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Desert Cove Nursing Center resident wins Christmas card contest

Mary Knowles

Mary Knowles, a 65-year-old resident at Desert Cove Nursing Center in Chandler, Arizona, is proud that her artwork is now being sent around the country on the front of hundreds of Christmas cards.

Each year, parent company Life Care Centers of America invites residents in more than 200 nursing and rehab facilities to submit Christmas card designs...

Desert Cove Nursing Center resident wins Christmas card contest

Hilda Spahich’s Christmas card artwork

Hilda Spahich, a resident at Desert Cove Nursing Center in Chandler, is proud that her artwork is now being sent around the country on the front of hundreds of Christmas cards.

Desert Cove Nursing Center helps man regain independence after stroke

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A stroke left Gary Rogers weak on both sides of his body and in need of rehabilitation just after Christmas 2015.

On Dec. 30, Rogers came to Desert Cove Nursing Center in Chandler, Arizona, to undergo therapy and restore his independence. When he arrived, he needed two people to help him move and to complete his daily self-care tasks.