FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Gina Irwin
Manager Community Relations
CHS Continuing Care
June 21, 2011
West Islip, NY 11795 – On Saturday, June 4, 2010, Our Lady of Consolation Nursing & Rehabilitative Care Center hosted their 4th Annual Strawberry Festival. All guests had a chance to enjoy the variety of craft vendors, musical entertainment and children’s activities which included face painting and a petting zoo. There were also many delicious strawberry desserts prepared by Our Lady of Consolation’s Executive Chef Anthony Rezza. A fun-filled family day was enjoyed by all the residents and guests.
Our Lady of Consolation is a 450-bed nursing and rehabilitative care center conducted in the tradition of the Sisters of St. Dominic since 1894 and is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). As a member of Catholic Health Services of Long Island, Our Lady of Consolation plays an integral role in the health care delivery system of the Diocese of Rockville Centre and offers expertise in the field of long-term care and sub-acute care. In addition to skilled nursing home care including geriatric care, rehabilitative care, respiratory therapy and medically complex care, Our Lady of Consolation offers specialized dementia disease care for individuals with mild to moderate Alzheimer’s and related dementia diseases. In addition, Our Lady of Consolation’s Long Term Home Health Care Program provides nursing care and other services for patients residing in their own homes in the community.
For more information about the services Our Lady of Consolation offers, please call (631) 587-1600 or visit us on the web at http://olc.chsli.org.
Photo Caption: Sadia Johnson of Copiague