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Faithful Friends Nursing Home Ministry

Larry and Sandy Wasserman

"A generous man will prosper; he who refreshes others will himself be refreshed."
Proverbs 11:25






Guidelines For Group Visits



ALWAYS, ALWAYS:
  • Pray First
  • Show Up!
  • Show Up!
  • Ask permission of resident to enter room.
  • Be gentle and caring-show them Christ's Love.
  • Speak slowly and in a moderate tone.
  • Ask questions about the present and their past.


NEVER, NEVER:
  • Give food to a resident without checking with nurse.
  • Remove any body restraints or attempt to lift resident up in wheelchair.
  • Give resident items that they could harm themselves with, like pins or small objects.
  • Open an outside door for a resident.
  • Visit when you have a cold.

Enjoy Your Visit!


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