LATEST NEWS

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Health Care News

Update from Administrator – 4/21/20

April 21, 2020 I hope this finds you all safe and healthy. First and foremost, thank you again for all the support you have shown our employees at Shady Knoll Health Center over the past several weeks. I know this is a very stressful time for everyone. The kind words of appreciation and show of… Continue Reading Continue reading

COVID-19 – Letter From Our Administrator

I would like to take this opportunity to give you all an update on what is happening at Shady Knoll Health Center and what our plans are going forward.  I appreciate how challenging it is that we are closed to visitors at this time.  Please be assured that we are following all guidelines as directed… Continue Reading Continue reading

Legislative Breakfast Held at Shady Knoll Health Center

Shady Knoll Health Center sponsored a legislative breakfast providing an open platform for employees to meet and discuss concerns with lawmakers and local commerce. Several staff members joined the breakfast and met with state Representative Themis Klarides, Connecticut House Republican Leader, and state Representative Nicole Klarides-Ditria. Bill Purcell, President and CEO of The Greater Valley… Continue Reading Continue reading

Partners in Dedication

This past Tuesday, June 11th, 2019, the owner of our center, Athena, held their annual Partners in Dedication event. This year it was hosted at The Country Club of Farmington. This event is in place to recognize our committed employees who have been with us for ten, twenty, and thirty years as of December 2018.… Continue Reading Continue reading

Connecticut Ranks 3rd for Senior Health

Congratulations to Connecticut for being the third healthiest senior population in the nation in 2018 based on metrics such as behavior, quality of health care, public policy, and health-related outcomes. To read the article from the Journal-Inquirer, please click here: https://www.journalinquirer.com/business/state-ranks-rd-for-senior-health/article_33bb415a-8154-11e9-b727-9310a68b627e.htm… Continue reading

AARP Driving Class Wednesday, May 1, 2019

April 26, 2019 AARP DRIVING CLASS SEYMOUR, CT (April 26, 2019) –  A four-hour AARP Driver Safety Class will be offered from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at Shady Knoll Health Center. Light refreshments will be offered to attendees. The course is open to individuals 60 years-old and older, and covers… Continue Reading Continue reading