CHH Auxiliary Awards 2019 Scholarships

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital’s (CHH) Auxiliary has awarded twelve local students $1,000 scholarships to pursue higher education opportunities in the healthcare field. With friends and family in attendance, Auxiliary members presented the awards to the students who earned the honor after a thorough review process of many qualified candidates. The awardees were Marie Bate, Erin Gonchar, Grace Kryzanski, Madison McCarthy, Karoline …

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NWCT’s “Fit Together” making progress promoting healthy lifestyles

Northwest Connecticut’s “Fit Together” NWCT community health initiative has been very busy over the past year building healthy kids and families by promoting wholesome eating and active lifestyle programs. The group’s Executive Director Carla Angevine and Program Coordinator Jessica Stewart have been developing and presenting an array of initiatives with the group’s steering and marketing committees made up of local …

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CHH Auxiliary June Artist of the Month Now Showing

The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) Auxiliary is featuring the artwork of Nancy Lundberg Vigeant now through early July 2019 in the hospital’s main lobby hallway, 540 Litchfield Street, Torrington. The public is invited to view and buy the works during regular visiting hours as part of the Auxiliary’s ongoing “Artist of the Month” program. A portion of the proceeds from …

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Gut Health Talk Being Held June 17th in Litchfield

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) and the Litchfield Community Center will present a Health Talk “Follow your gut! – Why a healthy gut makes a healthy you!” by Torrington Gastroenterologist Chioma Anjou, M.D., MPH, on Monday, June 17th. Learn why gut health is so important! Discussion will address common causes of common ailments such as reflux, gluten sensitivity and celiac disease, …

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CHH Presents Navigating the “What Ifs” During the Golden Years

Life in general can be filled with the unexpected. CHH is presenting a free program, “Navigating the ‘What ifs’ during Your Golden Years,” on Thursday, June 20, 2019, 12 to 1 p.m., at the CHH Hungerford Center Conference Room, 780 Litchfield Street, Torrington, CT. The event will cover topics such as: What are the varying levels of care; what types …

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CHH Pulmonary Fibrosis Support Group to meet June 4th

Family and caregivers are invited to the next meeting of the CHH Pulmonary Fibrosis Support Group on Tuesday, June 4, from 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. at the Charlotte Hungerford Hospital Hungerford (CHH) Center Conference Room, 780 Litchfield Street, Torrington, CT. Annie Lucas, a Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Ambassador and recent lung transplant recipient from Virginia, will present “Life After Transplant,” which …

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CHH Auxiliary May Artist of the Month Now Showing

The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) Auxiliary is featuring the artwork of Tom Hlas now through early June 2019 in the hospital’s main lobby hallway, 540 Litchfield Street, Torrington. The public is invited to view and buy the works during regular visiting hours as part of the Auxiliary’s ongoing “Artist of the Month” program. A portion of the proceeds from sales …

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CHH Recognizes Hospital Employee Service

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) paid special thanks to its staff at their annual Employee Service Recognition Dinner held recently at Fairview Farms Golf Club. Each year during national hospital week, full-time, part-time and per diem employees are selected and honored based on their years of service in 5-year increments. This year, the hospital recognized a total of 117 employees celebrating …

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