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QIP Grant Awardees – Fall 2017

| OMA Updates

Congratulations to the 14 facilities (list below) for receiving the Quality Improvement Project (QIP) grant for implementing the OMA program this cycle. Thanks to funding from the Ohio Department of...
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Goddard House Receives LeadingAGE Massachusetts 2017...

| In the News

Goddard House been awarded the 2017 Program Innovation of the Year Award by LeadingAGE Massachusetts.  The Award is given for the development and implementation of a creative and innovative program...
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A Daughter’s Reflection on OMA: Seeing My Mother, th...

| OMA Stories

By Mimi Ash My mother was an artist. For as long as I can remember, she painted or drew. There were periods when she didn’t because of family and work,...
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Newsletter – Fall 2017

| OMA Updates

In this Fall Newsletter, we share funding info for Ohio nursing homes, share compelling video of students’ reflections, and feature Friends Fellowship Community as an exemplary...
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Nurturing Creativity by Jennifer Friesen

| In the News

Three framed paintings hang in the living room of Marilyn and Glen Walton’s home. Glen is in the advanced stages of dementia, but Marilyn often sees her husband standing in front of those colourful...
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OMA growing in Richmond, Virginia

| In the News

Melissa Andrews, President of LeadingAge Virginia, talked about OMA in this video (min. 1:10-2:30). Art for the Journey and St. Mary’s Woods is a new OMA Training...
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