Massachusetts Newest Evidence-based Program Savvy Caregiver The Savvy Caregiver program is a 6 week training program for caregivers who care for someone with Alzheimer’s or Related Dementias. The program is facilitated by 1 or 2 trained Practitioners. It is based on the notion that family members who become caregivers need to be trained to assume […]
Diabetes Prevention Programs Now Available in Massachusetts. The Massachusetts Department of Public Health, through Community Partners, is please to now offer the Diabetes Prevention Program! If you are at-risk for diabetes or if you have pre-diabetes, you can take steps to reverse it. The Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) is an evidence-based lifestyle change program that […]
The Healthy Living Center of Excellence is an innovative collaborative between Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley, Inc., a community based organization and Hebrew Senior Life, a medical provider with a goal of helping seniors remain independent and in the community as long as possible. By combining our expertise in the aging service and medical networks, the collaborative encourages older adults to become active partners in managing their health.