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Bring in 2012 with a Driver Safety Course at the Riverwoods Education Center

Let’s bring in 2012 with AARP Driver Safety course at Riverwoods Education Center @ Adams School of Driving on Feb 21 & 22 at 10:30 … Read more ›

Board members from The Chicago Lighthouse for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired and from North Suburban Healthcare Foundation
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Chicago Lighthouse Unveils New Comprehensive Vision Care Facility on North Shore

It has a state-of-the-art vision care clinic offering optometry, psychological counseling and occupational therapy services. It also provides a legal clinic and retail store offering … Read more ›

SPAN officers present Passages Hospice Dreams Director Kansas Swain with a check for $500, representing the organization’s annual holiday gift.  Pictured, from L-R: SPAN Vice President Mark Newton, Passages Hospice Dreams Director Kansas Swain, SPAN President Bob Tucker and SPAN Secretary Janice Becker.
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Local group names Passages Hospice Dreams grant recipient

The Senior’s Professional Assistance Network (SPAN) has chosen non-profit Passages Hospice Dreams as the recipient of its 2011 holiday gift. Passages Hospice Dreams is a … Read more ›

Free Memory Screening CJE SeniorLife
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Free Memory Screening

CJE SeniorLife is providing free confidential memory screenings at four locations. Screenings will be on Nov. 15 in Skokie, November 16 in Evanston and Deerfield … Read more ›

UPDATE: County Board agrees to turn management of Winchester House over to private firm

The Lake County Board this week agreed to turn over management of its residence for seniors to a private company. The draft contract with Minnesota-based … Read more ›

Finance officials approve Winchester House contract — just Lake County Board approval remains

Lake County finance officials have unanimously endorsed a plan that will hand over the management of a county-run senior residence to a private healthcare company, … Read more ›

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CJE SeniorLife Presents Five Week Dementia Series in Deerfield – Oct/Nov

What are the motor and non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease and what can individuals and family members do upon receiving a diagnosis? How do cognitive … Read more ›

Sheriff reports an uptick in scammers victimizing senior citizens

Scammers have been victimizing more elderly people recently in Lake County, officials say. Burlgars offer services in order to gain entry and steal from homeowners, … Read more ›

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Timing is Everything: Alternatives to Selling Mom’s Home in a Weak Market

The baby boomers are aging and so are their parents. There is a common scenario where an aging parent needs help and can no longer … Read more ›

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The Hoarding Dilemma: When and How to Help

By Shay Jacobson, RN, MA, NCGPresident, Lifecare Innovations, Inc. National Certified GuardianAndMartha M. KernDirector, Lifecare Home Solutions, Inc. The problem of hoarding has recently garnered … Read more ›