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Duncaster LifeCare retirement community on one campus in Bloomfield CT provides independent living, assisted living, nursing home + memory care in Connecticut.
Bloomfield, CT May 8, 2019 Duncaster has hired Kelly Papa for the newly created position of Vice President-Strategy and Community Life. Kelly has 20 years of clinical and executive leadership e
BLOOMFIELD, CT, Nov. 1, 2018 – “Checker-Board” will grace the walls of the Duncaster Art Gallery throughout the month of December. There will be a reception for the artist, Joy Floyd, on De
BLOOMFIELD, CT, March 28, 2019 – Join Duncaster at 4:00pm on April 16 for a powerful author talk given by Irene Levin Berman. The program is free with advance registration by calling 860-380-50
Disrupting ageism is the beginning of changing the script. The next step in the journey is to reframe aging as a time of continued growth, development and evolution — to promote Elderhood as a
BLOOMFIELD, CT, February 21, 2019 – Duncaster’s Caleb Hitchcock Health Center (Caleb) recently received an overall 5-Star ranking from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Ca
BLOOMFIELD, CT. Mar. 26, 2019 –The next public workshop on ways to deal with the hazards of falling will be on April 24. The workshops, called “Get Up! Fall Awareness” will help older adult
BLOOMFIELD, CT, Jan. 24, 2019 – The next public workshop on ways to deal with the hazards of falling will be on February 27. The workshops, called “Get Up! Fall Awareness” will help older a
BLOOMFIELD, CT, Nov. 8, 2018 -- Falls are a major health risk for older adults and there’s a new local resource to help them avoid them. Connecticut’s first and only Smart Balance machine not onl
Understanding long-term care language helps when making these major decisions.
BLOOMFIELD, CT, Oct. 29, 2018 – The next public workshop on ways to deal with the hazards of falling will be on November 28. The workshops, called “Get Up! Fall Awareness” will help older a
BLOOMFIELD, CT, Oct. 22, 2019 – Duncaster is hosting a program about understanding the underlying causes and coping strategies of chronic disease and anxiety. The discussion will be held on Thu
There are a variety of choices to suit desires for independence and meet care needs alike.
Delaying discussions only undercuts older adults' chances to voice their wishes.
An informal network of caregivers and adult day care may offer cost-effective options.
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Forget nutritious but flavorless. On-site chefs dish out a healthy variety of options.
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Medicare, Medicaid and other resources can help minimize the cost of long-term care.
Tuck away that bingo card, because it's wine and cheese night with a side of painting.
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