June 15-26, 2020

Engagement Manager Jason Clamme highlights the services, new name, and new logo of Lower Cape Fear Lifecare. Along with their 40 + years of hospice experience, the business is excited to transition into its new name and logo by offering additional programs and services such as Palliative Care, Greif Care, Dementia Care, and Educational Programs.

For more information or questions on these services, visit www.lifecare.org or contact them at  1-800-733-1476.

Dementia Care Nurse Specialist Candy Lee, RN explains how their Dementia Program was born out of community need, and was designed to provide education, tools, resources and support for caregivers caring for loved ones with dementia. The Dementia program has piloted throughout New Hanover County for over a year with great success and is looking forward to expanding to surrounding counties within the near future.

For information on support groups, caregiver workshops, fee for service respicare options, or dementia care training, visit www.lifecare.org or call at 1-800-733-1476 to speak to one of their nurses for a free consultative service.

Community Liaison Jennifer Jordan explains their “Begin the Conversation” program and its importance specifically during the Corona Virus Pandemic.  Lower Cape Fear Lifecare offers FREE “Begin the Conversation” workshops every month that provide assistance with education, legal forms, and notarization.

To request a FREE “Begin the Conversation” workbook, to download free NC living will and healthcare power of attorney forms, or to watch Jason Clamme’s video on advanced care planning, please visit www.lifecareresponds.org or contact 1-800-733-1476 with additional questions.

FEATURED SENIOR EXPO SPONSORS

Cape Fear Smiles

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Cape Fear Smiles patients express their satisfaction by showing gratitude for the practice’s professionalism, quality of work and friendly demeanor. One commonality that all of the featured patients share is that they are confident Cape Fear Smiles is the dentist for them!

Cape Fear Smiles welcomes new patients! Call 910-763-0931 to schedule an appointment or visit www.capefearsmiles.com

Senior Resource Services

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Senior Resource Services Director of Service Ashley Hopkins and Senior Resource Services President Rob Williams explain the different services the agency offers such as; Medicare planning, senior life insurance, long-term care planning, and asset protection for retirement. With over 20 years of business, SRS takes pride as the one here in Wilmington that you can trust for all of your retirement needs.

Senior Resource Services is happy to assist you today! For assistance call 910-399-3494 or stop in to their local office located on Wrightsville Ave. in Wilmington, North Carolina.

Peak Resources Wilmington

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Peak Resources Wilmington Administrator Sue Rawls describes their facility as a 110 bed, skilled nursing facility that offers a variety of services such as therapy, PT, OT, speech, and respicare. Peak Resources takes pride in celebrating their wonderful nurses on staff by participating in national nurse’s week as well as national nursing home week. Along with their Wilmington location, Peak Resources also has eight other facilities throughout the state of North Carolina. 

For more information, Peak Resources welcomes your call at 910-362-3612, 910-622-7847 or visit their website at PeakResourcesInc.com

Spring Arbor of Wilmington

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Christina Land of Spring Arbor of Wilmington discusses their community and all the facility has to offer. Spring Arbor has been providing a place for seniors to call home in Wilmington for over 23 years, specializing in assisted living, memory care with specialized programming and therapy all within a comfortable home-like environment. In addition to assistance with daily living, Spring Arbor offers on sight rehab and therapy services, weekly visits from primary care providers and an unmatched program/activity calendar and staff highly dedicated to their residence. 

Liberty Commons

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Liberty Commons Rehabilitation Center strives to provide their residents with the necessary support to live their lives with freedom and dignity. From short term rehabilitation, long term care, outpatient therapy, or assisted living care, Liberty is designed to make you feel at home. They also can provide speech therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy.  Comfort. Community. Dignity.

United Healthcare

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Whether turning 65 or looking to switch Medicare plans, United Healthcare representatives pride themselves on making it easy, every step of the way.  United has Medicare’s largest Healthcare Network, with top doctors, hospitals, dentists, and specialists. Other benefits include free designer eyewear, name-brand hearing aids with low co-pays. United also offers personal service to you on your plan. Plans include Renew Active, a fitness program for mind and body. Last but not least, United plans allow for a once a year in-home health check from a medical professional.

Your Community Dental

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Your Community Dental is serious about lowering your family's dental costs. They believe their patients deserve a professional, caring team, to help your family develop a healthy and long-lasting smile. At Brown and Associates Your Community Dental, we love to make you smile!

Beltone

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Beltone Wilmington’s goal is to provide the community with the best hearing care available. If you or a loved one suspect hearing loss, Beltone can help. Waiting to do something about hearing loss can be dangerous.  Don’t let a small hearing loss become a big problem, and call Beltone today.

Riccobene Associates Family Dentistry

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Riccobene provides superior dental care with a compassionate approach and amazing results offering patients a comprehensive range of dental services, from fillings to Invisalign to implants and everything in between.

Humana

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Humana is proud to once again sponsor the WWAY Senior Expo. They are committed to improving the health and wellbeing of their community and want the community to know they are working from their homes to provide everyone the same personal service from their phones. They can help you learn about Humana's plans in your areas or other needs that you may have. They can also provide information and resources to help you maintain your health and stay engaged during this public health emergency. Call a licensed Humana sales agency today.

ADDITIONAL SPONSORS

Pivot Physical Therapy

CapTel

Sito Chiropractic

Coastal Companion Care

ElderCare at Home

Dr. Garrett Wilmington Smiles

Dignity Memorial

Carolina Dunes

Cranfil Sumner & Hartzog

Home Instead Senior Care

EVENT DETAILS WWAY invites you to join the 3rd annual WWAY Senior Expo!

This year, due to COVID-19, the expo will take place on our TV stations and online. Each weekday from June 15th-26th, we will be highlighting health vendors such as medical practitioners, pharmaceutical companies, medical supply companies, insurance companies, and many other health professionals with video segments on our 12pm afternoon news on CBS and 5pm evening news on ABC. These video segments and vendor info will also be posted here, on the WWAY Senior Expo Website.

CONTACT US For more information about this event, please fill out the form below

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