Employee Appreciation Day

On November 22, we paused for a moment to honor a very special group of extraordinary people, our staff members. On this occasion, we honored Antoinette Savage, certified nursing assistant, nominated by her colleagues to be this year’s recipient of the Jeanne Jugan Award. A team player, Antoinette provides compassionate care to the elderly while Read more…

Golden Jubilee Celebration

On October 26 and 27, we had the joy of celebrating Mother Gertrude Mary of the Sacred Heart’s Golden Jubilee. A Bronx native, it was very special for her to celebrate this special moment back at the place where she first met the Little Sisters. As a young girl, she already worked beside the LSP Read more…

Paint Party!

Sunday, April 10, we hosted a “Paint Party” in our Mary Phelan Hall. This popular trend is working its way around our area. Carey Federspiel, one of our Residents’ daughters, an art instructor who offers her services at “ArtPartays” in many local restaurants, was kind enough to animate this event. 22 participants gathered behind their Read more…

Throgsneck St. Patrick’s Day Parade

On Sunday, March 13, 2016 we all enjoyed the annual Throgsneck St. Patrick’s Day Parade. With the help from our FOCUS friends, we were able to bring a large contingency of elders to see the parade. A group of enthusiastic students and volunteers also proudly marched in front of our bus carrying our Jeanne Jugan Read more…

Museum of Modern Art visit

On Wednesday, March 16, 2016 we had the privilege to visit the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) with the help of a group of wonderful FOCUS students, thanks to our friend Clarissa Bronfman. To start, a gracious tour guide enchanted us with explanations on the life and works of Henri-Émile-Benoît Matisse (Swimming Pool) and compared Read more…

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