CHLC Resident of the Month: Lilo Huber

International flair helps define Community Homes July Resident of the Month. Germany. Brazil. Big City New York. Liselotte (Lilo) Huber has done it all in her 96 years of life. She can also claim the distinction of living in her comfortable Community Homes Oak Terrace apartment for over 17 years, longer than anyone else in…

Safety First @ Community Homes

Charlie’s Corner: Safety

  The importance of SAFETY at Community Homes. Observations about safety conclude our series of Charlie’s Corner blogs that articulate our individual core values. Safety, though last in this series, is far from the least important of these values. A large percentage of our resident population is made up of people who are aging. This…

Charlie’s Corner: Fairness

Fairness as a Core Value. Let us start this message by defining fairness, and why has been chosen as one of the Core Values of community Homes (the other Core Values are truth, responsibility, hope, respect, compassion, and safety). Fairness is a noun, defined by the Oxford Dictionary as “impartial and just treatment or behavior…

One Hundredth Birthday

One Hundredth Birthday brings feelings of hope and joy. It was one of those “you had to be there” moments….a special  gathering in  the Community Room of Poplar Terrace, one of the six senior apartment buildings owned and operated by Community Homes of Lebanon County The occasion – One hundred-year-old Irene Wike, surrounded by friends…

Life Emergency Access File (LEAF)

Life Emergency Access

Local First Responders introduced to Life Emergency Access File for senior residents Community Homes of Lebanon County, a local leader in providing safe, affordable housing for senior citizens. The Resident Services staff assist elderly and disabled residents living in their affordable housing communities to identify, locate, and acquire the services necessary to remain self-sufficient. The…

Charlie’s Corner: Compassion

Compassion at the heart of all we do. We take a close look at another of our Core Values this time – Compassion. The Miriam Webster dictionary gives us a nice concise definition – “Compassion is the sympathetic consciousness of other’s distress together with a desire to alleviate it.” At Community Homes we are focused…