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News and Events

There's always plenty of good news and activities to share. Visit often to keep up-to-date on the latest information and news from the senior care and affordable housing communities of United Church Homes.

Helping LGBT Seniors Age Successfully

The aging process is often difficult, even in the best of circumstances.

A decline in health, the adjustment to new living arrangements and a loss of independence are among the challenges that can lead to tension and depression for seniors. That’s why having an effective support system is crucial in making the transition safely and comfortably.

Sonya Nichols, with resident Elizabeth Ratliff, feels welcome at Trinity in Dayton, Ohio.

As an openly gay woman, Sonya Nichols says she had never experienced discrimination — at least not directly. Her former employer was not “gay friendly,” but the environment wasn’t explicitly hostile.

Board votes to include gender identity and expression in hiring and welcome statements

Marion, Ohio, May 10, 2012 — United Church Homes affirmed its tradition of inclusion and innovation today by expanding its hiring, admissions and care policy non-discrimination statements to include gender identity and expression. The unanimous vote by the United Church Homes (UCH) board of directors expands UCH’s ministry, and articulates a policy of welcoming same-gender loving couples and transgender persons into UCH communities.

Every Monday, Wednesday and Thursday you’ll find Janet McDaniel delivering mail at Fairhaven Community.

Corporate News

  • Campaign for Abundant Life

    Posted: December 06, 2018

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  • A Journey from Kenya to Friendship Plaza

    Posted: December 06, 2018

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  • Supporters Honored at Donor Appreciation Events

    Posted: December 04, 2018

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  • UCH Supports Staff Members through Liver Transplant

    Posted: December 04, 2018

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  • Charitable Giving Strategies for Those 70 ½+: The Charitable IRA Rollover

    Posted: December 03, 2018

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Century Club

Celebrating 100 years


United Church Homes celebrates our Centennial Year by honoring residents who also turn 100 years old or older in 2016. 

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UCH Events

  • Monthly Caring for the Caregiver Programs Held at Fairhaven

    Posted: September 05, 2014

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  • Exercise with Brian

    Posted: June 04, 2012

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