A gift for the grandma who has everything

Getting a gift for Judy Putz could be a challenge. What’s the perfect thing for a hard worker who is generous with her time and likes to keep busy, a woman of faith for whom church is an important part of life? Her granddaughter, Jenna Putz, knew just the thing.

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‘One big happy memory’ — 25 Years of JCM

When the Lord inspired volunteers in the greater La Crosse and Onalaska area of Wisconsin to start a Jesus Cares Ministries (JCM) program, He provided all the things they needed to make the special needs ministry a reality — teachers, supplies, facilities, a bus to carry students.

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Using Art Therapy to Make Memories

In 2011, Heritage Homes, a ministry of The Lutheran Home Association that offers independent living, assisted living and memory care services in Watertown, WI started working together with the Alzheimer’s Association to offer Memories in the Making®, an art program that encourages creative and artistic expression for individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia.

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A Walk for Friendship

High school students came together to create a community event that welcomes and includes people with disabilities.

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TLHA Honors Two Chaplains Celebrating Ministry Anniversaries

In 2014, we celebrated the ministry anniversaries of two of our chaplains.

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Dominic Sorce sings “O Solo Mio”

Meet Dominic Sorce.  He was recently featured in LeadingAge magazine as part of their “People We Serve” series featuring seniors who have lived remarkable lives, are still actively making the world a better place and who are simply loved by those around them.

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