Welcome to Silver Springs Care Center
Dear Residents and Families:
As the Administrator, I would like to welcome you to Silver Springs Care Center. At our home, our philosophy is caring for the whole person and is reflected in the attitude and performance of every member of our team.
Silver Springs Care Center is honored to have earned a 2018 Silver Quality Award from the American Health Care Association and to count among our employees the Certified Dementia Practitioner of the Year for 2018.
We strive to exceed your expectations and understand that to do so, we must closely partner and participate with you in your plan of care. Communication along the way will be extremely important. This will include a team meeting soon after your admission to review goals and concerns, interdisciplinary “Care Conferences”, discharge planning meetings and consistent communications between you, your family and your caregivers.
We are exceptionally proud of our specialized programs here at Silver Springs. Our Memory Care program is delivered in a safe, secured environment where residents are cared for by highly trained professionals under the direction of a full time Memory Care Program Director. Continue Reading
- Veterans Program - VA Contract Nursing Facility
- Greater Hartford Memory Care Center
- Behavioral Health Program
- iRecovery Program
- Wound Care and Management Program
- Touchpoints Therapy - Rehabilitation Services
- Skilled Nursing and Sub-acute Specialties
- Respite Care Services
- Social Services - Care Planning - Discharge Planning
- Recreation Programs
- Dining and Dietary Services
All the latest news, discussion, and updates from the iCare & Touchpoints Rehab team.
In mid July the Recreation Team at Silver Springs Care Center took 26 residents to East Haven Town Beach to enjoy the weather, activities, sand and surf. The residents relaxed at the pavilion, dipped their toes in the water, got drenched at the splash pad, soaked up the sun and enjoyed tasty cool treats. The weather cooperated with plenty of sunshine and a good time was had by all.
Residents of Touchpoints at Bloomfield Receive Flowers and Plantings Donated by KBE Building Corporation
July 18, 2019In early July, Touchpoints at Bloomfield received a generous donation of beautiful garden boxes, plants, flowers and soil from KBE Building Corporation of Farmington, CT. According to Touchpoints’ Cindy Payne, “The residents are so excited to receive such a generous donation. Our rehab team has utilized the garden boxes to work with our residents on strength and mobility through our horticulture program.”
iCare Health Network Employees and Centers Win Recognition at CT Association of Health Care Facilities Annual Meeting
July 15, 2019Employees from multiple iCare Health Network centers won scholarships and several care centers were recognized at the Connecticut Association of Health Care Facilities 90th Annual Meeting, held on the north lawn of Mystic Seaport on July 11th. Many pictures in the post.
Snickers the Pony came to visit residents from Touchpoints at Chestnut on July 4th. Snickers hails from Shag Bark Hickory Farm right in East Windsor and made the residents’ day with his presence. Mr. Snickers, as the farm calls him, makes frequent wardrobe changes and is happy to participate in activities.
Trinity Hill Care Center Holds Prom Night 2019
July 8, 2019Trinity Hill took part in the early Summer prom season with their own Prom Night event for residents. The evening started with a nice dinner including chicken Marsala, baked potato, roasted broccoli, and Parmesan encrusted fish. After dinner, Trinity Hill residents danced the night away to up-tempo, rhythmic music provided by Trinity Hill’s own, DJ D-ron. The night was closed out with prom pictures and a social hour with residents and staff.
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