The Truth In The Spirit
Assistant Director ~ Stella L. Boney
families.  Additionally, she was Case Manager for Saint Columba Next Step Program, a
transitional housing program.  Before working at Friends of the Elderly, she was self-
employed at her own elderly care facility titled Stella’s Helping Hand.  Additionally, she
has worked as the Program Director for a tutorial incentive program for at-risk youth
ages seven to twelve, many of whom suffered from behavior and emotional problems.
 
For several years, she served as Program Consultant for Friends of the Elderly
Transitional Housing Program.  She is currently the Assistant Director of The Truth
Center Adult Day Community and offers consultation for other programs throughout
The Truth In The Spirit.  Ms. Boney feels very strongly about the community having a
responsibility to care for those in need.  Working with people has always been a joy; it is
more of a passion than work for her.  In her family, she is in the fourth generation of
care providers, including her father.

You may contact Ms. Boney at
administrator@truthinspirit.org.
Below are pictures of Ms. Boney, staff and residents at an
assisted living community where Ms. Boney previously worked.
Stella Boney was raised in Norfolk and currently lives
in Newport News, VA.  She is the mother of Markita
Smith.  Ms. Boney's experience  includes being the
Executive Director at Ghent Arms Assisted Living
Community w/ Special Care Unit, Assisted Living
Coordinator at Brighton Gardens Assisted Living
Community, and Assistant Administrator at Salem
Acres, an elderly adult care facility.  She was also the
Program Director of Friends of the Elderly,
Transitional Housing Program, which assists
homeless individuals including the elderly and