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Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 7:37am
The WCCC Walk to End Alzheimer’s Team was walking to “Strike Out” Alzheimer’s this morning! So proud of our team for their passion to help find the first survivor! Our team was the top corporate fundraising team for raising $7,000!! We also won the Power of Purple award for our purple spirit!
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 7:35am
Congratulations to our September Employee of the Month....Cherrie Thompson! Cherrie is our Human Resource Specialist. She’s been married to Les for 16 years. She has a son, Zeb, who is her world. Cherrie has a long haired dachshund named Harley- he’s spoiled rotten & her baby! He’s the best dog ever! Her favorite food is Ice cream – without a doubt! Cherrie enjoys spending time with her...
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 3:41pm
The WCCC July Employee of the Month is John Hawkins, Maintenance Specialist. John is very deserving of this award as he is very efficient in his job and always finding a way to make things better at the Care Center. He does his job with a smile! John is married to his wife, Carol, of 24 years and they have 2 boys...Landon age 20 and Kaedon age 17. He also has a German Sheppard named Ruger King....
Friday, July 12, 2019 - 1:28pm
We are honored to have participated in the Trinity United Church of Christ Chair-ity Project! Our Resident, Don, was excited to be the guest painter of a chair and even helped design it. This Parkinson’s Awareness Chair will be part of the Chair Auction to benefit Habitat for Humanity this Sunday at 1:00 at Christmas Run Park. We’d like to extend a shout out to our Activity Director, Candi...
Monday, April 29, 2019 - 5:04pm
Congratulations to our Dietary Aide, Jeremy for becoming an Honorary Fireman with the Canaan Twp Fire Department! Jeremy states he has been in the Explorer Program for 11 or 12 years through the Fire Department and meets twice a month and helps with tours of the fire house and their fundraisers. He also participates in trainings and fire meetings. One of his favorite things to do with the Fire...
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 9:18am
Congratulations to WCCC Employee of the Month for April.....Sara McNeil, LPN. Sara has worked at WCCC for 2 years and is a 1st Shift Charge Nurse. Sara has a Weimaraner dog named Ozzy & a cat named Conan. She graduated from Chippewa High School and her favorite food is pizza! She like to travel, go to concerts, play guitar, gardening and running. Her favorite WCCC is one off the residents...
Friday, March 15, 2019 - 5:00pm
The Wooster Daily Record is running a contest for "The Best of the Best" in various categories of Wayne County Businesses. These awards celebrate and recognize the best our community has to offer. The Wayne County Care Center is honored to have been nominated in 3 categories....Best Nursing Home, Best Skilled Nursing and Best Assisted Care. The voting will begin Sunday, March 17 and run through...
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 6:00pm
On April 8th, the Care Center will host the 2nd Annual Career Center Cookoff.  This good natured competition pits culinary students from the Wayne County Career Center against skilled members of the Care Center Dining Services staff.  The residents will be the judges of this competition, conceived by our own Chef Sue Bollin and local Wayne County Chef Charles "Chuck" Shanley.  In this contest,...
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 6:07pm
Please help the Care Center show our appreciation for all the wonderful volunteers who take the time to make all our residents' lives better.  April 23rd through the 29th is National Volunteer Appreciation Week.  Let's all give a big round of applause for these fantastic folks!
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 5:16pm
May 13 - 19th, 2018 is National Nursing Home Week.  We like to take this opportunity to thank our hardworking, dedicated staff for all they do to make our residents' home what it is.  We're planning some special treats and surprises this week for residents and staff to make things a little more fun.  When you visit, please take a moment to thank that special staff member who does everything they...