In Memoriam

Our friend and former colleague, Chaplain Allen Alexander, passed away on June 22. He was a kind soul with a wonderful smile who was a blessing to those he served. The author of two books, he had a great sense of humor coupled with genuine sense of compassion for those he met. Rest in God’s […]

We’re Hiring!

Chaplain Partnership is currently engaged in a search to name a new part-time chaplain for UH Portage Medical Center. For additional information please click here.

Help Us Celebrate National Pastoral Care Week!

This week, October 22-28, 2017, Chaplain Partnership is proud to celebrate National Pastoral Care Week. The theme for this year’s observance is “Hospitality: Cultivating Inclusion”, and given recent events in our nation, it’s an especially timely message.   Join us this week as we celebrate the important role that pastoral/spiritual care providers offer to those […]

Exploring the Spiritual Side of Medicine

On July 24 Chaplain Partnership’s Fr. David Radzik (palliative care chaplain at UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s and MacDonald Women’s Hospitals) participated in a Culture and Health panel presented by Case Western Reserve University’s School of Medicine for students enrolled in their Physician Assistant (PA) program. The students participated in very interactive and interesting discussions […]

Chaplain Milestones

Congratulations to the following chaplains, who celebrated their ordinations this year: Chaplain Elyse Berry, who was ordained in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) on Sunday, February 5 at Disciples Christian Church in Cleveland Heights; Chaplain Vance Awa, who was ordained in the United Church of Christ on Sunday, July 30 at Lakewood Congregational Church; […]

Community Clergy Education Day

Congratulations to Chaplains Tricia Gilbert, Alice Walsh, Elyse Berry and Jim Vander Schuur for the success of their Third Annual Community Clergy Education Day held on April 27 at the Gemini Center in Fairview Park. This year’s topic was “When Your Congregants Are in Pain: What I Wished They Had Taught Me in Seminary.”   […]

Congratulations, Fr. David!

Here’s a great article about one of Chaplain Partnership’s finest, Fr. David Radzik! Congratulations, Fr. Dave, and best wishes for continued success!      

News of Note

Please join us in welcoming Chaplain Robin Hughes as the newest member of the Chaplain Partnership family! Chaplain Robin recently began serving at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center. A graduate of the Ohio State University, she is a Licensed Social Worker (LSW). She completed her Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) residency at Cleveland’s St. Vincent’s Charity […]

Congratulations, Chaplain Webster!

On May 6, 2015, Chaplain Joan Webster was honored with The Humanities/Bioethics Faculty Award by the Northeast Ohio Medical University as part of their Department of Family and Community Awards ceremony. Chaplain Webster, who serves as a member of the palliative care team at University Hospitals Case Medical Center, is also a board certified pediatrician. Recognition […]

In Memoriam – The Rev. Joe Doran

Chaplain Partnership’s friend and colleague, Chaplain Joe L. Doran, 67, of Warren, Ohio passed away Thursday, August 7, 2014, at his residence. He was born February 19, 1947, in Chicago, IL, son of the late Barchall and Irene Paschall Doran. Joe earned a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Louisville, and went on to receive […]