Category Archives: Memory Care

Harris Hill Resident Janet Austin Celebrates 100th Birthday

Janet Austin, a resident at The McGuire Group’s Harris Hill Nursing Facility in Lancaster will celebrate her 100th birthday on April 28th. She was born in 1920 in Niagara Falls, NY to Mary and William Lyall. William immigrated to the United States from Scotland and Mary came from Liverpool. Janet met her future husband, the […]

The McGuire Group’s Support Groups – Memory Loss, Caregiving, Bereavement

Being a caregiver requires patience, understanding and creativity. Knowledge is essential for being proactive and anticipating hazards or issues before they arise. One of the best ways to learn effective caregiving techniques is to attend a support group. You’ll be surprised at the tips you can pick up, the friendships you’ll make and the emotional […]

Multi-County Art Auction to Benefit Alzheimer’s Association

For More Information, Please Contact: Dawn Harsch, Communications Director, (716) 479-3865 Artists from Erie and Niagara Counties were honored during a Memories in the Making Tea and Art Auction held at Northgate Health Care Facility in North Tonawanda recently. Artists had their framed watercolor artwork available as part of a silent auction held to benefit […]

Harris Hill Residents Help Butterflies Take Flight

Residents at Harris Hill Nursing Facility in Lancaster hosted a butterfly release celebration in the courtyard recently. It was a beautiful sight to see the delicate creatures fly off into the sunny sky!   Harris Hill Nursing Facility provides 24-hour skilled nursing care, post-hospital and outpatient rehabilitation, Journeys palliative care, memory care and respite/short-term care. […]

Modifications to 2016 Memory Care Support Groups

The McGuire Group’s Harris Hill Nursing Facility, 2699 Wehrle Drive, Williamsville will be hosting a new support group for the 2016 year. Two groups will be held on Wednesday, January 13th at Harris Hill Nursing Facility in Lancaster.   A NEW wives support group will be held at 3 pm, and a daughter’s support group will […]