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Special Screening Of “Buck” Being Held At St. Catherine’s Village

St. Catherine’s Village is hosting a special screening of “Buck” on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 2 p.m. in the community’s Independent Living Activity Room. The movie, which examines the life of celebrated “horse whisperer” Buck Brannaman, has been shown in theaters all over the world and has won more than 25 awards including the […]

Free Seminar on Dementia, Alzheimer’s Disease & Parkinson’s – August 5th

JOIN US FOR AN EDUCATIONAL SEMINAR focused on key research for advanced memory loss and central nervous system disorders, specifically dementia, Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease. Hear from two medical experts—Dr. Juebin Huang, Associate Professor at University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) Mind Center and Dr. Natividad Stover, Associate Professor at University of Alabama, Birmingham […]

Skilled Nursing Dedicated To Memory Care Now Offered At St. Catherine’s Village

St. Catherine’s Village has announced that skilled nursing dedicated to memory care now is available at the all-inclusive Life Care Community in Madison, Mississippi. This living option allows residents with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease to age in place more comfortably, according to Mary Margaret Judy, executive director at St. Catherine’s Village. “When a loved one […]

Special Guest Speaker – Joe Woods, Storyteller, May 23

Joe was born to Bradford and Rubye Woods in the small Mississippi Delta town of Richey. He attended and graduated from Anguilla High School and from Mississippi State University. After college graduation, he worked in the Sierra Nevada Mountains on the Tahoe National Forest near Lake Tahoe, California. After two years, he returned home and […]

Annual Ladies Pajamas & Pancakes – May 25

PJ’s are optional, but encourage! Breakfast will be served. Come join, we’ll be flippin’ up some fun. Date: May 25, 2017 Time: 9:30a.m. Place: Activity Room, St. Catherine’s Village, 200 Dominican Drive, Madison, MS 39110 Cost: FREE! RSVP: 601-856-0123

Five Myths About Skilled Nursing Facilities

When the time comes and you need to trust someone else to care for your loved one, nursing homes often have a negative reputation. In reality, these skilled nursing facilities offer 24-hour care and support that individuals usually cannot receive at home. When researching the best living options for your family member, consider the following […]

5 Signs That Indicate Your Loved May Need Memory Care

At first, they forget little things like where they placed their keys or someone’s birthday. That’s natural—it happens to everyone as they age. How do you know when the forgetfulness is becoming a bigger issue that may require memory care support? Other signals that something serious may be wrong include agitation, disruption in sleep, personality […]

Nourish Your Noggin Free Educational Workshop

Free Educational Workshop Promoting Brain Health Join us for an educational series promoting the importance of understanding how to keep our Brains Healthy As We Age. St. Catherine’s and Alzheimer’s Mississippi are partnering to offer various speakers presenting thought provoking information on changing the way we think about brain health. The latest research and information […]