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It Didn’t Hurt

Stacy Kubeck, RN, gives a flu shot to Meriden resident, Bruce Rovinsky, outside Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care, 267 Finch Avenue, Meriden. The agency is providing the vaccine to individuals Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. If you would like a flu shot you may call 203-238-1441 or email rzettergren@franciscanhc.org to [...]

It Didn’t Hurt2020-09-29T16:24:56-04:00

There’s no “masking” good food. Don’t take off, take out!

Janice Tumanon, Postulant, Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist, Jerry Zimmermann, volunteer, and Bosh Vinca, owner, Casa di Roma restaurant, 103 Main Street, South Meriden, promote upcoming fundraiser for the Franciscan Life Center and Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care, Wednesday, October 8, 2020, from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.  Now is a wonderful time [...]

There’s no “masking” good food. Don’t take off, take out!2020-09-22T14:43:52-04:00

Congratulations, Sister Faith Marie

The staff of Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care hosted a reception for Sister Faith Marie Woolsey, FSE, who recently made her Perpetual Profession of Vows as a Franciscan Sister of the Eucharist. Sister is a physical therapist on staff at the agency.  Shown in the photo from left to right Mike and Ellen [...]

Congratulations, Sister Faith Marie2020-09-03T12:43:08-04:00

Remembering

Sister Suzanne Gross, FSE, Administrator, Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care, led the prayer service at a recently held outdoor memorial for Strat and Dorothy Hawley, parents of Jan Louiselle, RN, Hospice Nurse. Jan’s parents died within days of each other from Covid-19. Jan’s husband and children were present at the service held on [...]

Remembering2020-08-26T10:51:32-04:00

“May We Help You?”

Franciscan Life Center staff members, Sister John Frances LaFever, FSE, Business Manager; Sister Mary Elizabeth Endee, FSE, Director; receive instruction from Eric Brodeur, Phonetel, Inc., on the recently installed telephone system.  The replacement of the old telephone is possible because of a 2019 grant request and the generosity of the John [...]

“May We Help You?”2020-07-09T11:20:11-04:00

Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care hires new office manager

Say “hello” to Rich Zettergren, the new, Office Manager, at Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care. Rich will be managing the office and directing your home care calls. Rich semi-retired after 35 years in health care as a Food Service Director. He resides in Meriden with his wife, Diane, who is an Occupational [...]

Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care hires new office manager2020-07-08T16:27:20-04:00

DATE CHANGE: Franciscan Sports Banquet and Silent Auction

Dear Friends and Supporters, Peace and blessings to you. In these unprecedented, challenging times, and after careful consideration, we are sorry to inform you that the 2020 Franciscan Sports Banquet and Silent Auction is cancelled. Please mark your calendar for Tuesday, June 1, 2021, the new date for the 35th anniversary banquet. We are excited that all of our 2020 honorees will [...]

DATE CHANGE: Franciscan Sports Banquet and Silent Auction2020-06-24T12:42:50-04:00

An Act of Kindness

Southington resident, Barbara (BJ) Raby, volunteers her services to sew masks for the nurses, therapists, and patients of Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care to protect them during this Covid-19 pandemic. Many individuals, businesses dentist, tailors and seamstresses are sharing their talents and products in support of the agency. BJ is the [...]

An Act of Kindness2020-04-21T11:56:00-04:00