Category: Family

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....

2019 Fall Festival

Join Us for Fall Festival Fun for Kids, Families, Friends Children and young adults at St. Mary’s Home and The Albero House, their families, staff, volunteers and friends from the community will come together on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, for our annual Fall Festival....

St. Mary’s Redefines "Family"

(Photo by Wéyo.)Today we’re featuring a guest post written by Kathy Brobst, a physical therapist assistant at St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children: What defines a family? From a child’s perspective, your family is the people who love you, take care of...

A Bit of the Virginia Arts Festival at SMHDC

It was a busy weekend at St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children. On Saturday, CEO William C. Giermak led the ninth Family Forum, which was followed by a tropical-themed Family Night program put on by the Recreational Therapy Department. On Sunday afternoon, our...