The Central Nebraska Veterans Home received the Doing Business Award at the Colonel’s March meeting. Mr. Alex Willford, director of the new facility, accepted the award for the new home. The Central Nebraska Veterans’ Home opened their doors in late October of 2018 and expect to fill some 225 beds. The Central Nebraska Veterans’ Home offers independent living, skilled nursing, and memory support services. Some of the activities they offer are golf, woodworking, ceramic crafts, physical therapy, and a well-equipped exercise room. Other amenities include an extensive library, lounge areas, chapel, guest suites for visitors, as well as training rooms for staff. For medical services the Central Nebraska Veterans’ Home houses a pharmacy, medical clinic, dental suite, laboratory, and portable x-ray services.
The Central Nebraska Veterans’ Home is located at 4510 E 56th Street. For general information call 308-865-6000, for admission inquiries call 308-865-3426, and for volunteer opportunities call 308-865-3421. For further information visit their web-site at https://veterans.nebraska.gov/cnvh. Please feel free to stop out and visit with the veterans and see the new housing facility.