Workshops

At the Parkway Center we are proud to offer workshops to provide a variety of information to our members.
These are the programs scheduled for the month of April.
Cancellations and events that are rescheduled will be posted here and on our Parkway Center Facebook Page.

GRIEF YOUR WAY – Sponsored by Heintz Funeral Home
Date: November 5, and November 19
Time:
5:30 pm
Details: Join us every other Tuesday for this grief support group.
Cost: Free

ELDER LAW
Date:
November 13
Time:
10:00 am
Details: Victor Pellagrino will be here to talk about Elder Law.

KEY BANK
Date: 
November 14
Time:
10:00 am
Details:
A representative from Key Bank will be at the Center to talk about social security and banking options.

UPSTATE FAMILY HEALTH SERVICES
Date:
November 21
Time:
10:00 am
Details:
Come and find out about all the services they have to offer!

MEDICARE
Date: November 20
Time:
1:00 pm
Details: 
Do you have questions about Medicare? About how to enroll, how to change your provider, or if you are getting the best benefits? Join a rep from CDPHP to get all of your questions answered.

OFA SERVICES
Date: 
November 21
Time:
10:30 am
Details:
Jessica from OFA will be at the Center to discuss services they offer such as: aide for in the home, lifeline buttons, home delivered meals, social adult day program, and HEAP applications.

GOOD QUESTIONS FOR GOOD HEALTH
Date: 
November 22
Time:
12:30 pm
Details:
This workshop will focus on how you can have a more successful visit with your healthcare provider. In this workshop we will discuss: what are the risks you are facing, how do you plan for your appointment, and much more!

ENERGY SAVINGS
Date: 
November 26
Time:
10:00 am
Details:
Join us for a workshop on energy savings this winter!
  

 

Evidence Based Programs

Aging Mastery Program (AMP):
The Aging Mastery Program encourages developing behaviors across many dimensions that will lead to improved health, stronger financial security, and overall well-being.
By participating in this program you will: make and maintain small, but impactful changes in your health behaviors;financial well-being; and enrichment later in life.
This program is made possible through funding from Excellus BlueCross BlueShield, and the Slocum Dickson Foundation.

*Matter of Balance (MOB):
Many older adults experience concerns about falling, and end up restricting their activities as a result.
Matter of Balance is an award winning program designed to help manage falls and increase activity levels.
This program is for anyone that is concerned about falling, interested in improving balance,
anyone who has fallen in the past, and anyone who restricts their activities due to fear of falling.
In this class you will learn: how to view falls as controllable, make changes to reduce fall risks, participate in low level exercises, and more.

These programs are available at various times and locations throughout the year.
For more information on these programs or to suggest a program
please call our Wellness Coordinator –  Debby Zampardi at (315) 223-3973 ext.115