Parkville Care Center Celebrates Fiestas Patronales 2019
September 23, 2019On the evening of September 19, 2019, Parkville Care Center in Hartford held its first annual Fiestas Patronales for residents, families, staff and guests. Some 80 plus people attended the event that included live music, a DJ, dancing, performances, an appearance by Miss Puerto Rico of Greater Hartford and the crowning of Ms. Parkville. The food service team, led by Jennifer De’Leon, served up a buffet sampler of traditional delicacies.
Silver Springs Veterans Visit World War I Exhibit at Knights of Columbus Museum in New Haven
September 19, 2019On September 13, 2019, a contingent of veterans from Silver Springs Care Center in Meriden took a day trip to the Knights of Columbus Museum in New Haven to experience a military exhibit titled World War I: Beyond the Front Lines. The group learned a lot and were enriched by the experience.
Chelsea Place Holds 'Road to Recovery' Luau as Part of National Recovery Month, 2019
September 17, 2019September is National Recovery Month. Building on the momentum from their kick-off pep rally event and keeping with the themes of National Recovery Month, Chelsea Place Care Center held a Road to Recovery Luau at the care center in Hartford. The Chelsea Place team, residents and staff alike, have been embracing the theme’s of the moment and celebrating the victories that come with recovery from substance use, big and small.
Trinity Hill Residents Meet Former Patriot Tebucky Jones During Their Fantasy Football Draft
September 12, 2019Residents of Trinity Hill Care Center took part in an NFL Fantasy Draft Party with special guest, former New England Patriot, and New Britain native, Tebucky Jones! Residents ate football season fare while they built their fantasy teams. Each resident who participated in the draft will be able to track the progress of their fantasy team during their stay and throughout the NFL regular season. The resident with the most points at the end of the season will win an NFL gift basket.
Chelsea Place Holds Pep Rally to Celebrate National Recovery Month, 2019
September 9, 2019On September 4th Chelsea Place Care Center held a pep rally type event, the second annual of its kind for iCare, at the care center in Hartford. iCare Health Network and all its care centers made the commitment to provide a Stigma Free environment and Stigma-Free care to residents with mental illness as well as those with substance use disorder, dementia and cognitive disorders in 2018.