Alden Gardens of Waterford

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For Older Drivers, All Cars Aren’t Created Equal

“Mom had two fender benders this year—I wonder if she is safe behind the wheel?” As seniors experience the normal changes of aging and health conditions such as arthritis, vision problems and memory loss, they often wonder if it’s safe to keep driving. Family members wonder, too, and they often pressure an older loved one […]
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Measuring Liquid Medication? Don’t Use a Kitchen Spoon!

Many older adults have trouble swallowing pills, so their doctor may prescribe a liquid version of the medications they need to take. Other medications, such as cold syrups and antacids, already typically come in liquid form It’s important to take these medications as directed. For example, we’re usually advised to shake the container so that […]
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Free Summer Events

Alden Gardens of Waterford will be hosting four very special events this summer. All events will take place at Alden Gardens of Waterford at 1955 Randi Drive in Aurora.  An RSVP is required for all three events. Please call 630-851-1880 or REGISTER ONLINE. Book Signing with Julie Oleszak Thursday, July 19, 6:00-7:00pm An elementary school teacher […]
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Bourbon and Food Pairing Class

Alden Gardens of Waterford is pleased to be hosting this very special event. Bourbon and Food Pairing Class Saturday, September 22, 1:00pm 1955 Randi Drive, Aurora An RSVP is required. Please call 630-851-1880 or REGISTER ONLINE. Learn about the history of bourbon from bourbon enthusiast Chef Ed Kropiwiec. You’ll be able to taste the award-winning Jefferson’s small […]
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