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KSI Holds Ribbon Cutting for Renovated Health & Wellness Center
6/17/2016 - Kent-Sussex Industries, Inc. (KSI) held a ribbon cutting ceremony for its renovated Health & Wellness Center. Funding this project was a collaborative effort with donations from: Delaware Community Foundation, Discover Bank, Merck Foundation, Hertrich Toyota, Greater Cincinnati Foundation, The P&G Fund of the Greater Cincinnati Foundation, Gannett Foundation, Milford Lions Club-Eunice Reed Foundation, M&T Charitable Foundation, Safeway Foundation, Walmart Foundation, Village Improvement Association, Bryan & Suzy Hutchison, Dr. Thomas & Susie Kelly, Peter & Mary Ann Varanko, and donors who wish to remain anonymous.
In a typical day, approximately 40 people access KSI’s Health & Wellness Center. Some individuals need personal care assistance, some need a shower, and others need assistance with monitoring their needs. Some individuals regularly check their blood pressure, another person has a nurse that checks their blood glucose and administers insulin, other individuals are monitored to ensure their medications are being taken correctly. The Health & Wellness Center also has accessible uni-stall bathrooms. For more information about KSI, contact Alicia Hollis, KSI Director of Community Relations at 302-422-4014 ext. 3015 or hollisa@ksiinc.org.