LeadingAge New York Adviser Adviser LeadingAge NewYork Spring 2019 final - Page 38

All Noteworthy stories link to the main “Member News” page where stories are listed by date, with the most recent postings first. Send us your news stories and be featured in the next issue of Adviser. MEMBER NEWS NOTEWORTHY New Intergenerational Library at Andrus on Hudson Andrus on Hudson ANDRUS ON HUDSON is proud to announce its newest intergenerational program, Intergenerational Library Wednesdays, which began in October. From 12:45 to 2:45 each Wednesday, groups of Little Leaf Nursery School students and Hudson Lab School students rotate turns reading in small or large groups with seniors in the Andrus on Hudson library. 1/10/19 PEDIATRIC CENTER Healing Spirit In 2016, Cardinal Dolan approached Fr. John ARCHCARE A Anderson, vice president for mission integration at ArchCare and a board-certified chaplain, about strengthening the hospital chaplaincy program in the archdiocese. The result of this conversation was the development of ArchCare’s Chaplaincy Apostolate – which now has 22 chaplains serving 27 hospitals and visiting with more than 100,000 patients a year – and the creation of standards and training and support programs for chaplains, parish priests and lay ministers. 12/7/2018 BETHEL HOMES & SERVICES Bethel’s Annual Gala: Walking the Red Carpet at the Jacob Burns Films Center Guests of the Bethel Foundation’s Annual Gala walked the red carpet at the Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville for the premiere of Cyber-Seniors, an engaging movie that shares a warm and humorous look at seniors as they learn how to use social media. The evening also featured a silent auction which enabled attendees to bid on unique items such as autographed toe shoes from the New York City ballet, a signed football from the New York Giants, wine tasting for twelve at Best Wine Purveyors and a film sponsor membership with the Jacob Burns Film Center, among others. 3/21/19 37 ELIZABETH SETON Luncheon Raises Over $95,000 for St. Elizabeth Seton Children’s Foundation On May 2 nd , the St. Elizabeth Seton Children’s Foundation hosted its 5 th Annual Cherish the Child Luncheon at the Bronxville Field Club. More than 200 guests joined (dressed to the theme in their Derby best!) and over $95,000 was raised. 5/9/19 ARCHCARE SENIOR LIFE Miniature Horses Serve as Therapy Animals for Seniors at ArchCare Senior Life More than a dozen seniors gathered at ArchCare Senior Life in St. George recently to partake in the first-ever miniature horses therapy event. The animals, named Aiden and Pearl, made rounds across the room as participants gave them kisses and pet them. 2/20/19 Adviser a publication of LeadingAge New York | Spring 2019 (See Noteworthy on page 38)