If You Build It – They Will Come!

The famous quote “If you build it, they will come” from the 1989 baseball movie, Field of Dreams, has a special meaning to The Outlook at Windhaven (OAW). This week construction began at the site of the future community AND a group of those planning to move in once it is built enjoyed an outing…

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Caregiver Burnout

Caregivers have a challenging job and burnout among caregivers is a genuine problem. The following insightful article from aginginplace.org offers a closer examination into the causes of caregiver burnout, guidelines for coping and prevention as well as tips for self-care. Ultimately, the article reminds readers that the best way to care for others is to…

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Teammate Spotlight – Melora Hartman

When did you begin employment at Faith Presbyterian Hospice (FPH/Faith) and what was your job title when you began? I was a Registered Nurse (RN) Case Manager when I joined Faith in May of 2013, almost nine years ago! What is your current job title? I am the Patient Care Manager for the Simmons Inpatient Unit….

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Eagle Scout Earns His Wings by Creating Cart to Comfort Hospice Patients

Brooks Loukas, member of Boy Scout Troop 82 of Dallas, built a “Comfort Cart” for the T. Boone Pickens Hospice Center (TBPHC) as his Eagle Scout Service Project. Also part of his project was organizing a drive to collect items to stock the cart. The cart he constructed is designed to be part of the…

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At The Forefront Podcast Featuring Chef Kevin Neff

IN THIS EPISODE: In this episode, host Tim Mallad welcomes Kevin Neff, Executive Chef at Presbyterian Village North (PVN), to demonstrate that healthy cooking is easy and tasty! In this twenty-minute podcast, Tim and Chef Neff share recipes from Brain Health Kitchen, and partner to prepare these delicious dishes supporting brain health. Join us for…

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Each Moment Matters Luncheon Kickoff Party

On the evening of May 10, Each Moment Matters Host Committee Members gathered at the beautiful home of Jennifer and Richard Dix to kick-off the upcoming Each Moment Matters Luncheon. This signature fundraising event, to be held Sept. 23, at the Hilton Anatole Hotel, benefits The Faith Caring Fund at Faith Presbyterian Hospice. Guests mingled…

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PVN Celebrates Home Front Heroes Day

On Monday, May 9, city and government dignitaries joined residents of Presbyterian Village North (PVN) to celebrate and formally acknowledge Home Front Heroes Day, a day honoring the many Americans who worked on the home front supporting the war effort, during World War II and beyond. PVN resident and World War II veteran John “Lucky” Luckadoo…

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Spring Clean-Out Success

In preparation for new residents moving into The Hawthorne, PVN’s marketing team hosted a Spring Clean-Out event this week. Although this event was prompted by future residents’ desire to shed excess clutter before occupying their new homes, the entire campus was invited to participate in this spring-cleaning event. More than 100 residents and teammates dropped…

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DAMN LUCKY: Book Release and Tour

In the captivating book, DAMN LUCKY: One Man’s Courage During the Bloodiest Military Campaign in Aviation History, New York Times bestselling author, Kevin Maurer, recounts the true and fascinating story of Presbyterian Village North (PVN)’s very own resident John “Lucky” Luckadoo, who flew some of the deadliest aviation missions of World War II. The official…

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