Delano Competes in Shooting World Championships
July 18 2014
Tammy Delano, a member of Sitrin’s STARS (Success Through Adaptive Recreation and Sports) program and native of Rome, NY, will compete in the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) World Championships July 18-26 in Suhl, Germany.
Youth Fishing Derby at Camp Sitrin!
July 15 2014
The Central New York (CNY) Youth Fishing Educators Youth Fishing Derby will be held Sunday, July 20, 2014 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Camp Sitrin on Graffenburg Road in Frankfort. The event, co-sponsored by the Sitrin Health Care Center, is free for all children 15 years of age and younger. Children are required to be accompanied by an adult
Sons of the American Legion, R Kirk Parkhurst Post 1448 generously donated $3,500 to Sitrin’s Stars & Stars Run-Walk on June 18, 2014. Members raised the funds through their annual golf tournament, which was held at the Shamrock Golf & Country Club in Oriskany in May.
Sitrin will launch its 19th annual Harley-Davidson motorcycle raffle on July 4th this year! One lucky winner will ride away on a 2015 Street Glide FLHX, which is Harley’s best-seller year after year. This popular bike is worth more than $21,000 and features the High Output Twin Cam 103™ engine.
Team Evan, of Sitrin’s Stars & Stripes Run/Walk, will host a Sky Lantern Event at the Town of Paris Recreational Park on Sunday, June 29, 2014. Proceeds will support the third annual Stars & Stripes Run/Walk, which benefits Sitrin’s Military Rehabilitation Program.
The New Hartford American Legion Post 1376 Auxiliary recently made a generous contribution of $5,600 to the Sitrin Stars & Stripes Run-Walk to support the organization’s Military Rehabilitation Program. The Auxiliary raised these funds through a wine tasting event held on March 22nd at the New Hartford American Legion.
The Sitrin STARS (Success Through Adaptive Recreation and Sports) paddling program is welcoming new participants! The program offers several outings for individuals with physical disabilities throughout the summer and fall. Family members and caregivers are also invited to participate.
With summer just around the corner, Sitrin is offering an early bird discount to families who register for its Traveling Summer Day Camp before June 1, 2014. The program, which is based at the Sitrin Health Care Center on Tilden Avenue in New Hartford, gives children of all abilities an opportunity to have a fun-filled summer and visit different locations every day! The camp welcomes children ages six to 14, though space is limited and filling quickly.
Sitrin has some new technology to help people whose ears are ringing or who can’t swallow food safely – health problems that can prove debilitating for many patients.
Following the premier of “Changing Sports, Changing Lives,” a documentary that explores the history of adaptive sports, the Syracuse University Sports Management Club presented Sitrin STARS (Success Through Adaptive Recreation & Sports) athlete Hermin Garic with the “Perseverance in Sports” Award on Monday, April 28.