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Join us for our virtual speaker

Monday, August 16, 2021

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Please register to join us for our next virtual speaker August 25: Identifying signs of Alzheimers Disease
Alzheimer’s causes changes in memory, thinking and behavior that are not normal aging. Join us to learn about the difference between normal aging and Alzheimer’s. It is important to identify these factors so the individual can benefit from available resources. Presented by Alzheimer’s Association.

Grab your lunch and join us online or by phone for each speaker from 12:00noon – 1:00p.m. Free registration and no cost to participate. Join online or by phone.

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Culinary services team cooks up birthday surprise

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

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There are so many ways to make a person’s day. Juanita is celebrating her birthday while recovering at Jennings, and when the culinary services team heard that she wished she could have her favorite meal…they jumped into action. They prepared her favorite pork chop and potato, which she said was delicious and made her day!

#SmallActsGreatLove#CulinaryServices#BirthdayMeal#AllInThisTogether

Governor repeats visiting restrictions (9/17/20)

Friday, September 18, 2020

While the Jennings staff welcomes the opportunity for families to visit their loved ones in a way that is safe, the ability to open indoor visitation has not yet been granted. Jennings will continue to follow the state and federal regulations pertaining to visiting.

Ohio Department of Aging Director Ursel McElroy stated last week that she [more…]

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Jennings recognizes volunteers with annual awards

Wednesday, September 9, 2020

Jennings is honored to recognize the volunteers who selflessly give of their time and compassion. This year has changed our ability to welcome volunteers each day, and we miss their joyful participation in our ministry. Though pandemic did not allow us to celebrate with our annual volunteer luncheon, we continued with recognizing honorees for two [more…]

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Family Update

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Dear residents and families,

I hope this email finds you all healthy and content. We know this was a particularly difficult time for many families, as it is also emotional for us to be away from our own families at a time when we usually gather together. We appreciate you all very much. Thank you for [more…]

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Independent Living Request

Monday, April 6, 2020

Recommendations April 4, 2020

We urge independent living residents in our apartments, cottages and villa homes to continue taking precautions outlined by Governor Mike DeWine and the CDC to help prevent COVID-19. These include the following:

Caregivers and visitors: Please discontinue all
non-essential support. We know several residents receive support from outside
caregivers. These professionals see many people in [more…]

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Jennings’ Poetry Project

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

April is National Poetry Month. We invite you to join the Jennings community in writing poetry and prose throughout the month.

Our daily poetry prompts will spark your creativity in the spirit of others involved in Jennings’ Poetry Project. Whether you are a novice writer or a pro, we hope you will consider sharing your work [more…]

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Essential staff

Sunday, March 22, 2020

March 22, 2020—Governor Mike DeWine announced that the Ohio Department of Health issued an order to stay at home as of March 23, 2020 at 11:59p.m. Please be reassured that Jennings is considered an essential business, and Jennings staff will continue to serve residents with quality, compassionate care. Thank you, Jennings staff, as you continue [more…]

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Family Update March 19, 2020

Friday, March 20, 2020

Brecksville | Chardon | Garfield Heights | Shaker Heights www.jenningsohio.org/coronavirus

Dear Residents and Family members,

We hope you are all healthy and managing well as each day brings change. Our priority is the health and wellness of individuals we serve and the staff who serves them. Jennings staff, like the rest of the world, continues to [more…]

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Child care services update

Thursday, March 19, 2020

As of the end of the day – Thursday, March 19, 2020 – The Learning Circle will temporarily suspend care for all children except children of Jennings staff members, health care workers and emergency responders.We are grateful for the relationships we have developed, and we pray for everyone’s continued wellness.

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