Philanthropists honored at event in Winchester

By Maria Lorensen – Special to The Journal , The Journal WINCHESTER, Va. – Eight outstanding volunteer fundraisers, including a youth philanthropist and the area’s individual philanthropist of the year, were honored for National Philanthropy Day on Friday. The Tri-State Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals recognized 20 volunteers from West Virginia and Virginia […]

WISH awards inaugural grants for more than $52K

SHEPHERDSTOWN – WISH, a women’s giving circle sponsored by the Shepherd University Foundation, awarded its two inaugural grants totaling $52,500 collectively to community nonprofit Panhandle Home Health Inc.’s Advanced Wound Care Initiative and to Shepherd University’s learning project Seeding Your Future Initiative on Aug. 23, at the Bavarian Inn in Shepherdstown. Nonprofit winner Advanced Wound […]

Women’s group announces recipients of funds

By Katiann Marshall (, The Journal SHEPHERDSTOWN-On Sunday evening Women Investing in Shepherd hosted a grants celebration for its members and this year’s grant recipients at the Bavarian Inn. WISH is a women’s giving circle created by Women for Shepherd University and sponsored by the Shepherd University Foundation. This year’s grants recipients were Panhandle Home […]

PHH a finalist for the Shepherd University WISH Grant

We at Panhandle Home Health are deeply honored and truly humbled to be named a finalist for the Shepherd University WISH Grant! Winning this grant award will enable our Agency to move forward with our Advanced Wound Care Initiative and provide specialized training and certification to six of our professional nursing staff. This advanced training […]

Community Education

Panhandle Home Health, Inc. would be delighted to provide a presentation to any interested church, club, organization, association or group about home health care. If you would like more information or would like to schedule a speaker, please call Panhandle Home Health, Inc. at (304)263-5680.

Introduction to Home Care

Panhandle Home Health, Inc. is looking for volunteers to help with companionship, errands, and support for patients in our community. Persons who have an interest in becoming a Volunteer, but need more information to decide, may want to participate in an “Introduction to Home Care” presentation be held on the third Tuesday of each month […]