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Events

Take a look at some of the events that are happening in the area!

Upcoming Events

(CEU) "Being Mortal" Film Screening and Discussion

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Join MetroWest Hospice specialists for a special film screening of "Being Mortal." These specialists will discuss key themes and implications for all us as we come to terms with our own eventual…

"Parkinson's and the Family Care Partner: What You Need to Know" Series

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Understanding Parkinson's Disease and the Role of the Family Caregiver: this is one of multiple Parkinson's talks offered monthly (4th Tuesday of every month). Join the American Parkinson Disease…

"Substance Abuse in the Older Adult Population" - a Panel Presentation

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Join us at Sunrise of Norwood for an Elder Service Providers meeting and presentation about substance abuse incidence in the older adult community.  Speakers include Casey Novacek, Lead SW at…

"Come Out to the Park!" Social Event

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Slide on in for a night of networking, delicious food, and special prizes! Cabot Park Village has all the bases covered with apps, beer, complimentary Sox caps, and more. Take a swing at winning…

Keeping Your Memory In Mind Part 1: "Boost your Brain: Eating for a Healthy Mind"

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Join Isabelita Rosati, MS, MPH, RD, LDN for part one of a three-part series: a discussion about utilizing nutrition to optimize brain health and preserving memory as we age. Find out how diets,…

Relax with Reiki

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Interested in learning more about the practice of Reiki? Come to an interactive session, led by Reiki practitioner and trainer, Elise Brenner. Reiki is a Japanese healing and mediation practice that…

"Music Therapy in Hospice and Palliative Care"

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Join us at Standish Village for a presentation by Seasons Hospice for an educational experience as we learn the science behind the art of music therapy. Indications, intervention techniques, and…

"The Science of Hope: Progress Toward a World without Alzheimer's Disease"

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Join Kelsey Gosselin, MA, Mgr of Medical and Scientific Research Engagement for the Alzheimer's Association for a presentation about the latest research in the field including resources for clinical…

(CEU) "Being Mortal" Film Screening and Discussion

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Improving our comfort with difficult patient conversations - a special screening and conversation about the Ground Breaking Film. Join our hospice specialists for a review of Being Mortal as this…

(CEU) "Alzheimer's Disease...Diabetes of the Brain?"

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Join us for a dine-and-dash event! Presentation by Scherrie Keating, with Diabetes Kare Consulting in partnership with Right at Home. This is an opportunity for health care professionals including…

(CEU) "The Gentle Swedish Art of Death Cleaning"

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In Sweden, there is a kind of decluttering called "dostadning." This surprising and invigorating process of clearing out unnecessary belongings can be undertaken at any age of life and has tremendous…

CANDLESTICK MEMORY CAFE - ALLSTON/BRIGHTON

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The Providence House in Brighton has teamed up with Presentation Rehabilitation and proudly presents Allston/Brighton's Candlestick Memory Cafe! A memory cafe is a welcoming place for people with…

Grand Opening of the BID-Needham Outpatient Clinical Center

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Join us for the GRAND OPENING EVENT of the Beth Israel Deaconess Outpatient Clinical Center in Needham! We will have food trucks, an official ribbon cutting, an open house, and plenty of family…

Free Community Lecture - Partners in Caregiving (PART 1)

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Join us at Newton-Wellesley Hospital for part 1 of a 3-part speaker series providing education and support to caregivers and individuals facing the challenges of Alzheimer’s Disease and related…

Aging in Waltham: What Every Caregiver and Senior Citizen Should Know (PART 2)

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Join us at the Waltham Senior Center for a variety of important community resources: Home Care, Adult Day Health, Springwell, and Hospice.   To register call 781.314.3499

(CEU) "Educate, Empower, and Prevent Serious Health Effects from Toxic Chemicals"

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Presentation by Scherrie Keating, Diabetes Care Consulting. Credit for 1 CEU RN/SW pending RSVP to Maria at 508.898.3490 extension 5050  

(CEU) Helping LBGTQ Adults Plan for Later Years

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Join us for a special professional education program that will discuss ways healthcare professionals can improve care specifically for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals and families…

(CEU) Helping LGBTQ Adults Plan for Later Years

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Join us for a special professional education program that will discuss ways health care professionals can improve care specifically for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals and families…

Annual FREE Skin Cancer Screening Event

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Newton-Wellesley Hospital is hosting their annual skin cancer screening event- FREE OF CHARGE! Registration is required: www.nwh.org/getscreened   Screenings will take place at the Wikstrom…

Aging in Waltham: What Every Caregiver and Senior Citizen Should Know (Part 3)

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Join us at the Waltham Senior Center for a panel series focusing on a variety of important community resources: Home Care, Adult Day Health, Springwell, and Hospice.   To register call 781.314.3499

WALK TO END ELDER ISOLATION

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Join FriendshipWorks for an amazing cause! On Sunday, May 19th, we will gather at the Rogerson House to walk the Jamaica Pond to show our support for older adults in Boston. Our participation…

Keeping Your Memory In Mind Part 2: "Prevention, Detection and Treatment of Memory Loss"

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Join Elizabeth Vassey, PSy.D. for part two of a three-part series: a discussion about preventing, detecting, and treating memory loss. We will discuss why early diagnosis of Mild Cognitive Impairment…

A Map Through the Maze (CEU)

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A Conference for Alzheimer's Care Professionals - Featuring Dementia Management in the Acute Care Setting and a New Track: Workforce Management and Training. Join us at the DCU Center in Worcester…

Seven Steps to Managing your Memory

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Concord's Emerson Hospital - Cheney Conference Room  Andew Budson MD at Professor at BU, Lecturer at Harvard Medical School, Chief of Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology at the VA will be leading a…

(CEU) "Suicidal Ideation in Hospice"

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Renee Goldstein Fixler of Good Shepherd Community Care will be leading this presentation. Renee has presented in numerous forums on end of life issues for Holocaust Survivors and their families,…

Free Community Lecture - Partners in Caregiving (PART 2)

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Join us at Newton-Wellesley Hospital for part 2 of a community speaker series providing education and support to caregivers and individuals facing the challenges of Alzheimer’s Disease and related…

CANDLESTICK MEMORY CAFE - ALLSTON/BRIGHTON

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The Providence House in Brighton has teamed up with Presentation Rehabilitation and proudly presents Allston/Brighton's Candlestick Memory Cafe! A memory cafe is a welcoming place for people with…

Free Community Lecture- Partners in Caregiving (PART 3)

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Join us at Newton-Wellesley Hospital for part 3 of a speaker series providing education and support to caregivers and individuals facing the challenges of Alzheimer’s Disease and related Dementias.…

(CEU) Annual Nursing Home Conference and Trade Show -- "The Evolving Nursing Home"

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Full day event with speakers Sarah Dereniuk-Dudley, MHA, NHA; Mitch Davidowitz, LISCW, MSW; Liane Zeitys, J.D., CELA; Catherine Congo MPA,HA and Adrianna Alpaugh MSW. For more information on…

Keeping Your Memory in Mind Part 3: "Memory Help in the Digital Era"

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Expert Rhoda Au, Ph.D. will explain current ideas on identifying factors for early detection of Alzheimer's disease. Learn how digital technology can offer solutions to modify those risks and…

CANDLESTICK MEMORY CAFE - ALLSTON/BRIGHTON

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The Providence House in Brighton has teamed up with Presentation Rehabilitation and proudly presents Allston/Brighton's Candlestick Memory Cafe! A memory cafe is a welcoming place for people with…

2019 WALK TO END ALZHEIMER'S

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WALK WITH SHS! Reclaim the future for millions! Join our team for the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's®, the nation's largest event to raise awareness and funds to fight Alzheimer's…

(CEU) "Compassion Amid the Confusion" - The Annual Alzheimer's, Dementia, and Memory Care Conference

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Join us at St. Patrick's Manor for the Annual Alzheimer's, Dementia, and Memory Care Conference. This event counts as 6.0 CEU credits for Nurses, Social Workers, Administrators, and other Health…