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August 15, 2019
National Nutrition Month

Wilton Meadows Chefs and Staff Support Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels of Wilton, Inc., a not for profit organization, delivers meals to Wilton residents, regardless of age, who are home bound, frail elderly, disabled, […]
August 5, 2019
healthy aging

Healthy Aging Tips

Finding ways to stay healthy as we get older can be challenging. We have aches and pains that we didn’t have in our younger years. It […]
July 23, 2019
AHCA Bronze Award

Wilton Meadows is Recipient of AHCA ‘Commitment to Quality’ Award

We are delighted to announce that Wilton Meadows has received the Bronze “Commitment to Quality” Award from the American Health Care Association (AHCA). The AHCA is the nation’s largest organization of long term and post-acute care providers. The AHCA advocates for quality care and services for frail, elderly, and disabled Americans.
July 23, 2019
sleep duration recommendations

The Benefits of Sleep for Mind and Body

As adults, the benefit of sleep is underrated. We get busy with life and work, and suddenly sleep seems less a priority than it had been […]
July 1, 2019

Dinner Presentation: The Benefits of Sleep for Mind and Body

Date: Thursday July 11th Location: 435 Danbury Rd. Wilton CT Time: 5:30 PM Complimentary Dinner 6:30 PM Presentation Please RSVP: 203.834.0199 or crose@nullthegreensatcannondale.com Sleep is your […]
June 14, 2019
Wilton Meadows' Recreational Director

Wilton Meadows Announces New Therapeutic Recreation Director

Wilton Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation is pleased to have Alexandra (Ali) Paye as our Therapeutic Recreation Director. A Board-Certified Art Therapist with a Master of Science […]
May 30, 2019
Victoria Kozar

Wilton Meadows Employee Receives Aging Services Award of Excellence

We’re pleased to congratulate Victoria Kozar, the Dementia Program Coordinator at Wilton Meadows, for receiving a 2019 LeadingAge Connecticut Aging Services Award of Excellence! LeadingAge Connecticut […]
May 16, 2019

A Recipe for Success – Giving Back

Why would a senior care company invest $10,000 to promote the career advancement of a local high school senior? “Because it’s the right thing to do,” […]
May 14, 2019
aging eyes and ears

The Aging Ear Health Series Presentation on June 20th

Thursday, June 20, 2019 5:30 pm Dinner 6:30 pm Presentation Call or email to RSVP by 6/17 203.761.1191 crose@nullthegreensatcannondale.com    As we age, changes in our […]
April 11, 2019
Joint Replacement Seminar ar The Greens

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 […]
March 7, 2019
National Nutrition Month

Wilton Meadows Celebrates National Nutrition Month

In a skilled nursing environment there are many therapies that need to be administered beyond the basic physical and occupational therapies. Recreation must engage a group […]
March 7, 2019
United Healthcare logo

Wilton Meadows Now Accepting United Healthcare as an In-Network Provider

Established and privately owned since 1988, Wilton Meadows has made it our mission to provide the highest level of person-centered care, in the heart of Fairfield […]
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 […]
January 10, 2019

Lunch Seminar: Addiction and the Opioid Epidemic

Join Chief of Pain Medicine at Stamford Hospital, Dr. Ofer M. Wellisch, for a discussion and Q&A on pain management, addiction and the opioid epidemic. This […]
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

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

Antibiotic Resistance – What You Need to Know

The growing rise of antibiotic-resistant bacteria puts everyone at risk, but it’s especially dangerous for senior citizens. Why? The aging body heals more slowly, responds more […]
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, […]
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