Tabitha: Your Answer for Senior Care

Nonprofit Tabitha is Nebraska’s industry-leading and quality award-winning Senior Care expert. Serving friends and neighbors for over 135 years and encompassing 27 Nebraska counties, Tabitha offers results-driven rehabilitation, accessible at-home health care, innovative living communities and compassionate hospice services.

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Tabitha is grateful for the time, talent and treasure given by our generous donors and volunteers. Your gifts help us continue to deliver exceptional care to Seniors.

  • “When it’s your parents, it’s a completely different experience. They cared for us about as much as they did for my husband’s parents, like an extended family member.”

    Debbie
    Daughter-in-law of Tabitha client

  • “I never thought I’d find ‘home’ again once I needed 24/7 skilled nursing care. But it happened for me at Tabitha’s Martha House. I don’t know what I’d do without my friends and caregivers here. They’ve made it so that I’d never want to live anywhere else

    Mabel
    Tabitha Residence client

  • "At Tabitha, love matters. It’s all that matters."

    Christie Hinrichs
    Tabitha President and CEO

  • “After experiencing the love and compassion my dad received from Tabitha at the end of his life, giving back was a no-brainer. It’s the least I can do for someone else’s family knowing that Tabitha took such great care of mine.”

    Eric
    Son of Tabitha Hospice client

  • “Leaving my home of 40 years, at first I wasn’t sure about the move. But almost immediately, it became my home here … like a second family.”

    Art
    Tabitha assisted living resident

  • “It’s just like home—plus a lot of other perks I never had at home! I’m still close to my family and friends, but now I have all the help I need, whenever I need it."

    Mike
    Tabitha in Crete—The Gardens Assisted Living resident

  • "I didn’t know if I’d ever be able to get back my life as I knew it, but Tabitha made it possible.”

    Louise
    Tabitha Rehabilitation client

  • “I never would have imagined the end of life could be so beautiful, peaceful and fulfilling. I thank the Journey House staff that my dad was able to live out his final days surrounded by the love of a family, including his Tabitha family.”

    Marcia
    Daughter of Journey House resident 

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News Feed

Tabitha welcomes Melissa Murphy as community outreach and engagement coordinator, providing resources to help meet the needs of seniors and families in Kearney and surrounding areas. Learn more.

March for Meals is a month-long celebration of Tabitha’s longstanding Meals on Wheels program. This year, donations will be doubled thanks to a dollar-for-dollar match up to $50,000. Learn more.

Nonprofit Tabitha has promoted Susie Egr to Vice President, Business Development, to oversee business growth, development goals, community partnerships and market expansion opportunities for all Tabitha service lines. Learn more.

Nonprofit Tabitha has promoted Karen Cheesman, CBSW, to administrator of Tabitha Hospice. to provide oversight of all nursing and administrative staff throughout Tabitha’s 27-county service area. Learn more.

To have a good partnership with your doctor, it is important to talk about uncomfortable subjects, like recent falls, memory loss or prolonged grieving. Read more.

Tabitha made the top 5 in 7 categories for Lincoln's Choice Awards. Please vote daily through Sunday, Feb. 28 for: Home Health Care, Senior Care, Physical Therapy, Work Environment, Nonprofit, Senior Living Community and more.

Tabitha, Nebraska’s industry-leading Senior Care provider, offers a variety of support groups. Learn more.

Please vote Tabitha through Feb. 14, 2021, for Best of Otoe County in the hospice and home health category and more.

Taking care of your heart is a great step towards the best possible aging journey. By making the following healthy nutrition, exercise and lifestyle choices, people of all ages can reduce their risk for heart disease.

A group of speech-language pathologists, physical therapists and occupational therapists recently furthered their skills to serve clients with Parkinson’s disease and similar conditions. Learn more.

Tabitha offers online and in-person community support groups.

Our brains are the control center of our body, requiring about 20 percent of our daily caloric consumption to function. The foods we eat play a large role in the structure and health of our brains. Consider increasing or adding the following foods in your diet.

Giving back and spreading the love this holiday season is sure to make your friends, family and loved ones smile.

Lincoln Quilters Guild donated 560 placemats to Tabitha Meals on Wheels clients. In addition, the Lincoln Covid Sewists made and donated 500 cloth face masks to be gifted with the placemats.

Anticipatory grief is a hard journey, and holidays make it even harder. Here are some tips to help cope.