Featured Resident Helen Sher

  • July 23, 2018

Discovering an unknown passion ... unearthing joy and creativity It is never too late to find your passion. Helen Sher started taking art classes at age 60 when she attended a woodworking class at Cardinal Stritch. Helen Sher, daughter to…

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Getting to Know the New Administrator in Training

  • June 19, 2018

Each year, Ovation Jewish Home welcomes a healthcare administration student from the University of Wisconsin -Eau Claire to serve as an Administrator in Training (AIT). The position entails learning the ins-and-outs of management in Long Term Care through practical, hands-on…

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#InOvationMKE

  • June 5, 2018

    Thank you to everyone who attended The Jewish Home and Care Center Foundation's In-Ovation Annual Luncheon event honoring the legacy of Helen Daniels Bader and the 25th Anniversary of Ovation's Helen Bader Center.          …

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Sculpture Unveiling “When Spirit Speaks”

  • June 1, 2018

Join us for the unveiling of Joel Pfeiffer’s newest sculpture “WHEN SPIRIT SPEAKS” the first in his new GATEWAY series. Pfeiffer’s sculptures came to Ovation Sarah Chudnow on May 25 and will be on display until July 17, the sculptures…

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Nita Corré

  • May 25, 2018

Nita Corré March 11, 1938 — May 25, 2018   In loving memory of Nita, who more than anyone in our 112 year history, took it upon herself to ensure that our mission would continue for generation after generation. She came to the Jewish Home as…

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Intergenerational programming benefits all ages

  • May 18, 2018

Intergenerational programs have become widely implemented and praised for their positive impact on older generations. But there is growing evidence that children, and the broader community as a whole, are benefiting just as much. Research out of Stanford University emphasizes…

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Adult Day Services offers guidance and a caring option

  • May 18, 2018

The transition between living independently at home to a senior living community doesn’t have to be one size fits all. To ensure a smooth and comfortable journey, Ovation Communities’ Adult Day Services provides options that meet the unique physical, emotional…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Andy Stone

  • May 18, 2018

The volunteer program at Ovation Communities began 110 years ago and is still thriving today as community members donate their time to make a positive difference in the lives of others. Volunteers take on important day-to-day work, but just as…

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Helping to Collect: Community Passover Food Drive

  • May 18, 2018

Ovation Communities is proud to have participated again in the 2018 Community Passover Food Drive (Ma’ot Chittim). The community’s donations and willingness to lend a hand gave us the ability to serve over 500 community members in preparations for the…

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