VITALITY’S INAUGURAL MASS FOR CENTENARIANS

VITALity Catholic Healthcare Services hosted Centenarians, their families, friends and caregivers at a Special Mass to celebrate those who have reached the Milestone of Life of 100 years and beyond, on Wednesday, July 26 at 12 p.m. (on the Feast Day of Saints Joachim and Anne). The Mass was held...

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A MESSAGE FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

It’s no secret that us men just don’t often enough take care of ourselves.  We often don’t take the time to visit our doctor for an annual physical, or take the time to schedule annual screenings for diseases that can especially affect men.  Nor do we consider paying attention to...

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VITALity CATHOLIC HEALTHCARE SERVICES BRINGS ITS NEW, FREE SENIOR MEMBERSHIP PROGRAM, “LIFE TO THE FULLEST”, TO THE GLOUCESTER COUNTY FREEHOLDERS SENIOR HEALTH AND FITNESS FAIR.

On May 16, 2017, VITALity Catholic Healthcare Services attended the Gloucester County Freeholders Senior Health and Fitness Fair at Auletto Caterers in Deptford, New Jersey.  Over 500 seniors from the Gloucester County area attended for a morning breakfast followed by free health screenings and health and well-being information.  VITALity was...

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VITALITY SENIOR HEALTH FAIR HELD AT BENEDICT’S PLACE IN CHERRY HILL

  On Saturday, May 6, 2017, VIALity Catholic Healthcare Services of the Diocese of Camden sponsored their Spring Healthy Aging Fair at Benedict’s Place in Cherry Hill.  Over 150 seniors attended and were welcomed with nutritious food, fine entertainment, prizes and most of all, very valuable health information and screenings....

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MEN COMPLETE TRAINING IN STEPHEN MINISTRY

Twelve men — six permanent deacons and six deacon candidates in formation — recently completed their training in Stephen Ministry to prepare them to bring comfort to their grieving brothers and sisters. Stephen Ministry, named after Saint Stephen, one of the first seven deacons, began in 1975 and is now...

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VITALity HOSTS MASS TO RAISE AWARENESS OF AUTISM

To celebrate and recognize those among us on the autism spectrum and to pray for a renewed sense of hope and joy in their lives and in the lives of their families, VITALity hosted a very special Mass on Sunday April 23, 2017. Autism spectrum disorder is an umbrella term...

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A MESSAGE FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

April is National Autism Awareness Month.   Realizing that New Jersey has the highest rate of autism in the country affecting 1 out of every 41 children (the national average is 1 out of every 68 children) it seems only logical that we in New Jersey need to be more...

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CATHOLIC PHYSICIANS SPONSOR COMMUNION BREAKFAST

The South Jersey Catholic Medical Association held its Annual Communion Breakfast on Sunday, March 12th at Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center in Camden.  The morning began with a Mass at the hospital Chapel celebrated by Fr. Jeffrey Cesarone, Chaplain at St. Mary’s Nursing Home, Cherry Hill and the spiritual...

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2017 WORLD DAY OF THE SICK

Saturday, February 11, 2017, the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes, marked the 25th celebration of World Day of the Sick.  On this day, the Universal Church takes time to pray for the sick and for those who serve every day to alleviate their sufferings.  Saint Pope John Paul II...

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A MESSAGE FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

March begins our time of season transition and we begin to see warmer temperatures and longer hours of daylight.  It’s that time that Lent has begun and we prepare ourselves for the celebration of Easter next month.  As we move from the ashes to the empty tomb, our souls are...

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