New Hope Christian CommunityAckert Park Skilled Care Community November 20th, 2011
Philosophy of CareNew Hope Christian Community was formed to serve persons with mental andphysical handicaps who desire to live in an environment where they can developto their fullest potential. These individuals share the same basic need as all of us:to be loved and accepted as they are. "Whatever you did for the least of these my brothers, you did for me." Jesus - Mathew 25:40
Resident Engaged Community Resident Care CommunityVillage Connectivity Emotional WellbeingVocational Connectivity Physical WellbeingSocial Connectivity Spiritual WellbeingResident/Staff Connectivity Intellectual Wellbeing "Whatever you did for the least of these my brothers, you did for me." Jesus - Mathew 25:40
E-Business: Spreading the Word _Kendall Brune Churches Insurance Families e-Blast
Purchase of Versailles propertyExciting support from the cityWhy in Versailles: Quality Industries Sheltered Workshop Purchase four parcels across from Shop Affordable location In the town center Great access to services City Participating
New Hope Christian Community – Versailles (building alternatives)
Christian Churches Disability Ministry (formally CCFH) proposed new building
Ackert Park Update – Kendall & Shari Census Currently at 68 Residents 6 Residents with developmental disabilities 3 with mental limitations Challenges Plumbing & Electrical updates New AC units Donations (received on behalf of New Hope Christian Community) 2,256 female items 4 cases of holiday decorations 1,184 male items 27 TVs 26 chairs/tables 32 Quilts & lap warmers 24 boxes of decorating items 6 Shelves
Ackert Park Update (continued)Volunteer activity (on behalf of New Hope Christian Community) Quarterly Volunteer Service Hours Residential activities 48 hours Personal Shopping 16 hours Clothing Room 82 hours Ministry Church services 32 hours Bible study 42 hoursHarvester Christian Church is includes Ackert Park in their October annual all church workday. They will be painting and cleaning blinds.
It is time for New Hope to Spread the News~! New Hope Volunteer - Shari & Paige Presented at Missouri Convention Worked with activities director to oversee activities for residents Visited residents one-on-one Oversaw the clothing wardrobe Monitors the New Hope FaceBook account Wrote articles for the newsletter Conducted interviews for future e-blasts Prepared and sent letters to donors Special Events planning and preparation Made room numbers/signs and room name plates The NHCC Board is grateful for all Volunteer services
Ackert Park Update (continued) We also want to recognize Paige Brune for her contributions as NHCC’s On Site Ambassador at Ackert Park. Paige provided a great assist to Shari in her work during the summer Months Staff in many areas that benefit the ministry of New Hope Christian Community. Thank you – Paige !!!!