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Fairhaven Community has long been a valuable source of information for our residents and their family members.

AARP Foundation
AARP is a nonprofit organization advocating for those age 50 and over. Its website includes a wide variety of resources that are important to the older population.

Administration on Aging
An Agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, the AoA develops home and community services that help elderly individuals maintain their health and independence. Its website provides a collection of resources for seniors including news, benefits and government programs.

Alzheimer’s Association
Working on a global, national and local level the Alzheimer’s Association provides support to those affected by Alzheimer’s and other dementias. Visit the association’s website to learn about signs and symptoms, stages, diagnosis, research progress, treatment and care.

Alzheimer's Foundation of America
Uniting more than 1,600 organizations that are dedicated to meeting the educational, social, emotional and practical needs of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and related illnesses, and their caregivers and families.

American Geriatrics Society
Composed of over 6,000 health professionals, the American Geriatrics Society prides itself in “improving the health, independence and quality of life for all older people.” Its website will keep you up-to-date on recent developments in geriatrics.

American Healthcare Association
A non-profit federation of affiliate state health organizations, together representing more than 11,000 non-profit and for-profit retirement communities that care for approximately one million elderly and disabled individuals each day.

American Society on Aging
Bound by the common goal of enhancing the quality of life for older adults and their families, the American Society on Aging website features professional education and the latest research information on aging.

Assisted Living Research Institute

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
An agency within the United States Department of Health and Human Services whom are responsible for administration of several key federal health care programs such as Medicare and Medicaid.

Children of Aging Parents

CAPS website provides support and resources to caregivers for their aging loved ones.

Control My Future Today
A subscription based information website whose mission is to educate older-adults and their loved ones so they can be empowered as educated consumers to make the necessary decisions affecting their quality of life, health and well-being. 

Council for Health and Human Service Ministries
CHHSM is a community of leaders and organizations committed to advancing the healing and service ministry of Jesus Christ. With 73 corporate members, all affiliated with the United Church of Christ, CHHSM operates 363 communities and programs for children, youth, families, older adults and people with disabilities. 

Daily Chief Union
Local news and sports reporting for Wyandot county, Ohio.

FDA Drug Recalls
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) keeps a current listing of drug recalls and notices older than 60 days on its website. If you have a medicine that has been recalled, talk to your health care professional about the best course of action. NOTE: The recalls on the list are generally Class I., which means there is a reasonable probability that the use of or exposure to a violative product will cause serious adverse health consequences or death.

Huntington’s Disease Society of America
A national non-profit voluntary health agency dedicated to finding a cure for Huntington’s disease.

An association of 6,000 nonprofit organizations dedicated to making America a better place to grow old.

LeadingAge Ohio
The advocate of not-for-profit services of older Ohioans.

Provides information about the parts of Medicare, what’s new, and how to find Medicare plans, facilities, or providers.

Mesothelioma Center
The Mesothelioma Center works with older adults who have been diagnosed with mesothelioma cancer to help them find local doctors, treatment centers and support groups.

National Council on Aging
The NCOA is the link between nonprofit organizations, business and government entities. Its website provides a collection of information for older adults, aging professionals and caregivers.

Ohio Assisted Living Association
Representing over 350 Ohio communities, OALA is a strong voice on all issues affecting assisted living. Their mission is to promote the continued growth of quality assisted living in Ohio and to ensure its place as an integral part of the long-term care continuum.

Ohio Department of Aging

The Ohio Department of Aging administers Ohio’s funding from state and federal sources and oversees multiple programs on aging. Its website provides information on state and national policies, aging-related research and health and wellness issues

Ohio Department of Health
Protecting and improving the health of all Ohioans by preventing disease, promoting good health and assuring access to quality health care.

Ohio Department of Veterans Services
Actively identifying, connect with, and advocating for veterans & their families in the Ohio area.

Ohio Person-Centered Care Coalition
Influencing and supporting a transformational culture change in Ohio’s long-term care environments where all individuals can experience meaning and purpose.

Ohio State University, Office of Geriatrics and Gerontology
The Office of Geriatrics and Gerontology at Ohio State University provides health and social services to society’s older citizens. Visit its website to learn about Ohio State’s strides in aging research as well as health care and clinical services.

Ohio Health Care Association
Providing information and educational resources to Ohio’s long-term care providers, their suppliers, consultants and to the public at large.

Ohio Medicaid
Improving health care outcomes in Ohio by assuring access to quality health care for eligible Ohioans.

Senior Correspondent
A seasoned view of the world, engaging older adults in reporting on their lives.

The Council For Health and Human Service Ministries
A community of leaders and organizations committed to advancing the healing and service ministry of Jesus Christ.

Wyandot Online
A community resource guide with news, weather, sports, classifieds, jobs, obituaries, entertainment, attractions in Upper Sandusky, Carey and other area communities in Wyandot County.


Community News

Frisch recognized with LUV Award at Fairhaven Community

Sharon Frisch, LUV Award recipient

UPPER SANDUSKY – Sharon Frisch, a licensed practical nurse at Fairhaven Community, a United Church Homes community, has been recognized with the Living UCH Values (LUV) Award for 2018.

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The LUV Award

Living UCH Values (LUV) Award

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Learn more about the Living UCH Values (LUV) Award

To nominate a staff member for the LUV Award please contact the Human Resources Office.

Community, Wholeness and Peace

In honor of our Vision, Mission & Core Values, United Church Homes has added three videos to our YouTube channel. We're inspired. We think you will be, too.

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5 Star Award Fairhaven

Fairhaven is a 2017 SAGECare Platinum member

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