Tag Archives: dementia

Springwell Welcomes Peabody Graduate Student as New Musician in Residence

Springwell is pleased to announce Cameron Welke as the community’s new Musician in Residence.

Combating Anxiety Later in Life

Many of us suffer from anxiety, and anxiety effects many older Americans with surprising frequency. In fact, some reports estimate anxiety affects between 10 and 20 percent of the older population and the percentage increases in older adults with a chronic illness or any physical disability.  This helpful article talks about late-life anxiety coping mechanisms and methods to… Read More

A Conversation about Dementia March 20th

Springwell will be hosting a workshop along with the Alzheimer’s Association including “Tips on how to have honest and caring conversations with family  members” about things like: Going to the doctor Deciding when to stop driving Making legal and financial Plans. All are welcome!  This will be held at Springwell Senior Living, Thursday, March 20th… Read More

Exceptional Employees Recognized for 3rd Quarter

Employees from three different departments are recognized this quarter for their wonderful service to Springwell residents. They were nominated by residents and/or supervisors. This quarter’s award goes to Ray McFadden, hospitality services; Keyana Rainey, CNA; and Donald Actie, transportation and front desk. Ray McFadden, a member of the culinary team, has worked at Springwell for… Read More

Alzheimer’s Walk at Springwell Friday September 27th!

We invite your involvement in some  fun activities at Springwell to help support a great cause – namely, research by the Alzheimer’s Association to help find a cure for a disease that impacts far too many families.  This Friday, Sept 27th join us at 2:00 pm for an on-campus walk with residents and staff.  (This is a… Read More