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World War II Veteran Celebrates 102nd Birthday at RiverWoods

Carl Phillips celebrated his 102nd birthday on June 4, 2020.  He is a World War II veteran, serving as a Sea Bee, which is the Navy’s Construction Battalion.  Due to restrictions from COVID-19, visitation was not allowed.  However several came to celebrate with Carl outside of his window, including the Color Guard of the American…

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RiverWoods Resident Celebrates her 101st Birthday

LEWISBURG — RiverWoods Senior Living Community resident Barbara Mitchell celebrated her 101th birthday on Thursday May 14th. Barbara enjoyed birthday cake with staff and friends in the Nursing Care Center. Barbara grew up on a farm in Turbot Township, Northumberland County and graduated from Milton High School in 1937. After high school, Mitchell moved to…

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RiverWoods Resident to Celebrate 100th Birthday

LEWISBURG – RiverWoods resident Betty Reed will celebrate her 100th birthday on Sunday, March 29, 2020. RiverWoods Senior Living Community has suspended visitation across all levels of living at our campus as required by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), but nurses and staff plan to celebrate with Betty on Sunday. Betty was…

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RiverWoods COVID-19 Update

Albright Care Services, together with Asbury Communities, continues to work tirelessly to prevent coronavirus COVID-19 on our campuses, and to support residents, staff and family members during this challenging time. RiverWoods is following all guidelines from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, and state and local…

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RiverWoods receives grant to purchase iPad for Memory Care Residents

RiverWoods Senior Living Community recently received a grant to purchase an iPad tablet to use in their Memory Care Residence. River Valley Senior Providers Group awarded RiverWoods a $400 Community Impact Grant to purchase the iPad for musical therapy purposes. Nicolle Steiner, Director of Activities at RiverWoods, said, “Music has long been recognized as an…

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New Executive Chef at RiverWoods Senior Living Community

RiverWoods Senior Living Community has a new Executive Chef! Tony Faulkiner is from Sullivan County. He left the Muncy Valley area after going to college for Hotel Restaurant Management and Culinary Arts at Penn College. Tony has worked in a variety of positions in Michigan, Indiana, Chicago, Philadelphia, Williamsport and Lewisburg. He is the former…

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Asbury Announces Albright Care Services Affiliation

Asbury Communities is pleased to announce that Albright Care Services is joining the Asbury organization. As a result of the affiliation, Asbury will grow to eight continuing care retirement communities in three states. With the addition of Albright’s pharmacy services line, innovative LIFE centers providing day services operating under the federal Program of All-Inclusive Care…

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RiverWoods Grande Illumination Event Raises Over $24,000

LEWISBURG – The 21st Annual Grande Illumination event recently held at RiverWoods Senior Living Community raised more than $24,000 for benevolent care, which is used to cover expenses for residents who have outlived their resources. This event provides the opportunity for donors to honor and remember loved ones, or to name someone who has blessed…

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