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Maintain Your Balance and Dexterity as You Age

Date Published: Jan 28 2019

Have you or your loved one been tripping?  Are you or your loved one using furniture to walk around the house? Do you or your loved one genuinely act fatigued by getting up and walking around? Have you or a loved one developed a fear of falling?

St. Clare Commons Earned Nursing Care Center Accreditation

Date Published: Apr 26 2017

CHI Living Communities St. Clare Commons announced it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Nursing Care Center Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. 

Four Ways to Improve Brain Health

Date Published: Jan 22 2017

Aging is a part of life. As we grow older, often our mind slows down, we can become forgetful and it can be harder to multi-task. This natural part of aging has been referred to as mild cognitive impairment (MCI). 

Christmas Giving is Alive at St. Clare Commons

Date Published: Dec 04 2016

Help members of St. Clare Commons spread the holiday spirit with a gift for Toys for Tots and/or an addition to the Mitten, Scarf & Hat Tree for Bethany House.

Ten Signs Your Older Loved One May Need Some Help

Date Published: Nov 09 2016

When Becky’s sister asked how their mother was “really doing” after a whirlwind weekend of relatives in town, a bridal shower and a milestone birthday celebration, she was told, “Okay.” But was she?


New Branding for Franciscan Living Communities Announced

Date Published: Oct 25 2016

Franciscan Living Communities long-term care facilities are being rebranded as part of CHI Living Communities, a national business of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI). Sylvania Franciscan Health became part of CHI in 2014.

CEO Recognition Award Earned

Date Published: Oct 23 2016

CHI Living Communities earned the Chief Executive Officer’s Recognition Award for being among the Top Five high achievers in the Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) 2016 Performance Culture Assessment.

Executive Director Named

Date Published: Aug 04 2016

The leadership of St. Clare Commons is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Freeman, LNHA, as executive director, effective August 29, 2016.