Activities

Maintaining an active lifestyle is a key component to staying healthy, happy and fit. To that end, many engaging activities are available to our patients and residents, regardless of fitness level or ability.

Each unit at The Ellis Rehabilitation and Nursing Center has its own activity staff member that customizes activities to fit each resident's personal physical abilities. Activites are offered seven days a week, including holidays. There are also frequent evening events. Offerings include:                                                         

 

  • Chair dancing, exercises and morning stretch

  • Arts and crafts, knitting and painting 

  • Cookie baking and Make-Your-Own Sundaes

  • Bingo, card games and word search

  • Bowling and other sports games

  • Musical entertainment, sing-alongs and story time

  • Manicures

  • Holiday and theme parties, such as luaus, are held each month in The Pub

  • Religious services for various denominations; as well as Catholic Communion and The Rosary                           

Main Activity Calendar

 

                       

 

 

 

If you have a passion for working with senior citizens, or plan on embarking in a

career in the health care or care-giving field, you may wish to volunteer at The Ellis.  Volunteer opportunities are rewarding and provide a worthwhile experience for both you and our patients and residents. You will brighten the lives of others, make a difference, and expand your circle of friends.  Whether you have a few days a week or a few hours,we would love to work with you. The Ellis always welcomes volunteers.

 

Please contact us today at 781-762-6880, if you're interested in this rewarding work!

 

 

Get Involved.....

     Volunteer!

PLEASE NOTE:  In keeping with the CDC ruling, at this time, we are not conducting any group activities at The Ellis.  However, we are doing room to room visits with residents.  In addition, we are assisting residents with making phone calls, FaceTime or Video chat calls to their families on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  Thank you for your continued understanding.

The Ellis Rehabilitation and Nursing Center | 135 Ellis Avenue Norwood, MA 02062 | Phone: 781.762.6880 | Fax: 781.769.0482

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