Category: Blog

Corona Virus – COVID-19

NORFOLK, Va. (March 13, 2020) — Message from CEO Wayne Jones Members of the St. Mary’s Home Community, As we all are aware, the virus known as COVID-19 has been a growing health care concern over the last several weeks in the United States. At St. Mary’s Home, it is...

The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses

NORFOLK, Va. (Feb. 14, 2020) — St. Mary’s Home launches international recognition program for extraordinary nurses. The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses (The DAISY Award) honors the super-human work nurses do for individuals and families every day. St....

15th Auxiliary Board Celebration & Auction

You’re Invited to Leap into a Fun Night! February 29, 20206:00 pmThe Harbor Club at Norfolk Waterside District Join Auxiliary Board of St. Mary’s Home for a fun evening to benefit the children and young adults of St. Mary’s Home. This exciting new venue...

DSPs: Happy National Direct Support Professional Recognition Week!

In this video, Direct Support Professional Karen Whitfield describes working with Kiki, who lives at St. Mary’s Home. And together they take a little walk! Happy National DSP Recognition Week to all of the dedicated and compassionate direct support professionals...

14th Gala & Auction

Thank you for supporting our Auxiliary’s 2019 Gala and Auction! Thank you for joining us for our Auxiliary Board’s 14th Annual Gala and Auction on Feb. 23, 2019, at Founders Inn and Spa, Virginia Beach. This event was presented by Checkered Flag. For information...

Beazley Foundation Helps Replace Nurse Call System

Payten and other children and young adults at St. Mary’s Home will benefit from a new nurse call system made possible with generous support from The Beazley Foundation and other organizations and individuals. (photo by Tony Cece) NORFOLK, Va. (April 16, 2019)— A...