News & Events

Painting New Murals at Woodhaven!

Thank you to Nadine Doerbecker, from St. Joseph’s College, for volunteering her time to paint a beautiful bookshelf mural on our Alzheimer/Dementia Unit. This brightens our halls as well as brightens our resident’s day! Great job!

Alzheimer Caregivers Support Group

Woodhaven Center of Care offers an Alzheimer/Dementia Caregivers Support Group on the third Thursday of each month at 2:30pm.  For more information please call 631-473-7100 x1113.  

Chance To Dance Visits Residents!

A big thank you to Ms. Jen and the girls at Chance to Dance, of East Setauket, for visiting our residents and entertaining them with their dance talents! Great job girls, the residents loved the show!

A Token of Appreciation to Our Staff!

Thank you to all our staff for the compassion and care you give to our residents everyday. Its nice to see our families see the great things you do as well! And thank you for taking the time to tell us! ❤️

Woodhaven Welcomes Daniel R. Raio, PA, MS

Woodhaven Center of Care is proud to welcome Daniel R. Raio, PA, MS. Mr. Raio is a nationally certified physician assistant and comes on board with an extensive background in Cardiology Medicine. Mr. Raio is the Chief Operations Officer at Calm Cardiovascular & Lifestyle Medicine. Together with Dr. Joseph J. Franco, D.O, President and CEO,…Read More

Pumpkin Carving at Woodhaven!

Tis the season for pumpkin carving at Woodhaven!! The residents loved seeing their work turn into art! Thank you to Jennifer in our Recreation Department for bringing this fun into their day! 🎃🎃

Painting New Murals at Woodhaven!

A big thank you to Connetquot High School students Eva Edwards and Jessie Edwards for volunteering their time to create these beautiful murals on our new Alzheimer/Memory Care Unit. The girls have done an amazing job showing their talents and giving our residents something beautiful to look at everyday. Thank you girls! Great job!

Woodhaven Supports Breast Cancer Awareness!

To show support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Woodhaven Center of Care’s staff and residents held a mini-walk along with a bake sale to raise funds for this amazing organization. Everyone came together for this great cause and enjoyed working together! Great job and great day for all! Thank you!  

Woodhaven Celebrates Family Fun Day!

Woodhaven celebrated their annual Family Fun Day for our residents and families. There were crafts and activities available for the children, families and residents to participate in together. Its events like this that bring our staff, family and friends together to create special memories. It was a great day for all! 🎃🎃

Woodhaven Celebrates National Dog Therapy Week!

In honor of National Dog Week, the residents of Woodhaven got a special visit from Barbie, a lovable pet therapy dog from Therapy Dogs of Long Island. Barbie greeted our residents and brought smiles to all their faces. Visits from our furry friends always make their day! Thank you!

Woodhaven Attends Sachem Senior Fair!

The staff from Woodhaven Center of Care attended the Senior Fair at Sachem Library. This was an opportunity for us to meet seniors in the community and speak to them about the wonderful services we offer. We always enjoy getting out into the community to meet our seniors! Great Day!  

Happy 104th Birthday Josephine Galgano!

A big, special Happy 104th Birthday to Josephine Galgano, a 6 year resident at Woodhaven! Josephine was born September 18, 1913, in Manhattan to Mary and Carmelo Calapa and had two younger sisters and one brother (all now deceased). Josephine worked as a telephone operator and later married William Galgano in 1938. They lived in…Read More

Councilwoman Cartwright Recognizes Girl Scout Troop!

Brookhaven Councilwoman Valerie M. Cartright recognized Courtney Gorwitz and Emma Robinson from Girl Scout Troop 2276 in Setauket for their recent project of completing the Silver Award Project and donating a beautiful wooden bookcase for our residents at Woodhaven. Courtney and Emma are 9th grade students at Paul J.Gelinas Junior High School in East Setauket.…Read More

Woodhaven Supports Alzheimer Disease Resource Center

Congratulations to the Woodhaven staff and residents for a great job supporting ADRC (Alzheimer Disease Resource Center). We held a mini-walk to raise funds for this amazing organization. Everyone came together for this great cause and enjoyed working together! Great job and great day for all! Thank you!

Making Smores at Woodhaven!

Smores Day at Woodhaven! The residents of Woodhaven all enjoyed “roasting” marshmallows and eating their delicious homemade smores! Thank you to our Recreational Therapy Department for always coming up with different ways to be creative and have fun…always bringing smiles to our residents faces….Yum!!

Celebrating Peachy Keen Day!

Celebrating Peachy Keen Day with the residents of Woodhaven Adult Home. Peaches, the peach fronted conure, brought in by volunteer Hannah Lane visited with all the residents. Another great day with lots of smiles by everyone

Woodhaven’s New Alzheimer/Memory Care Unit

We are proud to announce the opening of our new Alzheimer/Memory Care Unit. This unit is for people with memory impairment and provides comfort without compromising safety and security. For more information, please call our Admissions Department at 631-473-7100 x1113 or 1158

Jewish Sharing Club at Woodhaven!

Residents from Woodhaven Adult Home/Assisted Living attended the first Jewish Sharing Club meeting. Everyone got an opportunity to share their cultural and religious experiences. It’s a great way of building relationships and making friends.

Everyone Loves a Day of Shopping!

Thank you to Mina from Absolutely Fab-U-Less for coming by and giving our residents and staff the opportunity to purchase her beautiful items….from clothing, to jewelry and handbags, everyone loves a day of shopping! Thank you!!

Employee BBQ at Woodhaven

As a thank you to our staff for their hard work and dedication, the Administration at Woodhaven hosted an employee BBQ for all to enjoy.  At Woodhaven our staff are not just employees, they are family.  Thank you to all for a great job!

Gardening Club at Woodhaven

Thank you to our residents in the Garden Club for their hard work decorating planters for our patio. Everyone enjoyed getting thier hands in the dirt and creating beautiful planters. 🏵🌺🌻🌷

Paint Night with Atria Assisted Living

Thank you Atria South Setauket for hosting a wonderful event with us and thank you to all our friends and colleagues for attending and showing your support. A great night was had by all!!

Girl Scout Troop Donates Bookcase for Residents

A big thank you to Courtney Gorwitz and Emma Robinson from Girl Scout Troop 2276 in Setauket. The girls completed the Silver Award Project by donating a beautiful wooden bookcase for our residents at Woodhaven. The girls were asked to choose a project to benefit seniors. They chose Woodhaven because Courtney’s grandfather, Podiatrist, Dr. Steinberg,…Read More

Short-Term Rehabilitation at Woodhaven

At Woodhaven Center of Care, our staff works hard to support short-term rehabilitation residents in their healing process in order to give them back their independence in a timely manner. Our goal is to transfer residents to either our assisted living facility or safely back to their own homes. For more information on our services…Read More

Woodhaven Welcomes Dr. Anthony C. Theodoris, MD, FCCP

Woodhaven Center of Care is proud to welcome Anthony C. Theodoris, M.D., F.C.C.P. Dr. Theodoris has had a private practice in Pt. Jefferson since 2004, Suffolk Pulmonary Associates, LLP, and comes on board with an extensive background in Pulmonary Medicine. Dr. Theodoris is affiliated with John T. Mather Hospital and St. Charles Hospital in Pt.…Read More

Happy Nurses Week at Woodhaven!

Happy Nursing Week to these amazing individuals who bring joy and compassion to our residents everyday! At Woodhaven our staff are more than employees, they are family! Thank you all for what you do!!

Resident Celebrates 96th Birthday!

Happy 96th birthday to our special resident Geraldine Thalen! Geraldine was born April 1, 1921, in Queens to William and Anna Peddie. She married Warren Thalen and had two children, Barbara and Stephen. They settled in North Babylon where Geraldine worked for the Town of Babylon as a Deputy Town Clerk until her retirement in…Read More

103rd Birthday Celebration

Woodhaven celebrates resident’s 103rd birthday! Josephine Sicignano was born March 23, 1914, in the Bronx, to Anna Vaccaro and Vincent Sicignano. She had four siblings and worked in the garment district as a seamstress in a belt factory until she retired at age 65. Josephine never married or had any children but remained in Brooklyn…Read More

Pet Therapy at Woodhaven!

Ombudsman, Michael Schwenk, visited the patients and staff at Woodhaven with his special puppy Hamlet. Many of the residents had pets in their homes and enjoy the memories these visits bring. The smiles on their faces shows the affect the interaction with these puppies has in helping to enhance the lives of our residents. Everyone loved…Read More

Woodhaven Celebrates St. Patrick’s Day!

  Irish eyes were smiling at Woodhaven Center of Care on St Patrick’s Day🍀 Residents and staff celebrated with green bagels and Celtic music.  A great time was had by all!

Woodhaven Seeks Volunteers

Woodhaven Center of Care, a 143-bed licensed Nursing Home and Skilled Nursing Facility located at 1360 Rt. 112, Port Jefferson Station, currently seeks compassionate individuals willing to volunteer their time as Transporters and Recreational Therapy Assistants. Volunteers are needed seven days a week, days & evenings. Interested individuals must be at least 16 years of…Read More