Auxiliary of Emerson Hospital invites the community to attend “Old Age Ain’t
For Sissies – Demystifying Elder Care,” a light dinner and important conversation
with eldercare professionals on Wednesday, May 3 from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30
p.m. The event will take place at
Emerson Hospital in the Cheney Conference Room located near the hospital’s main
include: Moderator Janet Benvenuti, founder of Circle of Life Partners and
author of Don’t Give Up on Me, Dr.
Sunita Hanjura, a geriatrician who practices at Emerson Primary Care Associates
of Bedford, Emily Tamilio, RN, Regional Director of CareOne and Kelly Magee
Wright, Executive Director, Minuteman Senior Services. The event is recommended for people who are navigating
the aging journey themselves or for their loved ones.
the evening will include discussions about strategies for keeping elders
healthy, the continuum of caring for
aging adults, programs, services and resources for aging at home and
alternatives to living at home. The event is sponsored by CareOne.
The program is
free, however registration is required as seating is limited. Please visit www.emersonhospital.org/AuxEvents
The Auxiliary of Emerson Hospital supports Emerson
through increased community awareness, health-related education, and
fundraising initiatives. Over the past decade, the Auxiliary’s fundraising
efforts have raised more than $3million for hospital equipment, facilities, and
services. For more information about the Auxiliary, email EmersonAuxiliary@gmail.com,
or visit www.EmersonHospital.org.
Emerson Hospital is a multi-site health
system headquartered in Concord, Mass., with additional facilities in Sudbury,
Groton and Westford, and an urgent care center in Hudson. The 179-bed hospital
provides advanced medical services to more than 300,000 individuals in 25
towns. To learn more, visit www.emersonhospital.org.