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Lebanon’s Oregon Veterans Home reaches full capacity


October 4, 2016

The Oregon Veterans’ Home in Lebanon reached full capacity late last month, welcoming its 154th current resident, Robert Rogers, on Sept. 23.

In a unique coincidence, Rogers arrived on the same day OVHL staff, residents and supporters gathered to celebrate the facility’s two-year anniversary.

Also known as the Edward C. Allworth Veterans’ Home, the OVHL opened its doors in the fall of 2014.

Eligibility for the OVHL is an earned benefit offered to veterans, their spouses and Gold Star parents who require nursing home-level care.

“We are very proud of the care at the Oregon Veter...

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