St. Augustine, Author at St. Augustine Health Ministries

Debra Von Enck: Helping Patients and Families Through Their Final Chapter Together

The interdisciplinary team at Holy Family Hospice combines expert medical care, pain management and emotional and spiritual support to help guide patients and families through their final chapter together. We tailor service according to each patient’s needs and wishes. Clinical Nurse Specialists have advanced their educations and obtained a master's degree and additional certification. This [...]

Child Enrichment Center 20th Anniversary Reunion

The St. Augustine Child Enrichment Center welcomed over 50 current and former students and their families to a reunion cookout in celebration of their 20th anniversary on Wednesday, July 18. Students reminisced over burgers and hot dogs and friendly games of cornhole and basketball.This first reunion was a great success as students and families came [...]

Bishop Perez Visits Hospice Patients

Bishop Nelson Perez, Catholic Diocese of Cleveland, visited Holy Family Hospice on Tuesday, July 16th.  Director, Kristin Graham and Director of Nursing, Joe stupecki led him on a tour and shared the rich history of Holy Family, one that dates back to 1956. Founded by the Dominican Sisters of Hawthorne, Holy Family was the first [...]

Pony Brings Smiles to Campus

Pony Brings Smiles to Campus The residents of St. Augustine were treated to a special visit this week. Faces lit up as Silver, a Shetland pony, made his rounds. Residents were under the tent being entertained by the singing cowboy, Mr. Bill.  Silver and Cowboy Bill are from Pony Tales Farm Rescue. Pet-therapy has been [...]

Emerald Village Gives Back!

Emerald Village Residents Volunteer at the Friendship APL of Elyria      Recently, the residents at Emerald Village Senior Living took some time out of their day to volunteer at the Friendship Animal Protective League (APL) of Elyria. Residents made toys, blankets and homemade dog treats to take to the facility. Our residents wanted to [...]