News & Events

Vital successful aging is our focus at Ecumen and in the senior housing communities that we serve.

Recent News

Ecumen Receives Aging Services of Minnesota Innovation Award for Reducing Antipsychotic Use in Dementia Care

Date
Feb 14th, 2013

Ecumen Awakenings Program is honored by Aging Services of Minnesota.

Ecumen marks 150 years, but last 10 a doozy

Date
Dec 19th, 2012

"Forget Ecumen being a 150-year-old organization for a moment. Some would say the Shoreview-based senior housing provider didn’t come of age until just 10 years ago, when current CEO Kathryn Roberts stepped on board."

Read the Shoreview Press article about Ecumen's evolution over the past decade. 

Emmanuel Community is now Ecumen Detroit Lakes

Date
Oct 18th, 2012

" Emmanuel Home and the independent, assisted, and memory care living options on the Emmanuel campus have been part of the Ecumen family of services since 1964.  This fall, they are joining the senior living communities across Ecumen in a shared visual identity under the Ecumen name and logo."

Read the full story in the DL-Online news

Ecumen Bethany Community in Alexandria Opens Memory Care, Expands Short-Term Rehab

Date
Jul 25th, 2012

Ecumen, a nonprofit senior housing and services company, has expanded senior living and service offerings in Alexandria. Ecumen Bethany Community completed a $3 million renovation and expansion project to enhance short-term rehabilitation services and introduce memory care.  Read the full story online at Alexandria Echo Press. 

Ecumen named to Star Tribune’s Top Workplaces 2012

Date
Jun 18th, 2012

Once again Ecumen is recognized as a Top Workplace by the Star Tribune. 

Governor Dayton Appoints Ecumen's CFO Dennis Johnson to Veterans Health Care Advisory Council

Date
Jun 4th, 2012

Governor Mark Dayton has appointed Dennis Johnson, Ecumen Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, to the Veterans Health Care Advisory Council. 

Ecumen Bethany Community: Senior Picture Day

Date
May 31st, 2012

At Ecumen Bethany Community in Alexandria, Minn., residents recently enjoyed getting "glammed-up" for a professional photo shoot. 

See the news coverage about Ecumen Bethany Community's Glamour Shots at KSAX-TV

Ecumen Honors Volunteer of the Year

Date
May 23rd, 2012

Ecumen honors Ben Jenum, volunteer at Ecumen Oaks & Pines, with Volunteer of the Year award at annual leadership conference. 

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