his 4 week program (8 classes) emphasizes practical strategies to reduce fear of falling and increase activity levels. Participants learn to view falls and fear of falling as controllable, set realistic goals to increase activity, change their environment to reduce fall risk factors, and exercise to increase strength and balance. Please sign up.
Join us for a social group for any and all widows looking for a place of acceptance, talk about their losses, develop friendships, and to obtain a feeling of connectedness after the loss of a loved one. This group meets every third Tuesday of the month and light refreshments will be served. To sign up or for more info, please call the Center.
The Alzheimer’s Association of CT, in collaboration with The NewtownSenior Center, Maplewood at Newtown and Seasons Hospice andPalliative Care, welcomes those who are impacted by Alzheimer’sDisease or other dementia to attend a monthly support group at theNewtown Senior Center.Caregiver support groups promote an open forum of sharing anddiscussion among people facing many of the same issues. Our supportgroups are FREE and led by trained group facilitators, completelyconfidential and held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month between1:00 pm – 2:00 pm.
Workshop by Beryl Knudsen, Chaplain and Grief Recovery Specialist
Death and losses such as divorce, relationships, career, faith and health are a part of life but so many of us are uncomfortable or do not know what to do or say. Join us to learn more about how to support others during times of loss.