ABOUT VILLA LICCI:

Villa Licci is a pioneer in meeting the residential needs and desired independence that many adults with acquired brain injury hope for.  Founded by parents of individuals with acquired brain injury, Villa Licci provides  apartment housing where living independently is encouraged in a family-like environment. Shared common spaces and planned social opportunities are provided to nurture friendhships which contribute to a sense of well-being for Villa Licci residents.. Villa Licci is open to all races and creeds who meet the requirements for acceptance.
St. John Licci

John Licci is also called John Liccio. John was born in Sicily in 1400. His mother died giving birth to him. His father fed baby John crushed pomegranates and left him alone while he worked in the fields; providentially, a neighbor woman came and took the baby home to nurse. When the good woman laid the baby down by her paralyzed husband, the patient was cured. John’s father was angry because his neighbor had taken the child without his permission and he took him home. However, the neighbor’s husband became paralyzed again once the child left the house and was cured when baby John was brought back. John’s father saw this as a sign that he should let his neighbors care for the child. John was a devout child; when he was fifteen, a priest suggested that he enter the Dominican Order. He did so and was ordained some years later. As a priest John became known for his good works and his miracles. Many miracles occurred while he was overseeing the construction of the convent of St. Zita. A wagon full of construction materials mysteriously arrived just as funds were running out; no one knew where the goods had come from and the driver disappeared. Father John’s prayers brought a boy back to life who had fallen from a wall and died. The breadbox of a poor widow miraculously stayed full, feeding her and her six children. A thief’s hand withered when he tried to stab Father John; at the priest’s prayer, the hand was restored. John Licci lived to the ripe old age of 111; he was a Dominican for 96 years, the longest known time anyone has worn the religious habit. John died on November 14, 1511. His feast is November 14 and he is invoked against head injuries because during his life his prayers miraculously cured three people who had traumatic head injuries.  We invoke St. John Licci to pray for the residents of Villa Licci,for all those who carry the cross of a brain injury, and for all our benefactors.
WHAT VILLA LICCI IS:

A not-for-profit 501c3 charitable organization.

One and two bedroom apartments with private bathrooms and kitchenettes.

The opportunity for medically stable adults to live with minimal supervision while maintaining personal waivers and services.

Designed with areas where residents can socialize, eat, exercise, and relax together.

Seeks to enhance each resident’s quality of life through shared experiences and relationships.
WHAT VILLA LICCI IS NOT:



Villa Licci is not a skilled nursing facility (nursing home).

Villa Licci is not a medical facility.

Villa Licci is not a rehabilitation center.

Villa Licci is not an employment residence. 


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