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Nominations for Silver Super Heroes Now Being Accepted in Honor of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Have you or someone you know made a positive difference in the life of an older adult? CAPE, the Coalition for the Advocacy, Prevention and Elimination of Abuse of Older Adults, is now accepting nominations for individuals of any age who have been instrumental in supporting the independence, safety and quality of life of older adults in Bridgeport, Easton, Fairfield, Monroe, Stratford and Trumbull. Selected individuals will be recognized at the Silver Super Heroes awards ceremony in honor of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day to be held at the Fairfield Historical Museum on June 15, 2010, from 10:30 AM-Noon. “The [&hellip
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Posted on 31, May 2013

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Jean Chatzky to Speak at the Spring Luncheon and Boutique Presented by the Women’s Auxiliary of The Jewish Home

By: Naomi Panzer The Women’s Auxiliary of The Jewish Home for the Elderly is pleased to announce that its 42nd Annual Spring Luncheon and Boutique will take place on Monday, May 3, 2010, at the Waterview in Monroe. Jean Chatzky, award-winning financial expert, journalist and author, will be the keynote speaker. More than 350 guests are expected to attend. Peri Cook, Tara Cook-Littman and Rianne Sappern, all of Fairfield, are the co-chairs of this event. Chatzky is regarded as one of the foremost personal finance experts in the nation. She is the author of six books, including her newest title, Money 911:Your Most Pressing Money Questions Answered, Your Money Emergencies Solved which she will be signing [&hellip
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Posted on 31, May 2013

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First Fundraising Walk for Grasmere by the Sea and Open House for Outpatient Rehabilitation Center

The first-ever fundraising Walk to support Grasmere by the Sea One Post Road, Fairfield, will be on Sunday, May 2, 2010. Sign-in and registration begin at 9:00 AM followed by the Walk at 10:00 AM. The scenic three-mile route is suitable for friends and families of all ages. Grasmere by the Sea is an Adult Day Health Center where older adults enjoy socialization, recreation, a nutritious hot lunch, and assistance with physical care six days a week. Transportation is available to participants from Bridgeport, Fairfield, Easton, Stratford, Trumbull and Westport. “The Grasmere by the Sea Board of Directors, our clients [&hellip
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Posted on 31, May 2013

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Judge Jose Cabranes to Speak at Gala

FAIRFIELD – Judge Jose Cabranes, mentor to recently confirmed Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, will be the featured speaker at the Women’s Auxiliary of The Jewish Home for the Elderly Annual Fall Gala on Thursday, 10/29/09, at the Water’s Edge in Darien. Judge Cabranes will be appearing as a friend of the honorees, the Honorable Alan and Mrs. Janet Nevas, of Westport, dedicated members of The Jewish Home family. The evening will also include bestowing posthumously the Louis Lotstein Award for Distinguished Service to Dr. William Grayson Covey, the beloved Medical Director of The Jewish Home from 2005 to the [&hellip
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Posted on 31, May 2013

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Chai Lights Winter 2013

The Jewish Home is deeply committed to providing the highest quality of life possible for our Residents. Over the past few years, we have researched, studied, and evaluated what this means and how it can best be achieved. The result is our vision of a new Home — one that reflects warmth, safety, and comfort; upholds each Resident’s right to self-determination; values community; and maintains outstanding levels of care. The Jewish Home is working toward this new “Home” that will bring the first household model of nursing home and assisted living care to Connecticut. The site of the Jewish Community [&hellip
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Posted on 26, January 2013

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