Finger Lakes Health
News
Online Services

News


Finger Lakes News
Dining Out at Home

Huntington Living Center Residents Enjoy a Fine Meal On-site

George Vreeland enjoys the meals he is served at the Huntington Living Center in Waterloo where he resides, but once in awhile likes to step out and offer his wife, Sharon, and friends something more special. Lucky for Vreeland, he doesn’t have to travel too far.

Located on the grounds of Huntington is the Countryside Grille, a makeshift high-end restaurant the staff has created to give the residents a fine dining experience different than their typical resident meal. Complete with linens, wait staff, and intimate music, the Countryside Grille features a special menu prepared by Chef Charlie Carter.

“The Vreelands, especially, love dining here with their friends,” said Assistant Administrator Debbie Lockett. “The meal they have at the Grille is so different from the meals they have on a normal day. When they come here, the residents are allowed to go off their typical diet for this special occasion. They really liven up.”

Nutritional Services Manager Dorothy Ricks agrees. “This experience is a way that loved ones can still enjoy an upscale meal together,” she said. “To see the smiles on everyone's face and to hear how much they appreciated the experience brings warmth to the department.”

Geneva General Hospital’s Women’s Health Services Excels at Department of Health Survey
Sep 19, 2014
Employees of the 2nd Quarter Named
Sep 17, 2014
New CT Unit Installed at Soldiers & Sailors
Sep 17, 2014
Mobile Meals Volunteers Needed in Geneva
Sep 16, 2014
Finger Lakes Health Launches Patient Portal
Sep 10, 2014
Finger Lakes Health to offer Health and Fitness Program in Yates County
Sep 9, 2014
Julianna Tyler receives Orthopedic Clinical Specialist Certification
Sep 8, 2014
Geneva General Hospital Cardiac Rehab Program Recertified September 2014
Sep 5, 2014
Marion S. Whelan School of Practical Nursing Celebrates 2014 Commencement
Aug 6, 2014
FLH Foundation Presents Kitty Wigsten Award
Jul 14, 2014
Print    Email