A MESSAGE FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

October is “Respect Life Month” in the Church. And although our thoughts, words and actions are so often immediately drawn to the issue of protection of the unborn, we must also not forget that the call to Respect Life goes well into all aspects of our human existence. Life at...

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DEAF AWARENESS WEEK – MIDDLESEX COUNTY FAIR

  On Sunday, September 24th, at the Middlesex  County Fair Grounds in East Brunswick, the Deaf Community gathered to celebrate “Deaf Awareness Week”.  It was a full day of comedy shows, trivia games, visiting old friends and making new ones.  Everybody there was conversing in American Sign Language.  People came from...

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RENAISSANCE CENTER OPENS AT ST. ANDREW THE APOSTLE

By Peter Sanchez, Reporter for the Star Herald   GIBBSBORO — Six months out of the year, “snowbirds” Lois and Bob Cosentino enjoy the warm weather in Naples, Florida. “I’m a Eucharistic Minister at Saint Katharine Drexel Church down there,” Bob says. For the other half of the year, the...

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GIVING TRIBUTE TO GRANDPARTENTS

On Sunday September 10th, we as a nation celebrate “Grandparents Day”. This is a special day to recognize the life giving contributions that grandparents make to so many families. Grandparents are the vital link to the past family history and they transfer the riches of tradition and heritage to the...

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VITALITY WISHES SISTER MARY FRANCES KYLE ALL THE BEST

For the past 17 years Sister Mary Frances Kyle has been a Chaplain at Atlanticare Medical Center in Galloway Township and in Atlantic City, and Bacharach Institute of Rehabilitation also located in Galloway Township.  We have been so blessed to have her ministering to patients and staff.  Her kindness and genuine concern...

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DAY CENTERS COMBAT SOCIAL ISOLATION AMONG SENIORS

Day Centers Combat Social Isolation Among Seniors As well noted in most health and wellness literature on aging, withdrawal into social isolation happens very frequently as one ages and suffers any infirmities that cause limitations to their mobility or ability to care for themselves. Isolation is a major cause of...

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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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