Welcome to Fresh River Healthcare
Dear Residents and Family Members,
Thank you for visiting the website of Fresh River Healthcare. It is the collective goal of all our employees to help you or your loved one to get well soon and reach a maximum level of independence. Our team of caregivers includes specialized therapists, compassionate nurses and personal attendants, as well as other dedicated staff and medical professionals.
We strive to exceed your expectations. In doing so, we understand that we must partner and participate with you in your plan of care. Communication along the way will be extremely important. This will include interdisciplinary “Care Conferences”, Discharge Planning Meetings, and consistent communication with your caregivers and other staff from Fresh River. Continue reading
- Parkinson Disease Program
- Huntington's Disease Program
- Behavioral Health Program - Secured Unit
- Respite Care Services
- NeuroGym Therapy and Rehab Equipment
- Synchrony Dysphagia Treatment System
- Greater Hartford Memory Care Center
- Distinctive Dining and Dietary Services
- Touchpoints Therapy: Rehabilitation Services
- Sub-Acute and Skilled Nursing Specialty Programs
- Recreation Programs
- Social Services and Discharge Planning
All the latest news, discussion, and updates from the iCare & Touchpoints Rehab team.
Abby's Helping Hand Delivers Gifts to Fresh River Healthcare and Touchpoints at Chestnut
May 29, 2020Sarah and Stephanie Cota of Abby’s Helping Hand, presented 100 gift bags each to Touchpoints at Chestnut and Fresh River Healthcare leadership. The gifts were for the care center staff to express gratitude and support for all they do to provide care for their residents, especially in these challenging times. According to their website, the mission of Abby’s Helping Hand is to improve the quality of life for those afflicted with mitochondrial and other chronic diseases through support, educat…
Connecticut nursing home employees are ‘family…where family can’t be.’ How do we know there will be a ‘Better Day”? Because these amazing caregivers are laser-focused on compassionate care and recovery. They are making it happen now. There will be a Better Day.
Taking a moment to solemnly remember, celebrate and eternally thank those that gave their life in the service of the greater good, in the service of their country, and in the service of all of us. On behalf of a grateful nation.
During this difficult and unprecedented time it is easy to lose focus on all that we have to celebrate. However, it is with great honor and pride that I take the time to celebrate each and every one of you as we launch National Nurses Week. Although we are unable to come together and share in the celebrations and festivities as usual, I think we can all agree this year’s celebration of our profession is the most meaningful of our entire career. During the most challenging of situations yo…
iCare Health Network recently added additional COVID-19 related pages to its website, including a contact form that enables family members, friends and the general public to send personalized messages to a specific resident, to the residents in general; as well as to a member of the staff or to care center staff as a whole. Simply put, if you are interested in sending a personal message directly to a person or group within an iCare center, there is a place to do it. The contact form, known as…
Chelsea Place has been celebrating its healthcare heroes with several events including a luncheon with raffle prizes, posters, drinks and all around recognition, organized by friends and family of Administrator Judy Konow and her sister Theresa Brysgel. The group happily showed their gratitude and thanks by providing 140 meals made by Robertos Real American Tavern. The Diocese of Norwich provided small gifts, key chains, pins and messages of support. These events as well as signs, posters…