Ever Growing - Never Old

Health

MEDICAL SUPPLIES AND EQUIPMENT  The Senior Center has a supply of adult incontinence products available as well as medical supplies and durable medical equipment. Please call the Center at 781-834-5581 or stop by the front desk and ask for Judy or Kristen.


HEARING AID CLEANING & FREE SCREENING on Friday, October 14 from 10:00 am – 11:30 am.   At Home Hearing Healthcare is a mobile Hearing Instrument Specialist team with over 30 years’ experience. They specialize in detecting and resolving issues with hearing loss and will be offering hearing evaluations at the Senior Center to determine the presence of hearing loss. If a hearing loss is detected, the individual will be advised regarding next steps for pursuing proper treatment. For an appointment, call the Senior Center at 781-834-5581 or stop by the front desk.


ASK A NURSE CLINIC on Wednesday, October 26 from 11 am - 12 pm. Teresa Flynn, Public Health Nurse for the Town of Marshfield will provide Blood Pressure/blood glucose screenings. Please stop by and meet Teresa.


REIKI W/MARYANN on Monday, October 17 and 24 from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm.  MaryAnn has been practicing for over 30 years offering a non-touch healing reiki energy and gentle “comfort touch” style treatment for relaxation and well-being. Sessions take place in a specially designed chair, fully clothed, while listening to relaxing music.  Note: price change: $10 for 15 minutes or $20 for 30 minutes. Please call the Senior Center at 781-834-5581 for an appointment.


MEMORY CAFÉ on Monday, October 3 from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm.  The Memory Café at the Marshfield COA is returning! Memory Cafes are monthly casual gatherings where people with memory issues and their friends and family can join together with others for some amiable companionship and refreshments. We will have a comfortable activity for all and have time to visit. For more information on our Memory Café call Marilee at 781-834-5581 x 2113. If you are interested in volunteering at the Memory Café contact Kristen Noonan at 781-834-5581 x 2120.  Please stop by the front desk or call the Center to register.


PATHWAYS THROUGH GRIEF on Monday, October 3 from 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm.  A six session grief educational series and support group sponsored by Beacon Hospice will run from August 22— October 3rd. This is geared for any adult who has lost a spouse, life partner, parent, sibling, family member or close friend. It will offer a safe and supportive place for you to receive education on the grief process, to share your experience of loss with others and move forward toward healing and hope in a confidential setting. Group limit 12. Sign up at the front desk or call 781-834-5581.


“MONTHLY CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP” on Tuesday, October 25 from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm.  This is an opportunity to meet fellow caregivers, share resources, experiences, successes and concerns. No prior sign up required. Group meets every month on the 4th Tuesday at the Senior Center.