by Karen K.F. | Our friends at Swedish Covenant Hospital’s Galter LifeCenter are hosting National Senior Health and Fitness Day on Wednesday, May 25, from 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
by Karen K.F. | Forward Chicago is thrilled to launch a Speaker Series as a follow-up to last summer’s Aging 2.0 conference. From May through July, seminars covering a range of topics will be held at Sulzer Public Library on the first and third Mondays from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
We always knew Swedish Covenant Hospital was “Senior-Friendly,” but it’s official! The hospital has been recertified as a NICHE designated hospital by the Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders program, which awarded the hospital “Senior-Friendly” status.
by Susan McDaniels | Dr. Louise Hawkley spoke at the Aging 2.0 conference on the causes and consequences of loneliness and social isolation as we age — and strategies to improve social connections.
We know accidental falls can be serious and potentially life-threatening. If you would you like to help researchers learn how to reduce the incidence of falls, here’s an opportunity for you to make a difference.
Join Galter LifeCenter May 27 to celebrate National Senior Health and Fitness Day, a free event that includes lectures, classes, raffles, exhibitors, refreshments and goodie bags.
Of course, we all can’t live in a small town with neighbors whose ancestors emigrated from the same village in the old country together. Yet we can all choose to have strong social ties within our communities.
Our walking group is all about meeting new friends and sharing good conversation while keeping fit. Come join us as we explore our neighborhoods and enjoy the community!