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Facts about Tunkhannock
Tunkhannock is also known as: Wyoming County / Tunkhannock borough.
And some of the notable people born here have been: Robyn Griggs (actor).
Tunkhannock is a borough in Wyoming County, Pennsylvania, 31 miles (50 km) northwest of Wilkes-Barre. In the past, lumbering was carried on extensively. Today, many residents are employed by the Procter & Gamble plant in nearby Washington Township. As of the 2010 census, the borough population was 1,836. It is the county seat of Wyoming County. Tunkhannock is in the Scranton-Wilkes-Barre-Hazleton, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area.The name Tunkhannock comes from the Minsi-Len'api term Ptuk'hanna'unk, which means "Bend-in-river-place," especially to the town's west, upstream at the radical bend called "The Neck." Modern Tunkhannock, Lackawanna County, The Tunkhannock Historic District, bounded by Tioga, Pine, and Harrison Sts and Wyoming Ave, was added to the National Register of Historic Places in August 2005.Tunkhannock is home to the Wyoming County Historical Society and Genealogical Library. The library offers a major source of research material to the public. The collection includes numerous books on New England ancestry, newspapers dating back to 1797 and census records for Wyoming and surrounding counties from 1790 to 1930. Also on file are records for over 90 area cemeteries as well as various other information about local history.Tunkhannock is also the home of the Northern Tier Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Conductor Robert Helmacy.
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Delicious and wholesome meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, they serve vegetarian meals at The Village at Greenbriar, 55 is the minimum age allowed for residents, professional nurses are on staff to help you, regular occupational therapy by a visiting therapist helps you stay active and engaged, transportation is available for additional cost, and respite care is offered.
The minimum allowable age of residents is 18, licensed nurses are on staff to help you, physical therapy can be done on-site by a visiting physical therapist, an occupational therapist visits and helps residents, complimentary transportation is on hand for residents, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and Italian is spoken at this location.
Regular occupational therapy by a visiting therapist helps you stay active and engaged, speech therapy is available on-site by a visiting speech therapist, the facility has staff that can administer insulin to manage diabetic needs, high tech wander guards are installed to prevent memory care residents from leaving the community, full-service medication administration is available, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and respite care is offered.
Pet care is available, the minimum allowable age of residents is 55, a visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, the facility has staff that can help residents with insulin to manage diabetic needs, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, respite care is offered, and this location was renovated in 2010.
Delicious and expertly prepared meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, speech therapy is available on-site by a visiting speech therapist, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, the property has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, transportation at cost can be arranged, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and hospice is an option available at this location.
Appetizing and expertly prepared meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, an on-call physician is available to help, the Briarwood Manor is has particular expertise to handle memory care and behavioral issues, caregiver staff can deal with any wandering issues memory care residents may have, full-service medication administration is available, the community has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, and the community is licensed for 20 residents.
Delicious and wholesome meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, 55 is the minimum age allowed for residents, staff is available help with your blood sugar management, this community provides complimentary transportation, and hospice is an option available at this location.
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