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Heritage Healthcare patients create dollhouse in rehab

The front of the dollhouse

Rehab patients at Heritage Healthcare in West Lafayette, Indiana, recently completed a wooden dollhouse project. 

It all started when a patient with cancer was looking for a project to enjoy, and the mother of Keith Screen, director of rehab, donated a kit to the facility....

Resident at Heritage Healthcare enjoys Purdue game with mayor

Resident John Mitchell with Mayor Roswarski

On Feb. 26, 2017, John Mitchell, a resident at Heritage Healthcare in West Lafayette, Indiana, enjoyed a Purdue women’s basketball game with Lafayette Mayor Tony Roswarski.

Mitchell and Mayor Roswarski have been friends for approximately 20 years. Mitchell suffers from muscular dystrophy, and the friends met while volunteering to help fundraise for the Muscular Dystrophy Association...

Heritage Healthcare resident wins regional Christmas card contest

Martha Kline

Martha Kline, a resident at Heritage Healthcare in West Lafayette, Indiana, is proud that her artwork is now being sent around the country on the front of hundreds of Christmas cards

Each year, parent company Life Care Centers of America invites residents in more than 200 nursing and rehab facilities to submit Christmas card designs, and one piece is chosen for each of the organization’s geographical divisions. A total of eight designs are printed and distributed to facilities and regional offices throughout the company.

Heritage resident throws first pitch at Purdue game

Some of the Heritage Healthcare group

“Take me out to the ball game…”

That’s just what Heritage Healthcare in West Lafayette, Indiana, did for residents and associates on May 16, 2015. A large group attended the baseball game between Purdue University and Penn State, and one resident in particular enjoyed a magical moment.