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Run, Roll & Stroll – the Helen Hayes Hospital Classic Race is Back rehabilitation hospital brings back competition for runners and wheelchair racers

True classics never fade away- they come back stronger than ever, and that’s certainly the case with the Helen Hayes Hospital Classic 10K Race & Fun Run. This inspirational athletic event for individuals of all abilities is scheduled for Sunday, … Continue reading

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Helen Hayes Hospital Foundation to Host Opening for Accessible Playground: made possible by grant from Kurz Family Foundation

The Helen Hayes Hospital Foundation announces the grand opening of The Herbert and Edythe Kurz Accessible Playground. The new playground, located on the campus of the physical rehabilitation hospital In West Haverstraw, has been made possible by a grant from … Continue reading

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Hospital To Host CarFit Event

Program promotes vehicle safety for older drivers A CarFit event, which offers older adults the opportunity to check how well their personal vehicles “fit” them, will take place at Helen Hayes Hospital on Saturday May 17, 2014 from 9:00 am … Continue reading

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REHABILITATION HOSPITAL TO SPONSOR BRAIN INJURY SYMPOSIUM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Mary M. Creagh June 21, 2013 (845) 786-4225 info@helenhayeshospital.org   REHABILITATION HOSPITAL TO SPONSOR BRAIN INJURY SYMPOSIUM Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw, New York will sponsor a two-day educational conference, “A Symposium on Traumatic Brain … Continue reading

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Adapted Sports Dates

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Mary M. Creagh May 28, 2013 (845) 786-4225 HOSPITAL ANNOUNCES ADAPTED SPORTS EVENTS The Helen Hayes Hospital Adapted Sports &Recreation Program announces a schedule of upcoming activities. Prior experience is not required and participants will receive … Continue reading

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HHH Participates in SHARPS Disposal Program

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will be accepting used needles, lancets and syringes from Rockland County residents on Tuesday, July 2, 2013 from 10:00 AM until Noon and 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the hospital’s south loading dock.  This … Continue reading

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Holiday Gathering of Hope

The community is invited to kick-of the holiday season by joining patients and staff of Helen Hayes Hospital at a Holiday Gathering of Hope on Wednesday December 5, 2012 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.  The event is jointly sponsored the … Continue reading

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Hospital Blood Drive Scheduled

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will host a Blood Drive on Wednesday Ocober 17, 2012, from 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM in the hospital’s Auditorium. There is a continuous need for blood donors in the Hudson Valley region. All eligible … Continue reading

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Guest Speaker: Thriving Through & Beyond Trauma

Helen Hayes Hospital is pleased to announce that it will host a presentation, “Thriving Through and Beyond Trauma,” by the noted speaker Gary Karp on Wednesday April 4, 2012 from 5:30- 7:00pm. The event is free and open to the … Continue reading

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Bone Health Education Programs This Spring

The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program (NYSOPEP) headquartered at Helen Hayes Hospital will be offering comprehensive Bone Health Education Seminars this spring. The seminars will be repeated on three dates: Monday February 27, 2012 6:00 pm – … Continue reading

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Hands-On Assistive Technology Workshops Scheduled for Spring

The Arnold Goldman Center for Assistive Technology at Helen Hayes Hospital is offering a series of free workshops focusing on an array of assistive technology products and services. Such technology enables individuals with physical disabilities to function at a higher … Continue reading

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ADAPTED SPORTS, RECREATION & LIVING EXPO COMING UP

Helen Hayes Hospital will host an “Adapted Sports, Recreation & Living Expo” on Saturday, April 21, 2012 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the physical rehabilitation hospital in West Haverstraw. The event is free of charge and is open … Continue reading

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CarFit Event: promotes vehicle safety for older drivers

A CarFit event, which offers older adults the opportunity to check how well their personal vehicles “fit” them, will take place at Helen Hayes Hospital on Saturday April 28, 2012 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. CarFit is a nationwide … Continue reading

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Blood Drive Scheduled

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will host a Blood Drive on Wednesday October 19, 2011, from 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM in the hospital’s auditorium. There is a critical need for donors in the Hudson Valley regions. All eligible … Continue reading

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Helen Hayes Hospital and Nyack Hospital Foundations Present Women’s Health Symposium

Nyack Hospital Foundation and Helen Hayes Hospital Foundation are pleased to announce their second annual collaboration, to take place on Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at the Comfort Inn in Nanuet, New York. EmpowHERing Women – A Women’s Health and Wellness … Continue reading

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HHH Hosts Free Program to Improve Your Balance

Helen Hayes Hospital is offering a three-part program on Improving Your Balance on October 10, 17 and 24, 2011. All classes run from 12:00 to 1:00 pm in the Auditorium. The program, which is free of charge and open to … Continue reading

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Bone Health Seminars Scheduled

The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program (NYSOPEP) headquartered at Helen Hayes Hospital will be offering comprehensive Bone Health Education Seminars this fall and winter. The seminars will be repeated on three dates: Monday, October 17, 2011 5:45 … Continue reading

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SaeboFlex Screening: an opportunity to try out the latest technology that restores arm and hand movement

Helen Hayes Hospital will host a free SaeboFlex seminar and screening on Friday September 16, 2011 from 1:00 to 4:30 pm at the physical rehabilitation hospital in West Haverstraw. The event provides stroke and brain injury survivors, as well as … Continue reading

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Celebrate Independence at Helen Hayes Hospital hosted by The Helen Hayes Hospital Foundation

The third annual Helen Hayes Hospital Foundation Independence Celebration will take place in West Haverstraw, NY on Saturday July 2nd at 7:00 pm at Helen Hayes Hospital. (Rain date July 3rd) Attendees will have a remarkable view of the Town … Continue reading

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Hospital Blood Drive Scheduled

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will host a Blood Drive on Wednesday June 15, 2011, from 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM in the hospital’s auditorium. There is a continuous need for blood donors in the Hudson Valley region.  All … Continue reading

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Official Issuing of the Helen Hayes Commemorative Stamp

West Haverstraw, NY …  Helen Hayes Hospital will mark the official issuing of the Helen Hayes Commemorative Stamp at an event on Friday, April 29, 2011 at 1:30 pm at the physical rehabilitation hospital in West Haverstraw. The entire community … Continue reading

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Adapted Sailing Program Scheduled

The Helen Hayes Hospital Adapted Sports and Recreation program, in conjunction with the Nyack Boat Club, will be hosting their sixth annual Adapted Sailing program this May. The program offers individuals with physical disabilities the opportunity to learn to sail … Continue reading

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Adapted Golf Workshops & Outings Scheduled

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw has announced the schedule for the upcoming season of its GolfAbility program. GolfAbility is an adaptive golf instruction program to teach the basics of golf to individuals with disabilities. GolfAbility workshops and outings have … Continue reading

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Hospital To Host CarFit Event

Program promotes vehicle safety for older drivers A CarFit event, which offers older adults the opportunity to check how well their personal vehicles “fit” them, will take place at Helen Hayes Hospital on Saturday April 30, 2011 from 9:00 am … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Adapted Sports & Recreation Expo

Helen Hayes Hospital will host its fourth annual “Adapted Sports & Recreation Expo” on Saturday, April 16, 2011 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the physical rehabilitation hospital in West Haverstraw. The event is free of charge and is … Continue reading

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Hospital Schedules Workshops in Assistive Technology

The Arnold Goldman Center for Assistive Technology at Helen Hayes Hospital is offering a series of free workshops focusing on an array of assistive technology products and services. Such technology enables individuals with physical disabilities to function at a higher … Continue reading

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Fundraiser to Benefit Physical Rehabilitation Hospital

Foundation joins forces with New City businesses The Helen Hayes Hospital Foundation will host an “Apples Poker Run” on Sunday, March 6, 2011 from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. at Doyler & Dunney’s in New City, New York. The event, which … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Yoga Classes

Designed for individuals of varying abilities Helen Hayes Hospital will host a Basic Adapted Yoga program designed specifically for people of varying abilities. Classes will meet on six Wednesdays, including January 5, 12 and 19 and February 2.9 and 16, … Continue reading

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Adapted Skiing Programs Scheduled

This winter, Belleayre Mountain in Highmount, New York and Helen Hayes Hospital will be hosting a series of Adaptive Skiing Workshops. The events, which are open to individuals with disabilities, are being held in conjunction with Helen Hayes Hospital’s Adapted … Continue reading

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Hospital Blood Drive Scheduled

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will host a Blood Drive on Wednesday February 9, 2011, from 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM in the hospital’s auditorium. There is a continuous need for blood donors in the Hudson Valley region.  All … Continue reading

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Holiday Boutique Sale

The Helen Hayes Hospital Foundation and Volunteer Corps will host a Holiday Boutique Sale on Wednesday December 1, 2010 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the physical rehabilitation hospital in West Haverstraw. All proceeds will benefit the hospital’s not-for-profit … Continue reading

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Rehab Hospital Sponsors Professional Training

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw, New York will sponsor an International Bobath Instructors Training Association (IBITA) approved, Bobath three-week basic course on The Assessment & Treatment of Adults with Neurological Dysfunction on May 1-12 and October 12-17, 2011 at … Continue reading

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Hospital to Honor Former Patients

Helen Hayes Hospital will host its 110th annual “Honors Assembly” on Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 1:30 PM at the hospital in West Haverstraw. The event recognizes patients who have made outstanding progress in their physical rehabilitation programs over the … Continue reading

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Blood Drive Scheduled

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will host a Blood Drive on Wednesday October 13, 2010, from 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM in the hospital’s auditorium. There is a critical need for donors in the Hudson Valley regions. All eligible … Continue reading

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HHH to Host Osteoporosis Edu. Programs

The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program (NYSOPEP) headquartered at Helen Hayes Hospital will be offering comprehensive Bone Health Education Seminars this autumn. The seminars will be repeated on three dates: Tuesday, October 12, 2010, 10:30 am – … Continue reading

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Hospital to Offer Balance Program

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw is offering a three- part program on Improving Your Balance on October 12, 19 and 26, 2010. The program, which is free of charge and open to the public, is being held in celebration … Continue reading

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HHH Foundation & Nyack Hosp. Foundation Sponsor Women’s Health Event

“EmpowHERing Women” featuring Lisa Oz “EmpowHERing Women: an Evening of Learning, Loving & Living,” will take place on Thursday September 23, 2010 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Town & Country Caterers in Congers, New York. The event, which is … Continue reading

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Hospital to Accept Used Needles

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will be accepting used needles, lancets and syringes from Rockland County residents on Tuesday, July 6, 2010 from 10:00 AM until Noon and 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the hospital’s south loading dock. Continue reading

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HHH to Host Award Winning Author and Actor

Helen Hayes Hospital will host an “Evening with Malachy McCourt” on Wednesday, June 9, 2010 from 6:00 to 7:30 pm in the Atrium of the physical rehabilitation facility in West Haverstraw. Continue reading

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Blood Drive Scheduled

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will host a Blood Drive on Wednesday June 16, 2010, from 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM in the hospital’s auditorium. Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Adapted Water Sports Events

The Helen Hayes Hospital Adapted Sports & Recreation Program will host several water sports events this spring and summer. All programs are specially adapted to accommodate the varying needs of individuals with physical disabilities. A Water Ski Clinic will take … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Carfit Event

Program promotes vehicle safety for older drivers A CarFit event, which offers older adults the opportunity to check how well their personal vehicles “fit” them, will take place at Helen Hayes Hospital on Saturday April 17, 2010 from 9:00 am … Continue reading

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Adapted Sports Program Scheduled

The Helen Hayes Hospital Adapted Sports & Recreation Program announces its schedule of upcoming activities and events. All programs are specially adapted to accommodate the varying needs of individuals with physical disabilities. From water sports and gardening to cycling and … Continue reading

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Adapted Awareness Day Scheduled at Ski Mountain

The Helen Hayes Hospital Adapted Sports & Rec Program, in conjunction with Belleayre Mountain, will host an Adapted Awareness Day at the ski center on Sunday February 28, 2010. The event will take place at both lodges at Belleayre. Staff … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Adapted Sports & Recreation Expo

Helen Hayes Hospital will host its third annual “Adapted Sports & Recreation Expo” on Saturday, April 10, 2010 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the physical rehabilitation hospital in West Haverstraw. The event is free of charge and is … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Osteoporosis Educational Programs

The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program (NYSOPEP) headquartered at Helen Hayes Hospital will be offering comprehensive Bone Health Education Seminars this winter and spring. The seminars will be repeated on three dates: Wednesday February 24, 2010 9:45 … Continue reading

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Hospital Announces Spinal Cord Injury Support Group Speaker

The Helen Hayes Hospital Spinal Cord Injury Support Group announces the program for its Wednesday, February 3 meeting, which takes place at 6:00 pm in the second floor dining room. Jeff Adams, Founder of Marvel Wheelchairs will be the guest … Continue reading

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Blood Drive Scheduled

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will host a Blood Drive on Wednesday February 24, 2010, from 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM in the hospital’s auditorium. There is a critical need for donors in the Hudson Valley regions. All eligible … Continue reading

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Adapted Skiing Programs Scheduled

This winter, Belleayre Mountain in Highmount, New York and Helen Hayes Hospital will be hosting a series of Adaptive Skiing Workshops. The events, which are open to individuals with disabilities, are being held in conjunction with Helen Hayes Hospital’s Adapted … Continue reading

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Hospital Seeks Volunteers For Spinal Cord Injury Research Study Research Examines Development of New Therapeutic Approaches to Treat Paralysis and Other Movement Disorders

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw and The Wadsworth Center in Albany are recruiting volunteers to participate in a study of spinal reflex training, The results of this study will help to develop reflex training as a therapeutic treatment for … Continue reading

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