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Kendal at Oberlin Early Learning Center Earns National Award for Intergenerational Programming

Kendal at Oberlin’s Early Learning Center has been selected by Mather Institute as a 2023 Honorable Mention recipient of the Promising Practices Award.

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Fitch Re-affirms Kendal at Oberlin’s A+ Rating

Kendal at Oberlin, a vibrant Ohio life plan community (also known as a continuing care retirement community, or CCRC), is pleased to announce that Fitch Ratings has affirmed the organization’s…

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Congratulations Ramie Ybarra

Recognizing Service Anniversaries at Kendal

Ramie Ybarra has spent her entire 30-year career in Dining Services, at Kendal at Oberlin, She is one of 27 staff members with milestone anniversaries this year.

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CEO Barbara Thomas is Recognized by LeadingAge Ohio

Visionary Leadership Award 2023 Kendal at Oberlin residents and staff were thrilled but not surprised that Kendal CEO Barbara Thomas was recently recognized for her visionary leadership at the annual…

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Kendal Mom and Son Work in Aging Services

Kim Leek, Kendal’s Director of Nursing, has a new co-worker – her 17-year-old son Tyler.

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Kendal at Oberlin – 5 Years in Mather Age Well Study

Kendal at Oberlin residents participated for 5 years in the Mather Institute’s Age Well study. Results show that residents of life plan communities fared very well.

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Laughter: A New Prescription for Good Health

Some good solid fun and a good laugh may be good for your health.

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Kendal at Oberlin is a 2022 Tree Campus® Healthcare Organization

Good news for Kendal at Oberlin and the John Bartram Arboretum! The Arbor Day Foundation has named Kendal at Oberlin a 2022 Tree Campus® Healthcare institution for its commitment to…

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New Faces at the Front Desk

Often, the first people you see when visit Kendal at Oberlin are the friendly staff at the reception desk at the main entrance. New staff members are happy to greet…

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