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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 […]

Avoid Penalties – File your taxes ontime

Well, it’s that time of year again, and none of us should be surprised, really, that our taxes are due on April 15th. “Listen carefully, our taxes are DUE on April 15th,” states Melodee Sheils, Director of Consumer Credit Counseling Service (CCCS). She continues, “So, accept the inevitable, don’t panic and do file.” What you […]

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 […]

Are You a Turkey?

Get three strikes in a row on Wii Bowling to earn the honor of being called a Turkey. Bethany Village has four teams participating in a Wii bowling conference through the National Senior League (www.NSLgames.com) that has more than 310 teams participating. Currently, our four teams named Red’s Rollers, Magic Marker, Senior Strikers and Buckeye […]

Be a Part of MEMORY DAY, Join the Virtual Visit

Today Alzheimer’s advocates from across Ohio are convening at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus to rally legislative support for the 230,000 Ohioans living with this disease and their 600,000 caregivers. You can make their VOICES stronger by taking action now and asking your legislator to support the Alzheimer’s Respite Line Item 490-414 (Department of Aging).  […]

National Volunteer Week April 6-12, 2014

Graceworks will recognize hundreds of volunteers through 28 different appreciation activities in Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky during April and May. In 2013, more than 900 Graceworks volunteers provided 102,298 hours of service with an estimated fair market value of $1,930,363. “Your commitment to Faithful Caring makes a positive difference in the lives of our residents […]

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 […]