- Aug 9, 2020
Ireland’s bishops are calling for “appropriate inquiries” into why nursing homes and care facilities were disproportionately affected by the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
Life goes on for elderly residents at St. Dominic Village in Houston even amid the current pandemic.
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, the Philadelphia Archdiocese’s outreach workers are redoubling efforts to deliver food, services and reassurance to area seniors.
Doris Hollis, a resident of Caritas House Assisted Living, celebrated her 94th birthday March 27. Her family brought a cake and a homemade banner for the special occasion, but there were no hugs.
Sometimes involvement in a ministry reveals an even deeper need beyond the one being met.
The Mercy Brown Bag Program offers food and assistance to senior citizens who live in conditions of poverty and lack of medication in Oakland. Faced with rising costs, seniors choose to give up healthy food first, but this food truck aims to make it easier to lead a healthy lifestyle.