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Canaan Land Community Center's mission is to touch the lives of Marion County senios and disabled citizens, by maintaining their independence and theirlevel of functioning, so they can remail as healthy as possible in the most cost- effective way.
Our vision is for Canaan Land Adult Day Health Care Center to be the dominant leader in providing the best adult day health care services in the county of Marion, South Carolina and surrounding areas. Our staff here has a compassion for seniors and disabled client and are trained to give the best of care. We have an intense unfailing love in taking care of seniors because of their wisdom, their life experiences and how they habe given so much to us. It is now our time to give and take of them. Our staff consist of a RN, Nurse aides, Program director, Recreational Coordinator, Activity director, office manager, and volunteers.
Canaan Land Adult Day Care Health Care Center
At Canaan Land Adult Day Care Center, you and your loves one will have supervision from staff certified in CPR and First Aid, able to manage indivdual with a wide range of conditions. We have a Registered Nurse, who is able to assist with medication administration as prescribed by a physician or nurse practitioner. We provide nursing care which include wound dressing change and overall health monitoring. We provide a lifestyle that promote good health, healthy nutritional meals, wholesomesnacks, stress management, decrease or eliminate health issues associated with hypertension and diabetes. Though Canaan Land Adult Day Care Center programs, activites, and services; we stimulate, educate, and create an environment where our participants socialize and exercise to improve or maintain their level of functioning. We provide will balance meals which includes a hot breakfast, a light snack and hot lunch. We are certified in ServSafe management, and our meals are prepared in house daily according to DHEC guidelines to ensure the health of our clients.
As Pastor Dessie Mckelvy, CEO states, "I love people. I love helping and making a difference in people lives. Being a Registered nurse for 43 years. I have seemed how the elderly have been overlooked, degraded, rushed and pushed around, lonely and unhappy. God has been good to me, and I am here for such a time as this. My desire is to give back and to show the love of Jesus to all. If I can help someone as I go along, then my living will not be in vain."
PASTOR DESSIE MCKELVY
CANAAN LAND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM
"Be The Change You Want To See In The World"
Canaan Land Community Center After School program of aademic excellence and spiritual enrichment. Our after school program is built upon the foundation values as well as South Carolina state standards and academic curriclum where we encourage each child to be Prepared, Inspired, Engaged and Empowered not just academically but also in their community. Children participating in this program learn to build confidence and academic strength within themselves while using socialization strategies that will last a lifetime.
We encourage our community to sign their child up to benefit from the opportunity of their child achieving their academic goals.
CANAAN LAND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM GOALS
*Increase student's Language Arts skills.
*Increase student's Mathematics skills.
*Increase student's Engagement skills.
*Increase student's KeyboardingKeyboarding/Computer skills.
*Create a Safe & Fun Environment!
MEET THE TEACHERS
*Director - Carla Spry
Elementary/Middle ELA & Social Studies Content
*Miss Saniaa Moore
Secondary Math (Algera/Prob. & Stats
*Mrs. Irena Castro
(Certified IBM educator) Summer Program
*Mrs. Shakina Karyamsetty
Secondary Math Content (Summer
*Miss. Sariya Washington
Preschool / Elementary Content
Want to learn more about the extent of our services? Get in touch with us today and swing by for a visit!
CANAAN LAND COMMUNITY CENTER
OUR CORE VALUES
CHRIST- CENTERED We will reflect God's character in attitude and action. This will be a place where we study the scriptures, pray, mediate on God's Word, and spend time in the presence of the Lord.
COMMITMENT - We are committed to understanding our clients, goals and aspiration, to create value and to deliver exceptional service.
CARING - We care conscientiously working for the well-being, safety and health of clients with empathy and affection. We support each other by creating a superior work, environment and delivering an exceptional customer experience like none other.
ACCOUNTABLE - We acknowledge ownership and accountability for our actions and willingness to except responsibilty for the consequence without exceptions or excuses.
INTEGRITY - We will follow rules and regulations being respectful and conducting oneself according to high moral standards and having a strong sense of right and wrong.