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The Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center

For more than 45 years, has promoted and advanced the welfare of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center, members of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), through innovative fund-raising events.

Since 1966, the Auxiliary has lead the way in raising funds to support many initiatives of the hospital such as purchasing a new four wheel drive ambulance, wheelchairs, state-of-the-art medical equipment, Lifeline Personal Response System units for home-bound and the elderly, a state-of-the-art Blood Chemistry Analyzer and a back-up server for medical records. Additionally, the Auxiliary conducts various events and sponsors an array of programs throughout the year such as:

  • The annual Antique Flea Market
  • Harvest Moon Ball
  • Thrift Shop
You can learn more at www.MargaretvilleHospitalAuxiliary.org

If you are interested in learning more about and how you can become an invaluable member of a dedicated team of individuals, please contact us at 845.586.3737 Annual membership is $10 and you can join the Auxiliary at the Thrift Shop, online at

or by mail:

Margaretville Hospital Auxiliary
P. O. Box 51
Margaretville, NY 12455

All Auxiliary members receive a 10% discount at the Catskill’s Recreation Center when taking out a full year membership, and a 10% discount at the Thrift shop (not including special sale days).

Include your name, address, telephone number and email address.

The Wellness Committee works in collaboration with the Central Catskills Chamber of Commerce, the Delaware County Cooperative Extension and other organizations concerned about the good health and well being of the citizens of the Central Catskills.

Blood Drives

  • November 24, 2019 (1:30-4:30pm) at Mountainside Residential Care Center

Community Programs

COPD classes

  • November 21, 2019 in the Classroom at Margaretville Hospital

The Margaretville Hospital Respiratory Program Presents a Free Workshop:

Learn More About COPD - So You Can Do More For It

For more info call 845.586.2631 x 3183

Margaretville Hospital
42084 Route 28
Margaretville, NY

In addition to monthly meetings to which all are invited, John Riedl, former Superintendent of Margaretville Central School and Dr. Diana Mason host alternating weekly programs on WIOX 91.3 FM and stream at wioxradio.org. This is also broadcast on Margaretville Telephone Company Cable channel 20 locally.

The Wellness Committee which is a branch of the Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center will develop and support programs that enhance the physical, mental, emotional, social and spiritual well being of our rural community. The committee which meets once a month on the second to last Thursday of each month in the Margaretville Hospital Classroom is currently working on the following topics:

  • Healthy Habits
  • County Health Rankings
  • Heroin Issues and opioid crisis
  • VAP Mental Health Grant
  • Ways of informing the community about its work through a community bulletin board
  • Catskills Addiction Coalition team member
  • Transportation issues in Delaware County

In cooperation with the Catskill’s Recreation Center and in keeping with the quest for wellness in our community, we are happy to announce that the CRC now offers a 10% discount on a full year's membership to all Auxiliary members. Inquire at the Rec Center for more information.

Join the Auxiliary. Join the CRC. Get healthy!

Committee Members

Chris Esola
Joyce Saint George
Donna Leroy
Diana Mason
Margaret McGrath
Artie Martello
Robbie Martin
Mark Pohar
Rina Reba
John Riedl (chairperson)
Arnie Schwartz
Gisele Tombette

Harvest Moon Ball

2020 Date TBD

Fundraising efforts will help fund:

For our 5 Star Nursing Home, Mountainside Residential Care Center

  • A new larger passenger van for our residents
  • Furniture, carpeting and flooring for a more welcoming and comfortable environment

And for Margaretville Hospital

  • A new Ultrasound machine for the ED Department

Your donation, big or small will help us to continue providing superior services for our community. Click the button below. Please provide us with your address and email when you check out. Thanks so much.

Thrift Shop Hours:

Wednesday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Thursday Noon - 4 p.m.
Friday Noon - 4 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

The auxiliary sells: books, cds, dvds, crafts, shoes, boots, men's/women's/children clothing, coats, handbags, all linens, quilts, blankets, table clothes, etc, all housewares, small appliances, art pieces, antiques and more.

Auxiliary members receive a 10% discount at the Thrift shop (not including special sale days). Annual membership is $10 and you can join the Auxiliary at the Thrift Shop, online at

or by mail:

Margaretville Hospital Auxiliary
Attn: Membership
PO Box 51
Margaretville, NY 12455

Please include your name, address, telephone number and email address.

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