McLean is located in Simsbury. We are an active member of the Simsbury Chamber of Commerce, and contribute to our local police and fire departments. More information about Simsbury can be found at the Simsbury Chamber of Commerce website, www.simsburycoc.org.
Speaker's Bureau — Topics & Speakers
McLean offers a number of programs/topics for presentation. If you are interested in having a McLean employee speak about one of the topics below or something that is of special interest to your group, please call (860) 658-3744. Also view our lists of lectures under NEWS & EVENTS for caregivers and those considering senior living.
Topics Suitable for Senior Centers and Other Groups of Seniors
Understanding Palliative Comfort Care for Those with Serious Chronic Illnesses
Medicare Home Health Care — Understanding your benefits and why to choose McLean Home Care
Heart Health for Seniors — Meet with an experienced home care nurse and learn how to stay healthy and take control to minimize your heart risk
Home Safety: Medications and Fall Prevention
Post-Acute and Skilled Nursing
Understanding the Senior Care Alphabet — Levels of care and what someone needs — home care, assisted living, skilled nursing; what insurance covers, Title 19, VA benefits...
My Family Member Is in the Hospital, What Happens Next?
Hospice and Palliative Care
Hospice 101 — Hospice concepts and philosophy
Facilitating Life Reviews and Narratives in Coping with Loss
We All Can Be Spiritual Caregivers
Discussing End-of-Life Care & Advanced Directives
Bereavement and Loss Issues, Children & Grief, Holidays & Grief, Ritual & Healing
Nutrition and Hydration at End of Life
Pain and Symptom Management
Signs and Symptoms of End of Life
How to Help Families
Considering Total Joint Replacement Surgery? Tips for Success
How to Live Independently with Vision Loss
Aging Does Not Mean You Have to Accept Swallowing Problems — Learn what you can do to help yourself eat well. Program with a speech therapist.
Importance of Balance and Minimizing Fall Risk
Balance and Fall-Assessment Clinic
Is Your Home Safe?
Reverse the Effects of Aging — Strength training
Keeping Your Bones Strong — Osteoporosis
The Benefits of Water Exercise
Driving Assessments — Keeping you driving safely