"This project is keeping with United Hebrew's mission and future direction to provide a rich array of health care services which embrace the changing needs of all residents." said Rita C. Mabli, President and CEO.
New Rochelle, NY (PRWEB) November 24, 2014
United Hebrew of New Rochelle, a leading Westchester skilled nursing facility and short-term rehabilitation center, conducted a "Breaking Down the Walls" ceremony for its latest construction projects - Willow Gardens, a unique assisted living residence providing care exclusively for residents with Alzheimer's and related dementias and Meadow Lane, an independent senior housing complex with supportive services for low-income adults. This $26 million project is the renovation of United Hebrew's vacant nursing pavilion and is scheduled for completion in November 2015.
"This project is keeping with United Hebrew's mission and future direction to provide a rich array of health care services which embrace the changing needs of all residents" said Rita C. Mabli, President and CEO. "We are committed to the development of long-term care, supportive housing, and promoting access to aging in place. We hope to be a model for other facilities nationwide in preparing for the aging of the baby boomer population."
New York City-based Perkins Eastman Architects, PC designed the four-story, 75,000 square-foot renovation, and Goldens Bridge, NY-based Andron Construction Corporation will oversee the facility's construction.
United Hebrew of New Rochelle is located at 391 Pelham Road, New Rochelle, New York.
For further information, call Grace Ferri, Vice President of Development & Marketing, (914) 632-2804 Ext. 1190 or visit http://www.uhgc.org.
About United Hebrew of New Rochelle
The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Campus
United Hebrew is a vibrant not-for-profit, non-sectarian, multi-service senior living campus serving the Westchester metropolitan area since 1919. United Hebrew offers a rich array of skilled and community-based programs and services that encourages and supports an life of dignity and spirituality and promotes the highest possible quality of life. United Hebrew serves over 800 clients daily in its Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Campus facilities - a 296-bed skilled nursing and rehabilitation center staffed with Burke Rehabilitation professionals; Willow Towers, a 126-unit licensed assisted living residence which has a SNALR Phoenix Unit certification from the New York State Department of Health to cater to residents with Alzheimer's and related disorders; Soundview Apartments providing independent senior housing; and AZOR Home Care Agency.