Feb 07 2020

Happy Valentine!

February is the month of love and giving. We share our love and compassion every day, and it makes our hearts warm to listen to one of our client’ testimonials about how Deaconess Nurse Ministry makes a difference in our community. We wanted to share Geraldine Dobbins’ testimonial with you: ” Nurse Reta Kirk of Deaconess Nurse...
Dec 20 2019

Ministry Moment: Belinda Randall Finds Her Purpose in Helping Seniors Feel Less Alone

Three years ago, Belinda Randall RN found herself professionally overwhelmed and lost. She was working as a nurse, and the position became demanding and felt impersonal. So, she began praying for guidance and searched for a new opportunity. Her prayers were answered with a call from Deaconess Nurse Ministry. She had submitted her resume online...
Aug 27 2019

Reta Kirk, RN, Keeps People Across the City Healthy All Year Long

For the past four years, Reta Kirk, RN, has been working to make life better for people throughout the St. Louis region. As a community faith nurse at Deaconess Nurse Ministry, Reta splits her time between five locations: Trinity Episcopal Food Pantry, Pilgrim United Church of Christ, Bridge of Hope Ministries, Peace Pantry at Cedar...
May 29 2019

Stacey Melliere RN Improves the Health of Over 100 People in Less Than a Year

It’s been a busy seven months for Stacey Melliere RN. She joined Deaconess Nurse Ministry late last year, and she’s already worked with hundreds of people living in St. Louis City to as far as South St. Louis County. Stacey is a firm believer that through compassion and present listening, trust is possible with her...
Jan 01 2020

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! May you have a very happy, healthy and successful New Year! We want to say thanks to all of our wonderful donors, thank you for supporting us and for your generosities in 2019. With your support, we were able to care for over 2,000 low income adults and their families in St...
Feb 26 2019

DNM Helps Launch Clinic at St. Andrew’s Senior Housing Community

Since January, Cindy Siple RN has served the nearly 75 residents at Zion Corner Apartments / Sammie E. Jones Residences in South St. Louis City by operating the Homer Schmitz Memorial Health Clinic, funded and managed by St Andrew’s Senior Solutions and Cape Albeon board. For many residents, her 5-day a week on-site presence has...