News

New Marketing & Admissions Director: Kristi Stehling

Jun 3, 2018 — We are pleased to welcome Kristi Stehling as the new representative of Stevens Health Care in the community and beyond as our Marketing and Admissions Director. Kristi is from Yorktown and has three little children. She has worked in the health care industry for the past nine years in several capacities: Marketing, LVN, and Activity... Read More

Employee of the Month

Jun 3, 2018 — Joseph C. was selected by the Resident Council as the “Employee of the Month” for June! Joseph was born and raised in Goliad. He began working at Stevens after graduating from high school as a Certified Nursing Assistant while he was also attending school to become a Licensed Vocational Nurse. He achieved this LVN goal... Read More

June Is National Safety Month. Is Your Loved One Ready for an Emergency?

Jun 3, 2018 — The past year has reminded us over and over that natural disasters are especially hard on older adults. Whether it was Hurricane Harvey in Texas, Hurricane Irma in Florida, the huge wildfires all over the West, or the major blizzards in the Northeast, seniors suffered. Everyone should be prepared for disasters. At our community, we... Read More

Father’s Day Celebration

Jun 3, 2018 — To the resident men of Stevens Health Care, We will be celebrating YOU on Friday, June 15th at 2:00pm in the Activity Room! All of your families and loved ones are invited to join us at this time as we honor fathers – whether you are one or have been influenced by someone else’s. Refreshments... Read More

Queens’ Contest

Jun 3, 2018 — Each year we have a Valentine Queen who wins our in-house contest. The Queen represents the facility at the Annual Queens’ Contest sponsored by the South Texas Chapter of Activity Professionals and hosted by the previous winning Queen’s home facility. Kathryn H. was the Stevens Health Care 2017 Queen and she went on to win... Read More

Resident of the Month: Viola H.

Jun 3, 2018 — Viola H. has been selected as the “Resident of the Month” for June! Viola is well-known in the Yoakum community as a long time waitress at the Corner Café (27 years!) There are many people who come through Stevens and seek her out as someone they remember fondly. She said that she remembered serving Rotary... Read More

Domino Tournament

Apr 30, 2018 — Some of our residents went to the Yoakum Senior Citizens Center for a Domino Tournament in March. They expressed an interest in hosting our own Domino Tournament at Stevens, so we plan to have one in June! To prepare for this event, residents who enjoy playing dominoes are encouraged to find a partner who you... Read More

Employee of the Month

Apr 30, 2018 — Gracie G. was nominated by our Resident Council as the “Employee of the Month” for May! Gracie was born in Vernon, Texas but was mostly raised in Oklahoma. Her family moved to Shiner where she graduated from high school. She has 6 children (four sons and two daughters), 15 grandchildren, and 9 great-grandchildren! She is... Read More

Resident of the Month: Johnny M.

Apr 30, 2018 — Johnny M. was nominated as the “Resident of the Month” for May by our staff! Johnny is our 2018 Resident Council Vice President. He was born in Yoakum, but went to school in Shiner. He grew up in a family of farmers and continued in this “field” as his career. He also helped his father... Read More

Mother’s Day Celebration!

Apr 30, 2018 — All of our resident women and their families are invited to celebrate Mother’s Day on Friday, May 11th at 2:00pm in the Dining Room. No RSVP is necessary. Mother’s Day is a great time to reflect on our own mothers and grandmothers who have spent their lifetime loving us. Feel free to bring a token... Read More