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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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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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Jennings temporarily suspends adult day services

Sunday, March 15, 2020

Jennings has made the difficult decision that we will need to temporarily suspend adult day services through April 1, 2020. As you know from everything in the news, it has become increasingly important to have physical distance from one another to stop the spread of COVID-19. We have consulted with our medical director and considered [more…]

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Community

Saturday, March 14, 2020

It has been an unimaginable week for all of us. As an organization and as a nation, we have had to make difficult decisions and learn at a rapid pace. We know this is especially difficult for residents and families; our amazing staff shares this weight. But when we turn to Jennings’ values – respect, [more…]

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