Health mind and body

Gurwin retains title of ‘best’


The adult day care program at Gurwin Jewish Nursing & Rehabilitation Center has retained its title as “Long Island’s Best in Adult Day Care,” marking the second year in a row, third year overall, that the program has been recognized for excellence in caring for frail, elderly and cognitively challenged residents on Long Island.   

“We are so pleased to be honored once again with the Best of Long Island title,” said Jeraldine Fedoriw, LMSW, director of the program. “Our talented and dedicated staff works diligently to create a sense of community and facilitate bonds with and among our registrants. A broad range of activities are planned throughout the day-such as crafts, exercise, dancing and music-which help program registrants build relationships, enhances their self-esteem, and validates their abilities.” 

Since 1989, Gurwin’s Adult Day Care program has been supporting the physical, social and emotional needs of individuals with varying health and cognitive challenges. Program registrants are entitled to a variety of medical care services such as dental care, ophthalmology, audiology, rehabilitation therapy, assistance with activities of daily living, and socialization programs. Registrants receive safe door-through-door transportation.