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Adult Day Health & Alzheimer’s Day Health Centers

Keeping in Touch with Participants, Part II

Medford center staff visited some long-missed clients, dropping off bags of goodies to their homes. But this wasn’t just regular dressed staff. This was Cyndi the clown and Fatima the large blow-up person (sumo wrestler?). These two characters also made an appearance at Anne Sbraccia’s 100th birrthday bash. Transported by Medford center driver Joe and…
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Keeping in Touch with Participants

Participants are unable to come to The Community Family right now, so we took TCF to their homes. To a small degree, anyhow. Everett center Activity Director Merrill put goody bags together that were then dropped off by van driver Mike. Colored pencils and a summertime booklet to color were featured items in the bags,…
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TCF Medford Center Participant Celebrates 100th Birthday in Style

Medford center participant Anne Sbraccia turned 100 years old and she chose to celebrate this milestone birthday at her second home, The Community Family. While the center is closed, the front of the center and parking lot made for a great parade route this morning! Family members, friends and Medford center staff all participated in…
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Come Visit Our Facebook Page

The Community Family’s doors have now been closed for more than two months and we remain unsure when we may be able to re-open. The health and safety of our participants is paramount but we are getting a little restless as we watch our hair grow out. To better stay in touch with our friends…
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Closure of Centers

The Community Family has closed its four centers to prevent and slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus. We have made this difficult decision based on the recommendations of the CDC. We are monitoring the situation daily to determine when we can reopen. Our nursing and social service staff will be keeping in touch with…
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Jingle Bell Festival a Success!

The Annual Medford Jingle Bell Festival was a rousing success once again! Festivities included a Holiday Tree Display and Raffle at Medford City Hall and Holiday House Tours followed by receptions. The Community Family’s Medford center has been the beneficiary of proceeds from this event since it started 21 years ago. We have received over…
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2018 Annual Report is Here!

The Community Family’s 2018 Annual Report is completed and available right here. They have been mailed out to 1,000+ clients, families, supporters and friends. The Report has a theme of Music, which is so prevalent at all of our centers. The photos are of a lower resolution than the original in order to upload onto…
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Tony Piccolo and the Massachusetts Elks Association Does it Again!

Tony Piccolo, a member of the Medford-Malden Elks Lodge #915 and President of the Massachusetts Elks Association, made a donation to The Community Family’s Medford center for the third consecutive year. All members of the MA Elks Association leadership get to make donations from the association to a non-profit of their choice and Tony has…
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Dutton Center Announcement

Attached is a copy of the mailing sent out to families and health providers of Dutton Center participants, as well as to other constituents of The Community Family. In addition, they will be dropped off at pertinent locations in Wakefield and Melrose, spreading word about TCF as new owners of the Dutton Center. View PDF

The Community Family Loves The Vets

The Community Family has produced a marketing piece that promotes our relationship with the Veterans. Our Everett, Medford and Lowell centers all have contracts with the Veterans Administration for Vets to receive free services. Because of this, those three centers consistently have a number of veterans that attend. Beyond this, each center does extracurriculur activities…
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