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Enjoy yourself and support VNA Community Healthcare! On Wednesday March 22, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm at "It Adventure Course at Jordan's Furniture" 4 Long Wharf Dive New Haven, Connecticut

Enjoy yourself and support VNA Community Healthcare!

    Stop in between 1:00 pm  to  9 pm  on March 22, 2017  and enjoy pizza at Blaze Pizza, ice cream at Scoop It and take on the It Adventure Rope Course at Jordan's Furniture in New Haven. Show our special flyer on you phone or a hard copy, and VNA Community Healthcare will receive 20% of the proceeds! It's a fun way to give back!

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1 day 9 hours

To Help or Not to Help

 

By Linda Ziac

February 25, 2017

The Caregiver Resource Center

www.CaregiverResourceCenter.com

 

 

A recurrent theme that I hear from families is the fear of broaching the subject of whether a senior is capable of caring for themselves. In addition, once it’s clear that there is a need for assistance, there is often confusion as to what’s the best way to proceed.

 

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By Linda Ziac

February 25, 2017

The Caregiver Resource Center

www.CaregiverResourceCenter.com

 

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2 days 2 hours

VNA Community Healthcare Hosts: "Breakfast in Bloom" our annual spring fundraiser on Tuesday May 2, 2017 from 7:45 am to 9:30 pm at WoodWinds 29 School Ground Road Branford, Connecticut 06405

VNA Community Healthcare Hosts: "Breakfast in Bloom" our annual spring fundraiser

On Tuesday May 2, 2017 from 7:45 am to 9:30 pm at Wood Winds 29 School Ground Road Branford, Connecticut 06405

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2 days 2 hours

Alzheimer's Foundation of America Presents: " Concepts in Care Educational Conference " on Friday May 5, 2017 from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm at the New York Hilton Midtown 1335 Avenue of the Americas New York, New York 10019 This Event is Free !

 

Alzheimer's Foundation of America Presents: " Free Concepts in Care Educational Conference Details: 

DATE & TIME:   Friday, May 5, 2017 from  8:30 am to 2:30 pm

LOCATION:  New York Hilton Midtown – Trianon Ballroom – 1335 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10019

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2 days 6 hours

Maplewoods at Orange, CT Presents: "Celebration of Mardi Gras 2017 a Professional Networking Social" on Tuesday February 28, 2017 from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm LOCATION: Maplewoods at Orange Located at 245 Indian River Rd, Orange, CT 06477

2 days 6 hours

Greater Bridgeport Elderly Services Council / GBESC MARCH 2017 MEETING: On Wednesday March 1, 2017 starting at 8:30 am Located at St Joseph's Center 6448 Main Street Trumbull, CT 06611

2 days 7 hours

Artis Senior Living of Reading, PA Presents: "Humor as a Coping Strategy for Alzheimer and Dementia" on Tuesday March 14, 2017 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at Artis of Reading 1100 Main Street Reading, Massachusetts

2 days 8 hours
By: Marcied

As we age change can happen quickly. It is important to plan a path support the transitions that will occur.
Elder Pathways is a Geriatric Care Management Service dedicated to supporting Elders and their families through the transitions of Aging.
Services Include:

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As we age change can happen quickly. It is important to plan a path support the transitions that will occur.

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2 days 11 hours

The Shoreline Area Senior Network, (SASN) Presents: "Staying at Home and the Possible Transitioning, Stay In My Home or Move?" Workshop on Saturday March 11, 2017 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the The Village at Mariner's Point 203-787-8444 111 South Shore Drive East Haven, CT 06512

 The Shoreline Area Senior Network, (SASN) Presents: "Staying at Home and the Possible Transitioning, Stay In My Home or Move?"

DATE & TIME:  Saturday March 11, 2017 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

LOCATION:  The Village at Mariner's Point 203-787-8444 111 South Shore Drive   East Haven, CT 06512

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 The Shoreline Area Senior Network, (SASN) Presents: "Staying at Home and the Possible Transitioning, Stay In My Home or Move?"

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2 days 12 hours

Alzheimer's Foundation of America Presents: " Concepts in Care Educational Conference " on Friday May 5, 2017 from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm at the New York Hilton Midtown 1335 Avenue of the Americas New York, New York 10019 This Event is Free !

 

Alzheimer's Foundation of America Presents: " Free Concepts in Care Educational Conference Details: 

DATE & TIME:   Friday, May 5, 2017 from  8:30 am to 2:30 pm

LOCATION:  New York Hilton Midtown – Trianon Ballroom – 1335 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10019

SCHEDULE:

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Alzheimer's Foundation of America Presents: " Free Concepts in Care Educational Conference Details: 

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2 days 15 hours

The Medical University of South Carolina's Center on Aging Hosts: " Senior Expo" On Thursday March 23, 2017 Located at Omar Convention Center Mount Pleasant, SC. We hope to see you there! For more information see the link below

2 days 16 hours

Masonicare of Wallingford, CT "Now Offers a New Grief Support Group" for Men & Women- meets the 1st Thursday of each month in Wallingford. All are welcome! For a full listing of support groups visit our calendar at the link below

2 days 17 hours

Griffin Hospital in Derby, CT offers support groups for anyone experiencing the loss of a loved one

Griffin Hospital offers support groups for anyone experiencing the loss of a loved one. The meetings provide grief education and support to ease the pain of loss while encouraging healing and growth.

Groups are facilitated by the Department of Spiritual Care and Education Staff. The groups do require pre-registration due to the limited capacity. For more information please contact the Department of Spiritual Care at: 203-732-1100 or 203-732-1132 

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Griffin Hospital offers support groups for anyone experiencing the loss of a loved one.

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2 days 17 hours

VNA Community Healthcare Hosts: "Breakfast in Bloom" our annual spring fundraiser on Tuesday May 2, 2017 from 7:45 am to 9:30 pm at WoodWinds 29 School Ground Road Branford, Connecticut 06405

3 days 15 hours

Oncologists Refer Patients Earlier to Hospice

seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog by Vitas Healthcare

Treating Referrals as Quality Measures

By treating referral for hospice care as a quality measure, an Ohio healthcare system has seen the doubling of the hospice length of stay (LOS) among cancer patients referred by its oncologists in private practice, from a median of 19.7 days to a median of 39.6 days—and all within one year, according to a report on the project presented at the 2016 Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium in September.

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seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog by Vitas Healthcare

Treating Referrals as Quality Measures

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3 days 16 hours

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