You worked hard all of your life, now you’re at an age where you can sit back and watch the growth off the seeds that you planted along the way. You want to relax and enjoy life. But what if you needed a little help? Maybe you’re recovering from a recent surgery or taking care of your house is becoming increasingly difficult.
Helen Heying has been named Duneland Family YMCA's Senior of the Month for September. The Y Senior Center offers fitness classes such as Silver Sneakers and Building Fit Friends and other entertainment opportunities for older active adults such as shared meals, movie days and board games. It offers older active adults the opportunity to cultivate friendships, sustain existing friendships and stay active in the community by promoting healthy living.
You’ve heard of Symphony of Dyer and Symphony of Crown Point, right? Well, there is about to be another addition to the Northwest Indiana medical resort locations. Symphony of Chesterton is under construction and is set to open in only a few months.
Some exciting news just generated from Residences at Deer Creek. Three valuable employees were recognized by the Indiana Assisted Living Association. Melissa Huffman - Marketing Director, Karen Ayersman - Executive Director, and Robert Petty - Plant Director of Plant Operations all received awards during the INALA Awards Program.
Ericka Hankins is a passionate person who is a perfect fit among the people at FirstLight HomeCare. She’s coming up on her one-year anniversary at the business, and she has loved every minute of it.
Senior citizens are at risk for different oral health issues than those of younger people. But there are ways to combat those problems, and we at Dr. Keary Bewick, DDS can help! Below are dental problems that seniors can experience and ways to deal with them.
Coming up the Saturday is the 2015 Northwest Indiana Heart Walk for Porter County. The Heart Walk is championed by the American Heart Association, a nonprofit organization dedicated to building healthier lives which are free of stroke and cardiovascular diseases.
Did you know that September is Healthy Aging® Month? Yes, this month is dedicated to those ages 45 or better, focusing on the positive aspects of getting older. The observance was created by Carolyn Worthington, editor-in-chief of Healthy Aging® Magazine who thought it was high time to draw attention to the fact that it's never too late to start something new and to take care of yourself.
Evelyn Laesch has called the sky her home all of her life. A former beauty shop owner, Evelyn left the ground as much as she could to do what she really loved.
When Methodist Hospital was approached by AARP Smart Driver Instructor, Jeanette Pike, to be a host site for their Smart Driver Course the answer was obvious since the majority of trauma cases seen at Methodist Hospitals Northlake Campus Trauma Center are motor vehicle accidents.
Residences at Deer Creek has some wonderful people in its employ. Within the pleasant purlieu one can find Robert Petty, Director of Plant Operations. Robert is a genial fella with a penchant for old baseball caps. Liking to work with his hands, Robert has been helping to shape the environment and the attitudes of the people at Residences at Deer Creek for the past three years.