For many of us, as the year draws to a close, we gather with family and loved ones to celebrate the holiday season. But for some long-term care residents, the holidays are anything but merry and bright. This season can be a very isolating and lonely time for residents who no longer have family or friends to celebrate with. Silver Bells is a project organized by local ombudsmen to help residents celebrate the holidays. There are 15 local ombudsman programs in Kentucky, and some have announced plans to help residents celebrate the holidays.
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