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Donors & The CARES Act

By Meg | June 10, 2020

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act is well known for the economic stimulus checks provided to millions of Americans this year. But this sweeping legislation also includes two new temporary tax benefits for donors giving to nonprofits. Universal Deduction for donations up to $300 Even if you no longer itemize your charitable…

Need: Gowns & Masks [Updated: 5.21.2020]

By Meg | May 15, 2020

Thank you all for your mask donations! We are now just seeking GOWN donations. We will leave the patterns up for the masks should you want to make them for another organization or personal use. Flat Rock has a current on-going need for fabric, washable and re-useable gowns. We’re seeking seamstresses, sewing groups, church, and…

Thinking out of the box! Virgin Pulse: Charity On Top

By Meg | May 14, 2020

Flat Rock Homes is grateful for the many ways in which the East Ohio Conference churches support us. It’s been especially wonderful to receive the in-kind and monetary contributions during this time. We are blessed that our residents and staff continue to stay safe and healthy as we await the passing of this virus and…

Flat Rock Homes, Care Center, and Community Services Implement Preventative Measures in Light of COVID-19

By Meg | March 16, 2020

Flat Rock Homes, Care Center, and Community Services has implemented measures to ensure the health and safety of those served, as well as staff, during the COVID-19 pandemic (coronavirus) spreading across our state and country. Effective immediately: No visitation is allowed in our Flat Rock Care Center and is discouraged in our Community Services homes.…

Flat Rock Staff: In The News

By Meg | September 23, 2019

Recently, our Director of Nursing, Lisa Hart, and her family were featured in a news story about their family. The story out of Galion features Hart and her husband and their 10 adopted children. It’s an incredible story about the love they have for each other and others in the community. Watch or read the…

Rev. Dr. Valerie Stultz Memorial Staff Room Dedicated

By Meg | September 13, 2019

On September 12, 2019, we were thrilled to dedicate the Rev. Dr. Valerie Stultz Memorial Staff Room here at Flat Rock Care Center. The Staff Room was dedicated by Karen Kilgo, President/CEO of Flat Rock Homes, Care Center, and Community Services. The dedication ceremony was held in the Flat Rock Gymnasium, across the hall from…

July-September News

By Meg | September 9, 2019

Fall is in the air here at Flat Rock and we’re looking forward to all the festivities at the fall and winter seasons bring. This week (September 9-14) we are celebrating our Direct Support Professionals! We appreciate them every single day, but this week is about them! They work so incredibly hard every day to…

Flat Rock Homes Deepens Engagement with Churches

By Meg | August 8, 2019

Historical Covenant Relationship Helps Congregations Make Disciples of Jesus Christ Flat Rock, OHIO, August 8, 2019 – Flat Rock Homes is deepening its commitment to engagement and partnership with East Ohio Conference churches by growing its Church Engagement team.    “Since November 2018, Flat Rock Homes has made an increased commitment church engagement within the…

Welcome to Our New Website!

By Meg | July 25, 2019

Thank you for visiting our new website! We’re so excited that it’s finally ready to share with you! We wanted to let you know that we are working on updating the links in our news stories and some photos on the pages. Some of the links didn’t transfer as smoothly as we had hoped, but…

What’s Happening at Flat Rock: April-June 2019

By Meg | June 4, 2019

We’re looking forward to summer so much here at Flat Rock! The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, and it looks like it might have stopped raining. Find out totals for The Dick Parks Memorial Race at the Rock and information about our upcoming events and volunteer opportunities below! Accomplishments We were able to…