West Orange, NJ, September 8, 2014; September 7th through September 13th is National Assisted Living Week, beginning with National Grandparents Day. Green Hill Inc. will be hosting a series of events celebrating seniors and the caregivers, families and living facilities that support their quality of life. National Grandparents Day has been celebrated in the US… read more
West Orange, NJ August 16. 2014; Green Hill Inc., held its third annual Green House Block Party, an intergenerational event, for residents of the Green House® Homes and their families. The traditional style family picnic included fresh food, barbecued on grills by staff, and homemade side dishes prepared in the Green House Homes kitchens by… read more
West Orange, NJ, July 17, 2014: West Orange resident Barbara Ann Heins has been selected to receive the Lincoln Ames Award by the Board of Trustees of Green Hill Inc., in West Orange, New Jersey. The award will be presented at the 2014 Green Hill Gala to be held on October 2nd at Green Hill…. read more
Jaime Raskulinecz, founder and CEO of Next Generation Trust Services, is adding a new title to her resume: board member of Green Hill, a senior living community in West Orange, N.J. Raskulinecz, who lives in West Orange, is the first township resident to serve on Green Hill’s board of trustees in many years. Read more.
Whether it’s a special occasion or you just want to make someone feel special, this decadent-looking dessert will bring smiles and compliments! Ingredients Cooking spray Cupcakes 1 18.25-ounce box devil’s food cake mix 1 2.5-ounce jar baby food pureed prunes 1 cup strong coffee, or 1 cup water plus 2 teaspoons instant coffee granules 3… read more
In 2001, Dr. Bill Thomas had a radical idea: instead of institutions, people should live in real homes. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation agreed. Watch what happened next.
Intergenerational event welcomed hundreds of family members to honor grandparents. On Sunday Sept 8th at 1pm the annual Grandparents Day event was held at Green Hill Inc., in West Orange. The carnival atmosphere with a Candyland theme was enhanced by the perfectly sunny and breezy weather, and the giant lollipop decorations on the 20 acre… read more
On Wednesday July 17th part 1 of the sought after seminar Hoarding Behavior: From Clutter to Chaos by Marcie Cooper, MSW, LCSW was held at Green Hill Inc. Ms. Cooper is the founder of The Hoarding Disorder Institute. Social Workers, Case Managers, RN’s and LPN’s from the region convened for a light dinner, presentation and… read more
In a July 11th article in the Newark Star Ledger it was stated that while 6.5% of New Jersey residents are seniors citizens 75 and older, they make up 13% of the pedestrian accidents. With our elders facing giving up their car keys, needing to use public transportation to get around, and walk to stores… read more
Seniors should have cell phones and use them. Nearly 90% of all people use cell phones, but only 70% of senior citizens have them and less use them regularly. While accessing the Internet is not a priority for senior mobile phone users, access to emergency services is. Whether one has lost electricity or heat due… read more