December 11, 2015

Joseph’s Home navigates changing landscape of homeless services

Joseph’s Home is a unique ministry in Cleveland dedicated to helping homeless men heal after hospital stays and further achieve their journeys to independence. The latest issue of the "Joseph’s Journey" newsletter shares the story of Mr. Benz, who stabilized his health while at Joseph’s Home after multiple surgeries and regained his strength to live independently in his own apartment. [More]
December 10, 2015

Healthy Learners spotlights positive outcomes and personal stories

Healthy Learners is devoted to removing children's health barriers to learning with love and compassion, which is evident in the number of children it serves and the personal stories those children have to tell. The latest issue of the "Healthy Insights from Healthy Learners" newsletter highlights the numbers behind the services Healthy Learners provides and features a story about one child who was helped tremendously by a new pair of glasses. [More]
December 9, 2015

Mercy ANGELs celebrate 10-year anniversary of spreading breast care message to minorities

Mercy Medical Center’s ANGEL (African American Women Nurturing and Giving Each Other Life) Network recently celebrated 10 years of working to reduce the number of breast cancer deaths among Canton-area African-American women through early-detection programs, screening access and breast health education. [More]
December 8, 2015

Prayer for the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy

Today marks the start of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy. When announcing the Jubilee in April, Pope Francis said, "The Holy Year must keep alive the desire to know how to welcome the numerous signs of the tenderness which God offers to the whole world and, above all, to those who suffer, who are alone and abandoned, without hope of being pardoned or feeling the Father's love." [More]
December 7, 2015

Dr. Robert Spangler elected board chair of the Sisters of Charity Health System

Robert T. Spangler, M.D., a general surgeon recently retired from Mercy Medical Center in Canton, Ohio, has been elected chairman of the board of directors of the Sisters of Charity Health System (SCHS), one of several leading Catholic health care systems in the country. Dr. Spangler has served on the board since 2011 and is a member of the public juridic person that provides oversight of the system’s Catholic identity. Dr. Spangler succeeds Roger Mann, who served as board chair for the past three years. [More]
December 6, 2015

Reflection for the second week of Advent

On behalf of the Catholic Health Association, we are pleased to share the following reflection for the second week of Advent. [More]
December 3, 2015

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards $50,000 to 20 Caritas grantees

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has awarded $50,000 to 20 grantees in the fall cycle of Caritas grant funding. The purpose of the Caritas Grants program is to provide support to organizations dealing with situational poverty or crisis poverty. [More]
November 29, 2015

Reflection for the first week of Advent

On behalf of the Catholic Health Association, we are pleased to share the following reflection for the first week of Advent. [More]
November 26, 2015

A Thanksgiving Prayer

On behalf of the Catholic Health Association, we are pleased to share the following prayer for Thanksgiving. [More]
November 23, 2015

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland lifts up women and children in poverty through $1.3M in outreach and grants

To help improve the lives of families, women and children living in poverty, the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland has invested $1.3 million in related grants and outreach in the period from June 2014 to today. This includes a new commitment announced today of $300,000 to help reduce the infant mortality rate in Cleveland. [More]

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