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The Answer Newsletter | Fall 2020

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NOTE: Some photos taken prior to COVID-19 precautions


A Word From Christie

Friends of Tabitha,

When faced with adversity we can Courageously confront it or crumble under it. Before Coronavirus (COVID-19) was labeled a pandemic, Tabitha was Committed to rise to this challenge—doing everything possible to keep it at bay. 

Early on it was evident that older adults, front-line workers and Tabitha were at great risk as Senior Living Community hotspots began to surface across the country. Tabitha took swift action, establishing unprecedented guidelines well before even mandated by governmental health agencies. 

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Hearts of Gold - It Takes One to Know One

Tabitha Resident Marge Musil understands the importance of customer centric service, staying connected and paying it forward through Tabitha's Hearts of Gold recognition program.

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Satisfaction through Selflessness

Roger and Jan Sasse have spent years giving back, and Seniors and Tabitha have been the fortunate recipients. Learn more about their generosity.

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A Great Match Matters

Learn more about how longtime Lincoln residents and avid St. Louis Cardinals fans Art and Bernie Reinhart's evolving needs were met through Tabitha's Continuum of Care.

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Pulling Together while Staying Apart

Thanks to all the community members who’ve given countless hours and resources to Tabitha during the COVID-19 pandemic. See just a sample of the generosity to Seniors and Tabitha displayed by Volunteers and Donors.

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Making Connections Happen

To ensure Residents remain active, engaged and well-connected with the family and friends they love, Tabitha enacted a robust Connector Program to facilitate communication.

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Bryan Seck

Board Perspectives | Why I Serve

Bryan Seck
Tabitha Inc. Board of Directors
Serving since 2020
Director of Workforce Development, Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development
Employment Skills Developer, Prosper Lincoln

"I serve on the Tabitha board because I believe in safe, affordable and quality care for Seniors. Tabitha is not only a high-quality provider of Senior services but also provides Tabitha Meals on Wheels for those who are able to live independently but need assistance with meal preparation. I have volunteered with Tabitha Meals on Wheels, and it is an incredibly rewarding experience. I am also proud to collaborate with Tabitha, Lincoln’s largest nonprofit employer, and work to increase their community awareness and growth in terms of capacity, financial sustainability and capital development."


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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.

Tabitha was voted the Best Home Care Provider in Lincoln by area residents for the 12th year in a row in the annual Best of Lincoln rankings. Read more.