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Resident Christmas Outings

We have a plan that supports residents making visits outside the Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio campuses. Please know that MHCO plans are subject to change based on the spread of COVID-19 and state orders that pertain to congregant living. The full plan and guidelines can be found here:  https://mhcoliving.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Christmas-Guidelines-2020-2.pdf Some of the basic requirements… Read more »

A Thank You Note

Through a difficult situation, Mennonite Memorial Home’s residents and staff are grateful for the help of innumerable community members, organizations and partners as we navigate uncharted territory. According to a statement from Elizabeth Kelly, Board Chair of MHCO, “The Coronavirus is an especially difficult adversary, as the spread is invisible.  As healthcare workers, we are… Read more »

Meet Sonia Irvin, Director of Home Health and Senior Services

In March, MHCO welcomed the new Director of Mennonite Home Health and Senior Services, Sonia Irvin to the team.  Irvin is a Registered Nurse, Licensed Nursing Home Administrator, and holds her B.A. in Organizational Management from Bluffton University.  With both nursing and management experience in settings such as skilled nursing, assisted living, and physicians’ offices,… Read more »

Senior Living FAQs with Brenda and Zoe

Brenda Reichenbach and Zoe Keckler are Licensed Social Workers and Admissions Counselors for Mennonite Memorial Home and Hilty Home, respectively.  Recently, we sat down with them to find out what questions are most frequently asked of them – and here’s what they said. Q:  I’ve heard that MHCO offers “Independent Living”, “Assisted Living”, “Skilled Nursing”… Read more »

MHCO’s Winter Respite Program

Come to the Assisted Living at Mennonite Memorial Home or Hilty Home  and enjoy a temporary stay through the winter months with no long-term commitment required.  Those participating in the program can relax in a furnished apartment, leaving the laundry, housekeeping, snow removal and cooking to us!  During your time with us, you can also… Read more »

Fischbach Appointed Team Leader

Bluffton — November 18, 2019 — Elizabeth Kelly, Board Chair of Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio recently announced the appointment of John Fischbach as Team Leader of MHCO.   He will also continue in his current role as Director of Finance. John joined the MHCO team as the Director of Finance on April 25, 2019.  With… Read more »

MHCO is Joining the Global GivingTuesday Movement!

GivingTuesday, taking place December 3rd, is a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage giving and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Every year, on GivingTuesday, millions of people across the globe mobilize to show up, give back, and change their communities. The goal is to create a… Read more »