Norwegian Christian Home: 120 years and still going strong

November 2, 2023 | Wayne Daren Schneiderman

The Norweigian Christian Home and Health Center made it know this past Thursday, Oct. 26, that there is significantly more to Norweigians than visions of horned helments, longboats, and Nordic fighting men with swords and shields gleamin in the sun.

Post-Acute Care Administrator Receives ACHCA's Eli Pick Facility Leadership Award

May 2, 2023 | Washington D.C.

 The American College of Health Care Administrators (ACHCA) honors Anthony Restaino, CNHA, FACHCA, Administrator of Norwegian Christian Home and Health Center in Brooklyn, New York with the 2023 Eli Pick Facility Leadership Award. Only 2% of facilities nationwide met the initial selection criteria.

2023: Brooklyn Voted Norwegian Christian Home & Health Center Best Assisted Living!

2023 |

Since opening in 1903, the Norwegian Christian Home in Dyker Heights has established itself as the premier assisted living home in the region. Priding itself on compassion — which its mission says is “as natural as respiration” — the Norwegian Christian Home makes its residents feel at home and taken care of.

Honoree Myles Davis

Myles Davis is currently a consultant for NYU Langone in the areas of Government Relations & Community Affairs. He retired from Lutheran Medical Center/NYU Langone-Brooklyn in 2014 as Senior Vice President. He has a combined 45 years of service with LMC & NYU. During his tenure he was responsible for major modifications including the construction of a new Surgical Intensive Care Unit and the Expansion of the Emergency Department.

Within days after the World Trade Center attack on 9/11, Myles was asked by the Giuliani administration to take a leadership role in the opening & operation of the Family Assistance Center at Pier 94 on the West Side. The center offered a wide range of services to family members of victims as well as survivors of the tragedy.

Mr. Davis has also earned significant recognition for his community involvement, especially for his 20-year affiliation with BRAVO Volunteer Ambulance Service during which time he served as President, Chairman of the Board of Directors and as an Emergency Medical Technician.

Finally, Mr. Davis has been the recipient of numerous awards from community & government agencies including the N.Y.C Council, NYS. Assembly & Senate, the NYPD, FDNY & the Office of the Mayor. In December of 2001, he was appointed as an Honorary Deputy Fire Commissioner in recognition of his support & assistance to members of the department.