BETHANY

Bethany Village To Host 2014 Summer Series Workshops for Social Workers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (DAYTON, May 1, 2014) Bethany Village, a continuing care retirement community in Dayton, Ohio, will host the 2014 Summer Series Workshops for social workers and counselors. The workshops are sponsored in part by Catholic Social Services of the Miami Valley, Family Service Association, Inc., Graceworks Lutheran Services and Jewish Family Services of […]

Music Therapy visited by University of Dayton and WHIO Media

Bethany Village had the opportunity to showcase our Music Therapy program and our collaboration with the University of Dayton recently.  We had the pleasure of showcasing our program this morning when a TV news crew from Channel 7 filmed the students and our residents enjoying the music.  UD Music Therapy students complete their required clinical […]

Fountain Place renovations please patrons

Homestead residents expressed a desire to have the Fountain Place dining room updated with an open, spacious feel including expanded walkways. They also wanted large circular tables and quieter environment to facilitate conversation. The salad bar and self-service area needed updating. Executive Chef Eric Williams and Sean Dodson, Director of Facilities, listened and created a […]

Sign Language at Bethany Village

Amber, Life Enrichment Coordinator for Cascade, recently started a new activity called “Learning Sign Language.” The activity idea was born when Amber realized resident Irene was feeling left out of activities and conversations. Irene is deaf. Amber just knew all the other residents (and staff!) wanted her to be included. “I looked up some basic […]

Honoring National Social Workers Month

We would like to take this time to acknowledge our wonderful staff of our social workers. Our social workers provide services across the Bethany Village continuum of care and Housing services, helping to effectively and compassionately assist our residents through the phases of aging or other difficult life challenges in a way in which their […]

Bethany Village Nursing Care Mentors Program

While the on-boarding of new staff Resident Care Technicians (RCT) receive extensive training. Karen Webb, Nursing Orientation Coordinator, recognized that new employees could use further support and assistance after they start working. She felt that they could use a helpful hand to further welcome them onto the care team as well as ramp up their already […]

St. Patrick’s Day ice cream social

The fun-loving residents of Bethany Village Vista Place apartments and Bethany Village Cottages celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with an old fashioned ice cream social.Joan St. John and Virginia McKee cheerfully greet other residents as they entered Vista Place Lounge to celebrate. They, along with the help of Kathy Klein, Bethany Village Life Enrichment Team Leader, […]

Anna MayWeber turns 100 years old

On March 7, 2014, we honored Mrs. Anna May Weber on her 100 birthday with a luncheon celebration in Woodview at the Linden House.   The room was cheerfully decorated with spring colors and the tables with fresh spring tulips and balloons. A birthday cake was shared with those in attendance; her immediate family, fellow Woodview […]