Tuesday, April 20th, 2021


Talbot on Granby welcomes Ramps Across America founder

The Talbot on Granby recently hosted a reception for Ramps Across America Executive Director and Founder, Judy Head. Ramps Across America is a 501c3 non-profit organization whose mission is to provide individuals with mobility restrictions a safe ramp for their home. Its goal is to enable individuals to become as independent as their mobility allows.To celebrate the official christening of the Southside Division equipment trailer, guests were treated to heavy hors d'oeuvres and beverages and a chance to meet members of the Ramps Across America team and its supporters.

From left: Shaila Lopez and Steve Secondino of Home Instead Senior Care chatted with Judy Head.

From left: Odessa Jacocks, Sandy Freund and Andrea Freund perused the silent auction items.

Sally Kocen of the Frieden Agency visited with Buck Heffernan, Director of Ramps Across America's Southside Division.

Susan Antoni, Marketing Director for The Talbot on Granby, paused from her hostess duties to pose with Glenn Bixler, Comptroller for the Marine Corps Forces Atlantic.

Ramps founder Judy Head made the rounds to visit with the guests.

From left: Pam Matson, RN with Always Best Care, Jack Dye of Medical Transport, and Lindy Rinaldi of Medi Home Health and Hospice enjoy the opportunity to socialize.

The mood was set with soothing sounds of the saxophone played by Stan Howard.