In its September 6 issue, The Longmeadow News included coverage of the centenarian birthday event at JGS Lifecare on August 21, and of the upcoming Alzheimer’s Panel event on September 13. Space is still available for the Alzheimer’s panel; call 413-567-6212 ext. 3105 or email lpayson@JGSLifecare.org to register for this free community event.
JGS Lifecare in the News:
Healthcare News has promoted two upcoming September events at JGS Lifecare: Workshop for Veterans and Surviving Spouses on Wednesday, September 12 Alzheimer’s Disease Panel Discussion on Thursday, Sept. 13
Susan Halpern, vice president of philanthropy at JGS Lifecare contributed to this helpful, national article offering signs your loved one may benefit from assisted living care: Red flags: Clues that it might be time for home health care This article appears in Senior Care Guide 2018.
MassLive featured an article about the addition of Lori Payson to the JGS Lifecare team as the new director of sales and community relations. Payson has over 15 years of experience working with skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers, as well as a bachelor’s degree in healthcare administration from Elms College.
The Longmeadow News and MassLive featured articles about the intention of JGS Lifecare in Longmeadow and Chelsea Jewish Lifecare to affiliate. Chelsea Jewish Lifecare, a highly respected leader in senior living, employs over 1200 people and provides care to over 800 individuals daily, with campuses in Chelsea and Peabody, MA. Offering a full continuum of… Read more »
The Longmeadow News, Reminder, and Republican all provided coverage of the JGS Lifecare Annual Meeting, held on May 22, during which new board members Christopher Carr II, Steven Dane and Meyer Weiss were welcomed, and retiring board member Harvey Schrage was saluted. Donors who made possible the completion of Phase I of Project Transformation were… Read more »
The Longmeadow News featured an article in their May 10, 2018 issue recognizing National Skilled Nursing Week. The article included comments from Susan Kimball Halpern, vice president of philanthropy for JGS Lifecare, and George Groom, a former Sosin resident whose wife Gina is a resident at the Leavitt Family Jewish Home.
The Longmeadow News included an article in their May 10, 2018 issue about the 38th annual fundraising golf tournament, the Frankel-Kinsler Classic, which will be held on Monday June 18 at Twin Hills Country Club in Longmeadow.
The Reminder covered the kickoff event hosted by JGS Lifecare on January 9 for the Dementia Friendly Longmeadow initiative. Plans were shared for the community to become “dementia friendly” through their partnership with JGS Lifecare, the Longmeadow Council on Aging, Glenmeadow Retirement Community and the Alzheimer’s Association. State Sen. Eric Lesser and state Rep. Brian… Read more »
Both Business West and Healthcare News promoted a special event being held at JGS Lifecare on January 9 that will include remarks from state Sen. Eric Lesser and state Rep. Brian Ashe, as well as core team members of the DF Longmeadow Initiative team and Emily Kearns, coordinator for Dementia Friendly Massachusetts, about the benefits… Read more »