HEALTH & WELLNESS PROGRAMS
CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP
This group provides an opportunity for caregivers to discuss how their lives have been affected as they care for someone with Alzheimer’s disease. Sponsored by Crittenton Home Care.
Date: 3rd Thursday of the month
ASK THE NURSE WITH BOULEVARD HEALTH CARE
2nd Monday each month, 11AM -12:15PM
The nurse will answer basic medical questions and offer free blood pressure screenings. Ask the Nurse is meant for suggestions only. If you need immediate attention, please visit your physician.
ASK YOUR STATE REPRESENTATIVE
Rep. Trott’s staff can cut through the bureaucratic red tape and help you get the answers you want and the solution you deserve. Their office will do their best to help you receive a fair and timely response to your concerns.
Date: 3rd Wednesdays, 11:30AM
Presenter: Kristine Zrinyi, Congressman Trott’s Office
SCLERODERMA SUPPORT GROUP
A support group for patients, loved ones or caregivers of those with the auto-immune disease Scleroderma. Questions: Glenda Courdret, 248-798-3267. Sponsored by the Scleroderma Michigan Chapter.
Date: 1st Thursday of the month
BRAIN INJURY SUPPORT GROUP
This group provides survivors of brain injury and their caregivers the opportunity to learn more about brain injury and related topics as well as a forum to provide and receive support. Questions? Contact Chapter Leaders at 248-652-7924 or the Brain Injury Association of Michigan at 810-229-5880. Sponsored by the Brain Injury Association of Michigan.
Date: 2nd Wednesday of the month
MICHIGAN SENIOR OLYMPICS 2018 WINTER GAMES
February 7 -15, 2018
Events Include: Badminton, Bocce Ball, Pickleball, Racquet Ball, Table Tennis, Men’s Ice Hockey, Women’s Ice Hockey, Billiards, Cross Country Skiing, Snowshoeing, and Powerlifting. For more information about the MSO please contact the MSO office at 248-608-0252 or visit
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR OAKLAND
UNIVERSITY PHYSICAL THERAPY STUDENTS
The Lifespan Development II course will be coming to our Community Center to interact with our residents. This is to give the students a simulation of how to take histories and practice applying some very general balance assessments. Please call Deb Colling at 248-370-9353 if interested.
Date: Wednesday, 11/29/17, 1:00PM – 3:30PM
Senior Fit is a FREE exercise program sponsored by St. Joseph Mercy Oakland for people age 55 and up. Those interested in participating should call 248-858-2545 to register and leave a message for a Senior Fit Staff member to return your call.
Date: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays
9/20/17 - 12/20/17, 2:00PM – 3:00PM
Orientation and Consent Form Due Monday,
9/11/17, 2:00PM – 3:00PM
Fee: Provided by St Joseph Mercy Oakland