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Adult Day Program in Webster Announces Exended Hours

Evening, weekend hours will offer added convenience for family caregivers

St. Ann's Is First To Integrate End-of-Life Care Orders Into Electronic Health Records

Improves clinicians' ability to honor residents' wishes for end-of-life care.

Neil Montanus: His Life & Career

Legendary Kodak Photographer Is Subject of Visual Presentation at Chapel Oaks

Residents Will Be Among the Judges of St. Ann’s Third Annual Chili Cook-Off

The Third Annual St. Ann’s Chili Cook-Off will be held on Thursday, September 29 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. in the lobby of St. Ann’s, 1500 Portland Avenue.

St. Ann’s Community was the top corporate fundraiser in the 2016 Rochester Walk to End Alzheimer’s!

With more than 150 walkers and over $19,000 in donations, St. Ann’s Community was the top corporate fundraiser in the 2016 Rochester Walk to End Alzheimer’s!

"The Tough Conversation" is focus of upcoming talk at Chapel Oaks

Talking to a parent or other older adult about making the move to senior living can be difficult. Strategies for having that “tough conversation” will be shared by Deborah Coniglio, Nurse Practitioner, St. Ann’s Community, on Thursday, Oct. 6 from 1-3 p.m. at Chapel Oaks, 1550 Portland Avenue.

Volunteer Spotlight on Helen Dunn

"I love to see them smile."

Volunteer Spotlight on Pat Stokes

"Sometimes They Have To Tell Me To Go Home."

St. Ann’s Communities Named Excellence in Action Award Winners

Chapel Oaks, Cherry Ridge Assisted Living Recognized for Highest Levels of Resident Satisfaction

CARE Award Winner - Anna Napora Sentiments from a family member:

Sentiments from a family member: I just want to take this opportunity to recognize Anna Napora who works in Environmental Services on the 7th floor at St. Ann’s.

Congratulations to our Greater Rochester Award honorees!

Congratulations to Jan Mascari, Central Supply Manager, and Maggie Bringewatt, Immediate Past Chair, St. Ann’s Board of Directors! Both have been named honorees in the Greater Rochester Awards, presented by the Rochester Business Journal and the United Way to recognize exceptional individuals in our community’s human services sector.

Scholarship Program at St. Ann’s Community Allows Employees to Further Their Education

2016 recipients honored at recognition event

Volunteer Spotlight | A Day to Give Back: Lucille and John Bearden

When Mary Rossetti was a resident in the Special Care Unit at St. Ann’s Community, her daughter, Lucille Bearden, was grateful for the nurses and aids who treated her mother like family.

New Director of Pastoral Care: Physical, Spiritual Health Share Focus for Sr. Mary Lou Mitchell

In 1873, the Sisters of St. Joseph established the foundation of St. Ann’s Community. The world today is a different place, but that foundation remains strong.

Volunteer Spotlight on Carmel Reeg: Always on the Move!

Every Wednesday afternoon, 84-year-old Carmel Reeg of Irondequoit serves up a smile and some cheer to the residents of St. Ann’s Community.

Sister Mary Louise Mitchell Joins St. Ann's Community as Director of Pastoral Care

Mary Louise Mitchell, SSJ, Ph.D., RN, has been named Director of Pastoral Care at St. Ann’s Community, Rochester’s leading senior housing and health services provider. She succeeds Father Peter Bayer who retired this month after 25 years in that position.

May / June CARE Award Winners

These individuals truly exemplify the St. Ann's experience. We are very proud to have them working on the St. Ann's team!

St. Ann’s Foundation Hires New Senior Development Officer

St. Ann’s Community, Rochester’s leading senior housing and health services provider, is proud to announce the following:

St. Ann’s Care Center Rated Among Top-Performing Skilled Nursing Facilities in New York State

Department of Health rating reflects highest levels of care, compliance and efficiency St. Ann’s Care Center was named one of the top-performing skilled nursing facilities in the state this week by the New York State Department of Health.

Dr. Brian Day Joins Medical Team at St. Ann’s Community

St. Ann’s Community, Rochester’s leading senior housing and health services provider, is proud to announce the addition of Dr. Brian Day to its Medical Department.