I can ” honor Mom” by giving her the quality of life she so deserves!

I discovered something was going on with mom in late 2013, I didn't know what it was, but something was wrong. Mom lived in rural Corydon Kentucky at that time and I live in Glen Carbon Illinois, so my visits didn't allow me to see much to give me any clues. As time passed and [...]

By |2018-12-06T12:52:08+00:00November 6th, 2018|Family Stories|0 Comments

At 101 She Remains A Social Butterfly – She LOVES it at St. John’s.

My mother Mary is 101 years old. We decided it was time for us to start looking for some resources to help us care for her during the day while we work. We heard about St. John’s Community Care Adult Day Program in Edwardsville and decided to take a tour. Since enrolling our mom in [...]

By |2018-12-05T15:49:48+00:00October 4th, 2018|Family Stories|0 Comments

It Was Literally Like Watching Him Go From The Darkness To Daylight!!

My husband’s health was changing, and it started affecting his behavior. We have a good neighbor, Bill Lindsey, who suggested that we might consider St. John’s Community Care to help us with our situation. Of course, I didn’t think it was that bad, and I knew I wanted to continue to care for my husband [...]

By |2018-12-04T16:13:06+00:00October 4th, 2018|Family Stories|0 Comments

Not once, not twice, but THREE times!

My family has chosen St. John’s not once, not twice, but THREE times to care for us. My dad’s illness lasted for many years. St. John’s starting helping us in 2011. He was the decision maker in the family, so Mom needed some help when Dad could no longer make decisions. He was diagnosed with [...]

By |2018-12-04T15:59:52+00:00October 4th, 2018|Family Stories|0 Comments