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Facts about Union Pier
Union Pier is also known as: Union Pier.
Union Pier is an unincorporated community in Berrien County in the U.S. state of Michigan. It is situated between the Lake Michigan shore and the Galien River about five miles north of the Indiana state border.Union Pier is at coordinates 41°49'41"N 86°41'33"W. The ZIP code is 49129 and the FIPS place code is 81400.During the summer of 1914 a colony of Chicago bohemians, including the writers Sherwood Anderson and Ben Hecht, vacationed at the "Camp's Cottages" (for the owner Eli Camp) on the Union Pier beach. The local residents were outraged by what they believed were the wild goings-on at "The Nudist Club," as they characterized it, particularly after two local men left their wives for women staying at Camp's. The locals made the situation sufficiently uncomfortable for the vacationers that they did not return the next year.After the end of World War II, many Lithuanian immigrants began settling in Union Pier. Although few Lithuanian-Americans remain today, several Lithuanian facilities remain, such as Milda's Corner Market and Gintaras Resort.Union Pier is also one of the few Harbor Country villages with its own 1 watt radio station, occasionally broadcasting at 87.9 FM using the moniker "Radio Mykros". Programming varies and includes talk and music, some of which is rather obscure and can contain clips from such bands as Nektar, Guru Guru, and SBB.
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1400 East Coolspring Avenue
Michigan City, IN 46360
Tasty meals are provided to residents, high tech wander guards are installed to prevent memory care residents from wandering off the property, the community is secured for the safety of memory care residents that might be prone to wander, Sterling House of Michigan City can handle behavioral issues that residents might have, this community has been built specifically to support memory and dementia care, this community provides complimentary transportation, and hospice is an option available at this location.
A visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues a member of the community may have, this community administers patient medications, the community can handle injectable medicine, the property has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, residents who drive will find parking available to them, and the community is licensed for 120 residents.
Expertly prepared meals are provided to residents, vegetarian menu options are available for all meals, caregiver staff can deal with any wandering issues a member of the community may have, complimentary transportation is at the disposal of residents, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, full tubs are available, and aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change.
Kosher food options are available for all meals, staff is available help with your diabetes management, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, complimentary transportation is available to residents, full tubs are available, respite care is offered, and this community was built in 1998.
An on-call doctor is available to help, a visiting dentist helps residents maintain their dental health, physical therapy is handled by the physical therapist that makes regular visits to this community, staff can help residents monitor their blood sugar, hospice is an option available at this location, respite care is offered, and this community was built in 2009.
Animal care is available for residents, tasty and expertly prepared meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, 60 is the minimum age allowed for residents, professional nurses are on staff to help you, caregiver staff can deal with any wandering issues residents may have, the community can handle injectable medicine, and respite care is offered.
There is a physician on call, a dentist visits this community regularly, full-service medication administration is available, the community has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, full tubs are available, hospice is an option available at this location, and the community is licensed for 82 residents.