Monthly Archives: August 2014

Avamere Staff Participate in the ALS #IceBucketChallenge

Healthcare group of Queen Anne having a water fight

The ALS Association Ice Bucket Challenge has taken social media by storm. Participants challenge friends and family to dump a bucket of frigid ice water over their head or donate to the ALS Association, which funds research for treating Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. The charity campaign has raised a staggering $88.5 million so far. For the employees and residents of Avamere Queen Anne Healthcare, a skilled nursing center that serves over 120 seniors, the Ice Bucket Challenge hits close to home. For seniors and employees at Avamere Queen Anne Healthcare, a fellow resident is challenged with ALS and they all hope … Continue reading