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A community partnership of Bronson Battle Creek, Area Agency on Aging, Office of Senior Services, CentraCare and Summit Pointe
For More Information Call (269) 441-0948
Upcoming Free Workshops
Cancer: Thriving and Surviving Wednesdays, 1-3:30pm January 20 – February 24 Bronson BC Cancer Center
Chronic Pain Self-Management Wednesdays, 4-6:30pm January 20 – February 24 Bronson BC Cancer Center
Diabetes Self-Management
Tuesdays, January 12 – February 16 6-8:30pm Trinity Episcopal Church Marshall
Pre-registration required. (269) 441-0948
Are You Caring For Someone With Memory Loss?
Call our Caregiver Coordinator at (269) 441-0920 to learn about a new program designed just for you.
Do You Have Concerns About Falling?
Matter of Balance Fall Prevention
8-week workshop, Free Call Mary to learn more (269) 441-0948
Caregiver Resources
*Information and Referral *Free Workshops *Newsletter *Support Groups *Geriatric Evaluation and Management *Resource Library CALL (269) 441-0920
AGING WELL SERIES
Aging Well educational programs are free and open to the public. They are held at Kool Family Community Center. A light luncheon is provided at 11:30am followed by the presentation at noon.
To register, call toll free 1-800-451-6310.
Join cardiologist Christopher Rogers, DO, of Bronson Advanced Cardiac Healthcare for a discussion on the facts and mysteries surrounding heart disease. Learn the steps to finding out your level of risk, which factors you can control and ways to reduce your risk. The discussion will also include how heart disease can present differently in men and women.
Upcoming Aging Well Topics
Wednesday, March 9 – Healthy Cooking Demo with Bronson BC Chefs Tuesday, April 5 – Treating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Medical Matters of the Heart
Thursday, February 4
Presenter: Christopher Rogers, DO, FACAI, FACC
Free Workshop Series for Family Caregivers
Powerful Tools For Caregivers
Thursdays, February 18 – March 24
4-6:30pm
Forks Senior Center
101 N. Albion Street, Albion, MI
A nationally recognized 6-week series led by trained facilitators. Family caregivers will develop a wealth of self- care tools to: reduce personal stress; change negative self-talk; communicate needs to family and healthcare provid- ers; deal with difficult emotions, and make tough caregiving decisions. Class participants receive a free copy of the Caregiver Helpbook developed specifically for the class.
Registration required by calling:
Christy Bauer, Forks Senior Center – (517) 629-3842 Linda Grap, Senior Health Partners – (269) 441-0933
Start the New Year Strong by Joining
Senior Fitness and Fun at Convenient Locations in Calhoun County
Senior Fitness and Fun is a FREE weekly, one-hour health and fitness program funded by the Calhoun County Senior Millage for adults 60 years of age and older. Chair exercises focus
on stretching, flexibility, balance and building strength. Our nurse will be available to answer your health questions, provide blood pressure, blood sugar and pulse/ox screenings, and make referrals to community resources.
SITES
Kool Family Community Center Clarence Township Hall Tekonsha Community Hall Hickory Hills Village
TIME DAYS
10:30am Monday 10:30am Monday 10am Tuesday 10:30am Tuesday
SITES
Maple Grove Apartments/Albion Village of Mill Creek
Marshall House Apartments Albion Forks Senior Center
TIME DAYS
1pm Tuesday 10:30am Wednesday 9:30am Thursday 11am Thursday
Christ UMC/Urbandale
10:30am
Monday
NHBP Reservation
11am
Wednesday
Homer Presbyterian Church
9am
Tuesday
Trinity Episcopal Church Marshall - 1/13
1:30pm
Wednesday
Cherry Hill Apts.
10:30am
Tuesday
Athens Township Hall
10am
Thursday
Battle Creek Eagles #299
1pm
Tuesday
www.seniorhealthpartners.com
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