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National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) to Require all Team Members to Receive COVID-19 Vaccination

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the leadership team at National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) has worked closely with applicable state and county departments of health, as well as followed any guidelines set forth by the Centers for...

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National Lutheran Communities & Services Names Regina Figueroa as Chief Operating Officer

National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) is pleased to announce Regina Figueroa has been named chief operating officer (COO). Figueroa joins NLCS as previous COO Cyndi Walters transitions to the role of NLCS president and chief operating officer (CEO). Regina...

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National Lutheran Communities & Services Names Cyndi Walters as President and CEO

Walters brings over 30 years of senior living experience to National Lutheran, along with a passion of expanding opportunities for older adults to age as they choose and for inspiring team members who have a heart to serve seniors National...

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Impact1890 Announces Special Rapid Response Grants

Grants awarded to three Lutheran congregations to help ease social isolation of older congregation members Impact1890–A National Lutheran Program is pleased to announce that it has awarded three “Rapid Response” grants totaling $10,325 to St. Stephen Lutheran Church, Williamsburg, VA;...

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National Lutheran Communities & Services’ COO Cyndi Walters Joins International Council on Active Aging Task Force to Lead Senior Living Transformation After COVID-19

National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) Chief Operating Officer, Cyndi Walters joins more than 160 industry thought leaders as they prepare to emerge from a period of quarantine and plan for a new post-COVID-19 era.  Participants in the ICAA COVID-19...

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The Village at Rockville Volunteer Alexis Bentz wins an Extraordinary Teen Award from "Bethesda Magazine"

Recently, “Bethesda Magazine” recognized Thomas S. Wootton High School Senior, Alexis Bentz, as one of the winners of their annual Extraordinary Teen Awards. Her journey to this award started when she was just 12 years old. Inspired by her close...

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The Village at Rockville Clear of COVID-19 Virus from February Low-Risk Exposure

The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community announced on Saturday, March 14, that they have completed the symptom screenings required by the Maryland Department of Health following a low-risk exposure of COVID-19 that occurred when one of the three positive...

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Low-Risk Exposure of COVID-19 Reported at The Village at Rockville

The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community was notified by the Maryland Department of Health (MDH) late this afternoon that a Maryland resident who tested positive for coronavirus attended a public event at The Village at Rockville on Friday, February...

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National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) Adds Augsburg Lutheran Home & Village to its Roster of Senior Living Communities

National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) has added Baltimore-based Augsburg Lutheran Home & Village to its roster of senior living communities. Augsburg Lutheran Home & Village will now be known as The Village at Augsburg–A National Lutheran Community and a...

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The Village at Rockville Named One of the 2019 Best Workplaces for Aging Services by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE through National Lutheran Communities & Services

Great Place to Work and FORTUNE have honored The Village at Rockville, through its parent organization, National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) as one of the 2019 Best Workplaces for Aging Services. The ranking considered feedback representing 223,183 employees working...

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National Lutheran Communities & Services Releases 2018 Annual Report

National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) is pleased to share the 2018 Annual Report. The report highlights some of the work NLCS is doing to honor, inspire and support choice and opportunity in service to seniors. It also features three...

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Impact1890 is Now Accepting Grant Proposals for 2020

Impact1890—A National Lutheran Program is pleased to announce the availability of Impact grants for the 2020 year. Each year, Impact1890 awards grants to non-profit organizations that share in the same passion of serving seniors, particularly those who are aging in...

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National Lutheran Communities & Services Certified as a Great Place to Work

Great Place to Work Institute has honored National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) with certification as a Great Place to Work. The survey included all team members throughout all NLCS entities, and the ratings measure NLCS’ capacity to earn our...

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National Lutheran Communities & Services Names Belinda "Dee Dee" Barbour as Philanthropy Director 

National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) is excited to announce Belinda “Dee Dee” Barbour as NLCS Philanthropy Director. In this role, Barbour will oversee the strategic vision and day-to-day operations of the NLCS philanthropy department. Barbour joined NLCS in the...

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The Village at Rockville Named a Top Vote Getter in Bethesda Magazine's Best of Bethesda Poll

The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community was named a top vote getter in Bethesda Magazine’s annual Best of Bethesda readers’ poll in the best senior living community category. The Village at Rockville was ranked third amongst the five communities...

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Impact1890 Announces 2019 Grant Recipients

Impact1890–A National Lutheran Program has awarded 30 grants totaling $273,334 for the 2019 grant year. This marks the sixth year of the program (originally National Lutheran Communities & Services Community Impact program). In 2018, nearly 8,500 older adults’ lives were...

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The Village at Rockville Named a High-Performing Facility and Best Nursing Home by U.S. News & World Report

The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community has been ranked as a top facility by U.S. News & World Report in two disciplines: overall nursing home and short-stay rehabilitation (myPotential Rehabilitation at The Village at Rockville). U.S. News & World...

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The Village at Rockville Receives Bond Financing and Breaks Ground on Glenmere Apartment Homes

The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community has received bond financing on the Glenmere project. The bonds were issued by Montgomery County, Md. in a face amount of $87.5 million. The bonds will fund construction costs related to The Village...

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NLCS Continues WASH-FM Christmas Music Sponsorship for the Ninth Year

National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) is getting into the Christmas spirit with its sponsorship of 24/7 holiday music on WASH-FM 97.1 from now until Dec. 25 and on WMZQ 98.7 on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. You’ll hear on-air...

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Shockey Selected as Glenmere Construction Partner

The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community has selected Howard Shockey & Sons, Inc. to build its Glenmere apartment homes expansion. The approximately $95 million expansion will be constructed on five acres within The Village at Rockville’s existing 31-acre footprint,...

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The Village at Rockville Celebrates Chapel Renovations

The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community celebrated the Chapel’s recent renovations with a service of blessing on Sunday, September 9 at 3 p.m. These renovations, made possible through the MAGNIFY campaign, enhance the experience of all who utilize the...

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Lawrence Jordan III Named Compliance Officer for National Lutheran Communities & Services

Rockville, MD-  National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) named Lawrence Jordan III as Compliance Officer. Jordan brings 20 years of legal experience to the role, seven of those providing services to health care organizations. In this role, Jordan will lead...

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The Village at Rockville Announces Kyle Hreben as Executive Director

Rockville, MD- The Village at Rockville is pleased to welcome Kyle Hreben as the Executive Director to its leadership team. Hreben will oversee day-to-day operations while continuing to support the needs of seniors. “We are thrilled to have Kyle join our...

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Grants Available for 2019

Impact1890—A National Lutheran Program is pleased to announce the availability of Impact grants for the 2019 year. Each year, Impact1890 awards grants to non-profit organizations that share in the same passion of serving seniors, particularly those who are aging in place...

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Allison Combs Named Sales Director for National Lutheran Communities & Services

Rockville, MD-  National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) named Allison Combs as Sales Director in January 2018. This is a newly created position for NLCS, which will help oversee sales efforts and initiatives throughout the National Lutheran family of brands....

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National Lutheran Communities & Services Announces Richard M. Mazza as Chief Financial Officer

Rockville, MD- Richard M. Mazza, CPA has joined National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Mazza brings over 25 years of financial acumen and business savvy to this position. As a senior level management professional, Mazza brings...

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National Lutheran Communities & Services Announces Impact1890–A National Lutheran Program

Rockville, MD- National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) announces the establishment of Impact1890–A National Lutheran Program, with the sole function of managing the grants it awards to community partners. As a faith-based not-for-profit ministry of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America...

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National Lutheran Communities & Services Contributes to Seniors Affected by the 2017 Hurricanes

Rockville, MD- National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) rallied to help the victims of the 2017 hurricanes that swept through parts of Texas, Florida, and Puerto Rico, leaving widespread damage. A total of $24,510 raised for disaster relief went directly to...

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The Village at Rockville Ranks Second in Montgomery County and Fourth in the State of Maryland

Rockville, MD- The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community ranks number four in the state of Maryland out of 203 senior care providers, and number two out of 33 providers in Montgomery County. “We are incredibly proud to be listed...

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National Lutheran Awards $263,000 in Grants for 2018

Rockville, MD- National Lutheran Communities & Services’ (NLCS) Community Impact Council awarded 33 grants for the 2018 grant year, totaling $263,000. This marks the fifth year of the grant program, with an increase in amounts requested, number of grant recipients and...

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Hear Us on WASH-FM

National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) is getting into the Christmas spirit with its sponsorship of 24/7 holiday music on WASH-FM 97.1 from Nov. 17- Dec. 25 and on WMZQ 98.7 on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. You'll hear on-air spots...

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National Lutheran Receives 2017 Gold Award Designation for Its Website

National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) was the recipient of the 2017 National Mature Media Awards (NMMA) gold winner designation for its website, www.nationallutheran.org. The 2017 awards reflect 2016 work, which was when NLCS revamped the design of its website....

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The Village at Rockville Welcomes Alice Benson as Director of Philanthropy

ROCKVILLE, Md. – We are pleased to announce that Alice Benson, CFRE was named the Director of Philanthropy for The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community, effective September 5, 2017. A life-long resident of Montgomery County, Md., Benson joins The...

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Remembering a co-worker, friend and mother

On June 29, 2017, what would’ve been Kris Sackett’s 73rd birthday, family, friends, residents and staff at The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community gathered to pay their respects and honor the former Independent Living Program Housing Manager with the...

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National Lutheran Communities & Services Hosts Valparaiso University Students for Fourth Summer

Rockville, MD- For the fourth year in a row National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) will welcome a small cohort of students from Valparaiso University. Michelle Andersen, a social work and psychology double major, Katie Bahn, a nursing major, and Madelyn Nieter, a...

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From Loss Comes Giving

Four years ago Rosaria and Miguel Cruz started their volunteer service with The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community. In their initial interview they explained they were inspired to volunteer after they both lost their beloved mothers over a seven-month...

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Rockville, Md. Ranked Sixth as a Best Cities for an Active Retirement

In a recent study, published by SmartAsset.com, the 575 largest U.S. cities were reviewed and ranked based on criteria specifically important to senior living. Rankings were assessed based on the average tax rate, the number of local retirement communities, the...

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The Village at Rockville Receives Approval from Maryland Department of Aging for New Apartment Addition

March 2, 2017 ROCKVILLE, Md. –The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community in Rockville, Md., received approval from the Maryland Department of Aging for its campus expansion feasibility study. The expansion includes a new 130-unit independent living apartment building featuring...

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Dr. Jonathan Musher Named Top Doc

Washingtonian magazine has released its list of the Washington, D.C. area’s Top Doctors. Medical professionals from around the area were asked which doctors, across 39 specialty fields, they trust with their families’ health.  The Village at Rockville – A National...

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Inspiring Hearts with Art

Art. A subjective term that can mean any number of things, to any number of people; it could bring one to tears, create laughter, or give its viewer a sense of nostalgia. It is for this reason that, regardless of...

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What does 100 years [young] look like?

If you were asked to describe what a vibrant 100 years of life looks like, do you think you could? After meeting Helen Barrow, a 100-year-old resident at The Village at Rockville–A National Lutheran Community, you would have the answer...

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National Lutheran Communities & Services Partners with American Public University to Enhance Employee Education Options

Rockville, MD- National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) is partnering with American Public University (APU) so employees can take full advantage of NLCS’ tuition reimbursement program, earning an online degree or certificate from APU. NLCS values lifelong learning, not only for...

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National Lutheran Communities & Services Partners with American Public University to Enhance Employee Education Options

January 17, 2017 Rockville, Md. - National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) is partnering with American Public University (APU) so employees can take full advantage of NLCS’ tuition reimbursement program, earning an online degree or certificate from APU. NLCS values...

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Permanent IRA Tax Benefit for Donations

Qualified Charitable Distributions (QCD) from IRAs have been made permanent through the PATH Act of 2015. This legislation allows individuals 70 ½ or older to direct a portion or all of the annual required minimum distribution (RMD) to a charity...

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National Lutheran Awards $253,500 in Grants for 2017

National Lutheran Communities & Services’ (NLCS) Community Impact Council awarded 30 grants for the 2017 grant year, totaling $253,500. This marks the fourth year of the grant program, with a significant increase in amounts requested, number of grantees and awarded...

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Hear Us On WASH-FM!

National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) is getting into the Christmas spirit with its sponsorship of 24/7 holiday music on WASH-FM 97.1 from Nov. 18- Dec. 25 and on WMZQ 98.7 on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. You'll hear on-air spots...

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Former Summer Intern Shares His Experience

Sylas Buller, a Calling and Purpose in Society (CAPS) Fellow from Valparaiso University, spent his 2016 summer with National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS).  Specifically, he served at our Rockville-based retirement community, The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community.  During...

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The Village at Rockville Partners with Strathmore’s Artist in Residence Program

ROCKVILLE, Md. – The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR) is excited to partner with Strathmore’s Artist in Residence (AIR) program to host five concerts at the senior community through spring 2017. Strathmore created its Artist in Residence (AIR)...

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Never Too Old to Go for Gold

As the nation’s young rising athletes competed in the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio, one 92-year-old resident at The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community was doing just the same—vying for gold.                 For the past 27 years Edward...

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Marta Spangler Appointed as The Village at Rockville’s Director of Philanthropy

ROCKVILLE, Md. – The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community is pleased to welcome Marta Spangler as the Director of Philanthropy, effective August 1, 2016. Spangler brings a unique perspective with years of global funding experience, most recently as the...

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How a Typo Helped Those in Need

What do you do with 300 custom-imprinted blankets that have a typo?  The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR) was in that predicament earlier this week.  Rather than letting the warm fleece blankets go to waste because of a...

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New IRA Tax Benefit for Donations

For those aged 70 & a half or older, it is once again possible to make tax-favored charitable gifts from traditional and Roth IRA accounts. On December 18, Congress passed and the President signed legislation retroactively extending the charitable IRA rollover...

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National Lutheran Awards $221,250 in Grants to Local Organizations

National Lutheran Communities & Services’ (NLCS) Community Impact Council awarded 21 grants for the 2015-2016 grant year, totaling $221,250. This marks the third year of the grant program, with a significant increase in applicants and awarded funds throughout Maryland, Virginia,...

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NLCS Awards First Grant to Diakon Adult Day Services

ROCKVILLE, MD- National Lutheran Communities & Services’ (NLCS) Community Impact Council awarded $15,000 to Diakon Adult Day Services at Ravenwood to provide expanded support to in-home caregivers. As one of two recipients, their Caregiver Support Initiative will be implemented in...

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Senior Resource Fair 6/19

Join us for a FREE Senior Resource Fair on Thursday, June 19 from 1-4 p.m. Senior specific vendors and resources will be available, as well as tours of The Village at Rockville every half hour.  For more information or to...

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Former Executive Director Honored by ALDE

Reichards Receive ALDE Spirit of Giving Award  Rev. Richard D. Reichard and Mrs. Melba Reichard received the honor of ALDE’s 2014 Spirit of Giving Award earlier this year.  Association of Lutheran Development Executives (ALDE) is an international community of fundraising...

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NLCS Community Impact Grants Available for 2015

National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) is pleased to announce the availability of Community Impact Grants for congregations and community social service organizations for the 2015 grant year. As a faith-based ministry providing an array of services for older adults,...

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Auxiliary's Annual Fall Festival

You're invited in join us for the Annual Fall Festival at The Village at Rockville on Saturday, November 8, from 9:30 a.m.-2p.m. The Auxiliary is pleased to offer a variety of shopping opportunities including Christmas decor, Grandma's Attic, jewelry, plants,...

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Assisted Living at The Village at Rockville

Assisted Living services continue to expand at The Village at Rockville. In October 2014, fourteen additional suites were added, bringing the total assisted living suites to thirty-two. Current constuction for memory support assisted living will be completed in the spring of...

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Vintage Circus Comes to The Village at Rockville!

Dedicated volunteers and staff helped to bring a colorful and vibrant Vintage Circus to The Village at Rockville. Today's events included full-size painted renditions of elephants, giraffes and a large circus tent. Long-term care residents enjoyed duck races, face painting, cotton candy and...

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Dr. Jason Gottschalk Announced As The Village at Rockville's Executive Director

ROCKVILLE, MD – The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR) in Rockville, Md., announced Dr. Jason Gottschalk as its Executive Director effective February 13, 2015. “I am thrilled to be part of this vibrant community of dedicated and caring...

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The Village at Rockville Receives Five-Star Rating For Second Year In A Row

ROCKVILLE, MD – The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR) received a five-star rating from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for the second year in a row. This ranking was further supported by recent news that TVAR...

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NLCS’ CEO Attends White House Conference on Aging

National Lutheran Communities & Services’ (NLCS) President and Chief Executive Officer Larry Bradshaw recently took part in the White House Conference on Aging’s (WHCOA) regional forum in Boston, Massachusetts on May 28. Earlier in 2015, the WHCOA launched a series...

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TVAR Assisted Living Memory Support Wing Completed

The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR) celebrates the commencement of a four-and-a-half-year planned renovation project, concluding with the creation of an assisted living memory support program.  The program, featuring a secure garden with a walking path and gazebo,...

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Trick or Treat with The Village at Rockville!

The Village at Rockville is welcoming trick or treaters on Saturday, October 31 from 1–3 p.m. Please bring your little ones dressed in costume. We provide a safe, indoor location for trick or treating, while the children provide smiles for...

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98% of Families Recommend The Village at Rockville

The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR) in Rockville, Md., formerly known as The National Lutheran Home, received high marks from families in the Maryland Health Care Commission’s (MHCC) 2015 Nursing Facility Family Survey. According to MHCC survey results,...

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We're Collecting Toys for Tots

Help us bring joy to children this holiday season. The Village at Rockville is collecting Toys for Tots until Dec. 18.  If you would like to participate, please bring a new, unwrapped toy and drop it off at our main...

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NLCS Sponsors Grammy-Winning Composer and The Concordia Choir to Perform in Washington

National Lutheran Communities & Services is pleased to sponsor world-renowned composer and conductor René Clausen and The Concordia Choir to perform in Washington, D.C. on Sunday, February, 21, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. The concert, part of the choir’s 15-day 2016...

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myPotential Rehabilitation Program Expands, Includes Outpatient Therapy Services

ROCKVILLE, Md. – myPotential Rehabilitation, a service available at The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR) in Rockville, Md., is now offering outpatient therapy services effective June 1, 2016.  Adding to an already robust short-stay rehabilitation program, the outpatient...

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Pulitzer-Prize Author Russell Baker Visits The Village at Rockville

ROCKVILLE, Md. – The Village at Rockville (TVAR), A National Lutheran Community, hosted Pulitzer-Prize winning author Russell Baker on Friday, March 23, 2012 for a book signing and discussion. More than 100 residents from The Village at Rockville and greater...

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2011-2012 Artist Series Receives Grant

The Village at Rockville 2011-2012 Artist Series receives a grant from the Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County. The grant will support a concert by the Balafon West African Dance Ensemble on April 29 at 3:00 p.m.

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MD State Arts Council Awards The Village at Rockville a $500 Grant

(ROCKVILLE, Md.) – The Village at Rockville (TVAR), A National Lutheran Community in Rockville, Md., was awarded a $500 grant from the Maryland State Arts Council to help fund its 2011-2012 Artist Series. This grant will help offset the costs...

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The Village at Rockville Launches CRISP Program

(ROCKVILLE, Md.) – The Village at Rockville (TVAR), A National Lutheran Community in Rockville, Md., is participating in Maryland’s health information exchange program that will enable direct access to patient discharge summaries, lab reports and radiology results for clients being...

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New Clinical Capabilities

The Village at Rockville, A National Lutheran Community is expanding its clinical capabilities to better serve more seniors and their families with the following services: TPN (total parenteral nutrition) Mediport (IV access) Comprehensive skin integrity program (including use of wound...

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MyPotential Coach Karen Sturtz Offers Tips on Selecting Short-Term Rehab

The Village at Rockville's myPotential Coach Karen Sturtz offers radio listeners tips for selecting short-term rehabilitation and other senior care options in an interview with Bernie Lucas, Clear Channel D.C.'s public affairs director. Her interview aired on all the local...

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Shoebox Gift Drive

The Prince of Peace 2013 Confirmation Class volunteers the first Saturday of every month at The Village at Rockville (TVAR). For the month of December students and families collected gloves, hats and scarfs, while TVAR's staff and residents collected toiletries....

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Free Glaucoma Screenings Feb. 7, 2-4 p.m.!

On Thursday, Feb. 7, Dr. Toufic Melki of the Retina Centers in Washington will offer a free presentation on Your Eyes: A Window to Your Health (1:00-2:00 p.m. in Chapel). Immediately following he is conducting FREE Glaucoma Screenings from 2:00-4:00...

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The Village at Rockville Ranks 2 in County, 3 in State

The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR) in Rockville, Md., formerly known as The National Lutheran Home, ranks number three in the state of Maryland out of 205 senior care providers, and number two out of 32 providers in...

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Senior Health & Wellness Fair June 6

Saturday, June 6, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., The Village at RockvilleHosted by Holy Cross Health and National Lutheran Communities & Services Learn more about living well at any age! Experience senior-friendly Zumba classes, bone density scans, fall risk prevention,...

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Free Tax Prep March 11, 18 & 25

The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR) has partnered with AARP’s Tax Aide program to provide free tax preparation services to seniors on March 11, 18 & 25 from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Appointments fill up fast, so reserve your spot...

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95% of Guests Would Recommend myPotential Rehabilitation

ROCKVILLE, MD – The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR) in Rockville, Md., formerly known as the National Lutheran Home, received high marks from guests who experienced its short-term rehabilitation program called myPotential. Approximately 95 percent of guests would...

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TVAR Nurse Sandy Osei-Acheampong Retires in Style

It’s not every day that your employer sends a limo to escort you to and from work, but for Mr. Sandy Osei-Acheampong, an employee for almost 32 years at The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR) in Rockville, Md.,...

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98% of Families Would Recommend The Village at Rockville

The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR) in Rockville, Md., formerly known as The National Lutheran Home, received high marks from families in the Maryland Health Care Commission’s (MHCC) 2013 Nursing Facility Family Survey. According to MHCC survey results,...

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Assisted Living Comes to Rockville

ROCKVILLE, MD – The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR) in Rockville, Md., formerly known as the National Lutheran Home, unveiled 18 private assisted living apartments on Tuesday, March 26, in an opening celebration. Guests gathered to herald the...

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The Village at Rockville Ranks 8 in State, 2 in County

ROCKVILLE, MD – The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR) in Rockville, Md., formerly known as the National Lutheran Home, was ranked number eight in the state of Maryland out of 205 senior care providers, and number two out...

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Free Tax Preparation March 13 & 20

The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR) has partnered with AARP’s Tax Aide program to provide free tax preparation services to seniors on March 13 and March 20, from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Appointments fill up fast, so...

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Rockville Announces Jana Broughton as Executive Director

ROCKVILLE, MD – The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR) in Rockville, Md., announced Jana Broughton as its new Executive Director. Following an executive search, Broughton was selected to take the helm at TVAR effective Jan. 2, 2013. A...

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Rockville Renovations Highlighted in Construction Today Magazine

Construction Today Magazine highlighted the ongoing renovations at The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community in Rockville, Md. The renovations, which are phased over four years, are designed to give the 32-year-old building a facelift, expand its health care offerings...

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Collecting Toiletries for Seniors in Need

The Village at Rockville--A National Lutheran Community is collecting personal care items/toiletries to donate to Elderly Ministries of Rockville City for seniors in need. Items are being collected until Dec. 3, 2012. Support a senior in need by donating any...

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Resident Birgit Madsen Inducted into Hall of Fame

ROCKVILLE, Md. – Not too many seniors can say they have been inducted into the hall of fame, but Rockville resident Birgit Madsen has earned those bragging rights. A resident of The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR), Birgit...

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The Village at Rockville Donates 102 Beds to Hospitals in Cameroon, Africa

The Village at Rockville (TVAR), A National Lutheran Community, discovered a creative way to help hospitals in Cameroon, Africa. Approximately 102 Hill-Rom hospital beds have been donated to Safe Bridge of Help (SBH), a not-for-profit that provides assistance in health...

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The Village at Rockville Unveils its MyPotential Rehabilitation Services and Program

ROCKVILLE, Md. – The Village at Rockville (TVAR), A National Lutheran Community, unveiled its holistic and individualized myPotential Rehabilitation Services during two grand openings on Monday, January 30 and Tuesday, January 31. More than 200 guests turned out to see...

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Kirsten Haalboom Named Director of Philanthropy for The Village at Rockville

(Rockville, Md.) – National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) named Kirsten Haalboom as the Director of Philanthropy, focusing specifically on The Village at Rockville (TVAR), A National Lutheran Community, in Rockville, Md. In this position Haalboom will have oversight for...

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