May is Older Americans Month --Wellness

May 2, 2016

The theme of this year’s Older American Month is “Blaze a Trail”.   Lake Prince Woods is “blazing a trail” with a calendar full of a variety of activities in May.  Although Americans are living longer, more are developing chronic illnesses.  About 80% of older American have at least on chronic health condition.  It is never too late to get more active or revamp your diet.  Small things can lead to huge differences in the way you feel.

Health living:

-Helps keep your mind active

-Helps maintain physical health

-Provides structure and routine

-Connects you with the community

-promotes social activities

-Helps prevent isolation

Join us for any or all of these events to celebrate Older American’s Month!

Advance Care Planning:  Tuesday, May 3, 3pm

Salad Sensations and Nutrition Notes:  Tuesday, May 10, 11am

Fitness Fair: Monday, May 16, 10:30am

Recent Developments in Alzheimer’s Research:  Monday, May 23, 3pm

Senior Living Picnic and Cottage Open House: Saturday, May 14, 11:30am

Downsizing and Organizing: Wednesday, May 25, 2pm

Lake Prince Woods is a residential retirement community offering an array of lifestyle choices.  Located in Suffolk, Virginia, the community is nestled among 172 lovely wooded acres bordering Lake Prince.  As a continuing care retirement community, Lake Prince Woods offers residential living, assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing care.  To learn more, visit the website:

Contact Kaye Albin at Lake Prince Woods for event reservations or additional information:  757.923.5504 or [email protected]