PMMA unveils new logo, brand identity

As an organization evolves and grows, so should brand awareness. In the past year, Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America has embarked on a journey to create a brand image that could represent all its communities and provide greater brand awareness for the entire PMMA system.The challenges were great. The new mark had to reflect PMMA’s core values, mission and beliefs.
April 21, 2019

Salette Schlee returns to Fort Scott to offer professional massage services

Salette Schlee has always been fascinated by the mechanics of the human body. Now she’s working as a massage therapist at Fort Scott Presbyterian Village and a salon in Frontenac, and applying all she’s learned to help her patients relieve pain and live life to the fullest.Salette started her college career at Fort Scott Community College where she played volleyball, received her Associates of Science and enjoyed being an ambassador for the school.
June 17, 2018

5 Things Family Caregivers Need to Know About Family Leave

This week marks the 25th anniversary of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), which allows employees to take up to 12 weeks of unpaid time off from work to care for a new child or sick relative or to manage their own serious medical condition without fear of losing their job. The biggest cause for celebration, however, isn’t for what the law has accomplished over the past quarter century, but rather what may come next.
March 2, 2018

Kansas woman shares family’s Orphan Train story

“This was a major event in our nation’s history that affected many, many families for generations. Why don’t more people know about it?”Linda Ralston of Augusta, Kan., has made it her mission to inform others about the Orphan Train Movement, which existed from 1854 to 1929. According to orphantraindepot.org, during that time an estimated 250,000 orphaned, abandoned and homeless children were placed throughout the United States and Canada.
February 21, 2018

Fort Scott Presbyterian Village honored for achievements 2016/2017

Fort Scott Presbyterian Village received a certificate of recognition from Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America for reaching goals in fiscal year 2017, covering the months of July 1, 2016, through June 30, 2017.
December 8, 2017