3rd Annual Healthy Aging Conference Saturday, June 15 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. St. Mary Mercy Hospital (Please use the Emergency Center entrance)
Join many other seniors, families and caregivers for a day that includes exhibitors and seminars by expert speakers on various topics including physical health, memory loss, keeping your brain active, meditation and spiritual wellness. Lunch is included with this free event.
Photos from the 2013 Healthy Aging Conference
All activities are free! Complimentary valet parking! Cooking demonstration and free boxed lunch from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.! Lunch sponsored by Arden Courts and Home Instead.
Presentations, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., South Auditorium
“Engaging the Mind – When is Memory Loss a Cause for Concern?”
"Engaging the Body," Aron Henderson, Exercise Physiologist
"Engaging the Spirit," Harsha Jayatilake, MD, Medical Director, Center for Integrative Medicine
Health Education, Exhibitors 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., South Auditorium
Geriatric Assessment Center, and more
Prizes and giveaways... ...and many other participating area resources.
Thank you to our exhibitors and sponsors:
Alzheimer's Association ARAMARK Arden Courts Area Agency on Aging – The Senior Alliance Binson's ComForcare Senior Services Comfort Keepers Evola Music Fireside Adult Day Ministry HandyPro The Hearing Center of Excellence Heartland Subacute Rehab Home Instead Livonia Community Recreation Center Marquis Mobility Mendelson Orthopedics Mercy Home Care and Hospice Mercy LifeLink Michigan Eyecare Institute Transitional Care Unit at the Village of Redford Roseberry Adult Day Care Trinity Health Senior Living Services
St. Mary Mercy Hospital services: -Behavioral Health -Center for Integrative Medicine -Center for Joint Replacement -Community Outreach -Heart & Vascular Center -Helen Palmer Image Recovery Center -Marian Women’s Center -Pharmacy -Physical Therapy -Primary Care -Senior Services -Senior Assessment and Resource Institute -Sleep Disorders Center -Sports Medicine -Stroke Care -Volunteer department
St. Mary Mercy Hospital was the first hospital in Michigan to open a Senior Emergency Department and the first of eight locations in Saint Joseph Mercy Health System. St. Mary Mercy is a NICHE designated hospital, which focuses on nursing care specific to the senior population that benefits hospitalized older patients (NICHE stands for Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders).