Emeritus at Woodland Place Presents Free Senior Caregiver Seminars for Families in July

Jun 21, 2012, 23:00 ET from Emeritus Senior Living

VESTAL, N.Y., June 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Emeritus at Woodland Place is hosting an educational series for seniors and caregivers on Tuesday evenings, July 10-31. Emeritus at Woodland Place is a brand new community opening in Vestal, NY, this fall to provide assisted living services specifically designed for seniors living with memory loss. Seating is limited, so guests should RSVP to (607) 771-1700 or woodlandplace-ed@emeritus.com.

Days/Dates/Times:  Tuesdays, July 10-31, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. (A complimentary dinner will be served).

Seminar Location: Hampton Inn and Suites on 3708 Vestal Parkway East in Vestal, NY 13850

Topics by date:

July 10
"Understanding the Stages of Alzheimer's Disease, with focus on Mid-Stage"
Jesse Cornell - Alzheimer's Association, Central New York Chapter
Discussion will focus on the "mid-stage" of the Alzheimer's disease process. Learn about behavior changes, medication management, home safety, living alone and wandering.

July 17
"Care Options for Mid-Stage Alzheimer's Disease"
Jesse Cornell - Alzheimer's Association, Central New York Chapter
Explore "mid-stage" care options for your loved one, such as day care services, in-home care, senior living and caregiver needs.

July 24
"Veterans Affairs Aid and Attendance"
Sandra Junker -Veterans Service Agency of Tioga County NY
For veterans and their spouses: Learn about eligibility for financial assistance and the process of applying for the benefit.

July 31
"Arranging for Power Of Attorney"
Greg Catarella - Levene, Gouldin and Thompson Law Firm
What would you want done if tomorrow you were unable to make decisions for yourself? This session will guide you through the process.

About Emeritus

Emeritus at Woodland Place is part of Emeritus Senior Living, the nation's largest assisted living and memory care provider, with the ability to serve approximately 49,700 residents. More than 28,000 employees support 478 communities throughout 44 states coast to coast. Emeritus offers the spectrum of senior residential choices, care options and life enrichment programs that fulfill individual needs and promote purposeful living throughout the aging process. Its experts provide insights on senior living, care, wellness, brain health, caregiving and family topics at www.Emeritus.com, which also offers details on the organization's services. Emeritus' common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol ESC.

Contact: Colleen Hunt, Executive Director
Emeritus at Woodland Place
(607) 771-1700



SOURCE Emeritus Senior Living