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2 days 7 hours

Alzheimer's & Dementia Weekly Book of the Week and Video: "I'm Still Here" A New Philosophy of Alzheimer's Care

Alzheimer's & Dementia Weekly Book of the Week and Video

"I'm Still Here" A New Philosophy of Alzheimer's Care, 
discusses Dr. John Zeisel's highly effective non-drug treatments for Alzheimer's. The therapy starts with "The Arts" and expands into a spectrum of activities. See how it help patients, caregivers & families break through the barriers of Alzheimer's.

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Alzheimer's & Dementia Weekly Book of the Week and Video

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At Atria Stratford, you'll find a dedicated staff who understand the importance of balancing individual care with your independence. Whether you enjoy watching a movie in our theater, reading a novel in our library, or taking an excursion to nearby local shops, we are dedicated to helping you live life to the fullest.
Atria Stratford offers the following services:
•Staff available 24 hours a day
•Choice of apartments
•Anytime Café
•Full-time director of events and activities
•Emergency call system in every apartment

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At Atria Stratford, you'll find a dedicated staff who understand the importance of balancing individual care with your independence.

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Shoreline Area Senior Network, (SASN) October 2017 Meeting on Wednesday October 25, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM. Located at The Shoreline of Clinton 91 E Main Street Clinton, CT 06143.

Shoreline Area Senior Network, (SASN) Monthly Meeting on Wednesday October 25, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM. Located at The Shoreline of Clinton 91 E Main Street Clinton, CT 06143.

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You Asked for It -- A Full Hour of Networking!!!

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Shoreline Area Senior Network, (SASN) Monthly Meeting on Wednesday October 25, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM.

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CDC ~ October 15, 2017 is Global Handwashing Day: Hand Washing is one of the best ways to avoid getting sick and spreading germs to others. It’s simple: Wet, lather, scrub, rinse, and dry to keep your hands clean. Learn more about Global Hand Washing Day: See link below for more information!

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Artis Senior Living of Branford, CT Presents an Educational Workshop: "If I See Something, Do I Say or Do Something?" How do we assess changes with aging adults? On ​Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. Located at Artis Senior Living 814 East Main Street, Branford, CT

Artis Senior Living of Branford, CT Presents an Educational Workshop: "If I See Something, Do I Say or Do Something?"  How do we assess changes with aging adults? On ​Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 6:00 pm  to 7:30 pm. Located at Artis Senior Living 814 East Main Street, Branford, CT

5:30 - 6:00 pm registration & refreshments
6:00 - 7:30 pm program
If I See Something, Do I Have to Say or Do Something?
Artis Senior Living
814 East Main Street, Branford, CT

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Artis Senior Living of Branford, CT Presents an Educational Workshop: "If I See Something, Do I Say or Do Something?"  How do we assess changes with aging adults?

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5 days 9 hours

Connecticut State Senator George Logan's 2017 Senior Health and Wellness Fair at Ansonia’s Warsaw Park on Wednesday October 18, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. Located at Warsaw Park, 119 Pulaski Highway Ansonia, CT.

Connecticut State Senator George Logan's  2017 Senior and Wellness Health Fair at Ansonia’s Warsaw Park on Wednesday October 18, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. Located at  Warsaw Park, 119 Pulaski Highway Ansonia, CT. 

Representatives from many healthcare agencies will be on hand to give out information about products and services that benefit older adults and their health.

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Connecticut State Senator George Logan's  2017 Senior and Wellness Health Fair at Ansonia’s Warsaw Park on Wednesday October 18, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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Social Security Administration "BREAKING NEWS!" More than 66 million Americans will receive a 2.0 percent increase in their monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income benefits in 2018.

Social Security Administration "BREAKING NEWS!" More than 66 million Americans will receive a 2.0 percent increase in their monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income benefits in 2018. Visit our #SocialSecurityMatters blog post for more information: http://ow.ly/SqRZ30fR29W #COLA#CostofLivingAdjustment

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Social Security Administration "BREAKING NEWS!" More than 66 million Americans will receive a 2.0 percent increase in their monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income benefits

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Stress And Your Health

As we age it is important to make sure we have our health under control. Stress can have an impact on our bodies and health in ways that some people may not expect. McLean DDS created an infographic that shows how stress can hurt our overall health. To learn more visit https://www.mclean-dentist.com/

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As we age it is important to make sure we have our health under control. Stress can have an impact on our bodies and health in ways that some people may not expect.

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Social Security Giveth, Medical Costs Taketh Away

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Michelle Andrews  and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org 

 

Retirees spent on average more than a third of their Social Security benefits on out-of-pocket medical costs in 2014, according to a recent study. Even after factoring in other sources of income, medical spending still took a substantial 18 percent bite out of seniors’ total retirement income, the study found.

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Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Michelle Andrews  and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org 

 

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2017 Connecticut Chapter of the Case Management Society of America ~ CMSA Annual Case Management Conference on Saturday October 14, 2017 at the Mohegan Sun Casino 1 Mohegan Sun Blvd. Uncasville, CT 06382

2017 Connecticut Chapter of the Case Management Society of America / CMSA 12th Annual Connecticut Chapter Case Management Conference on Saturday October 14, 2017 at the Mohegan Sun Casino 1 Mohegan Sun Blvd. Uncasville, CT 06382

web page: http://www.acmaweb.org/net/chapter_site.aspx?pagedesired=home&eid=1525&c...

Event Date:   Saturday, October 14, 2017      

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2017 Connecticut Chapter of the Case Management Society of America / CMSA 12th Annual Connecticut Chapter Case Management Conference on Saturday October 14, 2017 at the Mohegan Sun Casino 1

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At Omaha Oral Surgery, we are experts in the field of oral surgery. Visit our website today to learn more.

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At Omaha Oral Surgery, we are experts in the field of oral surgery. Visit our website today to learn more.

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"New Haven Area Senior Network, NHASN October 2017 Meeting" on Wednesday October 18, 2017 starting at 8:00 am. Location/Host: Whitney Center 200 Leeder Hill Rd. Hamden CT. (South Entrance).​

"New Haven Area Senior Network, NHASN  October 2017 Meeting" on Wednesday October 18, 2017 starting at 8:00 am. Location/Host: Whitney Center 200 Leeder Hill Rd. Hamden CT. (South Entrance).

New Haven Area Senior Network, NHASN Meeting on Wednesday October 18, 2017 starting at  8:00 am. Location Host: Whitney Center 200 Leeder Hill Rd. Hamden CT. (South Entrance).

Co-sponsor: Connecticut In-Home Assistance

Speaker: Zach Dendas

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"New Haven Area Senior Network, NHASN  October 2017 Meeting" on Wednesday October 18, 2017 starting at 8:00 am. Location/Host: Whitney Center 200 Leeder Hill Rd. Hamden CT.

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The "Medical Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment, (MOLST)" Program is now available in Connecticut Statewide as of October 1, 2017, giving patients approaching the end stages of a serious life limiting illness or who are in a condition of chronic progressive frailty the ability to choose the medical treatments for their end-of-life care.

The "Medical Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment, (MOLST)" Program is now available in Connecticut Statewide as of October 1, 2017, giving patients approaching the end stages of a serious life limiting illness or who are in a condition of chronic progressive frailty the ability to choose the medical treatments for their end-of-life care.

 

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The "Medical Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment, (MOLST)" Program is now available in Connecticut Statewide as of October 1, 2017, giving patients approaching the end stages of a

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10 Ways to Reduce Patient Readmissions

Senior Help Desk Healthcare Blog by Vitas Healthcare  https://www.vitas.com

Communication and collaboration are the keys to reducing patient rehospitalization. Studies suggest that healthcare professionals, including physicians, hospital leadership, and assisted living or skilled nursing facility administrators, can avoid unnecessary and costly readmissions by working together. 

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Senior Help Desk Healthcare Blog by Vitas Healthcare  https://www.vitas.com

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Need a FLU SHOT? Join Us Next Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 for the Hamden Senior & Caregiver Resources Festival at the Thornton Wilder Auditorium at the Miller Memorial Library - 2901 Dixwell Avenue Hamden, CT from 9am to 12pm. Flu Shot will be provided by VNA Community Healthcare and many other screenings and great information on local resources. Stop by!

Need a FLU SHOT? Join us next Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 for The Hamden Chamber of Commerce's the Senior & Caregiver Resources Festival at the Thornton Wilder Auditorium at the Miller Memorial Library - 2901 Dixwell Avenue from 9am to 12pm. Flu Shot will be provided by VNA Community Healthcare and many other screenings and great information on local resources. Stop by!

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Need a FLU SHOT?

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