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Miller to Lead Rockynol

Posted on September 15, 2011 in Media Releases for Rockynol - 1 Comment

Richard P. Miller has been named Executive Director of Rockynol, 1150 West Market St. In his new role, Miller will oversee all operations of the Akron not-for-profit organization. Rockynol is owned and operated by OPRS Communities, a subsidiary of Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Services (OPRS). He will begin his new duties on Oct. 24.

Hollywood Comes to our Neighborhood

Posted on August 31, 2011 in Active Aging for Rockynol

How exciting to have a little Hollywood in our beautiful Akron neighborhood!

Check out this new study

Posted on August 30, 2011 in Health and Wellness for All Communities

Check this out -- a new study confirms what we already know -- Memory fitness programs enhance peoples' mental awareness. What do you think?

Cataracts -- a natural result of aging

Posted on August 29, 2011 in Active Aging for All Communities - 58 Comments

Cataracts are a natural result of aging. They are the leading cause of visual loss among adults 55 and older. No one knows for sure why the eye’s lens changes as we age, forming cataracts.

It's heating up out there

Posted on June 21, 2011 in Active Aging for All Communities

Just a reminder to take precautions in excessive heat this summer! Also, check out these reposted tips from the Ohio Department of Aging.

Belfance to Lead Westminster-Thurber Community

Posted on June 6, 2011 in Media Releases for All Communities - 6 Comments

Leslie K. Belfance has been named Executive Director of Westminster-Thurber Community, 717 Neil Ave. In her new role, Belfance will oversee all operations of the Columbus not-for-profit, continuing care retirement community, owned and operated by OPRS Communities, a subsidiary of Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Services (OPRS). She will begin the position on June 20.

It's all in a name

Posted on May 25, 2011 in Active Aging for All Communities - 7 Comments

OPRS is working with Scripps Gerontology Center at Miami University on a research study to find out what people over 65 like to be called – Seniors, Elders, Golden Agers?
What do you think?

Your Best Move Yet

Posted on May 20, 2011 in Active Aging for All Communities - 9 Comments

Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Services would like to offer you a few tips on how to downsize, pack efficiently and ease the strain on yourself and your family.

Journey through Aging

Posted on May 20, 2011 in Active Aging for All Communities - 10 Comments

Roundtable Woodcarvers Club Hanging out with other cutups

Posted on May 16, 2011 in Active Aging for All Communities

From the Youngstown Vindicator

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