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Dear Patients, Residents and Families
COVID Booster Shots
Hard to believe we are already half way through the summer! In preparation for the fall COVID and Flu season and with the new COVID BA.5 variant circulating, we are recommending all nursing home and assisted living residents receive their COVID booster and Flu shots. Centers will provide access to Flu shots in September and boosters are available now.
Glen Crest, An Independent Living Community
3 Glen Hill Road, Danbury, CT 06811-4981
Awards and Affiliations
Glen Crest Independent Living Community has proudly served the Danbury community since 1986! We are a secure community that offers a comfortable and home-like atmosphere with 49 one and two bedroom spacious apartments with fully-equipped kitchens that include washer and dryer and ample storage and closet space. Resident and guest parking area are also available. We are minutes away from Danbury Hospital local shopping and 1-84.
Our community is designed to meet the needs and preferences of the independent senior in mine. Glen Crest offers a variety of social activities for residents;
Maintenance free living means our residents can focus on enjoying a wide array of social, educational and spiritual activities and entertainment. Our community offers a supportive, caring, experienced staff, restaurant-style evening meals, housekeeping, transportation and maintenance for the ultimate retirement experience. As part of our holistic approach to maximize quality of life, we are a pet friendly community. Amenities include a resident library with a piano for those who enjoy playing, a beauty salon, media and exercise room. A home here means exciting activities and entertainment all in the comfort of our community. You deserve to retire in style!
As part of the Glen Hill campus, which offers a continuum of skilled nursing and rehabilitation services, our residents maximize their quality of life while enjoying the peace of mind knowing additional services are available onsite should the need arise.
We are also pleased to offer furnished accommodations for shorter stays for those that wish to try out our maintenance free lifestyle.
We look forward to touring you in person or virtually to share the staycation awaits you! Follow us on Facebook for Resident Life experiences and find us on Google.
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- Independent living
- 24-hour emergency alert and response system
- Recreation activities
- Spacious rooms
- Fully air conditioned
- Individual climate control
- Activity room
- Wellness center
- Conveniently Located
- Private balcony/ porch / patio
- Scenic views
- Suburban setting
- Beauty Salon / Barber Services
- Comfortable common and lounge areas to gather with friends and family
- Restaurant-Style Dining
- Computer with internet access
- Mail and Newspaper Service
- Pets Permitted
- Phone service
- Smoke free environment
Merisa started her career in healthcare as a dietary aide, later working the recreation department, Social Service, and admissions. Mrs. Kolenovic's love for working with residents and family led her to become a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator for both Massachusetts and Connecticut. The center of Mrs. Kolenovic's work along with her team is based on the highest delivery patient centered care.
Lois MorelliAdmissions and Marketing Director
Lois has been an employee at Glen Crest since 2000. She has held several positions, including Administrative Assistant/Receptionist, Admissions Director for Glen Hill Center in 2004 and currently Admissions and Marketing Director for Glen Crest since 2005. Lois serves as the concierge to our residents at Glen Crest. She is a very active participant in activities and events. Prior positions included 10 years in a SNF in Waterbury Connecticut, holding several positions from Receptionist, Rehab Secretary, Nursing Secretary and Corporate Marketing Assistant.
Ken EdenDietary Director
Ken has been an employee at Glen Crest Independent Living Community since 1990. He manages the dining service department and is a working chef, planning and executing the daily menus, hiring and scheduling of staff. Ken is a very active participant in marketing events for both Glen Crest, ILF and Glen Hill Center. Prior to Glen Crest he was in the restaurant business for 13 years in Texas, Manhattan and Connecticut and also had his own catering business for 18 years.
Kathy DattiloDirector of Recreation
Kathy, a lifelong Connecticut resident, has worked in healthcare for over 35 years. Kathy has worked for Genesis Healthcare for over 20 years, 15 of those years being dedicated to Glen Crest as their Director of Recreation. Kathy also is a CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) since 2009. Kathy graduated Northwestern Community College in 2000, has a loving husband, 3 grown children and 3 beautiful grandchildren.
Aaron GravesEnvironmental Service Director
Aaron has been a Connecticut resident for thirty seven years, currently living in Newtown. He has been in the maintenance field for over six years, owned a successful painting company for ten years, and in the communications field for 15 years. Aaron takes pride in his work, making sure the facility runs smoothly and residents/staff live and work in a safe and clean environment. In his spare time Aaron enjoys spending time with his grown children, working with his daughter, going to sporting events, boating, fishing, golf and bowling. Since being employed by Genesis Glen Hill Center and Glen Crest, ILF, Aaron has met a lot of great residents and looks forward to working with the staff to create the best possible place to live and work.
Harry attended school in Bronx, NY. He and his wife Barbara have two sons, Keith and Doug. Harry has been a resident of Danbury, CT since 1971. Harry owned and operated a successful tile company, "Palmer Tile Company" for 50 years. Harry's company was instrumental in tiling many of the stores at the Danbury Mall. He retired in 2011 and his sons are now operating the "Palmer Tile Company". Harry's passions are gardening, music and growing vegetables. Both of Harry's sons are in the entertainment industry when not running the tile company. In 2015, Harry was offered the position of Driver at Genesis Healthcare, Glen Crest, where he continues to serve our residents!
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