OSWEGO, NY – The community is invited to attend an educational program to learn about what is considered normal physical and psychological changes that we might all expect to experience as we age, and what is not.
The Healthy Aging program, with Dr. Renante Ignacio, will be held at Bishop’s Commons Enriched Housing Residence, 4 Burkle St., on October 27 beginning at 3 p.m.
The event is free of charge and refreshments will be provided.
Dr. Ignacio will talk about strategies and lifestyle choices we all can practice to achieve and maintain health as we grow older, and some of the resources in our own community to help us address any adverse effects of aging in a loved one or ourselves.
A question and answer session will be a part of the program.
Those planning to attend are asked to RSVP by calling (315) 349-0799.
Seating is limited.
This Healthy Aging program with Dr. Ignacio is being brought to you by Bishop’s Commons.
Dr. Ignacio is board certified in Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. He currently serves as Medical Director at Michaud Residential Health Service, St. Luke Health Services and St. Francis Commons Assisted Living Residence.
He is the president and CEO of Geriatric & Palliative Specialist, PC.
He remains active at national, state and local professional health care organizations to promote and foster optimal geriatric care.
Enriched Housing at Bishop Commons creates a unique combination of housing, support services and personal assistance in a community featuring home-like apartments, where seniors know there is a trained staff available 24 hours a day, seven days a week when they need assistance.
It is designed to provide privacy and promote independence, yet offer appealing opportunities for socializing and dining in larger groups, at an affordable rate.
Bishop’s Commons is a part of the St. Luke Family of Caring, an affiliation of community-based, not-for-profit healthcare providers serving the greater-Oswego County area.
Affiliates include St. Luke Health Services and St. Francis Commons Assisted Living Residence in Oswego and Michaud Residential Health Services in Fulton. Visit us on the web at www.bcommons.com