Save the Date: 10th Annual All Care Charity Wine Tasting & Auction

November 17, 2011, 6:00- 9:30 PM Join us for an evening of fun, complete with bountiful silent and live auctions, fine wine and beer tastings, delicious appetizers and pastries. All  proceeds benefit All Care Hospice patients, their families, and community support programs.  Don’t miss the “Getaway of a Lifetime” Raffle with only 150 chances available. For more information click...

All Care VNA Celebrates 100th Anniversary – A Century of Caring

All Care Expansion from Fade and Focus LLC on Vimeo. 2011 marks the 100th Anniversary of All Care VNA.   All Care, a leading provider of home care and hospice services, attributes this significant milestone to the loyalty and trust of its patients, employees and community.   All Care was founded by a single nurse, in Lynn, Massachusetts, with a mission to care for the sick, frail, elderly and disabled at home in her community.   All Care has expanded over the past 100 years, serving 50 communities throughout Massachusetts, but has always remained true to its core values, while being ready to adapt to the ever-changing health care needs of our patients at home. In planning for the next 100 years All Care has committed to build a state of the art headquarters in Lynn, Massachusetts.   This building will house many of the 600 employees that have made All Care what it is today – a company committed to providing the very best home care and hospice services to its patients and...

All Care brings Keeping Connected wellness program to seniors and disabled residents of King's Beach Towers apartments in Lynn

August 2011 – Lynn MA: All Care VNA is pleased announce that its new Keeping Connected wellness program is being introduced to seniors and the disabled through a series of educational seminars to be held at resident apartment complex. The goal of Keeping Connected is to help individuals at risk for illness or injury stay healthy living at home by enabling them to identify and prevent health concerns from becoming medical emergencies that require hospitalization or emergency room visits. All Care's community liaison nurse, Claudia O'Connell, held an on-site wellness seminar for the senior residents of King's Beach Towers apartments, a division of Crowninshield Management, located at 130 Eastern Avenue in Lynn. 'It's so very important for elders to be proactive with their health', said O'Connell. 'When they take an active role in maintaining their health and safety, they can live independently at home longer.' The seminar emphasized health through awareness and early intervention by educating seniors on how to identify the signs and symptoms of health problems that may include: a recent fall, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, swelling of legs and feet, shortness of breath, persistent cold and flu symptoms, difficulty voiding or frequent urination, increased pain or discomfort, increased weakness, and decreased mobility.   The seminar also included what seniors can do if they are experiencing any of these symptoms and how to access home care services. 'The Keeping Connected program was well received by residents at King's Beach Towers, and future seminars are planned,' said O'Connell. 'It was also a pleasure to work with Crowninshield Management, and Resident Service Coordinator, Patty Scarpetti. They have a strong...