Faith, Not Fear.

Faith, Not Fear.

Faith, Not Fear. Written by: Rev. Leigh Boelkins Van Kempen  When I am afraid, I put my trust in you.” (Psalm 56: 3) I was recently on the phone with a ministry colleague. He called to ask how he could continue to provide support to his church members in our buildings...
COVID-19 Update.

COVID-19 Update.

COVID-19 Update. Dear Friends of Resthaven, In this edition of the Caring Connection we will update you on the changes we have made in each department to adjust to the new guidelines put in place to slow the spread of COVID-19. I am aware, however, that it is not just...
75 Years of Faithfully Caring.

75 Years of Faithfully Caring.

  This year Resthaven celebrates 75 years of faithfully caring for seniors in the Holland community. We are honored to have served this community for 75 years and excited to celebrate with you. Resthaven began in 1945 when Reverend Paul Hinkamp and a dedicated...
Person-Centered Care.

Person-Centered Care.

Message from the President/CEO Each week the Life Enrichment staff assist a long term care resident to Face Time with her nephew who lives out of state. Though usually quiet, when she is Facetiming with her nephew she is talkative and smiling. For another resident,...
Tai Chi Lifestyle.

Tai Chi Lifestyle.

Tai Chi is such a popular program at The Warm Friend for the past two years that they are now adding an advanced class. Our Warm Friend activity coordinator is a certified Tai Chi Easy Practice Leader and leads three classes a week for residents. “Warm Friend...
Friendly Visitors.

Friendly Visitors.

One of the many volunteer opportunities at Resthaven are friendly one-to-one visitors. These volunteers offer friendship and companionship to an individual resident when they visit one of our facilities. The goal of these one-to-one visits is to create a friendship...