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Technology, creativity connect Jennings at Brecksville residents

Sunday, May 17, 2020

Like all of us, the residents of Jennings at Brecksville are weathering a new normal. Jennings at Brecksville staff harnessed the power of creativity and technology to keep residents connected to each other and their families.

Up until March 2020, Jennings has used an app to share information on the resident televisions and with families, such [more…]

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Jennings thanks all the helpers for your generosity!

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Popular children’s show host Mr. Rogers once said in difficult times, his mother “would say to me, ‘Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.’ To this day, especially in times of ‘disaster,’ I remember my mother’s words and I am always comforted by realizing that there are still so many [more…]

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Beware of increased scams

Thursday, April 23, 2020

The Department of Justice recently announced that it continues to disrupt hundreds of online COVID-19 related scams, through public and private sector cooperative efforts. As of April 21, 2020, the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) has received and reviewed more than 3,600 complaints related to COVID-19 scams, many of which operated from websites that [more…]

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Spirituality and You: Hope

Monday, April 20, 2020

Easter remains a source of great joy and hope – hope of life eternal for all.

This Easter season is certainly different from anything we have experienced during most of our lifetimes. The coronavirus, stay-at-home orders from the government, isolation, hand-washing and social distancing have certainly impacted our daily lives. Despite all of this, the [more…]

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Lake Catholic student makes PPE for Jennings

Monday, April 6, 2020

We are abundantly blessed and grateful! Lake Catholic junior John Olenik put forth his time and talent when Jennings President and CEO Allison Salopeck put out the request for personal protective equipment (PPE). John made 600 face shields for Jennings – at cost – for Jennings staff. Personal protective equipment is extremely limited right now, [more…]

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Spirituality and You: A Message of Hope

Monday, April 6, 2020

Lord, you are calling to us, calling us to faith. Which
is not so much believing that you exist, but coming to you and trusting in you.
You are calling on us to seize this time of trial as a time of choosing.
It is not the time of your judgement, but of our judgement: a
time to choose what [more…]

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Lake Catholic High School donates supplies

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

We were blessed to connect with Lake Catholic High School President Mark Crowley, who dropped off goggles the school gathered from their science labs along with a few boxes of gloves for our staff. Mr. Crowley generously delivered them to Allison Quick Salopeck, President and CEO at Jennings, who is an alumna of Lake [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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