FANWOOD, NJ -- Residents and staff members of the Chelsea Senior Living on South Ave. in Fanwood began receiving their COVID-19 vaccinations on Thursday, Jan 7.

The vaccine, given in two injections a month apart, were administered by a trained pharmacist from Walgreens, which is handling vaccines for thousands of long term care residents and staff.

Chelsea Senior Living owns and operates multiple senior living communities across New Jersey and New York. Each residence boasts quality care for older adults and peace of mind for families and loved ones. Chelsea Senior Living operates New Jersey facilities in Belvidere, Brick, Bridgewater, Clifton, East Brunswick, Fanwood, Manalapan, Marlboro, Monroe Township, Montville, Shrewsbury, Sparta, Tinton Falls, Toms River, Warren, and West Milford. It also has facilities in Greenburgh, NY, Plainview, NY, Rockville Centre, NY, The Residences at Plainview, NY, and Yaphank, NY.