SENIOR LIVING NEWS AT GREEN HILL
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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.
March 3, 2016 West Orange, New Jersey; Green Hill has had a long history of pet therapy programs with elders. There are resident animals that make up the Green Hill family, including cats, rabbits and birds, as well as dog pet visitors from staffers families. Community Life Assistant Karen Gyetvay’s therapy dog, visits elders on… read more
West Orange, New Jersey, Feb 12, 2016; Elders and staff of Green Hill in West Orange enjoyed a day full of love. Students from the West Orange Pleasantdale School and FN Brown Elementary School made Valentine’s Day cards for everyone. Our Lady of the Lake Confirmation students made heart filled goody bags. In the afternoon… read more
Alzheimer’s and Dementia symptoms, once a private family and healthcare issue have become a main stream subject of eldercare and the effects on residents and family members a subject of movies, books and talk shows. Even with all of the information available to families and caregivers, many questions remain about how to relate to the… read more
Toni Lynn Davis, Executive Director/President Green Hill Inc., MHA, CNHA, FACHCA As the executive director and president of Green Hill, and one who is active in the elder care advocacy community in New Jersey, I receive many calls from people looking for advice in caring for their elder parents. In the best-case scenario, the call… read more
I once had a family member who took one of our residents out and the resident became so exhausted they had to call an ambulance. The elder was fine and back home by that evening, but to put him through a hospital visit was a very upsetting event that was not the intention of the… read more
2016 marks a very important milestone in the history of Green Hill. It marks a century and a half, 150 years, of our community providing quality, compassionate care for New Jersey seniors. Over those 150 years we have evolved and innovated, but never straying from our not-for-profit mission to house, heal and nurture. We invite… read more
West Orange, New Jersey, February 3, 2016; Mandy Zucarelli a long time staff member of Green Hill recently completed the requirements of a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator. The rigorous course work included 1750 hours of internships in each nursing home department, completion of a 100 hour LNHA course approved by the National Association of Long Term… read more
West Orange, New Jersey, Saturday January 30th; The North River Sing Community Chorus performed for residents of Green Hill, their families and community members last Saturday afternoon to a packed auditorium. The audience enjoyed a series of fan favorites called Broadway Show Stoppers and a rousing sing-a-long of winter songs with the group. North River Sing… read more
January 14, 2016, West Orange, New Jersey; Green Hill Inc., the premier senior living community in West Orange, has spent 150 years serving the needs of the elder community in northern New Jersey. As part of the commitment to community education and outreach, Judy Wittler LNHA, Assistant Executive Director and Director of Home Care, speaks… read more