RVNAhealth News


RVNAhealth in Your Town – This month we are in Bethel, CT!

Welcome to one of our new segments where we are profiling the towns that we serve. On deck this month is Bethel! With nearly 100 years of presence in this
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Stronger Together…18 Months Later

For over a century, RVNAhealth, New Milford VNA and Hospice and Bethel VNA have been neighbors and collaborators, each serving a parallel mission in our respective communities. Over the decades,
Victoria Clifford, OTR, CDP, RVNAhealth Occupational Therapist

In the Words of our Patients and Loved Ones…

Patient Testimonial for Vicky Clifford I am writing to express my appreciation for the excellent service I have received from Victoria Clifford, [OTR, CDP, RVNAhealth Occupational Therapist] during my recovery
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National Healthcare Decisions Day – Have you made yours yet?

The topic of healthcare decisions and writing a will is oftentimes an avoided topic as many are intimidated by the thought of potential future health declines.  However, National Healthcare Decisions
Margaret Sheahan, on behalf of care received by friend, Lewis Little

In the Words of our Patients and Loved Ones…

“In February, 2021, my close friend Lewis Little died at his Redding home. In his final days, Lewis and I and his family received amazing care and support from your
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Spring Breakfast Returns! Mark Your Calendars for April 29th.

Every year, RVNAhealth hosts a Spring Breakfast with a turnout of over 400 supporters raising funds for important RVNAhealth programs. Due to the pandemic, this event had to be put
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RVNAhealth in Your Town – This week we are in New Milford CT!

Welcome to one of our new segments where we are profiling the towns that we serve. First up on deck this month is New Milford. Not only do we maintain

Occupational Therapy…Where Creativity and Compassionate Care Collide

In celebration of Occupational Therapy Month in April, we are celebrating our 17 in-home and outpatient occupational therapists (OT) at RVNAhealth. We sat down with Gigi Weiss, MSPT, RVNAhealth Director
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In the Words of our Patients…(and an upcoming walk down the aisle!)

“Without a doubt, it was the best decision I made.”  These words, describing Jeanette Rizzo’s choice of RVNAhealth for health and home care following her mother’s discharge from the hospital,

RVNAhealth Spring Breakfast: Community Comes Together to Care for Neighbors

RVNAhealth will be hosting its 21st Annual Spring Breakfast on Friday, April 29 at The Amber Room in Danbury. After a two-year hiatus, the RVNAhealth Board of Directors, Spring Breakfast

February is American Heart Month and RVNAhealth is focusing on cardiovascular health and its impact.

Heart disease continues to be the leading cause of death in the U.S., but close behind with significant ties to cardiovascular health, stroke is the 5th highest cause of death. 
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Simply the Best

StayingWELL Office Staff [from left to right]:  Paula Schlemmer, Dilcy Rosario-Torres, Racheal DeNault, Melissa Woodhouse, Jessica Spears, Danielle Taibi, Judy Ochoa. Not pictured, Nichole Brant RVNAhealth is excited to share
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So You Want to Go on a Diet?

Understood. Us too! Just a good re-set to lose weight, get back on track, break some recent habits, feel better, and start the year off right. There’s just one problem.
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Fresh Face in RVNAhealth Rehab

This January, the RVNAhealth Rehabilitation & Wellness Center welcomed Corey Dunn, a Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) student who is doing a clinical internship through mid-March.

A Gift from NCL to NFP

Valentine's Day is coming up and the Ridgefield Chapter of National Charity League (NCL) has been busy creating "Luv You Bags" for the Moms and Babies in our Nurse-Family Partnership program.