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Virtual Salute to Service Tributes to Honor Veterans

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected so many services for the seriously ill, including Gilchrist’s We Honor Veterans program. Because of the virus, Gilchrist has temporarily suspended veteran volunteer visits to patients. This initially put a halt to our Salute to Service tributes that honor anyone who has served in the military along with their families. …

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Veterans Celebration

EVENT CANCELLED: Gilchrist Holds Third Annual Veterans Celebration

Gilchrist’s third annual Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day Celebration is scheduled for Sunday, March 22, 2020. The event will be held at Martin’s West, 6817 Dogwood Rd., Windsor Mill, MD 21244. The Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day Celebration is a day to honor and thank the men and women in our community who served during the …

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Vet-to-Vet Cafes Bring Veterans Together at Assisted Living Facilities

Eight veterans gathered in the dining room of Oakcrest assisted living facility on a recent morning to reminisce and share stories about their military experiences. Known as ‘Vet-to-Vet Cafés,’ these gatherings are part of Gilchrist’s We Honor Veterans program, which addresses the growing need for veteran-centered care, especially as veterans age. Gilchrist volunteer Mike Lachance, …

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