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Pillars in Action

July 14, 2017

Over the coming weeks, St. Joseph Home will be launching a community conversation that we are calling Pillars in Action (#pillarsinaction). For several years, St. Joseph Home has been guided by the Pillars of Heritage, Community, Gentle Presence, and Servant Leadership. These pillars are found in everything from the subtle day-to-day interactions of our staff. . .

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Celebrate Giving Back

April 26, 2017

Happy Volunteer Appreciation Week! We take this week to thank those individuals who have chosen to take time out of their busy schedules to become a significant part of our community. These individuals believe in the St. Joseph Home mission and out of the goodness of their hearts come to support it and ask for. . .

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Being Supportive…

July 7, 2016

Since the Harold C. Schott Respite Center opened its doors in 1998, more than 200 families have taken part in the program.  Individual visits range from a couple days to around a week.  The time at SJH provides families the ability to have a physical and emotional break from the demands of caring for a. . .

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The Importance of Customer Service

June 20, 2016

St. Joseph Home has a lot of moving parts that help provide top notch service and care for our residents and respite guests which include staff, volunteers, parents and vendors.  Each part of this organization is fully committed to serving and providing the best possible care for our residents and respite guests on a daily. . .

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Papal Year of Mercy Sheds Light on SJH Four Pillars

April 27, 2016

“What moved Jesus was nothing other than mercy, with which he read the hearts of those he encountered and responded to their deepest needs.” Pope Francis has declared Dec 8, 2015 to Nov 20, 2016 A Year of Mercy, “Go out and practice the meaningful embrace of God.” Many may feel called to join in. . .

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Fiscal Responsibility

April 7, 2016

At the heart of every organization, mission drives everyday activities.  St. Joseph Home is no different; mission is at the forefront of everything we do from the care we give all the way to the budget and strategic direction of the organization.  As with many businesses and organizations, budgeting is an important planning time for. . .

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October 15, 2015

Committed to healing our global home; learning from and in solidarity with the poor; risking being prophetic in church and society; imbued with a deep faith in the active presence of God – these words are found in the vision statement of the Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati. The St. Joseph Home is a sponsored. . .

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Job Fair

September 28, 2015

Thursday, October 15, 2015 – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. St. Joseph Home’s Main Campus: 10722 Wyscarver Road Cincinnati, Ohio 45241 (Sharonville) | Van Vurst Room A 2013, 2014 & 2015 Enquirer Media Top Workplace

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Direct Support Professionals Appreciation Week!

September 14, 2015

On behalf of the entire St. Joseph Home community, please join me in thanking our Direct Support Professionals (DSP) and recognizing their amazing work. The week of September 14, 2015, is Direct Support Professionals Week. It is a week when the thousands of Direct Support Professionals across the world who partner with individuals with developmental. . .

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Gentle Teaching

September 8, 2015

About 5 years ago, I had the opportunity to have dinner with John McGee, who developed the concept of Gentle Teaching. It was a memorable night as he talked about his experience around the world working with adults and children who had been culturally marginalized. He told me of an experience working in an inpatient. . .

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