The Answer

The Answer Newsletter | Spring 2021

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NOTE: Some photos taken prior to COVID-19 precautions


A Word From Christie

Friends of Tabitha,

It has been quite the sobering year since our world was hit with the Coronavirus (COVID-19). We quickly learned what is most important to us and had to adjust to living life through this pandemic, determining the best path forward without knowing where that path might lead. 

While Tabitha’s focus has been on the health and safety of one another, this virus comes with major costs to us all, psychologically, emotionally and physically, but also financially.

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Dedicated to Delivering

Local business owner Matt Taylor is as dedicated and invested in the community as they come. He makes time to deliver Tabitha Meals on Wheels weekly as an homage to his late mother.

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Inspiration Powered by Passion & Purpose

Tabitha celebrates the legacy of a former team member by establishing the Sue Hill Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Sponsorship to ensure her spirit lives on through like-minded, caring health care professionals.

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Making Great Connections: James House

Tabitha recently linked two Tabitha Residences, Martin and Good Houses, at our main campus in the heart of Lincoln. This now Connects the houses physically as well as the lives of Residents and TEAMembers who live and work in them.

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It's About Stopping the Coronavirus

Tabitha is intent on protecting Senior Residents and each other against the Coronavirus (COVID-19), and vaccinations play a critical role. Tabitha is grateful to work with local health departments and Community Pharmacy to offer and implement doses to Residents and TEAMembers Tabitha-wide.

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Here to Help

When you have questions

Looking for Senior Care solutions for yourself, a loved one or a friend? We’re here to listen, learn and share expert guidance and community-based resources that best fit your needs.

We’re here for you when you need us!

News Feed

Adults who engage in exercise decrease their risk for and even lessen the symptoms of heart disease, osteoporosis and other illnesses. Consider these small, simple ways you can stay active.

Lincoln’s Gateway Sertoma Club and Tabitha joined forces for 19th annual golf event at Lincoln’s NuMark Golf Course, raising over $75,000 to support Tabitha Meals on Wheels. Read more.

Tabitha kicked off construction of its upcoming 200,000 square foot Senior Living Community in Grand Island—Tabitha at Prairie Commons. Read about Groundbreaking Ceremony held June 24, 2021.

Nominate Tabitha for best hospice and in-home care company in the 2021 Best of Grand Island contest between now and July 12.

Although aging is inevitable for any organ, there are easy steps you can take to reduce and slow down the skin’s aging process.

Help Tabitha make the Best of Lincoln ballot. Nominate daily through June 30 at BestofLincoln.net for Home Care, Retirement Community, Physical Therapy and Large Company to Work.

Some sun can be good for you, but in order to keep your skin healthy and ultimately reduce the risk of skin cancer, it’s best to take these precautions.

Give to Lincoln Day offers a unique opportunity to make an even bigger impact in the lives of Seniors and our local community. Donations made between May 1 and 25 receive a proportional share of a $500,000 match fund. Learn more.

Home injuries such as falls or accidents are a leading cause of death for Americans. Follow these tips to keep your home safe.

Tabitha is honored to be among the top award-winners for the Lincoln’s Choice Awards: BEST Home Health Care and among the best for: Senior Care, Senior Living Community, Place to Work and Speech Therapy.

Tabitha offers a variety of grief and support groups both online and in-person. Learn more.

There is a lot of information out there about proper nutrition. What we should or should not eat seems to change every day, and it can be hard to keep track. Here are some ways to start getting your “plate in shape.”

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.