News and Events
Sans Souci Celebrates Heart Health Month!
Our community proudly welcomed Dr. Theresa Pondok for our annual Heart Health Seminar!
Dr. Pondok specializes in cardiology and internal medicine in Yonkers. This year’s heart health seminar featured educational opportunities for those in attendance, focusing on cardiac awareness, the warning signs of heart disease, and tips for improved health. Thank you, Dr. Pondok, for your incredible presentation and time!
Super Bowl Sunday at Sans Souci!
Calling all fans of the New England Patriots, Los Angeles Rams, and all NFL squads:
Team Sans Souci celebrated Super Bowl LIII with an extraordinary celebration featuring themed food, team gear, and old fashioned football fun! Employees joined residents for fun games during the pregame show and watched together as the Patriots won their record-tying 6th Super Bowl, 13-3!
Super Bowl Sunday didn’t just feature the Patriots’ navy blue or the Rams’ throwback uniforms as the Cleveland Browns, Pittsburgh Steelers, and New York Giants were well represented here at Sans Souci!
In association with the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA), we were proud to present our co-hosted CEU event, “Motivational Interviewing: Communication for Change,” for the White Plains region!The educational event was in efforts to review the underlying theories and principles of motivational interviewing, and how one can utilize these techniques to best assist the families and community members they work with. CEU credits were provided to those in attendance.
Our community proudly hosted our annual Summer carnival on august 19th in celebration of an incredible Summer season filled with great success and joy!
“Art for Life” 2018!
The Sans Souci community is proud to continue sharing healing modalities through therapeutic recreational programming. Throughout the month of July, residents, patients, and families have had the opportunity to create beautiful individual works of art to display throughout the community. The Art for Life program provides individuals with an opportunity to share and express their creative talents with those around them in hopes to inspire others to unlock their own potential. Visitors, employees and members of the community have been asked to vote for their top three displays for nomination to represent Sans Souci in the national 2019 CareRite Centers annual calendar! #RecreationRocks
Honoring Our Community Veterans
On Veterans Day, the Sans Souci community was privileged to honor resident Veterans and Veterans in the community for their unwavering commitment to our nation! The team distributed homemade pies to Veterans in the Yonkers and surrounding communities in recognition for their service and observance of the upcoming holidays. “Sans Souci is proud to serve those whom have served us!” #VeteransDay2017
Sans Souci Carnival a Success!
Sans Souci was excited to host their annual carnival on August 7th! There were games, a petting zoo, delicious food, and fun for the whole family. All had a great day!
Sans Souci French Cabaret Event
Sans Souci proudly hosted their first Senior French Cabaret event on Tuesday, May 10th! From delicious French food to entertainment and dancing, and an even a mime, everyone had a great time. For more information about Sans Souci, please visit SansSouciRehab.com. Thank you to all who attended!
Heart Health Seminar
Fashion Show for the Cure!
Sans Souci Rehabilitation and Nursing Center hosted a fabulous Fashion Show event on Thursday, November 12th, from 5:30pm-8:30pm, raising funds for the Susan G. Komen For the Cure. Guests included local social workers and case managers; some were even a part of the Fashion Show! Along with the show, there were amazing performances by the Joffrey Ballet School, as well as makeup tutorials and makeovers from MAC Makeup Artists.
It was an evening of relaxation, laughs, and of course, fashion and fun. Thank you for joining us!
Sans Souci on the Links!
Ari Grinspan, Ramon Lerma, Johnathan Chung and Jaimy Barnett participated in St. Johns Riverside Hospital’s annual Marty and Iris Walshin Memorial Golf Outing at the Knollwood Country Club on June 8, 2015. And on June 23rd 2015, we participated in St. Josephs Hospital Annual Golf Outing at Fenway Country Club. Sans Souci’s sponsorship went to enhance St. Johns ICU and St. Josephs Health Fund (non for profit). CareRite and Sans Souci’s participation was recognized by both hospitals as an outstanding corporate sponsor, and furthers our commitment to the vitality of Yonkers two premier hospitals.
Sans Souci Carnival
Sans Souci Rehabilitation and Nursing Center held their Spring Carnival on Sunday, June 14th. It was an afternoon of laughs for the whole family! There were games, delicious snacks, a DJ, and even a photo booth! It was an excellent day of community fun; thank you for joining us!
On June 5th, Dr. Rabadi was honored by The Dominican Cultural Association of Yonkers at their 12th Anniversary Gala. Dr. Rabadi was presented with the Excellence Award as Yonkers’ finest Family Practice Physician. He was presented the award by Marisol Mancebo, Vice President of the ACDY. The Keynote speaker was The Honorable Adriano Espaillat, Senator, New York State 31st District. The Woman of Distinction Award was awarded to The Honorable Shelley Mayer, who is a champion for seniors and friend to Sans Souci!
This event exemplifies Dr. Rabadi’s commitment to the community, Sans Souci and of course excellence.
National Nursing Home Week was quite a success!
On Monday, The residents had their first ever Senior Olympics, an event enjoyed by every single person that attended. It was an amazing sight!
On Tuesday, Sans Souci showcased the amazing things we do on a daily basis.
On Wednesday, we held our Staff Luncheon and Spa Day. All of our team members were treated to a gourmet lunch served by our Administrative team thanking them for all the hard work they do all year long. In addition to the lunch, each employee was awarded a complimentary ten minute Spa massage from a Professional masseuse.
On Resident Appreciation day, all residents received wonderful gifts as a token of appreciation for being who they are and being a part of our amazing community. We also had a special entertainer come making a whole array of different balloon for all our residents to enjoy.
To cap off Spirit week, we brought an Ice cream truck to Sans Souci giving every employee/family/vendor a complimentary ice cream cone as a token of appreciation. Sans Souci had a great National Nursing Home Week!
Sans Souci Latin Fiesta
Sans Souci Rehabilitation and Nursing Center hosted a fun and festive Latin Fiesta on Wednesday, May 27th. All in attendance enjoyed the photo booth with accessories, the lively mariachi band and flamenco dancers, as well as the delicious authentic Spanish cuisine.
It was a wonderful afternoon shared between Sans Souci and the community.
Sans Souci Celebrates Arbor Day with the Commissioner of Yonkers Parks and Recreation
On April 24th, Sans Souci Rehabilitation and Nursing Center celebrated Arbor Day with Commissioner Yvette E. Hartsfield and Deputy Commissioner Steve Sansone. The administrator of Sans Souci, Ari Grinspan, participated in the Barton Park Tree Planting on High Street and Morningside. Sans Souci is proud to support the community of Yonkers.
Sans Souci and Dr. Rabadi Honors Mayor Spano
Dr. Rabadi and Sans Souci have once again have forged a partnership with Michael Spano to provide exemplary service to the Yonkers community. Dr. Rabadi sponsored and Sans Souci hosted the event honoring Mayor Michael Spano at the Eagles Nest Cigar Lounge. Mayor Spano acknowledged Dr. Rabadi and Sans Souci for their continued support and commitment to excellence in the Yonkers community. The participants enjoyed and appreciated the stainless steel Sans Souci cigar cutters that were handed out. Aryeh Grinspan and Dr. Rabadi presented Mayor Spano with a custom engraved Cigar Humidor, and Sans Souci presented him with a cake for his upcoming birthday. Truly a successful evening filled with networking, affirming relationships and excellent conversation.
More to come!
Senior Health Seminar with Dr. Eric M. Spencer
The kickoff Senior Health Seminar held recently for our residents and families was very entertaining and exceptionally informative. It featured Dr Eric M. Spencer an orthopedic surgeon Dr Eric Spencer at Southern Westchester Orthopedics and Londe Givan, Director of Therapies at Sans Souci. Both presented topics related to hip and knee fractures. The event included education,exercises, entertainment and lots of refreshment, a great time was had by all. The residents enjoyed the event and asked pertinent questions. A full buffet was served and enjoyed by all and a flat panel TV was raffled. Mr David Blatt, Dir. of Marketing topped the festivities up with a brilliant magic performance. Feel free to browse our photo gallery…