Saturday, March 11, 2017
1 pm – 3 pm
Learn how to transfer your loved one using proper body mechanics, with safe wheelchair-to-bed and chair-to-wheelchair transfers, and the proper use of assisted devices. Limited to 20 participants. Presented by Carol Kikuchi, MPT and James Hewson, PT, of Honolulu Physical Therapy, an onsite partner of the St. Francis Kūpuna Village.
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
5 pm – 7 pm
Learn about nutrition for seniors, the role of liquid nutritional supplements, and the differences in food consistencies to maintain overall health. Limited to 10 participants. Presented by Mary Arakaki, Registered Dietitian, experienced in geriatric nutrition.