Parkvue’s Opening Minds through Art summer session begins

  OMA is an evidence-based, award-winning program developed by Scripps Gerontology Center at Miami University in Ohio. Led by trained facilitators Amy DiFilippo, Thess Miller, Sharon Tipton and Samantha Williams, each OMA session provides an opportunity for older adults living with dementia to express themselves creatively. The program pairs people…

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2018 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 online: Click Here Register by email: nlongmeier@uchinc.org…

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Residents Continue Ritual of Giving

  Residents of Chapel Hill, Fairhaven, Parkvue and Trinity communities collectively gave more than $20,300 to local, national and international charities in 2017 through worship service collections. This practice has deep meaning for many people who choose to live at United Church Homes. “The residents love to give,” said Rev.…

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United Church Homes Embraces Innovative Technologies with K4Connect

K4Connect is a technology company creating solutions to serve and empower older adults and people living with disabilities. The flagship K4Community product integrates home automation, connected health and social engagement software to promote better, more independent lives for older adults living in senior living communities. With K4Connect, residents can fully…

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United Church Homes earns Platinum certification in LGBT cultural competency training

The certification, which will be valid for the remainder of 2017 and the 2018 calendar year, comes from Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders, commonly known as SAGE. The SAGECare program trains residential healthcare providers and others that work with and advocate for older adults. “Many LGBT older adults may…

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Supporters honored at United Church Homes event

Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church 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. Parkvue Community has been the focus of Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church’s spiritual care for more…

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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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Importance of Community Chaplains

Providing spiritual care and comfort for people who are experiencing life’s difficulties, and having trained and credentialed pastors present and available when residents, families, friends and staff struggle with illness, grief, loss, or pain. That’s one way to describe what makes United Church Homes different and distinctive. We believe that…

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Parkvue “Memory Lane”

Parkvue Place employees were inspired recently. A resident showing off his wedding photos motivated staff to create a bulletin board in a common area to showcase resident baby and wedding photos. Residents had a grand time talking about their past, and guessing whose photos were shown on the board. Some…

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Parkvue Place receives deficiency free survey!

Congratulations to Parkvue Place, assisted and residential living, for receiving a deficiency free survey! United Church Homes answers to a higher calling of care. Working together, we share a commitment to excellence, teamwork, caregiving and healing. A big thank you goes out to all of our staff in helping make…

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Parkvue Community Opens New Therapy Gym

Parkvue Community recently announced the opening of a newly built 2,300 square foot addition to its therapy gym. The project included the acquisition of new state-of-the-art therapy equipment and additional space for occupational therapy to improve the training program that helps patients return home following surgery or hospitalization. A new…

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Parkvue Community Honors Faithful Donors

(Sandusky) – Parkvue Community honored faithful supporters at a special dinner event held on June 24, at Plum Brook Country Club. This year, three awards were presented; the Ben M. Herbster Award presented to devoted donors, the Spirit Award to an enthusiastic volunteer, and the Diakonie Award to a supportive…

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Parkvue Community Earns National Award for Quality

(Sandusky) – Parkvue 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 the National…

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