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June 27, 2023, National Recognition for Assisted Living Facilities, Westchester Business Journal 

June 22, 2023, How Much Does Assisted Living Cost?, U.S. News Health

June 16, 2023, United Hebrew’s Assisted Living Communities Earn National Recognition for Quality Care

May 18, 2023, What Is the Difference Between a Skilled Nursing Facility and a Nursing Home, U.S. News Health   

May 9, 2023, Meet Rita Mabli, 2023 McKnight’s Pinnacle Awards ‘Setting the Standard’ honoree, McKnights Long-Term Care News


April 6, 2023, A Focus on Food Safety in Senior Care, U.S. News Health

April 5, 2023, Signs It’s Time for Memory Care, U.S. News Health

March 25, 2023, NY Cannot Underfund Long-Term Care, We Need Access in the Hudson Valley, LoHud 

March 22, 2023, Navigating Senior Care, Elder Care on the Air

March 10, 2023, McKnight’s Honors LeadingAge Members, Staff, LeadingAge 

February 21, 2023, United Hebrew Discusses Post-Stroke Depression, CBS2 News

February 7, 2023, Caring for Those who Can’t Always Care for Themselves, Westchester Business Journal

December 14, 2022, News 12: Cyber Pros Share Safety Tips with United Hebrew Seniors, News 12 Westchester


November 19, 2022, United Hebrew Named a 2023 Best Nursing Home by U.S. News & World Report

November 2, 2022 Signs That it’s time for Memory Care, U.S. News Health

October 31, 2022 Making the Most of Short-Term Rehab, Westchester Business Journal

September 30, 2022 United Hebrew Announces Opening Of New Wing at Willow Gardens, New Rochelle Patch

September 30, 2022 United Hebrew Earns Newsweek’s ‘2023 America’s Best Nursing Home’ Rank, New Rochelle Patch

September 30, 2022 United Hebrew Opens New Wing at Willow Gardens, Westchester Business Journal

September 28, 2022 United Hebrew Expands Memory Care Community at Willow Gardens, News 12 Westchester

September 21, 2022 United Hebrew Golf Outing Raises $265K for Senior Care, New Rochelle Patch

August 22, 2022, Rita Mabli Named to Crain’s New York List of Notable Healthcare Leaders 2022, Crain’s New York

Summer 2022, United Hebrew and Feeding Westchester Team Up to Promote Senior Nutrition, The Magazine of LeadingAge New York (pg. 24)

Summer 2022, United Hebrew and Iona College Partner to Combat Social Isolation in Seniors, The Magazine of LeadingAge New York (pg. 30)

August 8, 2022, James Staudt of McCullough, Goldberger & Staudt, LLP to be Honored at United Hebrew’s Annual Golf and Tournament and dinner, Patch

June 14, 2022, Tri-State Area Residents Embrace Patriotism on Flag Day, CBS News

May 26, 2022, Attorney Honored by the Westchester Jewish Council, Westchester Business Journal

May 12, 2022 James Staudt is Honored by the Westchester Jewish Council, Patch

April 13, 2022, 12 Decorating Tips for Assisted Living, U.S. News Health

April 7, 2022, The Advantages of Assisted Living, U.S. News Health

March 31, 2022, How to Support Social Connections in Senior Care Settings, iAdvance Senior Care

January 13, 2022, How United Hebrew Uses Music Therapy to Benefit Senior Care Residents, iAdvance Senior Care

December 1, 2021, Strategies for Working with Combative Residents, iAdvance Senior Care

November 16, 2021, Field Hall Foundation Awards Grant to United Hebrew for Music & Memory Program, River Journal

November 2021, United Hebrew Named Among Best Short-Stay Rehabilitation Facilities, Westfair Online

October, 2021, Rita Mabli Honored with C-Suite Award, Westfair Online

October 11, 2021, United Hebrew Raises $275K for Senior Care, Westfair Online

October 2021, United Hebrew Named Among Top Nursing Homes in Nation, Westfair Online

August 2021, Dr. Elaine Healy Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award, Westchester County Business Journals

June 3, 2021, Trustees Scholarship Gala Honors Distinguished Alumnae, Iona College News

May 19, 2021, Summer Safety Tips for Seniors, Care.com

May 17, 2021, Prepared Meals for Seniors Launched, Westfair Online

May 6, 2021, A Year Like No Other, New York Post

April 22, 2021, Scarsdale Couple Helps Expand Memory Care, Scarsdale Inquirer

April 21, 2021, Rita Mabli Honored as Westchester Magazine Healthcare Hero

April 8, 2021, United Hebrew Launches Memory Care Expansion, Westchester County Business Journal

April 1, 2021, Mother, Son, Reunite After 1 Year at United Hebrew, News12

March 3, 2021, “Talking Seniors” podcast hosted by Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano

January 11, 2021, United Hebrew Administers First COVID-19 Vaccines, Pix11 News

Stories from 2020

December 28, 2020, United Hebrew Takes Therapy to a Whole New LevelWestchester County Business Journal

December 18, 2020, Lazarus Endowment to United Hebrew Dedicated to Memory Care, Scarsdale Inquirer

December 7, Having the Conversation with a Loved One About Senior Living, U.S. News

December 1, 2020, Understanding Different Care Options, U.S. News

November 19, 2020, Steps for Choosing the Right Senior Care FacilityU.S. News

November 13, 2020, Does Your Loved One Need Care Urgently?, U.S. News

November 10, 2020, What is the Best Way to Research Assisted Living Facilities?, MSN News

October 21, 2020, Rosemary McLaughlin Named Board Chair, McKnight’s Long-Term Care News

October 13, 2020, Safety Measures in Assisted Living Communities, U.S. News

October 7, 2020, The New Sound of Music Therapy in Long Term Care, Next Avenue

September 29, 2020, How Long Does it Take to Get into Assisted Living? U.S. News

September 22, 2020Jennifer Tan, Chief Nursing Officer at United Hebrew, Hailed as Covid-19 Hero, Westfair Online

September 10, 2020, The New Normal: How Westchester has Changed Due to the Pandemic , Westchester Magazine

Fall, 2020, What I Learned in COVID-19, 914Inc.

July 26, 2020, For Christine Sanders, Running a Nursing Home During a Pandemic Was About Quick Thinking and Adapting, Westchester County Business Journal

July 7, 2020, Meet Rita Mabli, Hall of Fame Inductee, McKnights Long-Term Care News

June 30, The Healing Power of Touch in Dementia and Alzheimer’s Care, Westchester Magazine

June 8, 2020, 85 year-old Sees Kids Again After 8-Week Battle with COVID, Patch

June, 2020, Stories of Strength: United Hebrew, Nonprofit Westchester

March 31, 2020, Community Sends Supportive Letters to United HebrewNews 12

March 16, 2020, Keeping the Elderly Safe from COVID-19, News12

March 15, 2020, The Struggle to Keep Vulnerable Seniors Safe in a Large Coronavirus Cluster, NPR

March 13, 2020Protecting Residents from a Deadly Threat, CNN

March 5, 2020, Nursing Homes Prepare for Coronavirus, News12

February 5, 2020, Grace Ferri Appointed Chief Marketing Officer at United Hebrew, New Rochelle Patch

January 29, 2020, What Senior Care Providers Should Report Back to Their Clients, Care.com

More News Articles

Press Releases

November 17, 2022, United Hebrew Gains National Recognition: Named a Best Nursing Home by U.S. News

September 28, 2022, Newsweek Recognizes United Hebrew Among Nation’s Best Nursing Homes 2023

September 28, 2022, United Hebrew Announces Opening of New Wing at Nationally Recognized Willow Gardens Memory Care

August 2, 2022, Shirley Truman-Smith, LP.D., Appointed to Board of Directors at United Hebrew of New Rochelle

October 20, 2021, United Hebrew Named Among Best Nursing Homes by Newsweek

April 7, 2021, United Hebrew Announces Expansion of Nationally Recognized Willow Gardens Memory Care

January 8, 2021, United Hebrew of New Rochelle Administers its First COVID-19 Vaccines to Residents and Staff

December 16, 2020, Lazarus Family Endows Willow Gardens Memory Care

November 24, 2020, United Hebrew Announces Major Renovation of its Top-Ranked Short-Term Rehabilitation Center

November 9, 2020, United Hebrew Again Named Among US News & World Report’s ‘Best Short-Term Stay Facilities’

October 13, 2020, Rosemary McLaughlin Named United Hebrew Board Chair

June 16, 2020, Christine Sanders Appointed to Lead United Hebrew’s Five-Star Nursing Home

February 26, 2020, United Hebrew President & CEO Rita Mabli Garners Two Prestigious Honors

February 25, 2020Two Westchester Assisted Living Facilities Recognized for National Quality Achievement

February 5, 2020, Grace Ferri Appointed Chief Marketing Officer at United Hebrew

January 8, 2020, United Hebrew Administers First COVID-19 Vaccines to Residents and Staff

December 16, 2019, United Hebrew Expands Clinical Executive Team

November 26, 2019, United Hebrew Accredited by CHAP, National Leader in Home Accreditation

November 4, 2019, United Hebrew Named Among U.S. News & World Report’s Best Short-Stay Facilities

October 1, 2019, Joan Lunden to Keynote United Hebrew 100th Anniversary Celebration

August 14, 2019Rabia de Lande Long and Dorette Gerspach Appointed to Board of Directors at United Hebrew of New Rochelle

July 14, 2019, Willow Gardens Memory Care Earns National Recognition for Quality Care

June 19, 2019, Six Centenarians Feted by United Hebrew of New Rochelle at Joint Birthday Party

May 8, 2019, By Day, They Save Lives; After Hours, They Make Music! ‘Doctors in Concert’ June 13 to Benefit United Hebrew of New Rochelle

May 8, 2019, United Hebrew Honors Community and Industry Leaders at 8th Annual Community Service Awards Ceremony

April 24, 2019, Evelyn Morales Appointed Head of United Hebrew Home Health Division

March 19, 2019, United Hebrew of New Rochelle Unveils New ‘United for You’ Centennial Exhibition in its Lazarus Art Gallery

January 31, 2019, United Hebrew Kicks Off Centennial Year Less

November 20, 2018, Malcolm Lazarus to be Honored at Senior Hall of Fame

October 31, 2018, United Hebrew Ranked Among Top 15% in Nation for Short-Term Rehabilitation 

October 25, 2018, Willow Towers Earns National Quality Award

September 18, 2018, United Hebrew to Honor Four at Annual Gala

August 22, 2018, Nora O’Brien Earns National Assisted Living Credential

June 18, 2018, United Hebrew Hosts A Conversation with Elihu Rose: Fighting for Freedom: Jewish-American Soldiers in World War II

May 30, 2018, United Hebrew Partners with New Rochelle Police Department to Stage Suspicious Package Drill and Test Disaster Preparedness Plans

May 3, 2018United Hebrew Honors Three for Outstanding Contributions to Community

April 25, 2018United Hebrew Celebrates 11 Centenarians Living on Campus 

March 26, 2018, Willow Towers Sole Facility in NYS to Receive Quality Award

January 25, 2018, United Hebrew Expands Leadership Team

December 7, 2017, James Staudt, a Partner at McCullough, Goldberger & Staudt, LLP, Named Chair of the Board of Directors of United Hebrew of New Rochelle

November 28, 2017, United Hebrew Renovates Willow Towers Assisted Living Facility, Enhancing Senior Living and Care for Those with Alzheimer’s and Dementia

November 15, 2017, United Hebrew Named U.S. News ‘Best Nursing Home’ for Seventh Consecutive Year

November 9, 2017, “New York State of Mind” Opens at Lazarus Gallery at United Hebrew of New Rochelle

October 26, 2017, United Hebrew Receives 2017 Women’s Choice Award as One of America’s Best Extended Care Facilities

September 7, 2017, United Hebrew of New Rochelle Honors Business Leaders, Celebrates 98th Anniversary at ‘Autumn Celebration’ Benefit on September 28

August 23, 2017, United Hebrew Enhances Services with Respiratory Therapy

July 28, 2017, Containment of Mock Hazardous Chemical Spill Staged at United Hebrew

June 28, 2017, Dance Movement Therapy Makes a Difference for Those With Dementia

May 24, 2017 “The Art of the Garden” Opens at Lazarus Gallery at United Hebrew of New Rochelle

May 10, 2017 United Hebrew Honors Three for Outstanding Contributions to Westchester’s Senior Community

March 21, 2017 Centenarians Feted at United Hebrew of New Rochelle 

February 7, 2017Jean Marie La Padula Appointed to Oversee United Hebrew’s 5-Star Home Health Division

January 24, 2017Dr. Nora O’Brien Named New Head of Willow Gardens Memory Care

December 8, 2016, Shopping for Seniors? Consider These 8 Tech Gifts to Add Convenience, Safety, and Fun to Your Loved One’s Life

November 22, 2016,  United Hebrew of New Rochelle Named One of US News & World Report’s ‘Best Nursing Homes’ for Sixth Consecutive Year

October 31, 2016 Art in Motion, a New Exhibition, Captures the Thrill of Movement in Paintings, Sculptures, Photographs and Collages

September 22, 2016 Thomas Ferrera Joins the Board of Directors of United Hebrew of New Rochelle

September 9, 2016 United Hebrew to Honor Three at Annual Gala Dinner Dance

August 10, 2016 United Hebrew’s Home Health Agency Scores a 4.5 Out of 5 Star CMS Rating—the Highest in Westchester and in the Top 6 Percent of New York State

June 16, 2016 United Hebrew Ushers in New Era in Care of Alzheimer’s Patients with Willow Gardens Memory Care

May 13, 2016 United Hebrew Opens New Independent Senior Housing Complex

April 19, 2016  Art Fired Up display from NY Metro Artists

April 1, 2016  96 Anniversary Gala at Glen Island harbor Club

March 25, 2016 New Chief of Nursing at United Hebrew

March 9, 2016  Music Therapy at United Hebrew

February, 29 2016: Nora O’Brien named Executive Director

December, 12, 2015: Top Holiday Gifts for Seniors

11-19-15: New Photography Exhibit at United Hebrew

10-15-15: New Chief of Nursing Jerome Bagaporo

8-25-15: Duberstein & Rozen assume board roles

8-5-15: United Hebrew wins National Leadership Awa7

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