The ribbon has officially been cut at LIFE Armstrong County, bringing much-needed comprehensive health services to eligible older adults who would like to remain living independently in their own homes.
Lutheran SeniorLife will participate in Pittsburgh Gives, A Day of Giving on May 5, 2015 thanks to a grant from the Butler County Endowment Foundation. Individuals that are interested in having their gift to Lutheran SeniorLife matched,... Continue Reading >
When Passavant Community resident Betty Gee was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease five years ago, her doctor told her that eventually she may lose the ability to speak due to changes in her brain – and they were right.
Nearly 200 women, including LIFE Program staff, Lutheran SeniorLife employees and family members, attended the second annual LIFE Programs Purse Bash at the Mars VFW, raising close to $13,000 to provide Christmas gifts to more than 500 LIFE... Continue Reading >
In Pennsylvania, chronic diseases are the main cause of death and disability. Studies show that post-hospital in-home care is effective in managing acute chronic disease issues, but when patients meet the maximum number of allowable days of... Continue Reading >
A new program at Passavant Community will help alleviate some of the challenges and worry for caretakers living on campus and in surrounding neighborhoods. My Day Out, an adult day program in the Abundant Life Center, offers a safe, caring... Continue Reading >
Responding to a need in the community and an appeal from some pastors of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America in Armstrong County for an alternative to nursing home care for aging adults, Lutheran SeniorLife has partnered with ACMH Hospital... Continue Reading >
Congratulations to Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Helenkay Smith (center) on reaching a prestigious career milestone as the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics Outstanding Dietetic Educator for 2015. She is the Nutrition Specialist at... Continue Reading >
In its new location in the Abundant Life Center at Passavant Community, the Gift Shop has been able to spread out and extend its inventory. Not only does this make for a better shopping experience, but it allows the shop to donate even more... Continue Reading >