News and Press

CAMP JONATHAN 2016

June 16th, 2016

CAMP JONATHAN – registration is now open New Milford Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice is offering a bereavement day camp for children and teens for the TWENTY-SECOND year.  All bereaved children (meaning the death of a significant person in his or her life) in the area are invited to take part in this camp. Camp […]


Zika Virus update from the CDC

February 4th, 2016

Zika virus is spread to people through mosquito bites. The most common symptoms of Zika virus disease are fever, rash, joint pain, and conjunctivitis (red eyes). The illness is usually mild with symptoms lasting from several days to a week. Severe disease requiring hospitalization is uncommon.  Read more…  


December 13, 2015 On behalf of New Milford Visiting Nurse & Hospice, and the children and families of Camp Jonathan, I would like to thank so many of our local merchants and businesses for their generous donations and participation in support of the “Second Annual Sip & Stroll for Camp Jonathan” held on the evening […]


The Tea for Two Hundred Event Committee is pleased to announce that playwright and AIDS activist Larry Kramer will be this year’s Honorary Chair for the event which will take place on July 19.  Mr. Kramer, prominently in the news now for the HBO production of his play The Normal Heart, starring Mark Ruffalo and […]


The majority of people with Alzheimer’s are 65 and older and it worsens over time. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, more than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s, and as many as 16 million will have the disease in 2050. Read the full story on the Litchfield County Times:


Just Thank You!

December 17th, 2013

To all of our friends that support us, Thank you. We wish you a very Happy and Healthy New Year!


PRESS RELEASE NEW MILFORD VNA NAMED A TOP HOME CARE AGENCY   New Milford VNA & Hospice has been named a Top Agency of the 2013 HomeCare Elite, a recognition of the top-performing home health agencies in the United States.  Now in its eighth year, the Home Care Elite identifies the top 25 per cent […]


Tea Two Times

September 10th, 2013

It was double duty when this year’s 16th annual Tea for Two produced Tea for FOUR Hundred. Sharon King Hoge That many tickets were sold to the annual garden party at the Washington Depot home of Gael Hammer and Gary Goodwin with guests modeling elaborate hats and dancing to the tunes ofSaturday Night Live perennial Christine […]


Maxine. (illustrated / April 20, 2013) Gerry Rodda, Pumpkin Hill ProductionsStatewide7:10 p.m. EDT, April 20, 2013 Pumpkin Hill Productions in conjunction with The New Milford VNA is proud to present “Vaccines for Maxine,” an illustrated children’s book written by New Milford nurse, Geri Rodda. This book is the third in a series of children’s books relating to health matters. Funding for the production […]


New Milford VNA & Hospice has parterned with Senior Care Resources of Western Connecticut to offer an exciting community enrichment program  of courses: instructors include local doctors, nurses, attorneys, social workers, and related health careand financial professionals. This is a tremendous opportunity to learn about local resources for senior care. The classes are FREE of charge […]