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LVAIP Volunteers Bring Smiles to Seniors in Honor of Mothers

Mothers Day 10Six Lehigh Valley Aging in Place volunteers went to SeniorLIFE of Lehigh Valley and hosted games, crafts and spent time with the women there in honor of mother's day. 

One of the important committees at LVAIP is the Volunteer Committee headed by Brandy Padilla. The volunteers coordinate quarterly events to help the elderly in the community. Recent events included a Valentine's Day event at YWCA Adult Day Center (February 2018) and Wreathes Across America event (December 2017) at Cedar Hill Memorial Cemetary. 

The Volunteers are planning a summer event and will be helping out at the Slate Belt Senior Games. To learn more or get involved with volunteering with LVAIP in the community contact Brandy. Many thanks to her and her committee for their commitment to giving time to our seniors!

Lehigh Valley Senior Expo 2018 A Success!

ribbon smalThe Lehigh Valley Senior Expo was hosted and organized by the Lehigh Valley Aging in Place Coaltion. It was held May 17, 2018 at the the Agri-plex in Allentown, PA. Over 1,000 seniors and caregivers attended and enjoy the music, speakers and chatting with over 120 vendors. 

The 2018 Expo was the second annual senior expo that the Lehigh Valley Aging in Place Coaltion hosted. The event was a success for LVAIP achieving our strategic goals of helping seniors, promoting our message and increasing collaboration amoung professionals. The board would like to thank Maria Santacoloma and Frank DeRosa for their hard work on the event -- its success is due to their efforts!

How Can a Stair Lift Improve the Life of Your Loved Oneā€¦.and Yours?

As a person reaches a point in life - due to age or early disability -- where walking up and down stairs becomes difficult, the benefits of a power stair lift are more obvious: The lift can move a person up and down stairs. But there are other benefits, as well. A power stair lift:

  1. Reduces the risk of falling. A power stair lift can be installed proactively -- while the person is still able to maneuver on stairs. However, most stair lifts are ordered when people are in the hospital or a rehabilitation facility and cannot return to a home with multiple levels. When it is physically impossible for a person to get up and down the stairs, a stair lift isn't just a preventative measure, but a necessity.
  2. Gives peace of mind to the caregiver or family member.

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Lifestyles over 50 Launching Buxmont Senior Directory Magazine

L50picSince 2006, Lifestyles over 50 has published a monthly magazine and annual senior resource directory for boomers, seniors and caregivers in the Lehigh Valley. Through the years, Lifestyles over 50 has worked with health and senior care clients on a regional level with marketing services ranging from web design, video production, content creating, strategy consulting and related services. Numerous Lifestyles over 50 clients in the greater Philadelphia area requested publisher Jeff Tintle to consider bringing Lifestyles over 50 to the Bucks and Montgomery County area.

In June 2016, the summer issue of Lifestyles over 50 Buxmont will be available. The publication will print quarterly and offer a comprehensive listing for senior services like senior living, home care, adult day services and more. Additionally, there will be lifestyle articles, games, puzzles and a calendar of events.

Professionals who work in the health and senior care industry use Lifestyles over 50 because it is the most comprehensive, local resource to give to patients and clients. Lifestyles over 50 is distributed to social workers, discharge planners, elder care attorneys, financial planners, realtors, pastoral care staff, and other trusted advisors.

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New Memory Care Community Enter To Be Built In Easton

Arden Courts hosts groundbreaking for 65-bed Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care Community

Arden court groundbreaking

HCR ManorCare announces the groundbreaking for Arden Courts – Old Orchard, on the campus with Old Orchard Health Care Center. Arden Courts features 24-hour care for residents with Alzheimer’s or related dementias. Arden Courts offers residents specialized programming designed to optimize their dignity and independence, all within in a safe and nurturing environment. The expected opening date for the new facility is Winter, 2015.

WHAT:          Groundbreaking ceremony with Arden Courts & Community leaders

WHERE       4100 Freemansburg Avenue, Easton, PA

WHEN:          Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 2:00 p.m.

CONTACT:  Paul Vranesic, Manager of Market Development, 717.418.8640

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Upcoming LVAIP Events

20 Jun 2018
04:00PM - 06:00PM
June Member Mixer
16 Jul 2018
09:00AM - 01:00PM
The 2018 Senior Expo
18 Jul 2018
11:30AM - 01:30PM
July Member Mixer

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