Calendar of Events

May
23
Thu
Clinical Career Fair (morning session) @ Well Grounded Cafe
May 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Pursuing passion-filled people!
Come meet us face-to-face for coffee and conversation about your next career.
Are you an RN, LPN, QMA or CNA who would enjoy caring for and having fun with our residents while encouraging purpose-filled lives?
Meet with Byron Health Center Leadership and Colleagues at Well Grounded Cafe on Thursday, May 23rd, from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. or from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. to learn more about immediate opportunities.

Clinical Career Fair (afternoon session) @ Well Grounded Cafe
May 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Pursuing passion-filled people!
Come meet us face-to-face for coffee and conversation about your next career.
Are you an RN, LPN, QMA or CNA who would enjoy caring for and having fun with our residents while encouraging purpose-filled lives?
Meet with Byron Health Center Leadership and Colleagues at Well Grounded Cafe on Thursday, May 23rd, from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. or from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. to learn more about immediate opportunities.

Chief Billy musical performance @ Byron Health Center Eakin Family Room
May 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Byron Health Center will to host Chief Billy in the Eakin Family Room on Thursday, May 23rd. Arrangements for the appearance are made through a partnership with Audiences Unlimited. This Community Program allow residents and team members to get up close and personal with a few members of the Fort Wayne Philharmonic while being able to enjoy wonderful music in the comfort of home.

The program also encourages interaction and participation through singing along, dancing and clapping, creating smiles and sweet memories. Music takes the residents back in time. The feeling of yesterday – joy, laughter, precious moments shared with loved ones – comes back.

Audiences Unlimited creates cultural experiences that enrich the lives of people with limited access to the arts and inspires others to value a rich quality of life for all people. In 1972, Lillian C. Embick had a vision to bring joy and attention to people in nursing homes. With the support of her husband, Byron, she created a community-based non-profit arts organization that has reached more than 2.8 million audience members through music and the arts. 45 years later, her vision has blossomed into a nonprofit organization that serves Allen, DeKalb, Noble, LaGrange, and Steuben counties. From long-term care facilities to hospitals, Audiences Unlimited reaches those with diverse needs and abilities.

May
25
Sat
Lilbern & Ed musical performance @ Byron Health Center Eakin Family Room
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Byron Health Center will to host Lilbern & Ed in the Eakin Family Room on Saturday, May 25th. Arrangements for the appearance are made through a partnership with Audiences Unlimited. This Community Program allow residents and team members to get up close and personal with a few members of the Fort Wayne Philharmonic while being able to enjoy wonderful music in the comfort of home.

The program also encourages interaction and participation through singing along, dancing and clapping, creating smiles and sweet memories. Music takes the residents back in time. The feeling of yesterday – joy, laughter, precious moments shared with loved ones – comes back.

Audiences Unlimited creates cultural experiences that enrich the lives of people with limited access to the arts and inspires others to value a rich quality of life for all people. In 1972, Lillian C. Embick had a vision to bring joy and attention to people in nursing homes. With the support of her husband, Byron, she created a community-based non-profit arts organization that has reached more than 2.8 million audience members through music and the arts. 45 years later, her vision has blossomed into a nonprofit organization that serves Allen, DeKalb, Noble, LaGrange, and Steuben counties. From long-term care facilities to hospitals, Audiences Unlimited reaches those with diverse needs and abilities.

May
26
Sun
Keefer Creek Baptist Church worship service @ Byron Health Center Eakin Family Room
May 26 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Come worship with the Keefer Creek Baptist Church congregation headed by Rev. Michael Lederman.

Jun
2
Sun
Keefer Creek Baptist Church worship service @ Byron Health Center Eakin Family Room
Jun 2 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Come worship with the Keefer Creek Baptist Church congregation headed by Rev. Michael Lederman.

Jun
3
Mon
Sam & Paul musical performance @ Byron Health Center Eakin Family Room
Jun 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sam & Paul musical performance @ Byron Health Center Eakin Family Room

Byron Health Center will to host musicians Sam & Paul in the Eakin Family Room.

Sam and Paul have played together as a duo for many years.  Sam plays banjo and sings while Paul plays the guitar.  They perform a variety of music from many different time periods.  They are very engaging and enjoy interacting with their audiences and taking requests.

Arrangements for the appearance are made through a partnership with Audiences Unlimited. This Community Program allow residents and team members to get up close and personal with a few members of the Fort Wayne Philharmonic while being able to enjoy wonderful music in the comfort of home.

The program also encourages interaction and participation through singing along, dancing and clapping, creating smiles and sweet memories. Music takes the residents back in time. The feeling of yesterday – joy, laughter, precious moments shared with loved ones – comes back.

Jun
4
Tue
PAWS, Inc. visit Pets Assisting Well-Being & Success making rounds @ Byron Health Center
Jun 4 @ 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm
PAWS, Inc. visit Pets Assisting Well-Being & Success making rounds @ Byron Health Center

Byron Health Center will host a visit by a PAWS, Inc. Alliance of Therapy Dogs* certified dog handler team to provide physical, recreational, educational, occupational, speech, psychological and other therapies with our residents.

Discovering the limitless potential of Animal Assisted Therapy and Activities!
Jun
5
Wed
Red Hat Strutters performance @ Byron Health Center Eakin Family Room
Jun 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Red Hat Strutters performance @ Byron Health Center Eakin Family Room

Byron Health Center will host a performance by the Red Hat Strutters in the Eakin Family Room.

The Red Hat Strutters is a dance troupe made up of 8 to 10 dancers.  The group started out as an exercise group and expanded into entertaining others through the art of line dancing.  The Red Hat Strutters perform for AUI seniors, parties, festivals, and reunions.  The group loves to dress up in glitzy outfits that are coordinated with the season or holiday for each performance.

Arrangements for the appearance are made through a partnership with Audiences Unlimited. This Community Program allow residents and team members to get up close and personal with a few members of the Fort Wayne Philharmonic while being able to enjoy wonderful music in the comfort of home.

The program also encourages interaction and participation through singing along, dancing and clapping, creating smiles and sweet memories. Music takes the residents back in time. The feeling of yesterday – joy, laughter, precious moments shared with loved ones – comes back.

 

Jun
6
Thu
Huntington’s Disease Support Group @ Byron Health Center Eakin Family Room
Jun 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Huntington’s Disease Support Group @ Byron Health Center Eakin Family Room

Byron Health Center continues to host a monthly ‘open’ support group for those affected with Huntington’s Disease (HD), as well as their family and friends on the first Thursday of each month.  The next meeting of 2019 will be Thursday, June 6th, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.  Any members of the community who have, or who have been affected by, HD are invited to attend the support group held on the Byron Health Center campus at 12101 Lima Rd in Fort Wayne in the Eakin Family Room.

Byron Health Center has partnered with the Huntington’s Disease Society of America (HDSA) to make the support group possible for the northeast Indiana area.

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Byron Health Center provides, physical, mental, emotional and neurological services to meet the needs of young and older adults. Each resident is recognized as an individual with unique needs who seeks and deserves to reach his or her potential.

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12101 Lima Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46818
Phone: 260-637-3166
Fax: 260-637-353
info@ByronHealth.org
Business Hours:
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm