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Douglas County Health Center Foundation

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Year Founded:
1994
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Gayle Duda - Foundation President
Main Address:
4102 Woolworth Ave
Omaha, NE 68105

What We Do

We provide funds and in-kind services to enhance the quality of life for Douglas County Health Center's long-term care residents and employees since 1994. Our facility provides these services to 254 residents and specializes in memory care, skilled rehabilitation, and hospice services. One generous donation from Dr. Thomas McGruder to provide nursing scholarships to DCHC employees was our first mission. The rest is history! (Check it out on our website)

What Have We Been Up To?
-Memory care luycent table
-Town hall parlor featuring soft-serve ice cream, popcorn machine, and slushie machine
-Newly renovated whirlpool spas with towels warmers, robes, and slippers
-At end of life, families, and residents are provided with a Comfort Cart, customized blankets, and an annual memorial service
-Updated beauty salon, well-equipped exercise rooms, handicapped bathrooms, and family available washer and dryer
-Courtyard fountains, outdoor furniture, and special holiday lighting
-The rebranding and marketing campaign of DCHC and the Foundation by a local marketing firm

What We Have Planned Next!
We are looking to utilize the SHARE Omaha funds to launch our Wellness & Fitness Center Campaign so we can provide residents with:
-Therapy equipment
-Recumbent bikes
-Group activities
-Recreational therapy games
-Relaxation room with sensory lighting, essential oils, calming music, comfort seating

Interesting Info

Douglas County Health Center is one of the largest long-term care facilites in the state of Nebraska
We've completed a renovation of the West Wing of DCHC

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