Well wishes pour in from across Ohio
CLEVELAND, March 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ten years ago, Joseph's Home opened its doors to homeless men in need of a place to recuperate after being discharged from local hospitals. In celebration of its 10th anniversary, Joseph's Home, a ministry of the Sisters of Charity Health System, has unveiled a new logo and announced two upcoming events that the public is invited to attend.
Anniversary events open to the public are:
More information about these events is available by calling Joseph's Home at 216-685-1551.
"More than 400 men have passed through the doors of Joseph's Home since 2000 and out into the world with a renewed sense of self, better health, and new educational and job opportunities," says Georgette Jackson, executive director, Joseph's Home. "Joseph's Home is truly a blessing to the community and we are so honored to celebrate its many milestones throughout its first 10 years."
Several state and local lawmakers have sent anniversary congratulations to Joseph's Home, including:
Joseph's Home, a Ministry of the Sisters of Charity Health System, provides a nurturing, caring environment for men without resources who have acute medical needs, helping them heal and achieve independence. It is the only facility of its kind in Northeast Ohio. For more information, visit www.josephshome.com.
About the Sisters of Charity Health System
The Sisters of Charity Health System was established in 1982 as the parent corporation for the sponsored ministries of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine in Ohio and South Carolina. The Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine, since its founding in 1851, continue their faith-based legacy of high quality, compassionate care in partnership with its co-ministers who are the heart and hands of the ministry.
The Sisters of Charity Health System sponsors St. Vincent Charity Medical Center in Cleveland, Mercy Medical Center in Canton, Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals, a leading cardiovascular center in South Carolina, which includes Providence Hospital/Providence Heart Institute and Providence Hospital Northeast in Columbia, South Carolina. In a joint venture with University Hospitals of Cleveland, the Sisters of Charity Health System also sponsors St. John Medical Center in Westlake, Ohio. All are Catholic. The organization also oversees three grant-making foundations located in Cleveland and Canton, Ohio, and Columbia, SC. Each foundation sponsors significant community initiatives and collaborations that address causes and consequences of poverty.
Other health and human services and education-related organizations within the Sisters of Charity Health System include Cleveland's Joseph's Home, a unique residential care center for homeless men, Canton's Early Childhood Resource Center for people working in childcare in all settings; and Healthy Learners, a South Carolina health care resource for children from low-income families. The Sisters of Charity Health System also provides residential eldercare services at Regina Health Center in Richfield, Ohio, and Light of Hearts Villa in Bedford, Ohio. Light of Hearts Villa is jointly sponsored by the Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati.
For more information on the Sisters of Charity Health System or its individual health care and outreach ministries, visit sistersofcharityhealth.org.
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