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A senior man exercises his leg while standing in a physical therapy pool at the Good Samaritan Society.

Therapy pool, wellness center help seniors stay active

Rehabilitation amenities bring residents back even after they finish treatment
Matt Holsen 5 min read
family eating thanksgiving dinner

Advance care planning: Let’s ‘talk turkey’

Holidays are a good time to have honest conversations about your family's wishes
Aubrey Gilbert 7 min read
Aerial view of Good Samaritan society in the rolling hills of Mandan, North Dakota.

ALS patient finds comfort and care in Serenity Suites

24-hour hospice care is available in home-like environment to those who need it
Matt Holsen 7 min read
Smiling Good Samaritan Society employee holds a cake with "Congratulations Cassie!" written in icing.

Former client and family call OT their guardian angel

Good Samaritan Society therapist helps people ‘get better, get independent, get home’
Matt Holsen 5 min read
Two nurses in surgical masks huddle at a desk.

Director of nursing honored with Patriot Award

Good Samaritan Society CNA, National Guard member nominated her supportive supervisor
Matt Holsen 5 min read
Nursing home staff member in surgical mask poses for a selfie with a senior resident.

Resident says Society represents ‘Christianity in action’

Multiple senior living locations came through for Mel Peters and family
Matt Holsen 5 min read
Savannah Boltz, RN, smiles for a portrait in the Good Samaritan Society.

Society COVID-19 infection preventionist honored for efforts

Award is an unexpected but ‘needed boost,’ says Good Samaritan Society nurse
Matt Holsen 6 min read
Aerial view of Good Samaritan Society - Kissimmee in Florida with flooding up to the rooftops in some areas.

Residents shelter while officials gauge hurricane damage

Good Samaritan Society continues senior care after Hurricane Ian rips through Florida
Matt Holsen 4 min read
A woman dressed in a pirate costume and surgical mask smiles at a senior Good Samaritan Society resident.

Nursing home activity director becomes characters on stage

Costumed concerts are part of meeting sensory needs while marking seasons
Matt Holsen 6 min read
seniors play bingo in retirement home

Getting care while staying independent in assisted living

Pipestone residents see upgrade in quality of life after moving into Good Samaritan Society
Matt Holsen 6 min read