Senior got hugs, kisses and root beer floats

Seniors at Hearthstone Assisted Living facility celebrated “National Hug a Senior Week” with Hershey’s hugs and kisses and a round of root beer floats. 

Three year-old children from a local Kids R Kids daycare school hand made cards for the seniors and were on hand to present them along with hugs. More than twenty seniors participated in the festivities. Residents were encouraged to invite family members to share in the days events. 

“We saw the opportunity and wanted to make it a special day for everyone,” said Lesli Klekar, Synergy’s community relations representative. 

Hearthstone partnered with Synergy HomeCare and Kids R Kids Daycare to provide seniors at Hearthstone with a heartwarming day. 

This was the first event partnered by the three groups. Klekar said she hoped it would be the first in event in what hopes to be a lifelong partnership. 

Hearthstone Assisted Living is located at 11246 Fallbrook. Hearthstone has more than 85 residents and provides daily living assistance. For more information or events at the facility, contact by calling 281-890-3174 or by visiting 

Synergy HomeCare provides caregiver services for persons in need of assistance For more information on services provided by Synergy HomeCare contact 281-999-2273 or visit