June 28, 2011 (La Mesa) -- Sharp Grossmont Hospital’s Senior Resource Center offers free or low-cost educational programs and health screenings each month. The Senior Resource Center also provides information and assistance for health information and community resources. For more information, call 619-740-4214. For other programs, call 1-800-827-4277 or visit our web site at www.sharp.com.
10 WARNING SIGNS OF DEMENTIA
Current data suggest that less than 35% of people with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias have a diagnosis of the condition in their medical record. Learn information about the difference between normal aging and Alzheimer’s disease, the benefits of early detection, as well as tips to follow up on any concerns that attendees may have about themselves or someone they care about. Presented by Diane Beach from the Alzheimer’s Association on Monday, July 11, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Grossmont Healthcare District Conference Center, 9001 Wakarusa St., La Mesa.
Reservation required. Call 1-800-827-4277 or www.sharp.com
WHEN HEARING AIDS ARE NOT ENOUGH
This free workshop will help those who are struggling with hearing loss to learn how to improve their ability to communicate.Thursday, July 28, 11 to 12 p.m. at the Grossmont Healthcare District, Conference Center, 9001 Wakarusa St., La Mesa. Reservation required. Call 1-800-827-4277 or www.sharp.com
FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING
No appointment necessary. Open to the public. For information, call 619-740-4214.
Grossmont Senior Resource Center, 9000 Wakarusa, La Mesa,
Tuesday, July 5, 9:30 to 11 a.m.
La Mesa Adult Enrichment Center, 8450 La Mesa Blvd., Friday, July 15, 9:30 to 11 a.m.
Project C.A.R.E. Community Action to Reach the Elderly
Do you live alone? Concerned about someone living alone Project C.A.R.E. can provide a daily computerized telephone call, Vial of Life, friendly visitor and more. Call the Sharp Grossmont Hospital Senior Resource Center at 619-740-4214 for details.