Touch Points – A Spark of Light with Dana

  • May 22, 2020

“What the world needs now is love, sweet love It's the only thing that there's just too little of What the world needs now is love, sweet love No not just for some but for everyone.” (1965 popular song -lyrics by Hal…

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Touch Points – A Spark of Light with Dana

  • May 15, 2020

“To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.” (Kurt Vonnegut) Hello friends, This is Dana Rubin-Winkelman, the social worker. I hope you and your family are well. I…

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Touch Points – A Spark of Light with Dana

  • May 15, 2020

Hello friends, I hope you and your family are well. I am thinking of you and sending my positive thoughts and prayers. We are missing everyone, and hope to bridge the distance through this electronic connection. In this week’s “Touch…

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Touch Points – A Spark of Light with Dana

  • May 15, 2020

Dana Rubin-Winkelman, the Adult Day Services Social Worker has found a creative way to communicate with residents and families through her “Touch Points- A Spark of Light with Dana” emails. This beautiful and meaningful connection offers support and light through…

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Light and Art Collaboration

  • April 24, 2020

Ovation rolls out pilot community outreach program in conjunction with local synagogues Two of the top issues facing seniors in our community today are social isolation and brain health. Recent studies have found that the current emphasis on living independently…

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Surlow Award Winners

  • April 23, 2020

The Maurice S. Surlow Award for Employee excellence was established in 2000 and made possible at the direction of his extended family, including Jim, Bob and Burt Zucker. Mr. Surlow was born in Hungary and immigrated with his family to…

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Your Gift has Never Been More Important

  • April 23, 2020

During these unprecedented times, Ovation Communities is facing additional challenges brought on by the coronavirus pandemic. While much has changed in just a few short weeks, our resolve and commitment to providing our residents the best care possible has only…

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Board Member Spotlight: Arleen Peltz

  • April 23, 2020

Arleen Peltz has been an active board member and volunteer at Ovation Communities for almost 20 years. Arleen’s passion for helping others accelerated when her husband Walter became a resident of the Jewish Home. She began volunteering by visiting with…

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Caring Partners Comforts Residents

  • April 23, 2020

Ovation Communities takes pride in developing and maintaining relationships with residents. One way we are meeting the needs of the residents is through the Caring Partners volunteer organization. Led by Rabbi Steven Adams, Director of Pastoral Care, this group of…

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A Message from the CEO

  • April 23, 2020

Family and friends, I am writing this on April 7, 2020, and it is impossible to know what our world will look like at the time you read this edition of Kavod Connections. My hope and prayers, like yours, is…

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