Posts in November 2000

Resident Spotlight: Nola Larkin

Long-Term Care | 0 comments | by supermaster

Little did we know that we had a celebrity among us at The Nathaniel Witherell. Our very own resident Nola Larkin was a legend on the Broadway stage, with leading roles in Cole Porter’s Out of this World, Alan Jay Lerner’s Paint Your Wagon, Harold Rome’s Fanny, and Mike Todd’s Night in Venice. She also…

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Holiday Gift Ideas for a Loved One with Dementia

Alzheimer's | 0 comments | by supermaster

What’s a good holiday gift to give to someone with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia? That’s a popular question this time of year, and one often asked by family members of our residents here at The Nathaniel Witherell. Allen Brown, Witherell’s executive director, suggests giving “a gift that matches the person’s lifelong or…

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Nathaniel Witherell Named Among Top Nursing Homes in Country by U.S. News & World Report

Uncategorized | 0 comments | by supermaster

Good News! The Nathaniel Witherell was just named in the top 13 percent of all nursing homes in the country for 2016-17 by U.S. News & World Report. This is the eighth consecutive year that Witherell has received this prestigious honor, awarded only to those nursing homes that rate highest in terms of health and safety…

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Carnegie Hall-Caliber Performances Are Coming to the Witherell

Music Therapy | 0 comments | by supermaster

Everyone knows the line about how to get to Carnegie Hall, but on Sept. 27, Witherell residents won’t have to worry about that old joke. They can enjoy a world-class performance right here in our very own auditorium. Even though we are far from the famed Midtown Manhattan concert hall, residents will be able to…

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9th Annual Witherell Celebrity Golf Invitational a Huge Success!

Friends of Nathaniel Witherell | 0 comments | by supermaster

Seventy-five golfers turned out this past Wednesday at the Griffith E. Harris Golf Course on the “official” last day of summer to attend the 9th Annual Witherell Celebrity Golf Invitational. Proceeds from the successful event will will support critical programs and services for Witherell residents. Local sports legends in attendance included former New York Giants wide receiver Don Herrmann; US…

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