Entries by Kelly Herbster

Markdowns Galore: 2015’s Best List of Local Discounts for Seniors Over 55

There has never been a better time to be over age 55 in America. Not only are older adults staying healthier longer, they are also more active and involved in the community than ever. This could be due in part to the positive examples we see of older adults every day, such as successful, fun-loving […]

A Valuable New Website

A valuable new website, www.ValuedLeadership.org, was launched earlier this month during the Mennonite Health Assembly held in Cincinnati, Ohio. The website is intended to help faith-based organizations recruit and onboard new executives and board members, in addition to using its tools for retreats, planning, training, and workshop settings. The website highlights “leading with Anabaptist values” […]

Families Find Caregivers In Increasingly Short Supply

Article by: David LaMartina featured on: ThinkAdvisor.com President Curt Stutzman is featured in this article below on changes to the aging landscape and looming shortage of caregivers. As the popularity of professional long-term care services grows among seniors, so does the need for informal assistance from adult children and other family members. According to the […]

Messiah Lifeways Upper Allen Fire Department Team Up To Offer Unique Training

Article written by: ANDREW CARR, THE SENTINEL Cumberlink.com UPPER ALLEN TOWNSHIP — Messiah Lifeways in Upper Allen Township is teaming up with the township fire department for a pair of training drills in November and December, offering a unique opportunity for those firefighters. The drills, conducted at vacant cottages on Cherry Circle in the Messiah […]

Messiah Lifeways Plans Expansion Of Senior Living Community In Mechanicsburg

New long-range plan begins with town square addition to Messiah Village MECHANICSBURG, PA (July 2, 2014) – Messiah Lifeways®, the faith-based non-profit that provides a network of services for adults aged 55 and better, plans to expand its continuing care retirement community, Messiah Lifeways at Messiah Village, in Mechanicsburg to meet the “changing needs of […]

Messiah Lifeways Named To Nationwide “Best Nursing Homes” List

Mechanicsburg, PA — U.S. News & World Report has named Messiah Lifeways one of the nation’s Best Nursing Homes for 2014. Messiah Lifeways offers nursing care at Messiah Village, its retirement community in Mechanicsburg. The magazine’s “Best Nursing Homes 2014” report draws on data from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, the federal agency […]