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Parkinson's Disease Awareness Month: Facing the challenge, living in joy

Posted on April 25, 2016

Meet Don who lives at The Commons assisted living in Maranatha, a Presbyterian Homes & Services (PHS) community located in Brooklyn Center, MN....

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On Earth Day and every day, Presbyterian Homes & Services practices environmental stewardship

Posted on April 22, 2016

Stewardship is one of the stated values of Presbyterian Homes & Services (PHS). To recycle, reduce, and reuse is to follow God’s instructions to seek the welfare of the communities where we are called to serve (Jeremiah...

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60 Years Honoring God: 2015 Report to the Community

Posted on April 15, 2016

Today, Presbyterian Homes & Services releases the 2015 Report to the Community. The report provides an overview of Presbyterian Homes & Services’ (PHS) activities, accomplishments and resources from October 1, 2014...

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The Chaplain's Care

Posted on April 5, 2016

Presbyterian Homes & Services (PHS) is committed to the spiritual care of residents and their families. Chaplains consider it a privilege to minister to residents no matter what life brings their way and they always maintain...

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Easter: A Different Dimension

Posted on March 26, 2016

Ah, March! The wonderful month when winter morphs into spring! It bursts upon us with hope and promise; it comes new and fresh, and, oh, so welcome! Even though it has not been a severe winter, it is something of a relief to be...

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PHS Supports Philippine Medical Mission

Posted on March 24, 2016

Imagine seeing clearly for the first time through a new pair of eyeglasses or breathing easier after the first dose of medicine from an inhaler. Imagine rediscovering a smile because a simple tooth is repaired or a complex tumor...

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Wellness: Thoughts about Thinking

Posted on March 18, 2016

Wellness is defined in Webster's Dictionary as, "The focus of health on the whole person." To achieve optimal wellness, Presbyterian Homes & Services' (PHS) WINGS® wellness focuses on six key areas of health—intellectual,...

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Carondelet Village celebrates Sister Mary Madonna Ashton, 2016 National Women's History Month Honoree

Posted on March 15, 2016

Carondelet Village resident, Mary Madonna Ashton, CSJ, is among the 15 women who will be honored during March as the 2016 National Women’s History Month Honorees by the National Women’s History Project. Sister Mary...

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After a hospital stay: planning ahead for a safe transition home

Posted on February 29, 2016

Scheduling a hospital stay for surgery or treatment? What about contingencies for an unexpected hospitalization? Finding the right care for your health or that of a loved one after being discharged from the hospital is an important...

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