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Kidd finds rehab success at Hammond-Whiting Care Center

Arthur Kidd

On Dec. 3, 2016, Arthur Kidd came to Hammond-Whiting Care Center in Hammond, Indiana, for rehabilitation.

Kidd was experiencing a decline in function due to colon cancer and surgery. He also struggled with high blood pressure and heart failure. When he arrived, he had trouble walking, needed minimal assistance with most of his activities of daily living and required moderate assistance with bathing....

Hammond-Whiting Care Center kicks off family nights

Sarah Milligan from the Alzheimer’s Association talks about dementia.

Hammond-Whiting Care Center in Hammond, Indiana, hosted its first family night on Jan. 26, 2017, with a special Alzheimer’s program.

Sarah Milligan from the Alzheimer’s Association presented to the attending residents’ family members about the basics of dementia. The facility also provided snacks for the guests....

Local Indiana facilities join the Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Walkers from Life Care’s Hoosier Region team

On Oct. 3, 2015, Life Care Center of Michigan City, Indiana; Life Care Center of The Willows in Valparaiso, Indiana; and Hammond-Whiting Care Center in Hammond, Indiana, combined teams for the annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Washington Park in Michigan City.

More than 30 residents, associates and their family members attended despite the cold fall weather.