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Wake Up to the RVNA Spring Breakfast

A Meaningful Way to Start Your Day The 18th Annual RVNA Spring Breakfast fundraiser will be held on Friday, April 27th, at 7:30am, at the Amber Room in Danbury.  Every year, this event brings together 400 area business leaders, medical professionals, community groups, and RVNA friends
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The 2018 RVNA Health & Wellness Fair is Here!

Saturday, April 21, 10am – 3pm Health Screenings, Activities, and Fun for the whole family! East Ridge Middle School 10 East Ridge Road Ridgefield CT * Extended hours & additional parking this year * Spring is in the air, and that means it’s time for the annual RVNA Health &
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2017 RVNA Health & Wellness Fair

Annual Event Provided Family Fun for Everyone Check it out: Seven-year-old, Amelia Taibi, had such a good time at the 2017 RVNA Health & Wellness Fair last April that RVNA made it onto her All About Me favorites chart printed in the school yearbook (see bottom left in photo)  – al
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Jonathan Winn Takes the 2018 Spelling Bee Sash

It was a Winn-win at RVNA’s 7th Annual Spelling Bee when the final word went to Jonathan Winn, founder and co-artistic director of Ridgefield’s Thrown Stone Theatre Company. After a fun-filled evening of orthographic sparring, intense concentration, best guesses, Lifeline
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Go Further with Food

The foods you choose can make a difference in starting your day off right, fueling you for an athletic event, or keeping weight or a medical condition in check.  March is National Nutrition Month, and it is worth taking stock of how you and your family eat.  Many families have active
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Becoming BIG and LOUD

RVNA Offers Unique Therapy Programs for Patients with Parkinson’s Disease RVNA has introduced two new therapy offerings — LSVT* LOUD (*Lee Silverman Voice Treatment) and LSVT BIG. Both are geared toward improving function in those with Parkinson’s disease.   Often referred
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Hospice by RVNA: A New Layer of Care for the Community

RVNA Hires Director for New Offering RVNA is pleased to announce that Leslie Chiaramonte, MSN, BS, RN, CHPN, has joined the staff as director of the agency’s newly developing service to the community – Hospice by RVNA. In that role, she will lead a team of specialists certified in hos
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BEE Part of the Fun

Snow Date: Monday, March 19* The winter Olympics may be over, but the competition in Ridgefield is about to heat up at RVNA’s 7th Annual Spelling Bee on Wednesday, March 7, at the Ridgefield Playhouse.  While most of the town sleeps, 26 among us — 13 Spelling Bee contestants and their
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Medicare Scam to Watch Out For

Beginning in April, Medicare will start a year-long program to replace all current Medicare cards and issue new ID numbers. The new ID number will no longer be a beneficiary’s social security number. This change is part of an effort to better protect seniors from identity theft. Ironi
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Feed Your Heart Right

RVNA’s New Nutrition Class Can Show You How Did you know that making a few diet and lifestyle changes might radically improve your heart health? What’s more, those healthy adjustments can have a trickle-down effect and improve wellness throughout your body. While it might be hard to b
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