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New Orleans Welcomes the LeadingAge Conference

11/14/2017

Thousands of not-for-profit aging services leaders packed the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center for the annual LeadingAge Meeting & Expo. Over the final 3 days of October, exhibitors and LeadingAge members...Read More ⇒

Villa St. Maurice: 1 Year Later

10/20/2017

Tucked away in the historic Lower 9th Ward is a sanctuary for the senior population. Many of the people who live at Villa St. Maurice say they enjoy the reduced rents and the safety they feel at the independent living facility for...Read More ⇒

Christopher Homes Works To Raise Money For Residents

10/19/2017

Christopher Homes, a senior living ministry with the Archdiocese of New Orleans, is participating in an annual day of giving. #iGiveCatholic is a way for people to give back this holiday season. On “Giving...Read More ⇒

Dozens of Pets Receive Blessings at Christopher Homes Properties

10/05/2017

Molly broke her back earlier this year, but that didn't stop her from receiving a blessing Wednesdayat a Christopher Homes property in St. Bernard Parish. She showed up with about a dozen just like her. Molly...Read More ⇒

Christopher Homes Steps Up To End Alzheimer's

10/03/2017

On November 11th, 2017, members of the Christopher Homes team will lace up their walking shoes for a great cause. Christopher Homes is one of the sponsors of the Walk to End Alzheimer's. The walk is held every year in...Read More ⇒

Rouquette Residents Love To Craft

09/22/2017

A spacious craft room attracts many residents at Rouquette Lodge in Mandeville.Some people who live at the facility use the space to make their creations. There are wreaths, floral arrangements, and Christmas trees stacked with...Read More ⇒

Protecting Seniors From Fraud

09/18/2017

As we inch closer to the holidays, it’s a good time to remind Louisiana’s seniors about fraud. According to Louisiana State Attorney General Jeff Landry, our state’s seniors are disproportionately targeted by scammers. The FBI says...Read More ⇒

Wynhoven Resident Wins Recipe Contest

09/14/2017

A chef for a day! That was the title claimed by a Wynhoven resident. Glenda Ferniz chose her “Shrimp Pasta Alfredo” to compete in the contest at West Jefferson Medical Center. It was that award-winning recipe that had people...Read More ⇒

Villa St. Maurice Gets Ready To Celebrate One Year

09/14/2017

Villa St. Maurice in the Lower 9th Ward is buzzing with activity. It will celebrate one year on September 22nd, 2017. The facility has grown since those first days. It's home to a chapel that can seat dozens of...Read More ⇒

St. Martin's Manor Labor Day Celebration

09/11/2017

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By Marcy O’Leary, moleary@chi-ano.org Christopher Homes, Inc. It was a belated Labor Day celebration for the residents at St. Martin’s Manor in the Seventh Ward. Dozens came out to enjoy the beautiful weather, good food,...Read More ⇒

Christopher Homes' Scozzari returns, day after day

06/20/2016

Christopher Homes’ Scozzari returns, day after day Published on Thursday, 16 June 2016 07:00 | Written by Peter Finney Jr. | | Amidst her ministry to the suffering bodies and souls of Calcutta and the Third World,...Read More ⇒

Rave reviews for Metairie IV

05/08/2015

Dottie Guerra couldn’t have been happier when she received the phone call that her apartment at Metairie IV, on the Metairie Manor campus in Metairie, was ready. She said she was dining with friends and everyone celebrated with her....Read More ⇒

Slidell annexation opens way for senior living apartment complex

09/16/2014

Slidell’s annexation and rezoning of 12 acres of land fronting U.S. 190/Gause Boulevard West will open the way for construction of a senior living facility to be operated by the Archdiocese of New...Read More ⇒

Rouquette’s ‘Sassy Seniors’ love to cook

09/16/2014

Whenever Joyce O’Brien makes fudge, she harks back to a “kitchen disaster” from her childhood. After O’Brien had prepared “the best fudge in the world” and set the platter temporarily in the sink, her uncle washed his hands...Read More ⇒