May 2013

Jennings is proud that LeadingAge Ohio recognized the following staff members as Jennings’ 2013 LeadingAge STARS: Denise Broadnax, Dolly Soyosa, Yvonne Smith, Linda Ziemba and Dana Brown. Together with Jennings’ honorees, the STARS staff members from other LeadingAge Ohio organizations throughout our Northeast Ohio region were honored at a May luncheon hosted by Jennings.

The STARS program annually recognizes employees of not-for-profit providers of services for older Ohioans who have been nominated by their employer or residents for exemplary service. STARS employees are honored at luncheons in LeadingAge Ohio’s eight regions throughout Ohio.

Remember the fallen on Memorial Day

Monday, May 27, 2013

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Please take a moment this Memorial Day to pray for families whose service members did not come home. We are grateful for their service.  Do you know the history of this day of remembrance? If not, click here to find some interesting information on the Veterans Administration web site.

Pentecost news

Monday, May 20, 2013

As we celebrate Pentecost, please pray for the Sisters of the Holy Spirit, our sponsors, who are also celebrating their feast day today.

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Unleash the power of age during Older Americans Month!

Sunday, May 5, 2013

Every year since 1963, May has been the month to appreciate and celebrate the vitality and aspirations of older adults and their contributions and achievements. It is a proud tradition that shows our nation’s commitment to honor the value that elders continue to contribute to our communities.

This year’s Older Americans Month theme – “Unleash the [more…]

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Coupons available for farmers markets

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Older Americans Month tip: Adults over 60 may qualify for coupons to purchase fresh fruit, vegetables, herbs and honey at local farmers markets.
Fresh fruits and vegetables are an important part of federal dietary guidelines. They are also good sources of fiber; low in sugar, fat and sodium; and nutrient-rich, yet low in calories. In addition, [more…]

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