Alzheimer’s and dementia sufferers have a new resource in Sylvania. Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care Services now offers specialized care programs and assistance in the NW Ohio area. Formed as a merger of numerous area Alzheimer organizations, ADCS offerings include an Adult Day Program for daytime care services, a short-term respite program, which offers overnight care, and supplies, including wheelchairs. Service users pay what they can for the assistance programs, which are subsidized by area groups. The Center is open 7:30am-5:30pm, Monday-Friday and is located at 2500 N. Reynolds Rd. The group also offers a 24-hour helpline at 1-800-272-3900.
There is a volunteer opportunity for dog lovers just waiting to unleash some of their free time. ADAI (Assistance Dogs for Achieving Independence) is supported locally by The Ability Center to help people with disabilities. This is an opportunity for community members who love puppies (who doesn’t?) and who want to lend a helping hand.
Winter seemed to last forever. Some of us didn’t stick to our healthy routines over the cold months. It’s time to come out of hibernation and Spring Into Health! We talked to some of the top, local health experts. They answered some questions about their area of specialty and gave some healthy advice, too. Sarah
Three Toledoans fulfill passions with their hobbies Life sometimes makes it difficult to find time for yourself. With family, work and other responsibilities, a hobby often doesn’t seem possible. Retirement is the perfect time to explore activities that you might have only thought about fleetingly in years past. If you are looking to slow down