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Lessons in Aging

Lessons in Aging

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Here at St. Luke's Home, we pride ourselves in sharing the wealth of knowledge.  UA Med Start students have been visiting with our Elders for the past several Sundays to experience the Eden Alternative philosophy.   Recently, Az Daily Star health reporter Stephanie Innes visited SLH to speak to Med Start students regarding their experience. https://youtu.be/MU5U5__ElfQ
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St. Luke’s is Accepting Applications

St. Luke’s is Accepting Applications

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St. Luke's Home, Arizona's only Eden Alternative Home, has residential openings for Elders. Our commitment is to provide quality of life for low-income seniors through independence aging with dignity and self-empowerment.  St. Luke's Home assisted living can provide housing and support services for 64 low-income older adults who don't qualify for long term care state assistance.    We are currently taking applications for a limited number of single and couple residents. Our admissions criteria include the following: Must be 55 or older A single applicant may have income up to $25,380, and a couple may have income up to $29,040. Applicants must meet the physical criteria for services at the "supervisory care" level and limited "personal care" level. We do provide stand-by safety assist while showering and assistance with transferring. Our…
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It's Still Spring-  You can still read the Spring Newsletter

It's Still Spring- You can still read the Spring Newsletter

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Despite our hot temperatures, it is still Spring.  Good thing too-  you still have a chance to read our Spring Newsletter.   Don't have a St. Luke's Home donation envelope?  No worries, just click here for our donation page.  If you don't receive our Newsletter, just contact us and we will be sure to place you on our mailing list. Contact us and let us know if you would like to receive the newsletter in your mailbox or via electronic email. SLH Spring Newsletter
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COME GROW WITH ST. LUKE'S

COME GROW WITH ST. LUKE'S

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Are you interested in being an active part of a dynamic organization?  Do you crave challenges, validation, and personal satisfaction?  This may be the place for you. St. Luke's is looking to hire an Administrative Coordinator.  As a member of our team, you are joining a group of dedicated people who are committed to creating an environment that promotes the well-being of all, is dedicated to eliminating (combatting) loneliness, helplessness and boredom, and wherever possible decisions are made together  by those who live here or those working closest to them.   For more information, click:  Admin Coordinator Position
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National Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week

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In recognition of National Volunteer Week, April 10-16, 2016... All of us at St. Luke's Home want to thank all the wonderful volunteers who contribute so much to make our home special! We appreciate you and all that you do for St. Luke's Home!
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Save the Date: Arizona Gives Day

Save the Date: Arizona Gives Day

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  St. Luke's Home is the only nonprofit / non-denominational assisted-living community in Tucson, which provides housing subsidies for low-income elders. St. Luke's Home assisted living provides housing and support services for 64 low-income older adults who don't qualify for long term care state assistance. But at St. Luke's, an Eden Alternative® Community, they live in an environment with plants and pets and where children and young people are a part of their lives every day. This is made possible by support from donations by you and others like you.   [button color="orange" size="full_width" link="https://www.azgives.org/c/GivesDay/a/stlukeshometucson"]Invest in Us and Give Early Here[/button]
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L’Don Sawyer Joins St. Luke’s Leadership Team

L’Don Sawyer Joins St. Luke’s Leadership Team

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The St. Luke's Board of Trustees is proud to announce L'Don Sawyer has joined the St. Luke's Leadership team as the incoming Chief Executive Officer. L'Don's professional background as a Social Gerontologist includes nearly two decades of service to older adults, the majority in healthcare, with a focus on developing programs benefitting older adults. A longtime advocate for older adults, L'Don is best known for work in expanding Tucson Medical Center's Senior Services, reaching more than 6,000 community members annually through educational and support services. She has also been engaged in the community on multiple initiatives with an emphasis on aging, including the Advisory Board of the UA Geriatric Education Center and OASIS Life Long Learning Institute. To ensure a smooth transition, L'Don will work alongside Beverly Heasley, St. Luke's…
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VROOOM VROOOM- Millions for Tucson Raffle

VROOOM VROOOM- Millions for Tucson Raffle

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St. Luke's is participating in Jim Click's Millions For Tucson Raffle. This year the winner gets the keys to a 2016 RED Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 The iconic Mustang, an American muscle car, burst onto the scene in 1964 and never looked back. The Ford Motor Company is building 4,300 this year making this a collector's item! The approximate MSRP is $47,000. Raffle tickets are $25.00 each or $100.00 for five tickets. All proceeds go to St. Luke's Home.  You must be 21 years of age or older to purchase and participate in this fundraiser. The drawing will take place on December 15, 2016. Time and location TBD.  The winner does not need to be present at the drawing in order to win, If the winner is not present, Mr. Click will personally…
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St. Luke's 2015 Winter Newsletter

St. Luke's 2015 Winter Newsletter

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Be on the look out!  St. Luke's Newsletter is in the mail.  A quick glance of what has been happening here at SLH.  Be sure to take a look at our Facebook page (link to page) for the ongoing happenings of our community.  Now you have the option to receive our newsletter electronically (link to web form).  For those who can't wait for the mail to arrive, click to view the current winter newsletter.   [button color="red" size="full_width" link="http://www.stlukeshometucson.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/ST-LUKES-Winter-NewsLetter.pdf" target="_blank"]View the 2015 Winter Newsletter Here[/button]    
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Brooches Bubbles & Bites

Brooches Bubbles & Bites

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Brooches, Bubbles & Bites is a rare event where guests can shop for one of the most unique gifts there is and ever will be: jewelry. More specifically, vintage costume jewelry from the collection donated by Melissa Manno in honor of her mother, Olivia Oberschall-Pedersen, who always supported the mission of St. Luke's Home. Sip on champagne and nosh on delectable bites while shopping the gorgeous, one-of-a-kind collection. The funds raised will ensure the continued success of St. Luke's Home. Tickets are only $30 when purchased in advance and $35 at the door. Come support a great cause! WHERE: Noral Diamond Jewelers  5425 N. Kolb Road Ste 109 WHEN: Sunday February 21 2016  at  11:30am to 2:30pm Please visit our Donation Page to purchase tickets. when filling out your information,…
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