What's New at CenterLight
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centerlight featured on fox 5 News NY
Fox 5 News NY recently visited CenterLight TeamCare's 99th Street location. Here's what they found.
Delicious, Nutritious Food Program
TeamCare-PACE is launching a new, "Delicious, Nutritious Food Program" that aims to provide participants at our centers with healthy food that they will love, as well as the encouragement and know-how to bring their new healthy eating habits home. The program includes training for staff on how to prepare attractive meals and snacks with high nutritional value. Here, our staff prepares a fruit platter. We hope that you will find these preparation tips helpful!
HOW TO MAKE VEGETABLES MORE APPETIZING
As part of TeamCare-PACE's Delicious, Nutritious Food Program, Chef Rhadia recently gave a demonstration to our 99th Street participants and staff on how to make a vegetable platter with peanut and ginger dressing. Adding a delicious dip helps make vegetables more appetizing and enticing. Here's the recipe for this healthy and tasty snack. We hope you'll give it a try!
Therapy That Moves You
Staying active is a key part of maintaining a high quality of life -- and regular exercise is important to staying healthy, no matter what your age. Here's how CenterLight TeamCare™, a program of CenterLight Healthcare, keeps our participants on the move.
Falls Prevention Program
As part of our ongoing efforts to help our participants live their best lives, CenterLight TeamCare recently introduced a Falls Prevention Program. This initiative aims to lower our participants’ risk of falls and assist with gaining strength in targeted parts of their body -- with the ultimate goal of helping them live safely and independently at home.
*The TeamCare rehabilitation team utilizes aids to demonstrate exercises, including the following video, used with permission from the owner: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G2IoB...
FOODS THAT SOOTHE AND ENTHUSE YOU
CenterLight TeamCare™ works to help our participants live their best lives. Our goal is to keep them healthy and living at home. This is why our staff makes sure we provide nutritious meals at our centers. We also strive to keep our participants informed about nutrition with educational sessions and cooking demonstrations.
Care as unique as you are™.
CenterLight TeamCare™, a program of CenterLight Healthcare, is the nation's largest not-for-profit Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE). We offer comprehensive healthcare and other services that enrich the lives of our participants and let them live safely at home and in their communities. Each day, our employees serve a richly diverse population of over 3,000 participants, speaking 75 languages and dialects throughout our 14 facilities.
Drawn Into Action
At CenterLight, you never know when you're going to be drawn into action. Here, CenterLight TeamCare participant Ruhkiminee Persaud teaches CEO Ben Duster her exercise routine.