The team at Jewish Senior Life wondered if the local Amish community might be able to help. That's when JSL Chief Information Officer Travis Masonis stepped up to make a crucial connection.
Given how the events of past 10 months have affected older adults, my colleague, Marla DeVries, and I looked at how ageism has played a role in why COVID-19 has had such a devastating impact [...]
A member of the Rhode Island National Guard for over a decade, Mike Belleville was diagnosed with early-onset dementia, at the age of 52. Although the news was devastating, he has not let it define him.
COVID-19 has had such an impact on so many lives over the past several months that when you hear a well-respected researcher in long-term care say the impact could have been significantly reduced in nursing [...]
The Elevate Eldercare podcast this week is most timely given the headlines concerning protests about social injustice in Wisconsin. Susan Ryan, Green House Senior Director, interviewed Karyne Jones, the president & CEO of the National [...]
In our Friday recap of this podcast, “Let Me Say This About That,” Marla and I take a wonderful journey to further explore what Dr. Wright would like to accomplish. We discuss how he will use [...]
"The Green House helps give us tangible ways to live out our mission in the way we give care" - Deedre Vriesman, Resthaven CEO. On June 25, Resthaven team members celebrated the groundbreaking of their [...]
Hover Senior Living Community will soon be the site of Green House homes for 48 elders. In late May, the weather cooperated in providing a beautiful backdrop for the groundbreaking ceremony. The planning for these homes [...]
Groundbreaking Ceremony for Two Green House Homes in Lima, Ohio Culminates Years of Planning by Board Members
In recent years the board of trustees for the Lima Convalescent Home has been working hard to create more private rooms for their elders. On April 6th that vision became a reality as they broke [...]
Lima Groundbreaking Ceremony Brings Back Fond Memories of a Father Who Participated in The First Groundbreaking 60 Years Ago
“He was a very powerful influence in my life”, that’s how Betsy Winget remembers her father, Glen Webb. He was on the first board of directors when the decision was made that Lima needed to [...]