Diocese of Rockville Centre

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                               

May 9, 2011                             

Our Lady of Consolation

West Islip, NY 11795 – On Saturday, June 4, 2011, (rain date Sunday, June 5, 2011) Our Lady of Consolation Nursing & Rehabilitative Care Center, will be sponsoring their 4th  Annual Strawberry Festival between the hours of 1:00 p.m. & 5:00 p.m. Our Lady of Consolation is located at 111 Beach Drive in West Islip.  Admission will be $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for children between the ages of 12 – 5 and children under 5 and are free of charge. Admission includes lunch, beverage and dessert. Additional strawberry desserts, prepared by Executive Chef Anthony Rezza, will be available for purchase. There will also be a variety of craft vendors, a D.J. and children’s activities, such as face painting, and a petting zoo.

For further information, please call Gina Irwin at 631-465-6433.

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

CONTACT: Gina Irwin
               Manager Community Relations
               CHS Continuing Care