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August 2019

Bagels and Bingo- A Free Community Event!

August 28 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Sosin Center – Michael’s Cafe, 770 Converse Street
Longmeadow, 01106 United States
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Start your morning with Bagels and Bingo! Test your good luck while making new friends! We promise fun, food and prizes! Wednesday, August 28th 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Michael’s Café at Sosin Center for Rehabilitation. 770 Converse Street, Longmeadow, MA 01106 RSVP to Stacy Kenworthy at skenworthy@JGSLifecare.org or 413-567-3949, ext. 1330.

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September 2019

Free Community Dinner and Discussion on Alzheimer’s

September 19 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Leavitt Family Jewish Home – Gloth Family Auditorium, 770 Converse Street
Longmeadow, 01106 United States
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Alzheimer Dinner Event Flyer (3) The dinner and discussion will feature a panel of local experts from across the care and service spectrum who will offer information, support and resources to help families recognize and cope when a loved one has Alzheimer’s disease. Experts from a variety of organizations, including JGS Lifecare, the Alzheimer’s Association, Baystate Neurology and other local agencies, will discuss: • The latest information about screening, diagnosis and treatment • Care options, including at-home care, adult day…

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JGS Lifecare Annual Meeting – Free and Open to the Community – Guest Speaker – Elissa Sherman President of LeadingAge Massachusetts

September 26 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Leavitt Family Jewish Home – Gloth Family Auditorium, 770 Converse Street
Longmeadow, 01106 United States
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JGS Lifecare has experienced a great deal of positive change over the past year, with our affiliation with Chelsea Jewish Lifecare. We encourage members of the community to join us and hear about our progress and our exciting plans for the future. Leadership from JGS Lifecare and Chelsea Jewish Lifecare will be presenting. Our Guest Speaker, Elissa Sherman, President of LeadingAge Massachusetts, the association of not-for-profit providers of aging services, will provide timely insights to developments in the senior aging…

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October 2019

The Explore Spirit Event- A Mediumship Demonstration

October 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Ruth’s House, Assisted Living Residence at JGS Lifecare, 780 Converse Street
Longmeadow, MA 01106 United States
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Join us and learn more about Spirit Communication and how it is possible for all of us to connect with our loved ones. Enjoy a comfortable and uplifting experience as Maria connects with Spirit bringing forth evidential messages of Love, Hope and Faith. Appetizers and wine will be served Registration is Required – Seating is Limited. Registration Fee: $20.00 Reserve by calling Lori Payson @ 413-567-3949, ext. 3105 or lpayson@JGSLifecare.org Maria Halvorsen Maria is a renowned Spiritual Medium/Psychic and Teacher…

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10 WARNING SIGNS OF ALZHEIMER’S

October 29 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Ruth’s House, Assisted Living Residence at JGS Lifecare, 780 Converse Street
Longmeadow, MA 01106 United States
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A THREE PART EDUCATION PROGRAM PRESENTED BY THE ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION Alzheimer’s and other dementias cause changes in memory, thinking and behavior that interfere with daily life. • Typical age-related changes. • Common warning signs of Alzheimer’s. • How to approach someone about memory concerns. • Early detection, the benefits of a diagnosis and the diagnostic process. • Alzheimer’s Association resources. Visit alz.org/CRF to register online and explore additional education programs in your area. This program is free and open to…

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November 2019

SAFETY AND MEMORY

November 13 @ 6:00 pm
Ruth’s House, Assisted Living Residence at JGS Lifecare, 780 Converse Street
Longmeadow, MA 01106 United States
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Dementia related changes affect how we must think about safety. This program will teach strategies to encourage a safe environment and lifestyle for those affected with memory challenges. Visit alz.org/CRF to register online and explore additional education programs in your area. This program is free and open to the public. Please call our 24/7 Helpline at 800.272.3900 to register or for additional support.

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Eat Well in 2019

November 15 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sosin Center – Michael’s Cafe, 770 Converse Street
Longmeadow, 01106 United States
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Presentation by Dr. Bill Bazin, Chiropractor. Come enjoy a free breakfast of local farm fresh food and listen to Dr. Bazin’s presentation Learn: How to help prevent the Flu, naturally Understand weight loss resistance How Alzheimer’s and Type 2 diabetes are related Information on hormonally based eating Understanding the benefits of intermittent fasting! (new info). Breakfast at 9a.m. Presentation at 9:30a.m. Reservation required. RSVP to Christina Tuohey 413-567-3949 ext 1613 or ctuohey@JGSLifecare.org    

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Medicare Benefits Explained- Lunch and Learn

November 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ruth’s House, Assisted Living Residence at JGS Lifecare, 780 Converse Street
Longmeadow, MA 01106 United States
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Medicare Benefits Confusing? Unsure of the Options? Dissatisfied with your Medicare Plan? Join us for a free Lunch and Learn at Ruth’s House Assisted Living Residence With Dr. Neil Epstein, SHINE Counselor. Date: November 15th, 2019 Location: Ruth’s House Assisted Living Residence Time: 10:00 – 11:30 presentation/Q&A 11:30 -12:00 Lunch (complimentary) RSVP: Lori Payson 413-567-3949, ext. 3105 or lpayson@JGSLifecare.org SHINE is the Massachusetts State Health Insurance Counseling Program which provides free and unbiased health information, counseling and assistance to Medicare…

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UNDERSTANDING AND RESPONDING TO DEMENTIA RELATED BEHAVIOR

November 18 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Ruth’s House, Assisted Living Residence at JGS Lifecare, 780 Converse Street
Longmeadow, MA 01106 United States
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Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways people living with dementia communicate their needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost. Learn to decode behavioral messages, identify common triggers, and learn strategies to help manage some of the most common behavioral challenges of Alzheimer’s disease. Visit alz.org/CRF to register online and explore additional education programs in your area. This program is free and open to the public. Please call our…

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December 2019

Jeff the Plant Guy

December 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ruth’s House, Assisted Living Residence at JGS Lifecare, 780 Converse Street
Longmeadow, MA 01106 United States
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Jeff The Plant Guy. Jeff will talk about Plants that Clean the Air. He will look at the daytime and night-time oxygen producing plants. What plants clean office toxins, as well as the best plants to invest in for your home. Jeff will take questions all the while sharing his depth of knowledge, and insights; the visual imagery will keep you engaged. He’s funny, historic, sometimes dramatic and otherwise quiet amusing. He will share what the best plant is to…

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