Blog
September 22, 2017
Summer is one of our favorite times at Joy’s House! There is time spent in our gardens, relaxing on the deck with friends, and soaking up as much sunshine as possible. As sad as we are to say goodbye to summer, we’re looking forward to Fall Fun. Here are some of our activities and memories...
Joy’s House is excited to partner with O’Riley Funeral Home to host the movie, Honor Flight One Last Mission.  This heartwarming documentary is about 4 living WWII veterans and a community coming together to give them the trip of a lifetime to Washington, D.C.  Honor Flight is an incredible program that appropriately honors veterans.  Indy...
The past week has brought lots of fun to both Joy’s House sites! Joy’s House at UIndy continues to enjoy getting to know our new therapy “pets”, Charlie and Sally. Joy’s House Broad Ripple enjoyed having caricatures made by an artist this week! Guests at both sites have enjoyed time outside in our beautiful gardens....
August 11, 2017
This week brought lots of fun with friends at both Joy’s House locations. We had lots of time outside in the sunshine, enjoyed making crafts, and spent some time getting to know new friends. The state fair has provided lots of entertainment and conversation, too! Click on each of our newsletters below for more details...
While we’re sad to say goodbye to some longtime friends who are leaving our Broad Ripple location, we’re happy to welcome two new friends to our UIndy house! They’re small, four-legged, furry – and robotic! Thanks to our friends at the University of Indianapolis and their Delta Mu chapter of Sigma Phi Omega National Honor...
Wow! The month of July has been jam packed with fun at both Joy’s House locations. We’ve enjoyed hosting groups of volunteers and visitors, pet therapy animals, special arts and crafts project time, and lots of other summer fun. Plus, last week was Pam’s Party, our annual open house that celebrates caregivers in our community....
Joy’s House is blessed to be surrounded by an abundance of supporters in the community, and it is for that reason that we want to do something to give back to the people who make it all possible. We are excited to announce the first event in our new Joyful Giving Project. The mission of...
Mr. Charles is a 90 year old man living with a myriad of diagnoses and is still very much in love with life. His kind and gentle, yet strong nature draw people in to learn more about him, to glean wisdom and to simply be in the presence of such an honorable man. Mr. Charles...
This was a short week at Joy’s House, due to our observance of Independence Day, but that doesn’t mean we didn’t find time to have fun, too! Check out this week’s editions of Joyful Noise to see what we’ve been up to lately at Joy’s House Broad Ripple and Joy’s House UIndy.
Summer is an exciting time at Joy’s House! We enjoy lots of visitors, fun activities, and time outside in the sunshine! Check out our most recent newsletters (from both the Broad Ripple AND UIndy locations) to catch up on our latest news and fun events.