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Safety and Memory Challenges 3.20.19 at 10

Safety and Memory Challenges 3.20.19 at 10

Aging and Vision Loss Presentation 8/8 from 11 to 12

Aging and Vision Loss Presentation

The Healthy Aging Eye

Macular Degeneration and other Eye Diseases

Strategies for Everyday Activities

Presented by: Carol Curdo,
Massachusetts Association for the Blind & Visually Impaired

Date: Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Time: 11 AM – Noon
Where: RiverCourt Residences
8 West Main St, Groton, MA 01450
Light refreshments will be served

Vision loss has been linked to difficulties with daily living activities, high blood pressure, heart disease, strokes, falls, and depression. People frequently equate loss of visual function to old age and assume that nothing can be done to improve quality of life. However, many elders with vision loss are surprised to learn that they can continue many of the activities they enjoyed before.

Type 2 Diabetes Prevention 11/14 at 4:30

Type 2 Diabetes Complications and the Path to Prevention
(1 LICSW CEU, RN Contact Hour available)

Presented by:
Scherrie Keating RN, BSN, CDE
www.diabeteskareconsulting.com

on November 14th
at 4:30 to 6:30

snacks and refreshments will be served

Class Description:
According to the ADA, “despite the many advances in Diabetes care, 33-49% of patients still do not meet targets for glycemic, blood pressure or cholesterol control and only 14% meet targets for all three.” Attend this class, develop an improved understanding of microvascular and macrovascular Diabetes complications, recommended screenings and treatment options. Leave motivated and ready to empower your patients to start down the path of prevention, take control of their Diabetes ABC’s, reduce their risks of long term complications and ultimately live a longer, healthier life with Diabetes
at RiverCourt Residences

Please RSVP to Lauren at lmccaig@rivercourtresidences.com or 978-448-41228
8 West Main St. Groton, MA 01450 www.rivercourtresidences.com

The Savvy Caregivers Program

A Free six session training for caregivers caring for individuals with Alzheimer’s or related dementia.
Taking care of someone with Alzhimers or related dementia is specialized work. To do this work successfully, caregivers need special skills, knowledge and a positive attitude that helps them to care for themselves.

WEDNESDAYs JULY 12th – August 16th from 12:00 to 2:00
at Cooperative Elder Services
8 West Main St #2
Groton, MA 01463

For more information or to register
Please call Nicole Kanis,
Caregiver Specialist
nkanis@mhcc-1.org
978-446-1507

Holiday Craft Fair

HOLIDAY CRAFT FAIR

Sunday

December 4, 2016

1:00pm -3:00pm

Unique gift shopping for everyone on your list!!

 

Advance Directives

Join Us

Friday November 20

11:00 AM

RiverCourt Activity Room

 Laura Berg, RN and Nurse Liaison at HealthAlliance Home Health and Hospice

 presenting

 Advance Directives:

Understanding the legal documents in which a person specifies what actions should be taken for their health if they are no longer able to make decisions for themselves because of illness or incapacity.

 Discussion includes information on Health Care Proxy, Power of Attorney, and MOLST forms.

 As a nurse and advocate, Laura’s goal is to help residents and their families better understand this important topic.

We invite you to join us for this presentation and discussion.

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Groton 9.11 Memorial Luncheon

9.11 Memorial 2015 9.11 Memorial Residents 2015

RiverCourt provided the cake for the annual 9.11 Memorial and First Responders Recognition lunch at the Groton Fire Station.  Our Executive Director Sharon Amadon, escorted by residents Peg and Charlie Elwood, Peggy Braat and Tom Gianacakes delivered the cake prepared by our own Chef Liz, and stayed for the wonderful luncheon and ceremony.

Spring Open House

Join us on Sunday May 3

for a chance to see all that RiverCourt has to offer

11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Continental Brunch buffet, tours of our community and model apartmentsriver1878IMG_2797