JGS Lifecare offers Bubbie’s Catering for Passover

Preparing Passover dinner can be stressful, but for over 20 years, JGS Lifecare, a leading health care system serving seniors and their families, has made Passover dinner preparation easy and stress free with Bubbie’s Catering, offering take-home Passover specials including appetizers, entrees and side dishes at reasonable prices. Orders for 2018 must be placed no… Read more »

Volunteers support JGS Lifecare residents and staff on Christmas day Continuing the ‘Honorable Menschen Day’ tradition

Mensch is a Yiddish word that describes an honorable person who does good deeds, and on Christmas Day, despite the snowy winter weather, more than 30 mensches volunteered to support and entertain residents and employees at JGS Lifecare in Longmeadow. “This is a longstanding tradition for us,” said Susan Halpern, vice president, Philanthropy, JGS Lifecare…. Read more »

Community invited to kick-off event for Dementia Friendly Longmeadow

Senator Eric P. Lesser and Representative Brian M. Ashe to speak The “Dementia Friendly” initiative, active across the state of Massachusetts as well as the country, helps communities better understand and relate to individuals who suffer from Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. JGS Lifecare in Longmeadow, along with the Longmeadow Council on Aging and… Read more »

JGS Lifecare hosts fall festival; unveils new sculpture by artist James Kitchen

Over 100 people, including Senator Eric Lesser and Representative Brian Ashe, were in attendance on Sunday, November 19, as JGS Lifecare hosted a fall festival and unveiled a new sculpture by renowned local artist James Kitchen of Chesterfield. The sculpture, entitled “A Lifetime,” is located outside of the new Sosin Center for Rehabilitation on the… Read more »

Chicopee Savings Bank Charitable Foundation provides $100,000 grant for Phase II of Project Transformation at JGS Lifecare

Phase II of the Project Transformation campaign at JGS Lifecare took another big step forward, thanks to a $100,000 grant from the Chicopee Savings Bank Charitable Foundation. Foundation President Bill Wagner says their mission of supporting charitable causes that contribute to and enhance quality of life has been a primary goal since the Foundation’s inception… Read more »

Many community members recognized at JGS Lifecare Annual Meeting on May 23

New board members welcomed; retiring board members thanked for service JGS Lifecare, a leading health care system serving seniors and their families, held its annual meeting on May 23 in the Gloth Family Auditorium at JGS Lifecare in Longmeadow. Dr. Robert Baevsky was thanked for his service as chair of the Board of Directors for… Read more »

Dr. Bill Thomas’ ChangingAging Tour comes to Longmeadow on June 12

JGS Lifecare, a leading health care system serving seniors and their families, is pleased to host Dr. Bill Thomas’ ChangingAging Tour on Monday, June 12 in the Gloth Family Auditorium, JGS Lifecare, 770 Converse Street, Longmeadow, Mass. There will be two performances: “Disrupt Dementia” from 2:30-4:30 p.m., and “Life’s Most Dangerous Game” from 7-8:30 p.m…. Read more »

JGS Lifecare to host retirement planning seminar on June 7

Transforming Social Security into a winning retirement strategy Most people dream of the day they can retire, envisioning hammocks and travel, maybe volunteering and spending more time with family and friends. Achieving this dream is much more likely for those who plan and prepare for their financial future. And yet, according to an Ipsos/USA TODAY… Read more »