Stories about

Health & Wellness

Home » Health & Wellness » Page 2

Sisters of Providence dedicate Havlik Center

By Jason Moon | July 10, 2019 | Comments Off on Sisters of Providence dedicate Havlik Center

The center is intended as a place where the well-being of sisters and others, particularly those with physical and cognitive challenges, can be promoted and enhanced

Read more

Education in everyday caring makes a difference

By Sister Denise Wilkinson | January 10, 2019 |

Staff members who participated in dementia care training share how it makes a difference in their everyday care giving: Don’t take any behaviors personally.** Build trust by spending time with each person.** Learn to read the cues of a person. A non-verbal person may ordinarily smile as a greeting; but if there’s no smile, she’s having a bad time of it.

Read more

Well-Being … What does it mean? Consider …

By Jude Magers | November 14, 2018 |

Well-being is two words brought together as a way to express life experience

Read more

HOME, a place to nurture the well-being of others

By Sister Denise Wilkinson | September 13, 2018 |

It is rare that a Sister of Providence going to Saint Mary-of-the-Woods doesn’t say, “I’m going home.” It is rare that visitors to Saint Mary-of-the-Woods campus don’t remark on the…

Read more

A dementia friendly HOME at the Woods

By Sister Denise Wilkinson | May 25, 2018 |

HOME is a culture change. Its intention is to make the entire Woods a dementia-friendly place for both those living with cognitive challenges and for their families and friends. HOME is an acronym for Helping Ourselves Meaningfully Engage.

Read more

WVHC celebrates new transition

By Jason Moon | February 28, 2014 | Comments Off on WVHC celebrates new transition

Wabash Valley Health Center officially transition to a Federally Qualified Health Center.

Read more

Stay connected

Our enewsletters and publications will keep you up to date with the best content from the Sisters of Providence.

Become a Sister of Providence

Love, mercy, justice and you! Find your calling with the Sisters of Providence.

Explore your call

Hard times?

You are not alone. The Sisters of Providence will light a candle and pray for you and your loved ones through these difficult periods.

Get started