Diocese of Rockville Centre

Our Lady of Consolation

CONTACT: Gina Irwin
Manager Community Relations
CHS Continuing Care

Date:           October 3, 2011

West Islip, NY 11795 – On Thursday, November 10, 2011, Our Lady of Consolation Nursing & Rehabilitative Care Center will host their annual Chinese Auction. This year the auction will be held in the cafeteria at St. John the Baptist High School located at 1170 Montauk Highway, West Islip. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. for viewing of prizes and will be auctioned off starting at 7:00 p.m.  Admission is $15.00, which includes 25 raffle tickets. Additional raffles may be purchased at $8.00 for 25 tickets. Refreshments are available for purchase. This auction will benefit the resident/patient recreation fund at Our Lady of Consolation. Any local businesses wishing to donate items to the auction can call Our Lady of Consolation’s Recreational Therapy  Department at 631-587-1600 at extension 8331 or extension 8344.

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.