The Green House Project is excited to host The Fifth Annual Green House Meeting and Celebration, an exclusive opportunity for organizations who have adopted The Green House Project. This year’s meeting will be held on September 5-7 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Building … Continue reading →
During the month of July when we celebrate our nation’s independence, it’s also a time to honor those who have served in our military preserving our freedomDuring the month of July when we celebrate our nation’s independence, it’s also a time to honor those who have served in our military preserving our freedom over the years. 92 year old June Rolison, a WWII Army Nurse, is one of those individuals. over the years. 92 year old June Rolison, a WWII Army Nurse, is … Continue reading →
Many of our aging parents live with heart issues, and making treatment decisions is not easy. Weighing all the evidence is especially difficult when we must decide between a high-tech, surgical procedures (heart bypass surgery or cardiac catheterizati…
Most of our readers know that Dr. Bill Thomas’ new novel Tribes of Eden is inspired and dedicated to the REAL tribes of eden, as in the thousands of care partners and homes making up The Eden Alternative global nonprofit.
One of the fun parts of spreading the word about Tribes is getting to introduce new people to The Eden Alternative and how big of a difference it makes in the lives of real Elders. Take a look at this news story out of Michigan (home to more Eden Alternative-registered homes than any other state!):
This week the Detroit Free Press ran a three-part investigative series examining the state of nursing home care in Michigan. Part one and two in the series highlight the challenges of providing quality eldercare and the abysmal failure of Michigan’s lowest-performing providers. Part three, “Nursing homes: A caring staff makes all the difference,” reported on […]