Derrig Returns to Campus

Mindy Derrig accepted the role as Director of Financial Operations/Controller and returned to campus in August 2019. Her responsibilities include preparing month-end and financial statements as well as the annual budget. Additionally, Derrig oversees accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll. Other tasks include handling the year-end audit and reviewing annual cost reports and tax returns. […]

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New Position Brings New Face to Campus

Brittany Drew, Welcome Center/Gift Shop Coordinator, joined Friendship Haven in July of this year. This newly created position will evolve and modify over time to best fit the needs of residents and all of those who pass through the doors of the Welcome Center. Currently, Brittany is responsible for managing Welcome Center volunteers and support […]

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Scholarship Winners Announced!

Friendship Haven Memorial Foundation scholarship funds have been established to recognize and support the educational efforts of students who are pursuing promising careers. Scholarships are made possible through gifts made to the Friendship Haven Memorial Foundation by generous donors with strong beliefs in the value of education and commitment to helping others. Applicants provide a […]

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Schilling Joins Friendship Haven

Kim Schilling, a licensed nursing home administrator, has accepted the position of VP of Health Services Operations/Administrator, at Friendship Haven. In her role, Schilling will be responsible for the oversight, leadership and management of all licensed areas on campus including the Simpson Health Center, The Gardens Assisted Living, River Ridge Assisted Living, Schmoker Adult Day, […]

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Mission and Vision Fund Internal Grant Recipients

We’re excited to announce our two recipients of the Mission and Vision Fund internal grant for the 2018 second grant cycle. Congratulations to Kristine Harris/Arbor Lane and Liz Flattery/Wellness Center! Kristine Harris, Health Information Manager/Activity Director, submitted a grant application outlining the benefits of an enhanced outdoor space, specifically the Arbor Lane patio.  They’ll receive […]

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Vacation Bible School Comes to Friendship Haven

Vacation Bible School Comes to Friendship Haven

Rev. Jennifer Osheim-Owen hosts week-long session Rev. Jennifer Osheim-Owen, Friendship Haven’s Spiritual Care Coordinator, recently held a week-long bible study for Friendship Haven residents. Approximately 35 residents chose to attend the bible study that covered a host of topics centered around the theme, “Be Well.” Pastor Jennifer used a wellness wheel to cover six areas […]

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Friendship Haven & UnityPoint Join Forces to Offer Stepping On Workshop

Flyer for March 2018 (002) To Register: Contact Andrea Doster at 515-573-6270 or doster@friendshiphaven.org Where: Trinity Regional Medical Center Conference Room #8 When: March 26- May 7 12:30 – 2:30 (Every Monday for 7 weeks) Stepping On can help you avoid a dangerous and costly fall so you can keep doing the things you love […]

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Upcoming Informational Meeting Will Discuss Memory Care Services

Pubic Meeting to Share Answers to Memory Care Questions Do you have questions about caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia? Let our team of experts answer your questions and explain how Friendship Haven is building on its commitment to memory care. Join Friendship Haven for an informational meeting […]

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Friendship Haven Announces Two New Employee Positions

Friendship Haven has recently welcomed Molly Morris to the Arbor Lane Neighborhood and has named current employee, Julie Cooney, to the role of Residential Nurse in the River Ridge Apartments. Molly Morris has joined Friendship Haven as the Arbor Lane Neighborhood Coordinator. In this role, Morris will collaborate with the clinical coordinator, residents and employees […]

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