liaserpico, Author at St. Augustine Health Ministries

Faith, fate often factor into housing choices for older adults

September/October 2016: (Northeast Ohio Catholic): Peg Hopkins checked out several independent living facilities before deciding on Emerald Village Senior Living in North Olmsted. A widow and the mother of five, she loved that the facility had a chapel and was next door to St. Clarence Church. "I'm mostly involved with Catholic things and I need [...]

After 60 years, Holy Family remains at the forefront of hospice care

Sept. 1, 2016: (Smart Business): Longevity isn’t a word often found at end-of-life care facilities. But longevity describes the St. Augustine Health Ministries’ Holy Family Home, celebrating 60 years of hospice care in Greater Cleveland. Founded in 1956 by the Dominican Sisters of Hawthorne, Holy Family was a prototype for end-of-life care even before the [...]