Christian Living Communities Thought Leadership

Revolutionizing Aging Services Begins First with Citizenship

The traditional approach in senior living is to view older people as customers or consumers of services. You can see that reflected in advertising promising a carefree life of leisure – kind of the resort or cruise ship approach.  This approach is rooted in false and limiting beliefs of aging....
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Christian Living Communities

Fresh Perspectives Out of Algeria – Notes from Chaplain Jim

By: Jim Kok, Executive Director of Chaplain Services for Christian Living Communities Greetings from Algeria! You may be asking yourself why in the world is Chaplain Jim in Algeria? I'm here with my wife, Carol, who is teaching English. She was accepted into the English Language Fellows program through the...
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Your Impact

Save on Your Taxes through Tax-Time Giving

This time of year, our thoughts often turn to taxes. As you file your return, you may be wondering if there are ways to save on your taxes. There are! Charitable contributions enable you to support the work and organizations that are important to you and save on your taxes....
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Announcements

CLC Receives First Place in National 2023 Aspect Marketing and Advertising Awards

We are thrilled to share that Christian Living Communities has been awarded First Place in the national 2023 Aspect Marketing and Advertising Awards. CLC was recognized in the Print, Direct Mail & Billboard Campaign category for last year’s “Bring It” advertising campaign. In the News National senior living publication Senior...
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Your Impact

The Fine Art of Living at Someren Glen

CLC supporters truly help create communities where aging is honored and celebrated. One beautiful way to see this impact is when gifts support resident enrichment requests that would otherwise not be possible.  A wonderful example is the pilot art project funded this spring at Someren Glen. Molly Nearpass, Director of...
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Your Impact

Leaving a Legacy of Love

This month we celebrate all things love – what a fitting time to focus on philanthropy, which comes from the Greek words meaning “a love of humankind.” One wonderful way residents and friends of Christian Living Communities have demonstrated that philanthropic love is by making Christian Living Communities, or one...
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Christian Living Communities Health & Wellness

COVID Response & Updates

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond, the health and safety of all residents, families, and team members our highest priority. We continue to be committed to balancing the health and happiness of residents and team members. Our clinical team is trained to monitor and manage our senior living communities to...
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Your Impact

Your Donated Vehicle Supports Older Adults

The New Year is a wonderful time for organizing and repurposing, and donating items you’re no longer using can feel great. If you’re doing some housekeeping, and one of the things you are considering getting rid of this year is a vehicle, think about donating it. Your vehicle donation can...
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Christian Living Communities Senior Living

Understanding the Difference Between Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing Communities

It can be overwhelming when you realize you need day-to-day assistance for yourself or for a family member. There are many different types of specialized care for older adults; determining the best option may seem like a job in and of itself. When contemplating living arrangements for yourself or your...
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Announcements In the News

CLC’s Mentorship Program Helping Solve Wisconsin’s Nursing Home Workforce Woes

Christian Living Communities is pleased to begin sharing our signature mentorship program with nearly 3,000 clinical team members in Wisconsin nursing homes by July 2024.   CLC's Mentorship program began in 2012 when Pat McBride, Vice President of Clinical and Compliance, was working to address CLC's dismal 49% clinical retention rate....
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