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New Canaan Volunteer Donates Teddy Bears To Waveny LifeCare Network

 Marilyn Gifford, a volunteer at Waveny LifeCare Network, donated 100 teddy bears to residents of the facility.
Marilyn Gifford, a volunteer at Waveny LifeCare Network, donated 100 teddy bears to residents of the facility. Photo Credit: Contributed

NEW CANAAN, Conn. -- Waveny LifeCare Network volunteer Marilyn Gifford donated 100 teddy bears to residents of the New Canaan facility for the holidays. 

“There’s so much love and warmth in the hug of a teddy bear,” Gifford said. 

Waveny LifeCare Network is a not-for-profit organization that offers independent living at The Inn, assisted living for people with Alzheimer’s and memory loss at The Village, and skilled nursing at Waveny Care Center. It also includes Waveny Home Healthcare, Waveny at Home, the Brown Geriatric Evaluation Clinic, a Geriatric Care Management team that provides 24-hour coverage, an Adult Day Program available on weekdays with flexible hours, inpatient and outpatient Rehabilitation Services, and respite programs at The Village and Care Center.  

Visit its website for more information.

 

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