Sterling Care was awarded two 5-star ratings in quality of patient care and patient satisfaction from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Continue Reading →
Sterling Care Home Healthcare Agency Awarded Five Stars for Patient Care
Sterling Care was awarded by CMS a 5-star rating in quality of patient care and a 4-star rating in patient satisfaction, the highest ratings of all home health care agencies in each category in lower Fairfield County. Continue Reading →
Filed under: Health, 5-star rating, CMS, Sterling Care, Steve Katz
Making it Easier to Age in Place in Greenwich: It’s all in the planning.
Steven Katz, vice chair of Greenwich’s Commission on Aging and founder of Sterling Care in Greenwich, talks about assisted living and aging in place in Greenwich, where in fact there are no assisted living facilities.
A recent survey of residents 45+ revealed people want to retire here but many anticipate moving out of town.
“Moving to Stamford is not aging in place,” Katz said. Continue Reading →
Filed under: Health, aging in place, assisted living, Dementia, Greenwich, land use, Plan of Conservation and Development, Planning & Zoning
Community Conversation: Making Greenwich A Community for All Ages
On Wednesday, March 13, The Greenwich Commission on Aging will be hosting an update conversation on the Town wide Survey results for Greenwich residents 45+. Continue Reading →
Filed under: Around Town, Arts, Health, AARP, AARP Network of Age Friendly States & Communities, Age Friendly Community, Bill Armbruster, Commission on Aging
Greenwich Commission on Aging Invites You to A Chili Cook Off Competition
You will be served 6 chili tastings in 6 cups, a salad, cornbread and dessert. The event is this Wednesday, December 5 from 11:30am until 1:00pm at the Greenwich Senior Center, 299 Greenwich Avenue in Greenwich. Continue Reading →
Filed under: Around Town, Food Drink Restaurants, Health, Atria Rye Brook, Chef Matthew Ventura, Chef Ozzie, Chef Teddy Torchon, Commission on Aging
After 32 Years at Nathaniel Witherell, Lynn Bausch, RN, Joins Sterling Care
After 32 years at Nathaniel Witherell, Lynn Bausch, RN, has joined Sterling Care, LLC, a local in-home health care group. Continue Reading →
Filed under: Health, Lynn Bausch RN, Sterling Care
Greenwich Commission on Aging, Distinguished Lecture: “Resilience, Grit & Growth: Thriving in Challenging Times”
Crisis can create difficulties and challenges. For some, these challenges may prove insurmountable while others find strength and resilience allows emergence. Still others may grow – developing new skills and insights as they approach struggle. On Thursday June 14 at Greenwich Library’s Cole Auditorium, Kenneth Doka, PhD will present a talk entitled “Resilience, Grit & Growth: Thriving in Challenging Times.”
In this session, Dr. Doka will explore ways that both resilience or growth can be nurtured. Continue Reading →
Filed under: Health, Commission onAging, Coxe & Graziano Funeral Home, Dr. Kenneth Doka, Greenwich Library, Sterling Care
2nd Annual Health & Wellness Expo to Feature Comedy by Jane Condon, Blood Pressure & Cholesterol Screenings, Hot Lunch
On Thursday Oct 6 from 9:00am until 1:00pm the Greenwich Commission on Aging, Greenwich Dept of Health and Greenwich Hospital present the second annual Health & Wellness Expo. At 11:15am award winning comedian Jane Condon will perform “Laughing for the Health of It.” Continue Reading →