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Visitor Guidelines Updated 10/2/2020

As guidance for visitation changes, we try to keep everyone up to date. Here is the latest set of guidelines for visitors to residents of cottages and apartments at Kendal…

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Nursing Home Visit Guidelines

New York State has released new guidelines for visitation in all nursing homes statewide. They are summarized here for your convenience. A link to the actual guidance is provided at…

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2020 Voting Information

Election 2020 This year’s election has generated a good deal of concern and anxiety about voting, and how one can participate. Kendal at Ithaca has a “Kendal Voter Information Committee”…

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Cafe Re-Opening for Limited Service

After a hiatus, your reporter is back on duty, and not a minute too soon. The big news is an expansion of in-person dining possibilities. Dining by reservation in the…

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Update for July 21, 2020 A Visitation Success

Although it was quite warm, the weather cooperated with a bright summer day for visiting. A cooling breeze combined with shade keep the visitors comfortable. As shown, we used the…

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COVID-19 Guidance for Health Center Visitation – Update for July 17, 2020

The New York State Department of Health has allowed modified visitation to skilled nursing and adult care facilities in New York state. Kendal at Ithaca has created a handout to…

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Update for July 15, 2020

Now that New York State has released the guidelines for allowing visitation in nursing homes and adult care facilities, Kendal at Ithaca staff are hard at work developing procedures and…

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Celebrating Summer on the Green

Your intrepid reporter did take a break for the holiday, but I had hoped to share this update sooner. The Residents’ Association of Kendal at Ithaca celebrated summer and the…

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Windows Dining Re-Opens

The Windows Dining Room is opening tomorrow, July 1. For so many, the shared evening meal was the highlight of the day. Time together with friends in conversation, swapping news…

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