Woodland Terrace: February 2021 News & NotesNOTES & NEWSFebruary 2021In This IssueLooking Back: JanuaryVaccine ClinicNot Throwin' Away Our ShotEmployee of the MonthTour the CommunityLimited-Time OfferStay Informed317-620-4551Looking Back: JanuaryIn January, our community was free of COVID-19, and our residents were able to enjoy the dining room and some group activities with social distancing, masks and proper hand hygiene. Our residents were able to participate in physical exercise in the Fitness Center with guidance from our Fitness Coordinator, Madison. The hair salon was also open by appointment, so our residents could still schedule a time to get pampered.We are super thankful we are able to host different church services for residents in the Inspiration Center. Special thank you to Zion Lutheran Church, New Palestine Christian Church, Community Christian Church and South East Baptist Church.Vaccine ClinicWoodland Terrace of New Palestine held its first COVID-19 vaccine clinic on January 21. Over 90 residents, staff and Essential Family Caregivers took advantage of the opportunity to receive the vaccine. On February 18, residents who did not receive their first dose will be vaccinated alongside those residents that will be receiving their second dose.Check out our Facebook page for more photos from the clinic and stay up-to-date on upcoming events at Woodland Terrace.Not Throwin' Away Our ShotAllegra Hein, Regional Music Therapist for Justus Companies Inc., shares how she and staff are not "throwin' away their shot" at receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.The Indiana Department of Health announced January 13 that those 70 years and older may now register for a COVID-19 vaccine at www.ourshot.in.gov or call 211 for assistance.Employee of the MonthCongratulations to our Employee of the Month, Chloe Ruling! She has been with Woodland Terrace for almost a year and a half, and has been a great addition to the team since day one. Thank you for your hard work and dedication to our residents. Congratulations, Chloe!Tour the CommunityWoodland Terrace of New Palestine is happy to announce that we are now offering virtual tours of our beautiful community! We are available through Skype, FaceTime, or a pre-recorded video we can send right to your e-mail. We can also send videos featuring specific floor plans so you can see all that Woodland Terrace has to offer.Call us at (317) 620-4551 to schedule your personal tour today!Limited-Time OfferGet cozy and stay awhile with Woodland Terrace of New Palestine. For a limited time, Woodland Terrace of New Palestine will waive the community fee for new residents ($500 value). Must apply by February 28, 2021. Contact leasing at 317-620-4551 or click here for more details.Stay InformedWhat You Should Know About the COVID-19 VaccineAs vaccines become more widely available, it is important to keep taking steps to slow the spread of COVID-19.
Once the COVID-19 vaccine becomes available to you, here’s what you should know:
- Limit gatherings with others
- Practice social distancing
- Wash your hands frequently
- Wear a mask in public
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- You will need 2 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine for it to be effective. When you receive your first dose, make sure to schedule your second dose.
- Medicare covers the COVID-19 vaccine, so there will be no cost to you.
- State governments are handling the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines. Look for updates from our state and local officials as more doses of the vaccine become available for additional priority groups.