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An Interview with Day Away Directors

Fran Olson, Day Away Administrator, and Sandra Coleman, RN, Day Away Nursing Director interview with Bill York of Live Free Health Care in Meredith, NH and Member of the Steering Committee for Day Away. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQ92CtHIpIk  

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A Daughter’s Thank You to Day Away

 As a New Hampton resident I would like to take this moment to express my family’s gratitude that all of you have taken time in your life to put together the Day Away Program in Bristol, NH.  The Day Away … Continue reading

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Second Year Anniversary, Christmas Party and Open House

Day Away is holding its second anniversary, Christmas part and open house on Thursday,December 10th at 3:00 p.m. in Simard Hall at Our Lady of Grace Chapel, 17 West Shore Rd., in Bristol.  Public, families, volunteers and sponsors are all … Continue reading

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Therapy Dogs at Day Away

The human-animal bond is a mutually beneficial and dynamic relationship between people and animals that positively influences the health and well-being of both. While many of us intuitively understand the benefits of positive interactions with animals in our lives, an emerging body of … Continue reading

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Day Away Volunteers Prepare Fall Harvest Meal

Day Away volunteers prepared and served a Fall Harvest Dinner for the program’s participants recently.  The dinner consisted of fresh cooked turkey, vegetables and gravy.  Volunteers brought homemade pies which were served as the dessert. Earlier in the day, the … Continue reading

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Day Away Receives Grant from Meredith Village Savings Bank

The Day Away Program held in Simard Hall at Our Lady of Grace Chapel in Bristol was selected as one of twenty-one local non-profit agencies to receive a grant from the Meredith Village Savings Bank Fund at the New Hampshire … Continue reading

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Day Away holds Volunteer Tea

CELEBRATE SERVICE!! DAY AWAY PROGRAM HOLDS VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION TEA   The Day Away Program celebrated National Volunteer Week, by treating all their volunteers to a “Tea” at the Minot Sleeper Library. Libby Danahy provided a backdrop of piano music. Specialty … Continue reading

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Day Away hosts movie “Still Alice” at Minot-Sleeper Library, Bristol, NH

Saturday, June 13th, 2015 @ 3:00 pm Minot-Sleeper Library, Bristol, NH STILL ALICE Movie Showing with light refreshments, followed by a panel discussion to address questions, regarding memory loss, Alzheimer’s Disease, related dementias and caregiving challenges. This program is sponsored … Continue reading

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