the courtyard of the Woodlawn Commons independent and enriched/assisted living apartments with flowers and decorative stones

Mother and adult daughter sitting on couch smiling

5 Helpful Tips for New Family Caregivers

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Caregiving is a rewarding, but sometimes demanding role. From getting organized to practicing good self-care, here are some helpful tips for new caregivers. If you’ve recently taken on the role of family caregiver, you may be finding it challenging. Juggling your own responsibilities while also caring for an aging loved one is tough. It can […]

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Model cars and automobile memorabilia.

Automobile Model and Memorabilia Show

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A fun collection of vintage automobile models and memorabilia was displayed in the Health Care Center’s Resident Activities Room for residents to enjoy. The collection was provided by Wesley Alzheimer’s Engagement Coach, Carl Picioccio (left), and consists of many pieces that once belonged to his grandfather and father. Residents and staff enjoyed reminiscing and sharing […]

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Children's artwork.

YMCA Intergenerational Learning Center at Wesley’s Art Show

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This spring, The Saratoga Regional YMCA’s Intergenerational Learning Center at Wesley paired preschool students and seniors for a dynamic, multimedia art project at Wesley’s Woodlawn Commons. Directed by artist Jackie Sweeney, the project entitled “Onomatopoeia Please! Seniors and Children, Symbols and Sounds Musically Converge in Poetry, Painting and Animal Themes” was a fun and creative […]

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