Author: riverspringweb (RiverSpring webmaster)

New Year’s Resolution for Older Adults
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New Year’s Resolution for Older Adults

Wishing All Older Adults a Winter of Health, Happiness and SAFETY! Have you set a New Year’s resolution?  It is never too late.  How many older adults made their resolutions focused on health and safety?  Data would suggest that more should.  The National Council for Aging Care reports approximately one-third of all elderly fall at...

A New Beginning for Dennis
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A New Beginning for Dennis

In the blink of an eye, 2018 has come and gone.  It was a year of great achievements – most notably building bonds with the Riverdale community and finding common ground as we prepare to create New York City’s first Life Plan Community – River’s Edge.  River’s Edge will provide peace of mind and community...

GIVING THANKS IN THE FACE OF TRAGEDY
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GIVING THANKS IN THE FACE OF TRAGEDY

This Thanksgiving, I am thankful to have had the opportunity to learn from the extraordinary people of the City of Pittsburgh who have shown our nation and the world what it looks like to come together to fight darkness with light.   In the Rodef Shalom Congregation in Pittsburgh where I recently spoke, there is...

More Than Our Age
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More Than Our Age

By: Symone Weston, Hebrew Home Summer Intern I have visited many nursing homes so when I decided to work at one I did not expect much. Arriving at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale my expectations were immediately surpassed I realized the Hebrew Home is an exciting place because there is always something for the residents...

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