the courtyard of the Woodlawn Commons independent and enriched/assisted living apartments with flowers and decorative stones
Members of Wesley and the Saratoga YMCA posing for a photo.

20 Years of Wesley/YMCA Intergenerational Preschool Partnership

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The Wesley Community and the Saratoga Region YMCA are celebrating over twenty years of our Intergenerational Preschool partnership. Students at the YMCA’s Wesley Intergenerational Learning Center enjoy a unique balance between a great preschool atmosphere and meaningful time with older adults. Thirty minutes of each class day, the students and older adults are brought together to […]

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Group ophoto of staffers at the 21st Annual Chowderfest.

Saratoga Chowderfest 2019

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The Wesley Community had a great time participating in the 21st Annual Saratoga Chowderfest. The Wesley Community took part in the 21st Annual Saratoga Chowderfest on Saturday, February 2nd.  It was our second year in a row taking part in this fun and popular Saratoga Springs event.  Leading up to it, Wesley’s Dining Services held an on-campus chowder […]

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A representative from iN2L teaching the Activities team how to use the new interactive system.

Wesley Health Care Center Adds iN2L Interactive Activities

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Thanks to generous donations to The Wesley Foundation, Wesley Health Care Center has purchased an It’s Never 2 Late System for the Leisure Services Department. It’s Never 2 Late technology offers 3,000 applications through a touch screen interface. Resident users can keep in touch with family members, watch familiar classic TV shows and movies, travel across […]

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SCreen shot of a video featuring Georgia's Restaurant at Woodlawn Commons.

Georgia’s Restaurant at Woodlawn Commons

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Georgia’s Restaurant at Woodlawn Commons is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner each day, serving our residents meals in a traditional restaurant setting. Georgia’s menu is seasonal, based on foods that are grown fresh and in-season in Upstate New York and approved by a Licensed Nutritionist. The menu consists of home-style favorites that the residents […]

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Santa Claus in his red suit sitting by a Christmas Tree in Embury Cafe.

2018 Holiday Spirit Week

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We just wrapped up The Wesley Community’s 2018 Holiday Spirit Week; a campus-wide week of holiday inspired fun for both residents and employees. This year included sing-a-longs, contests, a holiday luncheon, a visit from Santa and other fun activities. It even had a pet parade! Watch some of the fun in this slideshow…

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Opera Saratoga performing at The Wesley Community.

Opera Saratoga Brings Saratoga Sings! for Seniors to Wesley

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Opera Saratoga performed a beautiful set of music at The Wesley Community as part of their Saratoga Sings! for Seniors series. The series is a seven-day performance tour of retirement communities, senior centers and assisted living facilities throughout the Capital Region. Saratoga Sings! for Seniors is a wonderful way to bring the joy of great singing […]

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Photo of nurses who passed the program.

Wesley RNs Take Part in WOCN’s Wound Treatment Associate Program

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(L-R) Kelli DeMarsh, Elgin Gagarin, Pattie Beattie, Cindy Labish (RN/WOCN Instructor), Glenn Jones, Melissa Brown, Britni Thompson The Wesley Community recently had six RNs take part the Wound Treatment Associate Program developed by the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN).  The Wound Treatment Associate (WTA) Program was created as a continuing education program to further empower wound, ostomy, and […]

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“A Conversation about Long-Term Care” Seminar

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The Wesley Foundation will host a program entitled “A Conversation About Long-Term Care” at the Holiday Inn in Saratoga Springs, NY on Tuesday, November 13 at 6 p.m. Admission is free! The seminar will discuss the basics of long-term care planning, how families and advisors should approach planning for the care of aging adults, and […]

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