We Are Living The Legacy of Caroline Kline Galland

January 2, 2019

Over a century ago, with the conviction and compassion like no other, Caroline Kline Galland set out to change the world of senior care. As I look around, I am humbly in awe of all that our community has accomplished in building her Kline Galland into today’s Kline Galland. From a little house established with… Read More

The Age of Aging Differently.

August 31, 2018

Change is in the air, everywhere. Health care, especially senior health care, is a prime example. To fully appreciate the change I have in mind, merely look back to 1990’s. The advances in medicine and health care are staggering. We are experiencing – in fact demanding – a quality of care and options that not… Read More

The Only Constant is Change

December 20, 2017

The past 12 months has seen the future of health care discussed and debated as never before. It has caught the attention of the entire nation – quality-of-care and quality-of-life are front and center. That’s nothing new at Kline Galland. For over a century now, we have been shaping the future of senior care. It… Read More

Our Mission in Action

September 13, 2017

You might be surprised to see a very vibrant, handsome and engaging young man on the cover of the Autumn issue of Chai Lites. No, he’s not a volunteer. Todd, as you will read, was a patient in our Rehabilitation/Transitional Care Unit (TCU) who came to us flat on his back, and is now back… Read More

Never Rest on Your Laurels

June 21, 2017

I would like to begin by saying how much working with Josh Gortler has meant to me, both personally and professionally. It has been an honor, privilege and pleasure. Little did I know that when I accepted this position 11 years ago that I would begin a relationship with such a wonderful mentor, leader and… Read More

Memory Support at The Summit

March 22, 2017

We take great pride in launching The Summit’s new Memory Support Program. It has been under study and development for many, many months. The community asked for it and now they have it: a higher level of Assisted Living Memory Support within a Jewish setting. These “early stage” services are an alternative to the more… Read More

Choice, Choice, & More Choice

March 14, 2017

In the world of senior services, choice abounds. We know. Kline Galland has shaped the future of senior care for over a century. We continue to diversify services and quality-of-life care in response to the ever-changing needs of family and friends. The Summit at First Hill is a perfect example. Since the day it opened… Read More

“Welcome” New Board Members

February 1, 2017

After several months of assessing both needs and opportunities, the Kline Galland Board of Directors is proud to announce and welcome four new members: • DAVID FAIN: A wide range of hands-on involvement globally in financial risk management and stewardship, in addition to Jewish non-profit leadership. • RABBI JAMES MIREL: A guiding light in our… Read More

There’s More To Be Done

December 11, 2016

December 11, 2016 As the year draws to a close we have much to be proud of at Kline Galland: • At the Kline Galland Home we have added many new activities and programs for residents. • At The Summit at First Hill we are launching our new memory care assisted living program. • In… Read More

Looking Back, Looking Ahead.

September 12, 2016

As we approach 5777, I am so happy and proud of the changes the entire Kline Galland organization has made over the past few years. In previewing our upcoming newsletter, I am struck by the graph showing the tremendous growth of Kline Galland Home Health in such a short time. This vital service, along with… Read More