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 »
JGS Lifecare in the News:
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 »
Healthcare News featured an article about this annual Christmas day tradition at JGS Lifecare, in which volunteers come together to visit with residents and help the staff. Read the article.
The Longmeadow News featured an article in which Susan Halpern, vice president of philanthropy at JGS Lifecare, discussed how the holidays provide opportunities to assess whether elderly loved ones need assistance.
The Daily Hampshire Gazette featured the unveiling of the sculpture “A Lifetime” by Chesterfield artist James Kitchen in their Hilltown Voices section. The sculpture was commissioned by Dr. James Rosenthal of the JGS Lifecare board of directors, who said that he wanted a signature sculpture that would be linked to the work and mission of… Read more »
The August issue of Prime magazine features a cover story with Dr. Bill Thomas, who recently brought his ChangingAging® Tour to JGS Lifecare, discussing our culture’s fear of aging. The article includes an interview with Dr. Thomas and with Martin W. Baicker, president and CEO of JGS Lifecare. Read it here at primeontheweb.com.