Author Archives: Glade Run

10 Common Warning Signs of a Mental Illness

10 common warning signs of a mental illness*: • Feeling very sad or withdrawn for more than 2 weeks (e.g., crying regularly, feeling fatigued, feeling unmotivated). • Seriously trying to harm or kill oneself or making plans to do so. • Severe out-of-control, risk-taking behaviors that can cause harm to self or others. • Sudden...

Start here for Mental Health Awareness Month

— http://www.huffingtonpost.com/susan-vernicek/start-here-for-mental-health-awareness-month_b_7166484.html

Did you know that May is Mental Health Awareness Month? And that the first week of May focuses on children’s mental health? Speaker/Author Susan Vernicek outlines actions and practices to promote mental health in children.

In Memorium

We would like to take a moment to remember Leslie Walter, our dear friend and colleague who passed away on April 7, 2015.  Leslie was our Supervisor of Family Partnership Support and an integral team member at Glade Run Lutheran Services for the last 10 years.  She was passionately dedicated to her work...

Announcing 2015 Specialized Adventures Camp

I am so excited Glade Run Adventures will be offering one two week Specialized Adventures Summer Camp from 9 am to 3 pm,  Monday through Friday, August 3rd through 14th 2015. The camp will be hosted on the farm property adjacent to the main campus, serenely situated among farm fields and close to the creek and riding...

Adventure’s 16th Annual Spring Symposium

  Embracing Your Garden’s Potential Spend the day at Glade Run Adventures learning, noshing, and shopping! Special celebrity farmers will be on hand to serve lunch and we’ll also have a raffle and silent auction. KDKA’s Doug Oster will lead a presentation and Carol Chernega will discuss pruning. For more information,...

One Christmas at the Orphans’ Home

The following story was recently discovered in the December, 1922 edition of Lutheran Woman’s Work.  Its author, Ms. Virginia Margret Boyer, was admitted here as an orphan in November of 1898 and later came back to serve as a teacher in 1914; she would also complete a missionary trip to India. Ms. Boyer would ultimately perish...

Goodbye Old Main: A Video

We have put together a goodbye video for Old Main, a building that has been a part of our Zelienople campus since 1890.  While watching the first demolition in our campus transformation take place, we contemplated change and its meaning across the agency. The video below features some of our stories: