The Wellness Initiative for Senior Education (WISE) Program celebrates healthy aging and educates older adults on a variety of topics including safe medication use, communicating effectively with healthcare providers and strategies for healthy living. WISE is a national program that has been grant funded in Sussex County since 2013.
- Learn about the aging process and how to make healthy lifestyle choices
- Celebrate this exciting stage of life and all the benefits that come with it
- Discuss risk factors and behaviors older adults should avoid to stay healthy
- Examine how alcohol, prescription medications and over-the-counter medications affect seniors differently and how they can avoid problems
- Learn how to use simple tools to help you feel more empowered about your health and the healthcare you receive
To register for either WISE program, please contact Tina at 93-383-4787.
- Administration on Aging
- Medicare Information Source
- AARP - New Jersey
- Sussex County Home Page
- National Council on Aging
- Senior and Assisted Living Facilities
- Health and Age Centers
- Senior Corps