FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

October 4, 2021

Independence Village of Oxford to host Senior Safety Series

Topics include, self-defense, avoiding phone scams, prescription interactions and more.

Brighton, Mich. — Independence Village of Oxford  is partnering with the Oxford Senior Center to host several presentations on senior safety. The first event is from 10:45 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tuesday, October 12, with a deadline to register of Thursday, October 7, and it will be hosted at Independence Village of Oxford. 

The Senior Safety Series includes three events, each covering a different topic to help seniors stay safe. The events are free, and each guest will enjoy lunch prepared by the Executive Chef and culinary team at Independence Village of Oxford. The first event includes a presentation from Empower People’s Agency on self-defense and boundary setting for seniors, and all are welcome to attend this and upcoming presentations. 

The second presentation of the Senior Safety Series by Vibe Credit Union will discuss how seniors can protect themselves from phone scams, phishing and identity theft. The event is from 10:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Tuesday, October 19, with a deadline to register of Thursday, October 14, and it will be hosted at Independence Village of Oxford.

The third presentation in the series by Apothecary & Co. will cover how to safely use and discard prescription drugs and education about some drug interactions. The event is from 10:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Tuesday, October 26, with a deadline to register of Thursday, October 21, and it will be hosted at Independence Village of Oxford.

To register for one or all of the events, guests should visit Bit.ly/seniorsafetyseries or contact Dawn Medici at 248-963-7660 or dawnmedici@oxparkrec.org.

Independence Village of Oxford is located at 701 Market Street in Oxford. To learn more about Independence Village, call 248-236-8300.

 

About Independence Village Senior Living

With 40 years of experience developing and operating senior housing communities, Independence Village Senior Living is the premier choice for seniors and families looking for an individualized, purposeful and engaging senior living setting. Independence Village operates communities across Indiana, Iowa, Michigan and Ohio. Each location offers unique independent senior living options with select locations offering enhanced living, assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing options. To learn more about Independence Village, please visit IndependenceVillages.com

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