UMC Community Corner - Bristol Glen

Support for Seniors Living with Hepatitis C

July 28th is World Hepatitis Day, a great opportunity to raise awareness about seniors and hepatitis, as well as where to find professional support and assistance for your loved one. Here’s some insight and advice from our assisted living team in Sussex County, New Jersey. Seniors and Hepatitis C Did you know that people born …

Avoiding Scams During COVID-19

As the world works to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, people are trying to find trustworthy information about the spread of the disease, how they can protect themselves, how they can get tested, and more. The spammers and scammers of the world, of course, are using the current situation to take advantage of people, including many …

How to Help Your Loved One with Alzheimer’s Enjoy Summer Outings

One of the most important things to do when a friend or loved one has Alzheimer’s disease is to make an active effort to keep them a part of your social circle. Socializing and engaging with others helps fight depression and anxiety and is thought to be beneficial. Here is some advice to help make …

4 Tips for Celebrating Aging!

We live in a culture that’s so focused on youth that we often forget to celebrate something that’s equally impressive and wonderful – getting older! Reaching our senior years is an accomplishment that we should all do more to appreciate. Here are some tips from the experts at Bristol Glen, our CCRC in Sussex County, New …

Heart Healthy Activities for Seniors!

The heart is the single most hardworking muscle in the human body, so it’s no surprise that keeping it fit and healthy is key to living a long and full life! Here are some tips, interesting facts and insights from the team at our CCRC in Sussex County, New Jersey on staying heart healthy. Did You Know…? A human heart beats …

Students of Lenape Valley High School Service Art Club

Holiday Art Event

The Lenape Valley High School Service Art Club members recently went to United Methodist Communities at Bristol Glen in Newton, NJ to conduct a holiday craft event for the senior citizens living there. The members of the art club engaged the senior citizens in making holiday buckets with a Santa, reindeer or penguin theme with …

Successful Healthcare Triumphs

United Methodist Communities at Bristol Glen Attains Deficiency-Free Federal Survey United Methodist Communities at Bristol Glen Administrator, Jeff Lisk proudly reports, “Achieving a deficiency-free federal survey affirms and motivates us to practice the highest standards each and every day.” It all began on September 2, when a team of five qualified health professionals arrived at the …

George Arezzo

George Arezzo Appointed Executive Director of United Methodist Communities at Bristol Glen

United Methodist Communities (UMC) is pleased to announce the appointment of George Arezzo to the position of executive director of United Methodist Communities at Bristol Glen, a continuing care retirement community located in Newton, NJ.In this role, he will assume oversight and management of the senior living community. The Bristol Glen management team will report …

Queen of Hospitality Distributes Cookies for Cops: 60 Pounds of Heartfelt Thanks

In May of this year, Cathy Foley, move-in coordinator at Bristol Glen, received the United Methodist Communities Hospitality Award for demonstrating the spirit of unconditional love, care; taking responsibility, following up diligently to enact solutions, and going above and beyond to make everyone feel welcomed. So, it’s no surprise that Foley got an idea, sparked …