Month: March 2009

Putting the PT in PeanuT Butter

A salmonella outbreak at a peanut plant unfortunately has scared people into not buying peanut butter. When Soozi McLain, director of physical therapy at St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children, recently read an article about how this has depleted supplies of...

Virginia Beach Mayor Tours St. Mary’s Home

Will Sessoms, who was elected mayor of Virginia Beach last fall, toured St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children today with his wife, Bev. His Honor got a firsthand look at areas including the school classrooms, Early Intervention Program classroom, occupational...

St. Mary’s Home Has New Board President

There’s a new man at the helm of the Board of Trustees of St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children. He’s Richard N. Knapp, chief operating officer for Virginia International Terminals, Inc.The Board selected Knapp last night during its annual meeting,...

Family Night Fun for All

The recent Family Night at St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children lived up to its magical promise, with about two dozen residents and family members filling the Atrium. The Recreational Therapy department put together a fun carnival-themed program that included...