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Families invited for an afternoon of entertainment, food stations and tours

JGS Lifecare, a leading health care system serving seniors and their families, invites the public to its 20th Anniversary Fall Festival: A Taste of Ruth’s House on Sunday, November 4 from 2–4 p.m., 780 Converse Street, Longmeadow. This event will include food stations and entertainment along with tours of Ruth’s House Assisted Living Residence.

“Ruth’s House is an integral part of the comprehensive campus of care at JGS Lifecare,” said Lori Payson, director of community relations at JGS Lifecare. “Our residents appreciate social and cultural events and are excited to interact with the community at our Fall Festival.”

Ruth’s House offers 77 spacious apartments that residents can decorate and personalize. The house features inviting dining and social areas and other amenities, including laundry services, special events and outings. Ruth’s House also offers The Garden Level, a separate, secure neighborhood specifically designed and staffed to meet the needs of residents with early to mid-stage memory impairments.

This event is free and open to the public. Guests are requested to RSVP by October 29 by calling 413-567-6212 ext. 3105 or emailing For more information, visit