May marks Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage month, observed annually in the U.S. to highlight the contributions that Americans of Asian and Pacific Island heritage have made to American history, culture, and society. At United Hebrew of New Rochelle, we’re celebrating the contributions of our AAPI staff who have worked tirelessly on the… Continue reading We’re Celebrating Our Asian American and Pacific Islander Team!
Good nutrition is important, no matter your age or stage in life. But as we age, life and physiological changes alter what we need to do to stay healthy. We might need fewer calories, or more protein in our diets. And we may need assistance in making nutritious food for ourselves. Many older adults may… Continue reading Feeding Westchester and United Hebrew Pilot Prepared Meal Program for Seniors
If you ask staff at United Hebrew of New Rochelle to name one thing they love about working on the senior care campus, you may get a puzzled look. “Just one thing? That’s hard to do — I can think of several,” says Gilbert Yutuc, a cook at Willow Towers Assisted Living. “It’s the people.… Continue reading Why United Hebrew Is a Great Place to Work
Few people have left a legacy at United Hebrew like Michael Rozen. He was one of our greatest champions and he dedicated countless volunteer hours to further our mission. He helped make possible access to expert and compassionate care for thousands of people, no matter their age or stage in life. When we lost Michael last year, we lost a principled leader and a treasured friend.
We are so pleased to announce that Rosemary McLaughlin has been named as the chair of our board of directors. She is the first woman chair to hold the position in our 100+ year history.
Motivation, a strong work ethic, the support of your co-workers, and a love of cooking: These ingredients are the secret sauce behind Chef Jahmal Guinyard’s 16-year career at United Hebrew.
Christine Sanders was appointed as Administrator of United Hebrew’s skilled nursing facility in March. As the youngest Administrator in our 100-year history, she ably steered our nursing home through the onset of the COVID crisis.
United Hebrew is committed to supporting seniors and their families, even in these most challenging times.
To fill the void left by family members visits, United Hebrew’s recreation team has initiated virtual visits via FaceTime and Skype.