’s all happening at Concordia – give us a call to learn more!
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Originally posted in the Oklahoman. When John and Barbara Erickson got married 70 years ago, they knew it was forever. Together ever since their wedding day, a dementia diagnosis was not going to change it. “I realized I could no longer take care of my husband,” Barbara recalled. “I am quite healthy, but he needed … Continue reading Facing Dementia Together: Caring for A Lifetime of Memories
Originally featured in NewsOK. Residents of Concordia Life Care Community recently celebrated their graduation from Cyber Seniors at Francis Tuttle Technology Center. The graduation ceremony included remarks from Concordia Executive Director Danny Eischen and Francis Tuttle Superintendent Tom Friedemann. The eight-week program pairs Francis Tuttle IT students with residents from the retirement community who are … Continue reading 2017 Cyber Seniors Class Graduates Recognized
Originally posted in The Oklahoman. When Virginia Olds decided to move into a continuing care senior community she approached it with the same scientific approach she had deployed in her career as a social worker in the healthcare system. Research, research, lots of questions and more research. Once she decided to make the move to Concordia … Continue reading How family dynamics play a role into making senior living decisions
Originally featured in NewsOK. Olinda Berry might not be able to bust a move on the dance floor like she used to, but that didn’t keep her from celebrating with friends and neighbors recently. Berry, 98, was one of the first residents to move into Oklahoma City’s Concordia Life Care Community after it opened in … Continue reading Senior Living Residents Gussy Up, Celebrate at Gala
This article was originally posted in The Edmund Sun. Concordia Life Care Community is partnering with St. Mark Lutheran Church to provide a free wellness clinic from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 7 at St. Mark Lutheran Church in Edmond. The wellness clinic is for adults ages 40 and older and is … Continue reading St. Mark Lutheran Church Offering Free Wellness Clinic
Originally posted in the Oklahoman. Connecting with the broader community is something Concordia Life Care resident Ramona Duff enjoys. She even found a unique way to support her community, country and family. Ten years ago, after her granddaughter began serving in the U.S. Air Force, Duff decided she, too, should serve her country. So, for … Continue reading Concordia Life Care Community Celebrates 10 Years of Helping Others
This issue of the quarterly newsletter of LCMS Recognized Service Organizations features Concordia Life Care Community in Oklahoma City, OK. This organization serves the senior citizens who reside in its retirement community, while also providing outreach programs and ministries for those across Oklahoma City. Click here to read more.
This story was originally posted in the Oklahoman. Concordia Life Care Community hosted a presentation of local artist Sunni Mercer’s exhibit, “Lament.” The exhibit featured the artist’s sculptures and poetry, which represented her personal journey toward redemption. The event was an opportunity for residents to listen to Mercer talk about her creations and converse with … Continue reading Artist Visits Retirement Community & Shares Work