Clement Manor

Sponsored Ministries

Since the community’s founding in 1874, the School Sisters of St. Francis have been motivated by the words of Mother Alexia Hoell to “…read the signs of the times, for they are the will of God for us.” In response to emerging needs, primarily in education and health care, and with a special concern for the poor, the School Sisters of St. Francis have established and continue to sponsor educational, health care, social service, and community development organizations.

Today the U.S. Province sponsors six ministries and co-sponsors two others. Each of these organizations is separately incorporated and operates under the leadership of a board of directors. Our sisters collaborate with the laity as board members, administrators, and staff of each sponsored ministry.

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Alverno College

Alverno CollegeAlverno College is an independent, four-year, liberal arts college in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, serving women of all ages, races, religions, and financial means. Founded by the sisters in 1887, Alverno is dedicated to providing educational opportunities to all who seek personal and professional advancement. Alverno’s ability-based curriculum is focused on student outcomes integrated in a liberal arts approach. It is rooted in Catholic tradition and designed to foster leadership and service in the community.

Alverno offers weekday and weekend undergraduate programs for women, as well as graduate programs for women and men. For complete details on programs, admissions, campus life and more, visit www.alverno.edu.

Clement Manor

Clement ManorClement Manor is a faith-based continuing care retirement community located on 20 beautiful acres in Greenfield, Wisconsin. The facility’s mission is to promote healthy aging of individuals on its campus and in the community through the values of respect, collaboration, and quality service.

Clement Manor lives out this mission by providing a continuum of services to meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of individuals and their families as they age. Health maintenance and restoration, as well as support during life transition and loss, are special emphases. Rehabilitative and training services, provided to persons in any life stage, empower and enable the individual to accept and overcome limitation and disability. The organization is committed to a corporate atmosphere that fosters respect for the uniqueness and dignity of both the provider and recipient of care, and in which collaboration, personal growth and excellence are encouraged and supported.

For full details on Clement Manor and its many programs and amenities, visit www.clementmanor.com.

 

Layton Boulevard West Neighbors, Inc. (LBWN)

Our sisters founded Layton Boulevard West Neighbors, Inc. (LBWN) in response to theLayton Boulevard West Neighbors needs of the rapidly changing and culturally diverse south side neighborhood where St. Joseph Center—our international headquarters—has been an anchor for more than a century. Sisters mobilized residents and offered meeting spaces for community gatherings. In 1995, LBWN was incorporated as a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and hired a full-time director to connect neighbors to civic leaders and to each other.

LBWN has grown to become one of Milwaukee's most successful community development corporations, offering distinct and important revitalization strategies for neighbors, businesses and the entire community. The organization uses a three-pronged approach to comprehensive neighborhood revitalization: grassroots leadership development, economic development, and home rehabilitation and ownership.

For complete details on LBWN’s success story, visit www.lbwn.org

Maryhill Manor

Maryhill ManorMaryhill Manor is a community-focused provider of rehabilitative and long-term care services in Niagara, Wisconsin, serving residents of Northern Wisconsin and the central Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

Maryhill Manor’s skilled team helps individuals achieve their goals in a positive environment that preserves their individuality. The facility promotes the healing mission of the School Sisters of St. Francis by meeting each person’s spiritual, emotional and physical needs through professional and technical excellence.

The Maryhill Manor team encourages individuals to meet their goals through resident-directed care that places a premium on respect and compassionate care.  Taking a collaborative approach, Maryhill strives to be the region’s skilled care provider of choice. 

Our sisters accepted sponsorship in 1987 and built the award-winning rehabilitation and skilled nursing center the following year.  Maryhill continues to take great pride in our surroundings and are diligent in maintaining a home like environment that is not only safe for our residents but also aesthetically pleasing.

For full details on Maryhill Manor and the services we provide, please visit www.maryhillmanor.org.

 

New Cassel

New CasselNew Cassel Retirement Center first began serving the needs of the aging population in Omaha, Nebraska, in 1973.  The beautiful brick structure with ceramic tile roof was built by the sisters in 1966 as home to the congregation’s Western Province. After seven years of operating as a convent, our sisters were prayerfully guided to create a facility for the well elderly.

Today New Cassel Retirement Center is a 179-apartment residential community that is committed to providing an array of quality services.  Its staff celebrates the innate dignity of the aging person and strives to enhance their total wellness. Focusing on the values of respect, compassion, responsiveness and hospitality, New Cassel continues the healing ministry of Jesus.

For complete details on services, amenities and more, visit www.newcassel.org.


Tracy Lichti Named Next President & CEO of New Cassel Retirement Center

Omaha World-Herald, October 28, 2018

 

Our Lady of the Angels Convent

Our Lady of the Angels ConventOur Lady of the Angels Convent, co-sponsored by the School Sisters of St. Francis and the School Sisters of Notre Dame, is committed to serve our communities’ members living with memory loss. We provide quality, specialized, person-centered care in a compassionate and enriching environment.

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St. Clare Management, Inc.

St. Clare ManagementSince it was founded by the sisters in 1989, St. Clare Management, Inc. has provided quality housing management services to ensure the quality of life, safety, and independence of underserved, low-income persons in the Milwaukee area, especially persons with disabilities.

As an organization based on Christian principles, St. Clare Management is committed to carrying out our ministry with respect, dedication, and equality for each individual we serve. Our professional staff is dedicated to ensuring that low-income elderly persons, and persons with disabilities, can enjoy an independent lifestyle safely and respectfully in their communities.

For complete details on St. Clare Management and the facilities it manages, please visit www.stclaremgt.org.

 

Three Oaks Circle

Three Oaks CircleThree Oaks Circle embodies the fulfillment of the dreams of the School Sisters of St. Francis, the Indian Council of the Elderly and the Sisters of St. Francis of Assisi to provide affordable, independent housing for seniors on the southwest side of Milwaukee.

The mission of the facility from its inception in 1983 has been to foster quality of life and independent living for older adults by providing appropriate and affordable housing and by facilitating access to services seniors require. It offers a warm and comfortable home for many residents who enjoy the facility’s deluxe amenities and the proximity to the neighborhoods they know and love.

Three Oaks Circle encourages an active lifestyle balanced with carefree living and easy access to supermarkets, medical services, churches, and restaurants. It also builds and maintains relationships with area business and civic organizations, which affords many opportunities for residents to participate and contribute their knowledge during group events.

Capri Communities manages this income-qualified, independent living community.
For full details, please visit the Three Oaks Circle website.

 

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