Alzheimer’s support Group
Woodside Senior Communities holds an Alzheimer’s Support Group the last Tuesday of every month from 5-6pm at Woodside Lutheran Home. This support group is free to the public and is led by our very own Dementia trained professionals who can help guide those who are trying to navigate through the journey with loved ones suffering from Alzheimer’s and other related Dementias.
A membership organization leading positive social change and delivering value to people age 50 and over through information, advocacy and service.
Alzheimer’s Association (www.alz.org)
The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care, support and research.
American Cancer Society (www.cancer.org)
Information about cancer, cancer treatment, support groups and services, and special health needs of patients and survivors.
American Diabetes Association (www.diabetes.org)
The American Diabetes Association is leading the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fighting for those affected by diabetes. The Association funds research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes; delivers services to hundreds of communities; provides objective and credible information; and gives voice to those denied their rights because of diabetes. Founded in 1940, our mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (http://www.elca.org)
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America resulted from a union of three North American Lutheran church bodies: The American Lutheran Church, the Association of Evangelical Lutheran Churches and the Lutheran Church in America.
Families for Depression Awareness (www.familyaware.org)
Depression affects 15 percent of people over 65, and as many as 25 percent of people living in assisted living communities. This is a site devoted to helping families recognize and cope with depressive disorders.
HUD-Senior Citizen Resources
Looking for housing options for yourself, an aging parent, relative, or friend? Do some research first to determine what kind of assistance or living arrangement you need.
LeadingAge Wisconsin (http://www.leadingagewi.org/)
Leading Age Wisconsin is a statewide membership association of nonprofit corporations dedicated to serving the needs of aging adults and people with disabilities. They provide the membership, which includes religious, fraternal, private, and government organizations, with programs and services to promote the highest quality of life and greatest independence
Leading Age (http://www.leadingage.org/)
To expand the world of possibilities for aging, LeadingAge members and affiliates touch the lives of millions of individuals, families, employees and volunteers every day. The LeadingAge community includes 6,000 not-for-profit organizations in the United States, 39 state partners, hundreds of businesses, research partners, consumer organizations, foundations and a broad global network of aging services organizations that reach over 30 countries.
Medicare Rights Center (www.medicarerights.org)
The Medicare Rights Center is a national, nonprofit consumer service organization that works to ensure access to affordable health care for older adults and people with disabilities through counseling and advocacy, educational programs and public policy initiatives.
National Family Caregiver Support Program(http://dhs.wisconsin.gov/aging/caregiver.htm )
The Wisconsin National Family Caregiver Support Program offers information, support, and resources to assist family caregivers (spouse, adult child, other relative, friend or neighbor) with their concerns related to caregiving.
National Institute of Health Senior Health(http://nihseniorhealth.gov/)
This site is designed especially for adults 60 and older. Up to date practical health information presented in an easy to read language.
Village of Ashwaubenon Community Events (https://www2.ashwaubenon.com/events?id=1580)
Greater Green Bay Community & Events (https://www.greenbay.com/)
Hawthorn Suites (https://www.wyndhamhotels.com/hawthorn-extended-stay/green-bay-wisconsin/hawthorn-suites-green-bay/overview?CID=LC:BH::GGL:RIO:National:47732&iata=00065402)
If you are staying over in Green Bay to visit a resident of Woodside Senior Communities, please ask for the “Woodside Discount” at Hawthorn Suites.