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After a Near-Fatal Accident, She Faced a Long Road to Recovery

The story of Tatyana Shterenberg, one of thousands of New Yorkers who turned to Selfhelp Community Services in their time of need, is featured in The New York Times.

November 11, 2019

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Region’s nursing-home care in jeopardy

Challenges are mounting for nursing homes around the Hudson Valley and Catskills, including Woodland Pond at New Paltz, affecting how many nurses and aides they can staff to look after elderly and infirm residents. Among the obstacles are a tight labor pool, driven by low unemployment and competition from other businesses, including fast-food restaurants.

November 12, 2019

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Thomas Fentner appointed to Brothers of Mercy Board of Directors

Thomas A. Fentner was recently appointed to the Brothers of Mercy Board of Directors.

November 8, 2019

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Local Artists in Pittsford Art Group Have Work Displayed at Friendly Home Through the End of the Year

Several pieces of art from the Pittsford Art Group will be on display at the Friendly Home through the end of December.

November 8, 2019

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Brenan Named VHS’ Employee of the Quarter

Hailey Brenan, LPN, has been named Valley Health Services’ Employee of the Third Quarter 2019.

November 8, 2019

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Valley Residential Services to Host Open House

Valley Residential Services, the first Enriched Housing and Assisted Living facility in Herkimer County, is welcoming new residents to the enriched housing facility located at 323 Pine Grove Road, Herkimer. Its new expansion project has added 14 one-bedroom apartments, large enough for couples, and a fully staffed wellness and fitness center. There will be an opportunity for the public to tour the independent living apartments and meet with staff during an Open House event on Tues., Nov. 19, 2019 from 1 to 3 p.m.

November 8, 2019

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Wartburg Names New Chair of Home Board of Directors

Wartburg has announced the appointment of Mr. Robert Ranieri as the new Chair of the Wartburg Home Board of Directors, replacing Rev. Amandus J. Derr, who was recently named Chair Emeritus.

November 7, 2019

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The Park Receives National Recognition

The Park, a Heritage rehabilitation and skilled nursing community in Jamestown, NY, has been recognized as one of the highest-performing nursing homes in the United States for the value-based purchasing program under Medicare.

November 7, 2019

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Jewish Senior Life Named Great Place To Work®

Jewish Senior Life was recently awarded certification as a Great Place to Work® by the Great Place to Work Institute, the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures.

November 6, 2019

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Conflict through a humanist lens

The latest exhibition at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale's Derfner Judaica Museum, Leonard Freed: Israel Magazine 1967-1968, was recently featured in The Riverdale Press. The exhibition includes 50 black-and-white photos from Freed's estate, many of which were reproduced in Israel Magazine.

November 5, 2019
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