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The Green House Project Announces Robert Wood Johnson Grant

The Green House Project Announces Robert Wood Johnson Grant

  Congratulations to our partners at The Green House® Project who announce a new $650,000 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Grant. “The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has awarded the Green House Project a new $650,000 grant to continue leading the transformation of long-term care in America.  Meanwhile, the Center for Innovation has acquired the Green House trademark and… read more


Is Your Loved One Ready for Assisted Living Care?

Is Your Loved One Ready for Assisted Living Care?

Anna noticed that her Dad was losing weight. It had been three months since her mother passed away. Although she stopped by to visit him at least four times a week and made him food that she put in his refrigerator, he didn’t seem to be eating it. His clothes were disheveled and she noticed… read more


Food and Exercise as Medicine Against Dementia

Food and Exercise as Medicine Against Dementia

In December 2016 President Barack Obama signed in to law the 21st Century Cures Act which set aside $3 billion over ten years to research brain diseases. Part of that fund is focused on Alzheimer’s research. Reporter Melissa Bailey noted in Kaiser Health News 1/30/17, that to date little progress has been made in finding… read more


Avoiding Scams Targeting Seniors Means Being Vigilant

Avoiding Scams Targeting Seniors Means Being Vigilant

At Green Hill, we host many resident and community activities and events, and we share information with residents and their families regarding a myriad of health and wellness issues through our newsletter, website and social media platforms. A consistent concern for seniors is how to avoid scams that target them and their resources. A bill… read more


Green Hill Senior Living Earns LGBTQ Certification

Green Hill Senior Living Earns LGBTQ Certification

GREEN HILL INC EARNS SAGECARE PLATINUM CERTIFICATION AND INNOVATOR STATUS Green Hill is the only residential senior care provider in the New York City metro area certified with SAGECare Platinum Status. West Orange, New Jersey – April 21, 2017:  Green Hill Inc., the premier senior living residence in the New York City metropolitan area has… read more


GREEN HILL earns FIVE-STAR rating from Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services

GREEN HILL earns FIVE-STAR rating from Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Green Hill Inc., the premier senior living residence in the New York Metropolitan area has earned a Five-Star rating from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), which rates Green Hill as one of the top-rated senior living and nursing residences in New Jersey. “It is an exciting time of innovation and excellence at… read more


Barbara Heins Retires From Green Hill After 35 Years of Dedicated Service

Barbara Heins Retires From Green Hill After 35 Years of Dedicated Service

Barbara Heins, the much beloved Administrative Assistant, who has been an integral member of the Green Hill family for over 35 years, retired on March 31st.  Ms. Heins began her career at the age of sixteen in office management working for companies such as Continental Insurance and Blue Cross. Ms. Heins joined the Green Hill… read more


Green House Homes Dedicated to Rehabilitative Care

Green House Homes Dedicated to Rehabilitative Care

On December 14th, 2009 the four-year effort to create substantive culture change at Green Hill was culminated as Green Hill Inc. broke ground on the first of four Green House® Homes on its 23 acre West Orange, New Jersey campus. Dr. Bill Thomas founder of the Eden Alternative® and the Green House Project®, and many… read more


It’s Time- Last Minute Tax Filings for Seniors

It’s Time- Last Minute Tax Filings for Seniors

Tax filings are due on April 17th this year. That means you have 48 additional hours to get your taxes completed or to file for an extension. Either way you should make sure you have paid all you owe for 2016 in State and Federal taxes so you don’t incur fines or penalties when you… read more


National Nutrition Month Celebrated at Green Hill with Cooking Presentation

National Nutrition Month Celebrated at Green Hill with Cooking Presentation

Advice On Aging Donna Lazartic, MBA, LNHA President/Executive Director Green Hill Inc. National Nutrition Month Celebrated at Green Hill with Cooking Presentation March is National Nutrition Month® sponsored by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The annual event is “when the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics reminds everyone to return to the basics of healthy… read more