Chautauqua Adult Day Services

Monthly Archives: December 2013

December 2013 – Thanks to a generous grant from the Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation, participants at Chautauqua Adult Day Care’s Dunkirk Center location can now enjoy the comfort and safety of new furniture.  Funding was obtained recently to purchase new furniture that not only provides comfort for the participants, but also provides the greater community with furnishings that are physically attractive for families and the general public who visit the program. Frank… Read More

December 2013 – Have you visited the Senior Day Program in Dunkirk lately? When you go, don’t be surprised if someone gives you a cheery “Hola” or “Buenos Días”.  Many Spanish speaking older adults from the North County Area are benefiting from the Senior Day Program thanks to the efforts of our Latino Outreach Program. Mindy Drohin, one of our Client Care Coordinators, has seen the bilingual day program double in the… Read More

by Chris Anderson Marketing & Public Relations Consultant Chautauqua Adult Day Care Centers Inc. December 2013 – “It’s not how much we give but how much love we put into giving.” – Mother Teresa Giving is the spirit of the season.  And, what a wonderful time of year to reflect on the concept of giving.   For one local family and woman in particular, giving is at the heart of her soul. Seven… Read More

December 2013 – The Taft and Present Centers’ at Chautauqua Adult Day Care recently celebrated the Holiday Season with their annual Christmas  Party, held at the Taft Center Location, on Lakeview Ave.  Darrah Hall, decorated with a brightly lit Christmas tree and holiday ornaments, was the perfect setting for this Santa Claus themed event. Musical entertainment was provided by Ken Hardley, who sang and played his guitar for the participants.  Those anxious… Read More

December 2013 – Participants at Chautauqua Adult Day Care’s Taft Center location received a big surprise this past week.  Over 120 fifth graders from Washington Middle School visited the center’s Lakeview Avenue location to entertain clients with a Christmas Carol Sing and sounds of the season! Patricia Lefford, WMS Fifth Grade Teacher states, “It was our pleasure to entertain the participants of Chautauqua Adult Day Care Center during the holiday season.  Our… Read More

December 2013 – Chautauqua Adult Day Care is pleased to now offer respite care services in addition to their senior day programs in Chautauqua County.  Respite care provides a much needed break for a caregiver and can lead to a general improvement in quality of life for the person being cared for and the caregiver. The Chautauqua Adult Day Respite Program is available at their Jamestown, Dunkirk, and Westfield locations.  Services are… Read More

December 2013– Participants at Chautauqua Adult Day Care’s Taft Center location have been working on some worthwhile projects to benefit the greater community. Staff and participants are in the process of creating a handmade quilt that will eventually be donated to a local non-profit agency in Jamestown that serves people in need.  Additionally, Taft Center participants have designed Christmas cards that will be delivered to American  soldiers serving overseas. Melinda Rojas, Taft… Read More

December 2013 – On November 27, families and participants joined together to celebrate this special Holiday event at the Dunkirk adult day care site. Thanksgiving is a day devoted to giving thanks, counting blessings, and spending time with loved ones!  Staff, Harold Lehman 13participants, and family, all celebrated by eating a traditional Thanksgiving dinner complete with all the trimmings.  Special thanks to the staff and clients who helped prepare this wonderful meal… Read More

November 2013 – Chautauqua Adult Day Care Centers, Inc., a United Way Agency Partner, recently celebrated the grand reopening of its Present Center location.  The official presentation took place on Thursday, November 21 at the First Baptist Church (358 East Fifth Street in Jamestown). The Present Center is a day program in Jamestown for older adults with Alzheimer’s disease and memory loss.  The site had been closed for renovations and through the… Read More