Our Lady of ConsolationFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   

CONTACT: Gina Irwin
Manager of Community Relations
CHS Continuing Care
(631) 465-6433


August 1, 2011   

West Islip, NY 11795 – Our Lady of Consolation Nursing and Rehabilitative Care Center’s Pastoral Care Department will be providing a bereavement support group to community members mourning the loss of a loved one.  Eight sessions will be held on Monday afternoons from September 12, 2011 through October 31, 2011. The meetings will be held in the Board Room of Our Lady of Consolation from 3:00p.m. – 4:30p.m.  For more information or to reserve a place in this group, please call (631) 587-1600 ext. 8297.


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