Parish Nursing Education Registration Open

Dayton On-Line Courses:

Virtual Learning Community for Faith Formation



Parish Nursing: Facilitating Wholistic Health Through The Lifespan

VLCFF Registration opens Oct 25, 2017 to January 10, 2018

Dates for Online Course: January 14 to February 17, 2018

Five Week Course consists of the following topics

  • Session One: Wholistic Health of Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults
  • Session Two: Wholistic Health of Middle and Older Adults
  • Session Three: Caring for Families in the Faith Community
  • Session Four: Impact and Management of Chronic Illness on Families
  • Session Five: End of Life Transitions

Course Facilitators: Faye Brekelmans, BScN, CIC, Parish Nurse; Elsie Millerd, RN,BN. Diploma in CS, MTS

Cost: $50.00 (USD) for those associated with The Institute for Ongoing Formation at St. Peter’s Seminary, Foundations in Parish Nursing Program. Both courses are offered in blocks of five sessions once each year. It is not possible to register for individual sessions during a course. Your $50 covers all five sessions of each course.

*Note: if you are not registered with the St. Peter’s Foundations in Parish Nursing Program the cost of the courses $105.00 for each of the 2 – 5 week courses payable to VLCFF. In addition, a one-time affiliation fee of $25.00 (CDN) is required. Send your completed application form and $25 cheque to the attention of Catherine Leach at St. Peter’s Institute for Ongoing Formation, 1040 Waterloo St., London, Ontario N6A 3Y1.

Courses have been created by Anne Marie Webster RN, BA, Parish Nurse Educator, and Frances Hudson, RN, Parish Nurse and reviewed and endorsed by Rosemarie Matheus, RN MSN.

VISIT: to apply.

  • Register early as class size is limited.
  • Successful completion earns 2.5 CEU's per course
  • Certificates of completion for successful nurses will be granted by both Dayton University and the Institute for Ongoing Formation.