Community Education Series

Coming Up

 Steady Strides: Fall Prevention Strategies

Learn about the components of effective exercise programs that will help you improve your balance and reduce the risk of falling. We’ll also discuss the importance of safely and confidently performing a floor to stand transfer, another technique for preventing falls. Also learn about Strive to Thrive, a falls prevention program offered at the Thrive Center

Presenter:

Beth Quinn, PT, DPT

Associate Professor & Director of Clinical Education at Bellarmine University

Beth Quinn, PT, DPT, is a Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Geriatric Physical Therapy and associate professor at Bellarmine University in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program. She is the Director of Clinical Education and her primary teaching responsibilities include clinical education and service-learning. She helped start the Strive to Thrive Service Learning Clinic, a partnership with The Thrive Center and Bellarmine DPT students to provide a balance, exercise, and falls prevention class. Her professional and scholarship interests include clinical learning experiences, geriatrics, and acute care.

June 26, 2024

3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Highlands Campus Chapel
2000 Newburg Road, Louisville


 To attend, please RSVP in advance:

We invite you to join us on the 4th Wednesday of each month for our Community Education Series as we welcome guest speakers to share topics related to aging and caregiving. Each session is held in our Highlands Campus Chapel from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

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Each Community Education Series event is recorded. If you cannot attend, you may view past events on our YouTube page by following the link below.

Parkinson’s Support Group

The Parkinson’s Support Group meets the second Tuesday of each month at 9:15 a.m., in the Nazareth Home Library at our Newburg Road Campus. This group is free, provides mutual support, gives practical information, and provides information about caregiving and community resources.

To RSVP or learn more contact:
Jennifer Warawa
Program Director, Spalding Square
(502) 479-2519
jwarawa@nazhome.org

Resources

At Nazareth Home we strive to be a resource for elders and our community. If you are searching for information, we’re here to help. Whether you are a current resident, looking for senior care options, or not quite ready to take that step, we are happy to provide any advice and direction we can. Contact us or check out these reliable sources for additional information and support.

Aging Care 2023

Meals for Elders

Motivated by compassion and concern for all elders in our community, Nazareth Home provides home-cooked meals for elders maintaining their independence and a healthy lifestyle. Regardless of the dietary situation, Nazareth Home works to provide a specific nutritional lunch and dinner that meets one-third of daily requirements. This service is available Monday through Friday.

To learn more about cost and diet arrangements contact:
Janet King
Director of Food Service
(502) 459-9681 ext. 4130
jking@nazhome.org

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