Add Your Wish

Myrtle loves visiting and having your wishes displayed on site. She also collects wishes if you can’t host or her busy schedule keeps her from making a stop in your community. You can still participate in our wish campaign. For more information, contact Rochelle Arochas at .

Some of Your Wishes:

  • Here’s wishing many more years of making a difference. Thank You!

    MOVE Specific

  • When considering the aging process, it is my wish that our societal mind-set could change from near total dread to a curious, positive expectation!

    Rose Villa, Jan-Feb 2013

  • MOVE helps build the evidence for culture change Best Practices.

    MOVE Specific

  • Happy Anniversary! Would like to see satellite MOVE coalitions in other areas of Oregon.

    MOVE Specific

  • Advocacy and regulatory agencies to promote person centered environment.

    MOVE Event

  • For families and loved ones to get the support they need to allow them to be comfortable with elder decision.

    MOVE Event

  • Lots of training is developed to help with this culture change so that staff understand autonomy.

    MOVE Event

  • Private rooms and bathrooms, better staffing to meet all needs and choices of residents.

    MOVE Event

  • Education starting in grade school through high school about aging and our cultural stereotypes of elders.

    MOVE Event

  • More conversations — hear the stories! As we age, our experiences are valuable.

    MOVE Event

  • More time to develop a relationship between staff & residents.

    West Hills, Summer 2012

  • For every care facility to be generously staffed so that elders care needs would be taken care of promptly and that staff could be generously paid.

    Rose Villa, Jan-Feb 2013

  • Affordable housing for healthcare caregivers and seniors.

    Rose Villa, Jan-Feb 2013

  • For every elder to have someone to listen to them and support them as they prepare to transition from this world to the next.

    Rose Villa, Jan-Feb 2013

  • (Rose Villa needs) A resident pet … they give so much unconditional love to everyone.

    Rose Villa, Jan-Feb 2013

  • In our health center, a skylight (large) or sunroom so residents have more chance to see the sky.

    Rose Villa, Jan-Feb 2013

Send us your wish!

MOVE will use the information from the wishes to inform their work and to guide the future of aging services in Oregon where the collective whole wishes it to go.

Thank you for taking the time to contribute your dreams!

A Bowl Full of Wishes

PLANTING THE SEEDS OF CULTURE CHANGE IN ELDER CARE

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