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Spring Speaker Series: Normal Aging vs. Memory Loss

Spring Speaker Series   Part 2: Normal Aging vs. Memory Loss When: Tuesday, April 30; 6:45—7:45pm Panel discussion with Dr. Robin Wilson MD, PhD Board Certified Neurologist LifeBridge Health Brain and Spine Institute; Dr. Frank Schindler, PhD and Anita Green, LPN Springwell Memory Care Director. Both Residents and Family Members are welcome to come to this… Read More

A Fast Break with Frank Cutko

Homestead Resident Spotlight: A Fast Break with Frank Cutko   Homestead residents Frank and Barbara Cutko moved in to their new apartment in October 2018. Just in time for March Madness, we chatted with Mr. Cutko, who officiated college basketball for 35 years. During his career, Frank officiated many major college basketball games throughout the… Read More

Chair Exercise Benefits Seniors of All Levels

Chair Exercise Benefits Seniors of All Levels According to the National Institute on Aging at NIH, exercise and physical activity are good for just about everyone, including older adults. No matter your health and physical abilities, you can gain a lot by staying active. In fact, at Springwell, fitness instructor Meg McNamara teaches a chair… Read More

Spring Speaker Series: Fitness and Exercise for Older Adults

Spring Speaker Series   Part 1: Fitness and Exercise For Older Adults When: Tuesday, March 26; 6:45—7:45pm Hear from Springwell’s Fitness Instructor, Meg McNamara; LifeBridge Health Personal Training Coordinator, Billy Wunderlich and LifeBridge Health Coordinator of Outpatient Rehabilitation, Cece Fortune. Both Residents and Family Members are welcome to come to this informative seminar. Seating is… Read More

The Golden Years: How to Tell if Your Loved One Needs Memory Care

How to Tell if Your Loved One Needs Memory Care By Phil Golden, Executive Director Caring for an older loved one is one of the most selfless and rewarding acts that we can do in our lifetime, but when a family member has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia, there may… Read More