CEO Updates September 2021

CEO Update

Updated September 17, 2021 Dear Sholom residents, tenants, staff and families, With the advent of the COVID-19 Delta variant, we are seeing an uptick in the positivity rates in our counties.    We currently have two positive residents at Knollwood Place Apartments and one positive resident at Bentson Family Assisted Living. Additionally, masks are now mandated for […]

COVID-19 Masking Update August 2021

Coronavirus Covid-19 Update April 9, 2020

August 6, 2021 Dear Sholom residents, tenants, staff and families, Surgical masks required for skilled nursing care residents and assisted living tenant per the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) Unfortunately, the Delta variant and increase positivity rates in MN have prompted MDH to release updated guidelines for residents of skilled nursing care and assisted living […]

CEO Updates August 2021

CEO Update

Updated August 27, 2021 Dear Sholom residents, tenants, staff and families, With the advent of the COVID-19 Delta variant, we are seeing an uptick in the positivity rates in our counties.    We currently have one positive staff member at Knollwood Place Apartments, one positive staff member at Chapman Sholom Home East and one positive staff […]

July 2021 Updates

How to Make Minneapolis Alzheimers Care Easier for In Home Caregivers

Updated July 29, 2021 Dear Sholom residents, tenants, staff and families, Collectively, we have made incredible progress against the COVID-19 virus.  With the advent of the vaccine, Sholom has enjoyed a decrease in the virus and the ability to open our doors to family members of our residents and some activities.  Unfortunately, the Delta variant […]

June 2021 Updates

We are in this together

Updated June 22, 2021 Dear Sholom residents, tenants, staff and families, We are pleased to see visitors back at Sholom! As the state of Minnesota continues to roll out COVID-19 vaccinations for additional Minnesotans, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has released updated guidelines for visitation in senior communities.  […]

Disproving Myths About Hospice Care

Disproving Myths About Hospice Care

We would like to take this opportunity to dispel some of the myths that people have about hospice – from what the word means to how to get hospice care for you or a loved one.  Hospice care is open to anyone who needs it, and it might be more flexible than you realize. So, we’ve put together ten […]

May 2021 Updates

We are in this together

Updated May 27, 2021 Dear Sholom residents, tenants, staff and families, We have one positive COVID-19 staff at Bentson Family Assisted Living, therefore we are suspending in-person visits with the exception of essential and compassionate care visits at this location.  We will re-evaluate after we have completed two full rounds of testing of staff and […]

Message to Our Community from Auxiliary, Foundation and Sholom Board Chairs

How to Make Minneapolis Alzheimers Care Easier for In Home Caregivers

April 27, 2021 Our Strength Comes From Our Community Dear Sholom Community: Our world is now a full year into an unprecedented pandemic which has tested each and every person and organization. Depending on where you look, people and organizations have responded in a variety of ways — some good, some not so good — […]

April 2021 Updates

Coronavirus Covid-19 Update April 9, 2020

Updated April 29, 2021 Dear Sholom residents, tenants, staff and families, We have one staff who tested positive with COVID-19 at Shirley Chapman Sholom Home East.  Therefore, we are suspending in-person visits with the exception of essential and compassionate care visits at that location.     We will re-evaluate after we have completed two full rounds of […]

March 2021 Updates

heart health for seniors

Updated March 31, 2021 Dear Sholom residents, tenants, staff and families, Happy Passover! During this special time, we are, unfortunately, not able to safely conduct large Passover Seders as we have done in the past prior to the pandemic.  However, with the recent changes to visitation, we hope that you can spend some time with […]