April 11, 2019
Joint Replacement Surgery

The Right Time for Joint Replacement Surgery

Osteoarthritis is one of the most common chronic conditions of the joints and affects more than 30 million people in the U.S., mostly in their knees […]
April 4, 2019
senior citizen on computer

Tech-Savvy Seniors Stay Connected

According to statistics from the Pew Research Center, 58% of those over 65 use the internet. The benefits of staying connected can be just as important […]
February 11, 2019
alzheimer's association

Educational Program: Effective Communications Strategies During All Stages of Alzheimer’s Disease

January 11, 2019
Elderly mother and her daughter

Hearing Health a Priority for Seniors

Age related hearing loss has recently been linked to an increase of health risks including dementia, depression, falls and cardiovascular disease. According to a NY Times […]
December 28, 2018

Wilton Meadows Employee honored by Alzheimer’s Association CT Chapter

Wilton Meadows employee Cynthia Frantisak was recently honored by the Connecticut Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association at Benchmark’s new building Sturges Ridge of Fairfield. Ellen Casey […]
December 11, 2018
senior citizen with dog

Pets for Seniors: The Life-Enhancing Benefits of Pets

Pet ownership, regardless of age, has many benefits. Caring for another living being can provide great satisfaction, adding value and meaning to one’s life. Studies have […]
November 6, 2018
ABC's of Antibiotics

What You Should Know About Antibiotic Resistance

Learn more information about The Greens at Cannondale senior assisted living and Wilton Meadows long term care and short term rehabilitation.
October 19, 2018
Music therapy session

Using Music to Stimulate, Engage and Heal the Elderly

The Greens at Cannondale has won multiple awards related to its broad and meaningful use of music.  In addition to two staff musicians, and insightful music lectures, The Greens offers a one-of-a-kind certified music therapy program led by Rafel Sgammato, […]
October 16, 2018

Preventative Wellness for Seniors with Dr. Joseph M. Wakim

The Greens at Cannondale recently hosted a Preventive Wellness seminar presented by Dr. Joseph Wakim, a geriatric physician in Darien who specializes in family and senior […]