“The philosophy of care for those with disabilities is changing across Ohio,” said Gina Kerman, Executive Director of Rose-Mary Center. “Rose-Mary Center sees this new direction as an opportunity to enhance the lives of the children and young adults in our care and allow them to become more independent and integrated members of the community.”…

Many college students looking forward to careers post-academia seek experience to prepare them for the “real world” of employment. A growing trend that many universities and colleges have adopted which fulfills this objective is to offer a service-learning component to the class syllabus. A pedagogical practice that integrates service and academic learning, service-learning promotes increased…

via: The Catholic Diocese of Cleveland, http://www.dioceseofcleveland.org/ground-is-broken-for-1-million-rose-mary-center-home-of-our-future-in-parma-heights/ Work is under way on the newest Rose-Mary Center “Home of Our Future” in Parma Heights. The single-level facility will house six young people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and a highly skilled staff of caregivers. Rose-Mary Center, Catholic Charities Housing Corp. and the Diocese of Cleveland Facilities Services…

We are very excited that after a vote at our last Board Meeting on September 18th, we can officially welcome Rose-Mary Center as our newest partner with Catholic Community Connection! A bit about who they are: Their mission: Rose-Mary Center continues the ministry of Jesus Christ by nurturing individuals with disabilities and celebrating love, family, dignity…