September 16, 2022

Supporting a loved one from afar

It’s hard to be apart from the ones we love, especially as they age. Caring for someone from afar can be an emotional and frustrating experience, but there are many ways for you to make an impact. Whether you live an hour away or in another country, here are some tips, tools and resources to … Read More

September 16, 2022

Aging at home: maintaining mobility and completing activities of daily living

People are aging differently and living longer than ever before. Thanks to programs like Kline Galland’s Community Based Services, more seniors are also able to age in the comfort of their own home. The ability to age in one’s home is an empowering and positive development, but it also brings a new list of challenges … Read More

September 16, 2022

Supporting Patients Like Matthew

About five years ago, one of our residents, Matthew, came to Kline Galland after a devastating stroke. When Matthew first arrived, he was “locked in” and could not speak, walk, or use his hands. The doctors told his family that he only had a 1-3% chance of recovery. We are so happy to report that … Read More

August 15, 2022

Tech Tips: How to Avoid Scams and Fraud

According to the National Council on Aging, millions of older adults fall victim to financial scams every year and the FBI estimates that seniors lose over $3 billion to scams on an annual basis. Losing money to scams can be particularly harmful for seniors, who are more susceptible to scams and may have a harder … Read More

August 15, 2022

Why seniors should get the shingles vaccine

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), an estimated 1 million people get shingles in the U.S. each year. The risk of developing shingles increases in older adults, causing long-term damage and more severe pain. Luckily, there is a vaccine that will help protect against shingles. The CDC recommends adults aged 50 … Read More

July 21, 2022

Kline Galland partners with UW Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program

At Kline Galland, we believe that hospice care is integral to providing comprehensive, compassionate care for all. When families are facing the realities of a life-limiting illness, hospice care can help recognize that life is to be cherished and celebrated in every moment. Our interdisciplinary team of compassionate professionals honor life and its transition into … Read More

July 21, 2022

Thank you for helping our residents and staff live life to the fullest

Kline Galland has long been recognized as one of the finest skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers in the country. The reason why? Our people. Kline Galland has an amazing community of residents, an exceptional team of healthcare professionals, and a dedicated group of volunteers, donors and leaders. The impact this community has on the lives … Read More

July 21, 2022

Kline Galland’s Chai Lites 2021 Annual Report Available Now!

Hot off the press! The latest edition of our Chai Lites Newsletter is available now. This summer’s Chai Lites covers the 2021 Report to the Community– our 2021 Annual Report showcasing year we had. As a non-profit organization, it’s important to us that we share the impact we have on our community, highlight our successes … Read More

June 17, 2022

Announcing the Marty Bender Family Garden at Kline Galland Home

This month, we celebrated the grand opening of the Marty Bender Family Garden at Kline Galland Home. Built in partnership with students at the University of Washington School of Landscape Architecture, the garden was made possible through a generous gift from Josh and Talia Bender in honor of their late uncle, Marty Bender. Marty was … Read More