Calendar of Programs and Events
Staying informed is important to living a healthy life.
To keep you current on matters of health and wellness, RVNA holds educational programs and events on a wide variety of topics, led by experts in their fields.
To see our upcoming events, please visit our calendar page. All events are held at RVNA at 27 Governor Street in Ridgefield unless noted otherwise. To RSVP for an event or learn more, please contact us at 203-438-5555.
Smooth Sailing Ahead: Effectively Adapting to Life’s Changes
Tuesday, April 25, 1:30pm – 3:00pm at RVNA
An informative discussion on ways to stay safe and healthy and manage the “waves” as you navigate through life’s transitions. Universal design, home modifications, aging-in-place, mobility challenges and durable medical equipment will be discussed.
This event, which is free and open to the public, is presented by Barbara Newland (at right, in photo), Certified Aging in Place Specialist, RVNA Director of Community Health & Wellness and Melissa Woodhouse (at left, in photo), Occupational Therapist, RVNA Assistant Rehabilitation Manager.
Please RSVP to RVNA 203.438.5555
Matters of the Heart
A Public Forum on Heart Disease
Wednesday, May 10, 6:30pm – 8:00pm at RVNA.
Join our multi-disciplinary panel of experts to discuss cardiac health and nutrition. Learn about the newest advances in diagnosis, medication, and non-surgical treatments and how lifestyle factors, including nutrition, have an important role in heart disease.
Dr. Brian D. Pollack – Cardiologist, Cardiac Specialists PC in Danbury
Gigi Weiss, MSPT – Physical Therapist & RVNA Director of Rehabilitation Therapy
Meg Whitbeck MS, RDN – RVNA Registered Dietitian and Nutrition Educator
To register, please call RVNA at 203.438.5555