Supporters honored at United Church Homes Event

Trinity Church United Church of Christ received the Diakonie Award, which is presented to congregations that have demonstrated faithfulness, generosity, compassion and encouragement in their support of the UCH mission and its communities. The church has provided volunteers and financial support through special offerings and regular mission giving since Chapel…

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2017 UCH Golf Outing

  REGISTER BY SEPTEMBER 1 Schedule for the Day Schedule for the Day 8:00 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast 8:45 a.m. Call to Carts 9:00 a.m. Shotgun Start Return to the clubhouse for lunch and prizes after tournament play. How to Register Register by email: csandridge@uchinc.org Register by phone: 740.382.4885…

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Congratulations to Chapel Hill’s Melanie Sims

Yes, that's Melanie Sims, Chapel Hill's staff relations manager, celebrating her newly minted bachelor's degree in Long Term Care Administration from Kent State University's Stark County campus. Melanie is a recipient of The Ralph C. and Sue Quellhorst Program for Leadership Education and Endowment Fund, named in honor of a…

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Cruise In to Chapel Hill

Cruise in and enjoy Famous Herky Burgers, door prizes, 50/50 drawing and dash plaques. Early registration is $10 and includes meal voucher, dash plaque and a chance to win door prizes. Additional burgers are will be available for $2. Call Dale for early registration at 330.854.4177 by June 15.

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Chapel Hill Participates in National Research Trial

Chapel Hill Community is engaged in a research trial to test the effectiveness of two cognitive rehabilitation therapies developed to improve psychological symptoms (apathy and depressed mood), the quality of life, and cognitive and physical functioning in older adults living with mild to moderate dementia. The two cognitive therapies are…

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Kahlua: Service Dog Extraordinaire

Most of us already know that pets can be great sources of comfort and healing, especially in the face of loss. But Kahlua is not just an ordinary pet. He is the Chocolate Labradoodle who assists one of the residents of Chapel Hill Community in Canal Fulton, Ohio. He’s special…

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Chapel Hill Hosts Ribbon-Cutting for Kroft Commons

Chapel Hill Community, A United Church Homes Community, dedicated 12 new cottages at a ribbon-cutting ceremony for independent living residences, Kroft Commons on November 12, 2014. There are 28 cottages in Kroft Commons, each measuring a spacious 1388 square feet, with two bedrooms, two baths and attached garages. The ceremony…

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Chapel Hill Community Honors Faithful Donors

(Canal Fulton) – Chapel Hill Community honored faithful supporters at a special Donor Appreciation Dinner held on June 26 at Chapel Hill Community. This year, three awards were presented -- the Ben M. Herbster Award presented to a devoted donor, the Spirit Award to an enthusiastic volunteer, and the Diakonie…

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Chapel Hill Community Earns National Award for Quality

(Canal Fulton) – Chapel Hill healthcare community owned and operated by United Church Homes has been recognized as a 2014 recipient of the “Bronze Commitment to Quality” award for their dedication to improving the lives of residents through dependable quality care. The award is one of three distinctions possible through…

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Introducing Our New Chalice Partner Program

United Church Homes is launching a new initiative to solidify its engagement with specific community churches and congregation members. The Chalice Partner Program facilitates the organization’s long tradition of building relationships and support among congregations, individuals and UCH communities. The program not only promotes financial support of the mission of…

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Chaplaincy Services

Rev. Sandy Hutchinson ‘A ministry of love’ Rev. Sandy Hutchinson has served as chaplain at Chapel Hill Retirement Community in Canal Fulton, Ohio, since 2001. Rev. Sandy provides spiritual support for residents, families and staff. She conducts ecumenical Sunday worship services and weekly Bible study. She makes hospital calls, attends…

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Fast Track Rehab Renovations Promote Recovery and Renewal

When Deb from Oxford Township needed to recover after surgery, Parkvue was her logical choice. With new private suites, engaged healing experts and a completely revamped look, the Fast Track Rehab units at Parkvue in Sandusky, Ohio, and Chapel Hill in Canal Fulton, Ohio, now resemble luxury retreats more than…

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Heritage Trip

The Rev. Joyce E. Schroer of Paradise United Church of Christ in Louisville, Ohio, shares her time spent with select United Church Homes communities and her Confirmation Class of 2013. “Generation after generation stands in awe of your work; each one tells stories of your mighty acts.” Psalm 145:4 What…

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