(November 14, 2023 – ROCHESTER, NY) Jewish Senior Life recently welcomed a new Director of Adult Day Health Care, a medical model program that provides support for people in the community living with various psychosocial, physical, and cognitive challenges. The program provides assistance with personal care, medication, socialization, and more.
Director, LaTasha Dunbar, recently received a master’s degree in Business Administration from SUNY Brockport and holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Buffalo State University. She has an extensive background working closely with New York State’s Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD)—overseeing staff and programming at residential and group homes and day programs at CDS Monarch and Lifetime Assistance, Inc.
“We are incredibly proud to welcome LaTasha in her new role,” says Michele Schirano, Senior Vice President and Administrator at the Jewish Home. She continues, “Her experience collaborating with team members and ability to ensure all policies and procedures are handled professionally and without deficiencies is particularly notable. We are excited to see what she will bring to our Adult Day Health Care team and program members.”
Jewish Senior Life’s Adult Day Health Care is one of the largest providers in Greater Rochester, offering both daytime and late afternoon sessions. Members of the program have access to additional services such as physical, speech, and occupational therapies. For more information on the program or to schedule a tour, contact ADHC@jewishseniorlife.org or 585.784.6576.
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About Jewish Senior Life:
Serving people of all faiths and ethnic backgrounds, Jewish Senior Life is Rochester’s only Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC). Guided by the values of honoring family and aging in place, Jewish Senior Life offers all levels of care on a single campus—from independent living to skilled nursing care—along with a variety of programs and services for people living outside its campus. Jewish Senior Life has CARF International accreditation for high quality and customer satisfaction, and has been certified as a Great Place to Work® since 2020. Its affiliate, the Jewish Home, has been recognized as a Newsweek Best Nursing Home 2022, 2023, and 2024 and US News & World Report Best Nursing Home for Short-Term Rehabilitation 2022-2023. For more information, visit www.jewishseniorlife.org or https://www.facebook.com/jewishseniorlife.