Prevention News

Caregivers Have Rights, Too!

CAREGIVERS HAVE RIGHTS, TOO! By Jane Mahoney, Older American's Act Consultant, Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources It happens gradually. She needs a little help balancing the checkbook. There are other bills on the counter not getting paid. The layer of ice on...

You Are Not Alone!

You Are Not Alone! There Are Resources for Individuals Impacted by Dementia Are you currently living with dementia, have a loved one with dementia, or are you a community member that wants to be part of making a difference? The Dementia Care Specialist works through...

Memory Screening

Memory Screening A memory screen is a wellness tool that helps identify possible changes in memory and cognition. It creates a baseline for a person who maybe experiencing some memory issues, so that the future changes can be monitored. Early detection has been proven...

Learn How to Talk to Your Doctor

Learn How to Talk to Your Doctor If you are over 18 and attend doctor appointments with a friend or family member who is over 60 years old, then you can take part in a new research study call Best Communication. Best Communication is a 4 part class that will teach...

Yoga Research Project

Yoga Needs Assessment Survey We would like to invite you to fill out a survey for a research study. The purpose of this survey is to help us better understand attitudes about yoga. The survey should take approximately 5 minutes to complete. There is a minor risk of...