The Old Lyme VNA will be offering flu vaccinations to Old Lyme and Lyme residents 40 years old or over FREE OF CHARGE (no insurance paperwork necessary!).
• Foot Screening (free)
• Eye Screening (free)
• Hearing Screening (free)
• Balance Testing (free)
• UV Face Scanner (free)
• Blood Testing (a small fee is charged)
• Blood Pressure Screening (free)
The date will be October 22nd from 8 am to 12 noon
Appointments will be available for Renter’s Rebates on May 25th and June 15th from 12:30-3:00pm. To sign up please call Old Lyme Social Services at (860)434-1605 ext 228.
Susette Christensen, Certified Reflexologist, will be holding private reflexology sessions on May 9th and 23rd 9:30am- 3:00 pm. The cost is $10.00 for a 15 minute session. 30 minute and 60 minute sessions are available as well. To sign up, please call Susette at (860) 334-9255.
Massage therapy for the older generation offers many benefits including enhanced blood circulation, improved balance and flexibility, reduction of arthritic pain and back pain, increased joint mobility, improved posture, improved natural energy levels and mental awareness. Chair massage will be offered at the Old Lyme senior center on Tuesday May 3rd & 17th between 12:30-4:00pm. A licensed massage therapist from Bonne Santé Wellness center (located at 4 Huntley Road, Old Lyme) will provide chair massage at the Lymes’ Senior Center. These services are offered to members of the senior center only at a reduced rate $25 for a 30 minute chair massage. Interested parties should call (860)434-1605 ext. 240 ahead of time. For those interested in full body massage, reduced price full hour table massages can be booked directly at Bonne Santé Wellness Center by calling 860-434-7429.
Join Mary Jane Fegan, DPT from Rehab Concepts Physical Therapy on February 19th at 1:00 pm for a presentation on managing hand arthritis. Learn about risk factors and practical advice on ways to alleviate the symptoms of hand arthritis.