National Occupational Therapy Month

For the entire month of April we celebrate our occupational therapy patients and caregivers, and raise awareness of the benefits of this type of therapy. Occupational therapy helps people get back to independent living after an illness or injury. The expertise of an occupational therapist can help you improve and maintain your strength and dexterity, [...]

Older Americans Month

This month Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care, together with the Administration for Community Living, celebrates the experiences, gifts, and wisdom of the older generation. The theme for 2021 is "Communities of Strength". This month will focus on the power of connection and engagement in building strong communities.    

National Nurses Week

Every May we take a week to celebrate our nurses. As professionals, our nurses are compassionate, knowledgeable, kind, and dependable. Many patients feel that our nurses are not just visiting workers but welcome guests. Tell us what you like best about your nurse and visit us on facebook!

Summer Youth Leadership Program

Franciscan Life Center Campus 267-275 Finch Ave, Meriden

One Week Only - June 28 to July 2, 2021 Franciscan Life Center Campus Team building exercises, games, and group discussions build communication skills, teamwork, problem-solving, and self-esteem. Ages 13-14. Cost is $250.00 per child. Click to download Registration Form below:

$250.00

First Session: Summer Land-based Experiences for Children

John Lateran Center 405 Allen Ave, Meriden

June 28 to July 2, 2021 9:30 am to 2:30 pm John Lateran Center Campus Activities include confidence-building games, gardening, animal experiences, sports, crafts, and more! Ages 6-12. Cost is $180.00 per child. Click here to download a Registration Form.

$180.00

Second Session: Summer Land-based Experiences for Children

John Lateran Center 405 Allen Ave, Meriden

August 2 to August 6, 2021 9:30 am to 2:30 pm John Lateran Center Campus Activities include confidence-building games, gardening, animal experiences, sports, crafts, and more! Ages 6-12. Cost is $180.00 per child. Click here to download a Registration Form.  

$180.00

Physical Therapy Month

October is Physical Therapy Month! Whether you're healing from an injury or illness, recovering from surgery, or just learning to move better, our physical therapists can help you get back to your feet. They can also help you to assess the safety of your home and give you quick tips to avoid slips and falls. [...]

Saint Francis Day

Saint Francis entered eternal life on October 3, 1226, but his legacy of joy, love, and humility is still very much alive. As a mission of the Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist, Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care strives to embody the compassionate spirit of Saint Francis. This holy man was known to care for [...]