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American Legion Post 269 visits the Manor with Valentines

Hospital news | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Contact: Marion Ciciarelli

Local students and members of the Oswego County American Legion Post 268 teamed up to ensure that The Manor’s skilled nursing residents, rehab patients and Adults Day Health Services participants, all received a handmade Valentine’s Day card.

Creating the colorful and thoughtful cards were seventh graders from the Oswego Middle School, while American Legion members, through their Valentine for Vets program, personally delivered them. Each card came with a $5 bill, which was collected through a fundraiser coordinated by the group’s Auxiliary.

Pictured from the Legion is Elaine Johnson, president of the Auxiliary, as she delivers a Valentine to Neal Champion, who happens to be a Legion member.

The Manor at Seneca Hill is a skilled nursing facility with 120 licensed beds. Residents enjoy a homelike environment with spacious, private or semiprivate furnished rooms. Residents' healthcare needs are met by an interdisciplinary team of heath care professionals. The Manor also provides short-term rehabilitation and an Adult Day Health Services Program.