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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

Honoring Legendary New York Giants Quarterback

Eli Manning, two-time New York Giants Super Bowl Champion, will receive the Saint Francis Award at the 35th Annual Franciscan Sports Banquet and Silent Auction on June 1, 2021*, at the Aqua Turf Club, Plantsville, Connecticut.  Eli will receive this prestigious award for his dedication to Christian values and outstanding achievements in athletics.  The [...]

Honoring Legendary New York Giants Quarterback2020-06-24T11:55:56-04:00

Franciscan Ever There Care – Our Affiliated Agency

Did you know that Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care has a "sister" agency? Franciscan Ever There Care is an affiliated non-medical service for assistance in the home. Call 203-630-2881 or visit franciscanetc.org to learn more. Sister Janet Marie Bagniewski, FSE, R.N., staff instructor, Franciscan Ever There Care, provides homemaker/companion orientation to new [...]

Franciscan Ever There Care – Our Affiliated Agency2020-01-07T18:13:00-05:00

Welcome, Ken Laude, RN

Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care welcomes Ken Laude, RN, to its care of the sick program. Ken is a graduate of the Gateway Community College nursing program. He is a Meriden resident and a graduate of Wilcox Technical School. Prior to working in home care, Ken was a nurse at Connecticut Baptist Home [...]

Welcome, Ken Laude, RN2019-09-17T20:40:34-04:00