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The Robert Dutton, MD, Adult Day Health Center provides a multidisciplinary approach and a highly structured milieu for participants whose needs are socialization, structure and support; medical monitoring and treatment; specialized programming for memory impairment; and psychiatric/mental health supports.

The Center’s staff works closely with local agencies and other service providers to offer a variety of quality enrichment programs. Registered nurses, rehabilitation therapists, occupational therapists, podiatrists, nutritionists, and other professionals provide many of the clinical services at the Center. Additional professional services are provided as needed.

The Center promotes a home-like atmosphere, offering a bright, clean, and cheery environment. Among the center’s amenities are a homey kitchen and eating area, four bathrooms, including one with a handicapped accessible shower; and a laundry room. There is a well-appointed lounge area for socializing and relaxing and a separate treatment room, which allows for maximum privacy. Activity areas are also available to provide a quiet space for groups or individual projects. The Center is fully handicapped accessible.

In addition to the aforementioned services, computer activities, WII Fitness, field trips, health education programs, and a variety of other programs are offered to stimulate the mind and provide restorative therapy for the body.

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Enhanced Creative Coping:
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Medford Family  Network
Monday, April 23-June 18

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Thursday, May 10
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Friday, May 18

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Kernwood Country Club, Salem, MA
Monday, June 25


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