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Transitional Care at Friendly Home

Successful Results Start With Our Personalized Approach

Our state-of-the-art center helps patients recovering from illness or injury to regain strengths and capabilities through an interdisciplinary approach. A balance of personalized care and unparalleled comforts focuses on individual needs to get you back to health, back to home and back to you.

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Shireen Bertino

Director of Social Work & Admissions


Don’t Miss Our Job Fair

Thursday, 9/14, 11:00am to 5:00pm at the Friendly Home, 3156 East Avenue in Brighton.

On-the-spot interviews, light refreshments and raffle drawings for gift cards! Current opportunities available at both Friendly Home and Cloverwood, including: Dining/Servers & Cooks, Certified Nursing Assistants, Licensed Practical Nurses/LPN Supervisors, Resident Care Aides, Maintenance, Groundskeepers, Security, Environmental Services, and per diem Social Worker.

Wednesday, October 18, 2023
5:30 PM

Please join us at the George Eastman Museum to celebrate the Friendly Senior Living team for all of their incredible work to provide pitch perfect experiences for our Members and residents each day.

Lovejoy Fast Facts

  • 1999
    Year Founded
  • 16
  • 100%
    Satisfaction with Rehabilitation Therapy
  • 200+
    Patients Served Each Year

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Lovejoy Experience

Located within the Friendly Home, this separate wing is for individuals requiring a short stay following an illness, accident or injury. Most patients will receive physical and/or occupational therapy in our state-of-the-art gym provided by experienced professionals.

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At Lovejoy, we believe you should be pampered during your stay with us! As you work with our staff to get back to health and back to home, you may enjoy an array of amenities provided for your comfort and enjoyment.

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Our Approach

Our interdisciplinary approach will help you regain independence and rebuild strengths and capabilities.

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What’s Happening at Lovejoy?

House Calendar (October)

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In a very trying time, this was a wonderful experience. Each and every one of the physical therapists treated me with great care and dignity. I will highly recommend the Friendly Home to anyone I know who needs transitional care!
You have the friendliest, most helpful staff imaginable! Everyone always has a smile and a pleasant word.
I was completely satisfied with the care I received.
Thank you for taking such good care of me and getting me strong enough to go home. You have an exceptional rehab!
I was pleased from the moment I was brought in with the care and respect I received. Everyone kept me on track for a successful return home.
I felt as though I was wrapped in a bubble of love and I got tremendous help!
You have outstanding employees. I could not have asked for a better group of people to care for me, resulting in a quick recovery.
If I need to go to rehab again, it will be at Lovejoy at the Friendly Home!