Emergency Preparedness in New Canaan

Join us at The Inn to learn about Emergency Preparedness in New Canaan in the event of a natural or man-made disaster that effects our community. Presenters Russ Kimes, New Canaan Emergency Management Director, and Bethany Zaro, New Canaan Director of Human Services, will discuss emergency preparedness and equip attendees with essential skills and knowledge […]

Waveny-VNH Hosts Celebration of Life

Thank you to those who attended our Celebration of Life in memory of the loved ones we lost this year. To our staff and volunteers who created a memorable evening filed with music, prayer and thoughtful reflection, we are so grateful.

Waveny-Visiting Nurse & Hospice May Newsletter

Join us for an Important Emergency Preparedness Program Join us at The Inn to learn about Emergency Preparedness in New Canaan in the event of a natural or man-made disaster that effects our community. Click here to continue reading and subscribe to our newsletter.

NCHS Student Government Delivers Pizza Party to Main Street

Pizza + kind, generous, thoughtful high school students = pure joy! Students from NCHS Student Government held a fundraiser and decided to use some of the proceeds for a pizza party with our residents at The Village. We couldn’t be more grateful for the good times and good pizza enjoyed by all.

Waveny Volunteer Earns Presidential Volunteer Service Award

Waveny LifeCare Network volunteer Ayush Dave has been awarded the President’s Volunteer Service Award for his 100+ hours of combined volunteer service at Waveny and with the New Canaan SLOBs (Service League of Boys). “The award is given to individuals for their unpaid acts of volunteer service benefitting others,” said Stella Clarke, Executive Director of […]

Waveny-Visiting Nurse & Hospice April Newsletter

Waveny has nearly 600 volunteers who serve throughout our network, with 7,500 hours served in the Waveny network and 4,600 at the New Canaan Thrift Shop. Our volunteers come from 26 towns, including New Canaan, Norwalk, Stamford, Wilton, Westport, Fairfield and Darien to name a few. Fifty percent of volunteers are aged 18 and under, […]

LifeVac Choking Rescue Devices Installed Across Waveny Campuses

Waveny LifeCare Network announces that it has installed seven LifeVac non-invasive upper airway clearing devices across its New Canaan campuses to help mitigate potential risk or injury due to choking. LifeVac, a portable, non-invasive handheld device, can be used for emergency airway clearance where standard basic life support protocols have failed. The resident can be […]

Dedicated Volunteer Celebrates with Waveny

The happiest of birthdays to one of Waveny’s most dedicated and treasured volunteers, Lila, who turns 94 today! Lila has been volunteering for over 40 years and has served nearly 4,000 hours. Let’s give her a birthday shout out!

The Inn Tours ‘New’ New Canaan Library

  Residents of our independent living community, The Inn, toured the beautiful ‘new’ New Canaan Library, opened in February after a 10-year planning and construction project. What a lovely space filled with natural light, books galore and cozy nooks to read in! New Canaan Library