Love Is in the Air at San Simeon

As we all know, Valentine’s Day is a day of spreading love and showing affection and romance to your spouse. This month, as we highlight some of the married couples that are currently staying at San Simeon by the Sound, we had a few questions about what still makes their hearts beat for each other after so many years together.

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Read a Recipe for Literacy (RRL) Returns to San Simeon

On February 13th, the kids with Read a Recipe for Literacy (RRL) came back to San Simeon to read and share more stories with our residents. It was another wonderful day with the children and our residents truly enjoyed their stories. Some of the shyer children really came out of their shell and all of them were very well behaved. We are all starting to form friendships as the children sought out the residents they visited on the last gathering in April of last year.

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Supporting Women’s Heart Health

On Friday, February 1st, staff and residents alike showed their support for women’s heart health by wearing red here at San Simeon. National Wear Red Day occures on the first Friday of every February to help promote The Heart Truth, a campaign meant to raise awareness of the risk of heart disease in women. The campaign is sponsored by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute,part of the Department of Health and Human Services.

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Skating Party Fundraiser – UPDATED!

Please note that we’ve updated this post with lower ticket prices!

Are You Ready for Some Fun?

Join us on March 30th for a fun-filled evening of skating to your favorite tunes and help support San Simeon by the Sound. This family-friendly event will be held at the George D. Costello Sr. Memorial Skating Rink in the American Legion Burton Potter Post 185 in Greenport. The donation includes admission to the newly-renovated rink and skate rentals!

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San Simeon Works to Prevent the Spread of Germs During the Flu Season

It’s that time of year when flu season is in full swing. However, it’s not so easy avoiding the germs of your co-workers and others around you. Germs travel like wildfire – just that one doorknob contaminated with a virus spreads germs to about half of the people in a facility.

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C.N.A. Class Scheduled for February 6th

Attention: All Employees

The next C.N.A. class is scheduled to begin February 6, 2019

If you know of anyone interested in taking this class please ask the receptionist for an application.

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San Simeon by the Sound Brings Holiday Cheer in 2018

Year after year, San Simeon by the Sound enjoys bringing the warmth of the holiday season to their residents, volunteers and those in need. Here’s a look at some of the special events San Simeon was a part of in 2018.

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Sharna Nicholson & the Mary Kay “Adopt a Grandparent” Program

The following is from Sharna Berzin Nicholson, a Mary Kay Cosmetics independent beauty consultant who sponsors and organizes the Adopt a Grandparent Program at San Simeon by the Sound.

Ten years ago, I had a near fatal accident, but I was blessed and healed. I like to believe that it was a turning point in my life, realizing that we never have control, just choices! My choice was to find a way to give back to others by sharing my time, energy and friendship at a local nursing home in upstate NY. I learned of a Mary Kay company program called “Adopt a Grandparent” and was excited to find a way to give back during the holidays to those that might not otherwise receive a visitor or gift from a friend or family member.

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Santa Makes the Rounds at San Simeon

Look Who We Found!

Santa and his elf gave out gifts to each resident here at San Simeon by the Sound on Christmas Day! Some also received from the Hanukkah helper. But one thing is for sure – there were plenty of smiles and good cheer for everyone.

Happy Holidays!

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It’s Beginning to Look a Lot like Christmas!

Just See for Yourself

The warmth and glow of the holiday season is everywhere at San Simeon! There are Christmas trees and decorations everywhere you look. Guests and residents enjoyed the holiday luncheon and once again the staff tried to out-do each other with their “ugly” Christmas sweaters!

Enjoy this photo gallery from around the facility and may you and the ones you love have a wonderful holiday season!

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