March 31, 2015, Montecito, CA, - Casa Dorinda hosted their first annual Resident Wellness Fair today. Twenty three organizations presented information on topics such as senior fitness, mental acuity, prescription interactions, elder fraud and abuse, heart health, situational awareness, volunteer opportunities, preventative health care strategies, disaster preparedness, and more.
“Our first Resident Wellness Fair was a tremendous success. Our local community organizations are an impressive bunch and were so nice to share their knowledge and experience. I was amazed at the amount of wonderful information that was shared with residents on preventative health care strategies along with all the great opportunities for our residents to volunteer locally. I cannot wait to see what next year’s fair holds in store,” said Marilu Greene, director of Health & Fitness at Casa Dorinda.
Attending organizations included:
The Center for Successful Aging
Visiting Nurse and Hospice Care
American Heart Association
The Red Cross
The Braille Institute
Lana Marme Fine Apparel and Footwear
The Physical Therapy Lab
The Medical Center Pharmacy
The Activities Department
Health & Fitness Department and the Wellness Committee
SB Sheriff’s Department
Montecito Fire Department and MERRAG
About Casa Dorinda
Casa Dorinda is California’s premiere LifeCare community. Located in the heart of Montecito on the historic Bliss estate, Casa Dorinda combines private medical care and a culturally rich environment to truly elevate retirement living.
Casa Dorinda is a private LifeCare Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) owned and operated by the Montecito Retirement Association, a nonsectarian, nonprofit, tax-exempt organization. State of California Licenses RCFE #421700160, SNF #050000112, CCRC Certificate of Authority #126.
For more information on Casa Dorinda, please contact Toby Ayars at 805-845-5682.