See our Commercial on the TASS website!

See the Family of Caring’s Cablevision Commercial on The Alliance for Senior Service website.

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Dellridge Did It Again!

For the 3rd Time!

Dellridge Health & Rehabilitation Center receives a Deficiency Free Survey with Advisory Standards from NJ Department of Health

Nursing facilities are inspected yearly by the NJ Department of Health and Senior Services to ensure that the facility is in compliance with federal and state regulations. Inspection surveys are conducted onsite over a several day period. The inspection team evaluates all aspects of resident care and nursing facility procedures and practices, assessing facility compliance with more than 1,500 specific state and federal standards.

Dellridge Health and Rehabilitation Center was found to be 100% in compliance and was issued a Deficiency Free Survey with Advisory Standards. Advisory Standards are awarded when a facility goes above and beyond the requirements. Dellridge Health and Rehabilitatiion also has the distinction of being rated as a 5-Star Facility by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid.

“We are so proud of our staff and the care they provide,” said Anne-Marie Gauntlett, Administrator of Dellridge Health and Rehabilitation Center. “Achieving a Deficiency Free Survey with Advisory Standards as well as a 5-Star CMS Rating is quite an accomplishment. It is a credit to our staff and the owners of our family owned facilities.”

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FREE November Events

November 9th -20th

Family of Caring Healthcare System organizes Food Drive to support local food pantries

 Family of Caring Health Care System is organizing a food drive to support our local food pantry.  Dry goods, can goods and grocery store gift certificates can be dropped off from November 9th through November 20th at either of our two locations; Dellridge Health & Rehabilitation Center located at 532 Farview Ave in Paramus or Woodcliff Lake Health & Rehabilitation Center located at 555 Chestnut Ridge Rd in Woodcliff Lake.


 November 9th, 2009

Zumba Gold exercise program being offered at Woodcliff Lake Health & Rehabilitation starting November 9th, 2009

 At Woodcliff Lake Health & Rehabilitation, we know the importance of regular exercise.  We also know that if an exercise program is boring you are not likely to stick to it. Zumba Gold is a different kind of exercise program, geared to the fitness level of seniors and sedentary adults.  Zumba Gold is an aerobic exercise program which uses basic steps of a variety of Latin Dance.  If you love to dance this may be the exercise program for you!

 There is no cost for this 6 week program taught by certified instructor, Milena Gralow. The classes will be held on Mondays from 11:30am to 12:15pm at Woodcliff Lake Health Rehabilitation Center located at 555 Chestnut Ridge Road, Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677. The program starts Monday, November 9, 2009.  Register early, space is limited. (201) 391-0900

  November 10th

Eldercare Educators to Speak at Dellridge Health & Rehabilitation Center on Tuesday, November 10th

 A panel of eldercare experts is offering free lectures to help people navigate through the maze of services geared towards aging.   Four healthcare professionals from various backgrounds have teamed together to offer their services so that people can better understand the choices available to them as they age. 

 With over 50 years of combined experience in independent living, assisted living, home care, nursing home and sub-acute care in both the public and private sectors, as well as financial planning expertise, the Eldercare Educators are able to bring you the latest information on finding the best and most appropriate resources to plan for the future and to overcome today’s challenges.  Their seminars will help you answer questions ranging from “How do I know what services are available and how can I access them?” to “What is the difference in housing options for seniors?” to “What are the government benefits available for eldercare?” 

This free community service is offered in Bergen and Rockland Counties.  Call Eldercare Educators at 888-ECE-7760 to arrange for them to speak to your group or to register for their free seminar on Tuesday November 10th at 6:30 PM at Dellridge Health and Rehabilitation Center located at 532 Farview Ave, Paramus NJ 

November 11, 2009

 Adult Lecture Program offered at Woodcliff Lake Health & Rehabilitation “Coming to New Jersey: Immigration & the Garden State” presented by the Morris Museum

 Woodcliff Lake Health & Rehabilitation Center is hosting the Morris Museum Adult Outreach Program.  The presentation topic is “Coming to NJ: Immigration and the Garden State”.  This program is an exploration of the diverse cultures that have contributed to New Jersey’s history. Whether their reasons for coming were religious, political or economic, New Jersey’s history is full of the stories of everyday men and women.  This free program is being held on Wednesday, November 11th at 3:30pm. Woodcliff Lake Health & Rehabilitation center is located at 555 Chestnut Ridge Road, Woodcliff Lake, NJ.Space is limited so register early (201) 391-0900

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Alzheimer’s Association Memory Walk

Dear Friend of Dellridge,

For the 7th year in a row, the staff, families of residents and friends  of Dellridge have joined together to form a team for the Alzheimer’s Association Memory walk.

The Memory Walk is their biggest fundraising event, and it will take place on October 25th, 2009 at Van Saun Park in Paramus. Our team hopes to raise $5000 this year. 

We are accepting donations online at:

The name of our Team is : TEAM DELLRIDGE

Our Location is:  PARAMUS NJ

or if you prefer by check made out to the Alzheimer’s Association,  and they can be mailed to :

Team Captain Diane Donahue

Dellridge Health and Rehabilitation Center

532 Farview Ave

Paramus NJ 07652

Please consider walking with us, or sponsoring our team. Thank you in advance for your support!

201-265-5600 x 213

 Diane Donahue ADC, CDP

Director of Recreation and  Volunteer Services

Published in: on September 11, 2009 at 1:34 pm  Leave a Comment  

Dellridge Collecting Bear Hugs for the Holidays

teddy bear driveCollections of new, unwrapped teddy bears  will be through the month of September.

Teddy Bears will be distributed to hospitals, medical facilities and United Way by the Bear Hugs group, a North Jersey Media Group foundation.

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Free Zumba Classes Being Offered by Woodcliff Lake Health & Rehabilitation


Mondays 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM

September 14, 2009 – October 19, 2009

Call 201-391-0900 to sign up!Zumba class WCL

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Donate Your Eyeglasses to Eyes for the Needy at Dellridge

Eyeglass Donation

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Free Community Events at Woodcliff Lake Health and Rehabilitation

Free Community Summer Events at Woodcliff Lake Health and Rehabilitation

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Look for our Ad in Bergen Health & Life


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Free Outdoor Big Band Concert

dr outdoor concert

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