Local Nursing Home Residents Enjoy Little League Opening Day

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -- Residents of The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Barnwell in Valatie attended today's Northern Columbia Little League opening day. They took part in opening day ceremonies and then cheered on The Grand-sponsored teams competing in different age groups. “We’re always looking for fun ways to give back to the community,” said Bridget Delcoure, director of recreation, The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Barnwell, explaining that staff handed out sunglasses, drawstring bags, water bottles and t-shirts during each game. “Our residents loved spending with young members of the neighborhood. Our sunglasses were a big hit with the kids, as many of them chose to wear them for their professionally taken photographs. A fun day was had by all!"


Agency Completes New Freihofer's Run for Women Website

Wednesday, April18, 2018 -- We are thrilled to have designed the new website for the Freihofer's Run for Women, one of the world's most prestigious 5K road races for women. The site is designed to be mobile-friendly and easier for participants to navigate. Check it out here.


Agency Designs "Fire In You" Campaign Truck Wrap

Friday, March 16, 2018 -- We are extremely proud of how our truck wrap turned out for the Fireman’s Association of the State of New York's (FASNY) "Fire In You" campaign, a statewide volunteer recruitment campaign sponsored by FASNY encouraging men and women of New York to become volunteer firefighters.. The vehicle will be driven to community events across the Empire State. You can learn more at


Therapy Pigs Visit Residents at Valatie Nursing Facility

Thursday, March 1, 2018 -- National Pig Day 2018 was a huge hit at The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Barnwell, a 236-bed skilled nursing facility in Valatie, N.Y. that provides rehabilitation and nursing services to patients who require either short- or long-term nursing care following hospitalization. Staff arranged for a special visit from therapy pigs Bacon Bits and Albert EinSwine. Click here to see the CBS6 story!