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Community Hospital Fitness Pointe Offers Specialty Exercise Classes for Baby Boomers


Community Hospital Fitness Pointe, a medical fitness facility in Munster, offers a number of effective programs and classes led with guidance by certified, trained staff to help improve overall health and well-being. One of the newest classes is called FLEE (Functional Living Exercises for Everyone) that includes exercises specifically geared to active older adults.

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Meet Charlotte Read - Duneland Family YMCA Senior of February 2016

Meet_Charlotte_Read_-_Duneland_Family_YM-1Charlotte Read, Duneland Family YMCA February Senior of the Month, was born in Chicago on March 27, 1929. She Attended Parkside Elementary School and finished her undergraduate education at Hyde Park High School. She then attended the University of Illinois from which she received her Bachelors of Arts Degree in 1950. She graduated with highest honors and was recognized for her achievements by membership in the Phi Beta Kappa. She then continued her post-graduation study by attending classes at Northwestern, Purdue, and Valparaiso Universities.

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Trilogy Health Services: Compassionately Committed to Excellence


Trilogy Health Services came to fruition thanks to the hard work and know how of Randy Bufford, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Trilogy. Since 1997, Trilogy has been serving the elderly in our communities. With 99 campuses across four states in the Midwest, Trilogy’s reach is wide and impactful.

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Symphony of Chesterton Welcomes First Resident into the Fold


Symphony of Chesterton opened its doors on January 12, 2016, and began welcoming residents into their new home.

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Duneland Y Names Nancy Zlamal Senior of January 2016

Duneland_Y_Names_Nancy_Zlamal_Senior_of_-1Through its senior of the month, the Duneland YMCA Senior Center commemorates the life of its members. This month the Y is honoring Senior Center Coordinator Nancy Zlamal as their Senior of the Month.

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Rittenhouse Senior Living of Valparaiso and Portage Participate in Home Instead's 2015 Be a Santa to a Senior Program


How the program works is simple. You go into either the Valpo or Portage location and seek out their specially designated tree that has ornaments with names of different residents on them. As well as names are lists of what a resident needs or would like to have as a gift this Christmas. Necessities like toothbrushes or clothes, or things they want like books or candy will be on the list.

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Symphony of Dyer, Crown Point, and Chesterton Bring Luxury, Independence, and Care Together


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.

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Helen Heying is Duneland Y Senior of the Month, October 2015

Helen_Heying_is_Duneland_Y_Senior_of_the-1Helen 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.

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Symphony of Chesterton, Premier Medical Resort, is Set to Open in Early 2016

Symphony-Chesterton-Construction-1You’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.

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3 Outstanding Residences at Deer Creek Employees get Recognized by the INALA


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.

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Meet a Member of the FirstLight Family: Ericka Hankins


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.

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