Koinonia Senior Care

Enriching the lives of homebound seniors and their caregivers and inviting our community to join us.

Community Care

Community Projects

Small group Christmas caroling...

Small group Christmas caroling…

 

  • Small Group: Christmas caroling, yard cleanup, snow removal
  • High School: Project Honor – NHS connects  H.S. students with nearby homebound seniors
  • Sports Teams: Game Day Visit –  sports team (wearing jerseys) visits a senior facility near their school on game day, bearing carnations, smiles, and honor
  • College: Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) program partner

Business Beyond the Book: Doctors, pharmacists, and other businesses with an older adult clientele show they care about their seniors by partnering with KSC to deliver gifts on senior birthdays and/or various holidays such as Veteran’s Day, May Day, Valentine’s Day…

Neighborhood Involvement – a We Care Community

  • Neighbors look for opportunities to CARE for their older adult neighbors
  • Connection Camps providing interaction of children with seniors in Assisted Living

Church Involvement

  • Senior Care Outreach partnership to their Homebound members
  • Bible studies in assisted living facilities
  • VBS w/emphasis on Aging Awareness and senior participation

Thank you for the thoughtful gift of Peppernuts. Truly appreciated knowing the reasoning behind the gift. It was so gracious of Mary F. to bring it by; with a delicious lunch.

Love,

Delbert & Joy

Action Opportunities

 

 

Your visit not only made my day, but also my Christmas, too….The girls…have come several times and always bearing gifts….You don’t know how thrilled I am, that my 4th grader still remembers me. There’s no greater gift for a teacher….thanks for being so thoughtful!Fondly,Mrs. N​
  • Blessing Gifts delivered monthly to homebound seniors
  • Senior-to-Senior high school pen pal ministry
  • Driving Miss Martha transportation services
  • Breaking Bread ministry (eating out with a senior)
  • Legacy Journal or recording a Legacy Video – assistance in creating these keepsakes for seniors and their family
  • Adopt-a-Grand-friend initiative for an individual, family, or small group

Resources

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  • KSC Connection newsletters
  • Linda’s Lending Library and equipment – encouragement (books, articles, DVDs) for seniors, caregivers, widows, and those grieving
  • Movie Nights 
  • Miracle on 34th Street – referral service
  • Legacy Journal

Education and Awareness Opportunities

OTA Program: Pumpkin Blessing Gift

 

  • Keynote Speaker for events
  • Movie Nights viewing guides and DVD loans
  • Called2Care4U curriculum for small-group study (Philllipians 2:4)
  • The Ol’ Rockin’ County Fair VBS curriculum ** Coming Soon
  • Team Training – Monthly volunteer training to give confidence and tips to those who visit.

 

Captivating our community with the character of Christ through compassionate CARE

Giving isn’t only about making a donation; it’s about making a difference!