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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, […]
October 16, 2018
Senior screenings and immunization seminar

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 […]
October 9, 2018
Five Star Quality Rating

Wilton Meadows Earns Five Star Quality Rating

Wilton Meadows Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center, has recently earned a Five-Star Quality Rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). The CMS Five-Star Quality […]