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The Psychological Issues of Aging in Truth and Mercy

The Saint John Vianney Center attended the NOCERCC (National Organization for the Continuing Education for Roman Catholic Clergy) Conference in Austin Texas February 25-28, 2019. Dr. Mariette Danilo, the Director of Education for the Saint…
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SJVC Health Fair

The Saint John Vianney Center provided its first ever internal health fair for staff and residents.  Under the direction of Diana Karanja, RN, Director of Nursing for the facility, it was an event sponsored by…
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Out of the Darkness

On October 7, 2018, “Team Vianney” (coined by the Saint John Vianney Center’s staff and family members who participate in the 3-mile “Out of the Darkness” walk in Philadelphia) again supported suicide awareness, prevention and…
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Founder’s Day Celebration

The Saint John Vianney Center held its Annual Founder’s Day Celebration on Friday, September 21, 2018.  This has been the sixth year in a row for this event for all residents and staff.   The SJVC…
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Spiritual Direction

Spiritual Direction

The Saint John Vianney Center is pleased to provide Spiritual Direction through our Outpatient Department. This service offers an opportunity for local clergy, permanent deacons, and religious to grow in their personal relationship with God…
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Promoting Hope, Preventing Suicide

The Saint John Vianney Center recently provided Outreach Services and a presentation on Promoting Hope, Preventing Suicide to a parish in our region. David Shellenberger, President of the Saint John Vianney Center, spoke to their…
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Annual Gathering

Annual Gathering of Religious Leaders

The Saint John Vianney Center was honored to co-host the Annual Gathering of Religious Leaders with CMSM on January 21-25, 2018. It was held at the Redemptorist Renewal Center in Tucson, AZ. The theme was…
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