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Consumer Credit Counseling Service Announces New Hours for Sidney Office

Contact: Melodee Sheils 937-534-7906 msheils@graceworks.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: (DAYTON, Ohio) — Consumer Credit Counseling Service (CCCS), a program of Graceworks Lutheran Services, has new hours for its Sidney office, located at 1245 Wapakoneta Avenue, Suite A. Effective immediately, the Sidney office hours are: Monday 8:00am-noon Tuesday 12:30pm-7:00pm Wednesday 12:30pm-7:00pm Thursday 8:00am-noon Teri Watkins, a native […]

Poll Shows Young Adults May be Overlooking good Financial Advice Resources

Baby boomer generation performing well in many areas of financial management Moms may receive a book on personal finance as their Mother’s Day gift this year, as the National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) recent online poll revealed that if financial advice were needed, more people would reach out to dad than mom for help.  Moreover, […]

High Customer Satisfaction Survey Scores Earned

Customer Satisfaction Surveys by the Ohio Department of Aging and the Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman are conducted biennially by an objective, third party agency that performs face-to-face interviews with residents in each long-term care and assisted living facility. The surveys are designed to measure satisfaction of residents with regard to their quality […]

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 […]

Graceworks Celebrates Volunteers

Graceworks held many volunteer appreciation events in every service line during the month of April. Some of the highlights include an event at Good Shepherd in Greenfield, Indiana (Housing Services) where the Mayor spoke about volunteering and an event for the Senior Companion program where a comic entertained the crowd. Several Bethany Village residents are […]

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 […]

Happy Easter! by Pastor Bob Ashburn

Easter is April 20th this year and it is the biggest Sunday festival of the Christian Church. It is based upon the resurrection of Jesus our Lord, which took place three days after his death on the cross. The church celebrates this resurrection to new life because with Christ’s resurrection the rest of us have […]

Honoring Maundy Thursday and Good Friday

Maundy Thursday and Good Friday are the Thursday and Friday before Easter. That word “Maundy” comes from the word for commandment, for on Maundy Thursday Jesus gave his followers the commandment to love one another. This is also the day when Jesus instituted the sacrament of Holy Communion using the bread and the cup, in […]