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Veterans Home gets $1.738 million grant for memory care

 

November 10, 2021

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Oregon Veterans Home in Lebanon

Congressman Peter DeFazio (OR-04) announced Oct. 26 that the Department of Veterans Affairs  will award a grant totaling $1,738,100 to construct an activities room for the memory care unit at the Edward C. Allworth Veterans Home in Lebanon. 

"Veterans have courageously served our country. I have long believed that it is our obligation to properly care for the men and women who have served in our nation's Armed Forces," DeFazio said.

"Memory-care facilities require accommodations that can't be provided by normal assisted living facilities. These funds will help improve quality of care for...



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