Every May, the Administration on Aging, part of the Administration for Community Living, leads our nation’s observance of Older American’s Month. The 2019 theme, Engage at Every Age, emphasizes that you are never too old (or young) to take part in activities that can enrich your physical, mental, and emotional well-being.
Heather Bale of Touchpoints at Chestnut and Fresh River Healthcare and Mary Ann Cirone, RN, of Home and Community Health Services will be hosting a special hospice program on October 10 beginning at 5 p.m.
The Suffield Senior Center and Emergency Aid Association have partnered to offer Beat Parkinson’s Today program which is based on national research around the benefit of exercise to alleviate Parkinson’s symptoms and slow the progression of the disease.
On June 13, the Suffield Senior Center held a Community Garden Dedication in recognition of their Community Garden Revitalization Project sponsored by a grant received from the North Central District Health Department through the Connecticut Department of Public Health with special assistance provided by Home Helpers of North Central Connecticut and The Potting Shed (Lauren Perleoni).