I discussed physical wandering in relation to person with dementia recently in my Drilling Down on Dementia series. There is another kind of wandering, that of the mind that affects most of us, of any age. Research reveals that our minds wander from what is happening in our present about 47% of the time and… read more
Residents at Green Hill enjoyed the rousing songs and great food at the annual Oktoberfest event. The party featured German accordion music with Eric Kerssen, German Beer, and German foods including bratwurst and sauerkraut, and pumpernickel and cucumber sandwiches. Check out the photo gallery from the event.
By Toni Lynn Davis MHA, CNHA, FACHCA, Executive Director/President Green Hill Inc. Have you ever thought about why you feel so good after walking on the beach, lying down in the grass, working in the garden or swimming in an outdoor body of water? Yes, you might say it is a result of being outdoors,… read more
By Toni Lynn Davis MHA, CNHA, FACHCA President/Executive Director Green Hill Inc. Whether one is newly diagnosed with dementia or Alzheimer’s, or if the symptoms have progressed to the middle stages, patients and caregivers have found respite in spending time in activity with people who face the same challenges as they do. With cases of… read more
By Toni Lynn Davis MHA, CNHA, FACHCA President/Executive Director Green Hill Inc. It is finally spring and we are all about fresh herbs at Green Hill. Residents have fun planting in the herb garden and watching the beautiful plants grow all summer long. We cook our meals with the fruits of our labor. Fresh herbs… read more
Join us as we celebrate the 150th Anniversary of Green Hill at Pleasantdale Chateau! Event sponsorships and Tribute Journal opportunities are available. Proceeds will go to the capital campaign, programs and services of Green Hill and the Green House Homes. To RSVP, please complete this form by April 14 and return it by mail to Green Hill or email it to email@example.com. To… read more
Members of the Glen Ridge Key club joined elders in Easter Egg decorating at Green Hill on Saturday March 19th. Click here for photos from the event.
Elders enjoyed Irish coffee, homemade soda bread and entertainment at the Green Hill St. Patrick’s Day party. Goodie bags were made by the 8th grade confirmation class of Our Lady of the Lake parish in Verona. Click here to see photos from the event.
West Orange, New Jersey, February 9, 2016; Everyone enjoyed a day of New Orleans celebrations at Green Hill in West Orange on Fat Tuesday, Tuesday Feb 9th. Elders danced, sang along and danced to NOLA music played by David Rimelis on banjo and fiddle. Cocktails and Cajun inspired tasty treats were served and elders dazzled… read more
On Thursday December 10th, legislation S-2878, introduced by NJ State Senators Stack and Weinberg on increasing the ratio of Certified Nursing Assistants to patients in nursing homes, was presented to the Senate Health, Human Services & Senior Citizens Committee. Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) work under the direction of a licensed nurse to assist residents with… read more