Resident of the Month: Short Term Unit

Jun 3, 2019 — Margaret N. is our Short-stay Resident of the Month. She was born in Pineland, Texas and raised in San Antonio & Houston. She worked in a bank and is involved with First United Church of Canyon Lake. Married for 51 years to husband Charles (now passed), they have 2 children and 4 grandchildren. Her favorite... Read More

Resident of the Month: Long term Unit

Jun 3, 2019 — Our Long-stay Resident of the Month is Jeanne M. Born and raised here in New Braunfels, she worked in a school cafeteria. She and husband William (also a resident here at KM) have been together for 42 years. Her favorite color is PINK; her favorite food is Mexican. Her favorite hobby is sewing (she loves... Read More

KM Rehab Superstar

Jun 3, 2019 — Ernesto Y. came to Kirkwood Manor from the hospital due to a fall which left her with a left hip fracture and left upper arm fracture. The impact of this accident was significant, leaving him from being independent and living at home to non-weight bearing on both his left leg and his left arm. When... Read More

Happy Birthday and Anniversary!

Jun 3, 2019 — Happy Birthday Residents! Virginia A. Sharon K. Katherine W. Edwin P. Ann M. Juanita C. Peggy R. Nancy P. Jackie M. Maisie B. Rebecca L. John J. Guillermo M. Janet P. Mildred B. Joyce M. Dorothy D. Happy Birthday Staff! Bonnie S. SC.NA Hannah M. Activities Sal D. LVN Ashley S. C.NA Alicia F. LVN... Read More

A Letter from Our Community: Savanna Arriaga, Rn – Wound Care

Jun 3, 2019 — Hello! Nice to meet you! My name is Savannah Arriaga, and I am the Wound Care Registered Nurse (RN). I have been in this position for almost 5 months. When I first came to Kirkwood Manor back in January of 2017, I was a brand new LVN – just graduated from nursing school. I started... Read More


May 6, 2019 — Jewel M. came to Kirkwood Manor from the hospital after having surgery on her left ankle; the surgery was necessary because she had fallen and badly fractured that ankle. She was greatly affected by this accident; she went from being independent in all of her daily activities to now being non-weight bearing and requiring oxygen... Read More

Resident of the Month – Long Term Unit

May 6, 2019 — Our Long-stay Resident of the Month is Anthony E. Born in Foules, Louisiana & raised in Louisiana. He was a farmer and cattle rancher. He served in the US Air Force and is an electrician by trade. He has 4 children (2 daughters and 2 sons) and 13 grandchildren. His hobbies include visiting with people... Read More

Resident of the Month – Short Term Unit

May 6, 2019 — Janet N. is our Short-stay Resident of the Month. She was born in Seguin and raised in San Antonio. A graduate of Texas State, she is a teacher and education administrator. She is active at East Side Baptist Church. Janet has been married 30 years to husband, Ron. They have 3 children and 9 grandchildren.... Read More

May is National Arthritis Awareness Month

May 6, 2019 — Arthritis is a common ailment that affects nearly 54 million people in the United States. There are two common types of arthritis: osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Osteoarthritis is the breakdown of cartilage. It usually affects hips, knees, feet, and spine. Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease that causes the immune system to mistake a person’s... Read More

Happy Birthday and Anniversary!

May 6, 2019 — Happy Birthday! Residents Margaret J. Kenneth S. Perpetua S. Gladys W. Eliza A. Dennis J. Juanita S. Carol S. Esther H. Susana G. Walter W. Mary S. Adam K. Sharron Z. Delia V. Yvonne I. Staff Thomas W. Human Resources Meredith L. LVN – QA Guadalupe G. C.NA Lauren W. Hospitality Aide Sandy A. C.NA... Read More