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A Home Care Experience

Kristine Zullo, RN, (left) Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care, is taking Lindsay Nichols, a student nurse (right) from Central Connecticut State University, on home care visits. Lindsay is shadowing Kristine as part of her community health clinical rotation.

A Home Care Experience2021-04-16T10:38:30-04:00

The Cutting Edge

Sister Suzanne Gross, FSE, Administrator, Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care, meets with James Cantey, (left) President and Owner, TPS Group, and Robert Klobukowski, Vice President, IT, to thank them for the new computer they donated to the agency for her use.

The Cutting Edge2021-03-25T14:14:03-04:00

Thank You to Sponsors

The Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist, the Franciscan Life Center and Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care thank the following individuals and companies for sponsoring this year’s online Spirit of the Franciscan Christmas Fair. We are most grateful! Kevin and Janet LaFever Thomas Kelly Jim and Pat Calhoun Tops Marketplace ASG Information Technologies Ion [...]

Thank You to Sponsors2021-03-04T15:35:18-05:00

Interested in Becoming a Hospice Volunteer?

The hospice care program of Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care is beginning a new virtual Hospice Volunteer class for individuals interested in giving of their time to place calls to families or visit hospice patients. Each volunteer must complete 16 class hours. If you are interested in joining our volunteer hospice team, please [...]

Interested in Becoming a Hospice Volunteer?2021-02-16T10:11:50-05:00

Clearing the Way

Brother Leo Maneri, FBE, Land Management Supervisor, clears the way for easy egress and ingress to ensure the safety of administrative staffs in both the Franciscan Life Center and Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care.

Clearing the Way2021-02-09T10:11:50-05:00

Thank you, Donna McAteer

Thank you, Donna, for your 19 years of serving the mission of Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care. Your administrative talents were a gift to the staff and clients. We wish you good health and God’s blessing as you journey forward.

Thank you, Donna McAteer2021-02-02T10:27:00-05:00

Get ready, get set, your vote counts!

Ion Bank Community Awards Program Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care is proud to support the mission of the Franciscan Life Center through Ion Bank’s Community Awards Program. Vote for The Franciscan Life Center beginning February 1, 2021 to March 31, 2021. During this time of Covid-19, please consider supporting outpatient mental health [...]

Get ready, get set, your vote counts!2021-01-27T16:54:47-05:00

Dee Rowe Remembered

The Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist express their deepest sympathy on the loss of Dee Rowe, friend and supporter. Dee was a past recipient of the Saint Francis Award, the Jim Calhoun Community Service Award and a frequent guest speaker at the Franciscan Sports Banquet and Silent Auction benefiting the mission of the Franciscan [...]

Dee Rowe Remembered2021-01-13T14:15:04-05:00

O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree

Sister Suzanne Gross, FSE, displays the freshly cut trees being sold to support the mission of the Franciscan Life Center and Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care. These beautiful trees are available at 267 Finch Avenue, Meriden, CT 06451 Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and [...]

O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree2020-12-02T11:04:44-05:00

Rain or Shine, We Appreciate You!

Wind, rain, cold and Covid-19 cannot deter the annual Staff Appreciation Lunch held each year for the employees of Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care and Franciscan Ever There Care. Sister Suzanne Gross, FSE, Administrator, Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care, and Kathleen Dietle, PT, Therapies Supervisor, present Dora Aleman, Home Health Aide, with [...]

Rain or Shine, We Appreciate You!2020-11-19T16:16:43-05:00