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Shepherd of the Valley to hold Job Fair

January 9, 2017

Shepherd of the Valley is holding a job fair to staff their new nursing facility in Poland on Thursday, January 12th from 10am– 7pm. Open interviews will be conducted for nurses and nurse aides. Bring a resume to be interviewed.   Event:                   Job Fair Date:                     January 12th Time:                     10am – 7pm Place:                    Shepherd…

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Larry Fenn Brings Holiday Joy to Austintown Children

December 22, 2016

                        Pictured left to right: Howland resident Larry Fenn, Howland Activity Director Traci Luther and her daughter. Shepherd of the Valley Howland resident Larry Fenn had no idea that growing his beard out would lead to a new alter ego. Many years ago, Fenn…

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Support the Poland Capital Campaign!

December 19, 2016

                                      Download the Poland Capital Campaign Brochure here. Donor Options Happy Hour Lounge $150.00 USDDonor Wall $250.00 USDDonor Wall $500.00 USDDonor Wall $750.00 USDDonor Wall $1,000.00 USDDining Room Naming Rights $10,000.00 USDTherapy Room Naming Rights $35,000.00 USD

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Don Williams

December 19, 2016

For more than forty years, Don Williams spent his time behind the camera at WKBN. As a cameraman, he worked primarily on the morning news but also had an important role behind the scenes building and designing sets, props and working on special projects. Don had a stroke a few years ago. He was not…

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Did you get your flu shot?

December 4, 2016
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Shepherd of the Valley Presents Helen Stambaugh Award to Valley Legacy Committee

November 22, 2016

In 2008, Shepherd of the Valley’s Board of Directors established the Helen Stambaugh Award. It recognizes extraordinary contributions of time, talent and treasure to the residents, staff and communities of Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Retirement Services, Inc. It is designed to honor individuals, businesses or organizations who, through their actions, have provided a profound and long-lasting…

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Purple Heart Parking Spaces Dedicated at all Shepherd Locations

November 16, 2016

Shepherd of the Valley has dedicated one parking space at each of their five locations in honor of the Military Order of the Purple Heart, an award to those wounded in combat. The parking spaces are intended to honor the residents, staff and community members who were wounded defending our country. It is a reminder…

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Shepherd’s Overall Quality Ratings exceed county and statewide averages

October 19, 2016

Shepherd of the Valley’s latest ratings from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Five-Star Quality Ratings exceed the county and statewide averages. Nursing homes and home health agencies receive star ratings on the Nursing Home Compare and Home Health Compare websites, each ranging from 1 to 5 stars. Shepherd of the Valley’s Howland…

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A Spiritual Message: October 17, 2016

October 17, 2016

          Sticks and Stones No matter how hard I try, God of patience and support, someone finds fault with me.  I am mortified about the latest criticism.  I can’t decide whether to run away in shame or storm back and defend my actions, for I thought I was right.   Criticism hurts most when coupled…

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From CEO to patient with At Home With Shepherd

October 13, 2016

After suffering for many years with pain caused by a lack of cartilage in my left knee due to an old football injury, I decided to follow the advice of my orthopedic physician and undergo a total knee replacement. My surgery was performed on October , 2015 at The Surgical Hospital at Southwoods by Dr. John…

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