Shell Point informational seminar coming to the Naples area April 19

FORT MYERS, Fla. (April 11, 2018) – Shell Point Retirement Community continues the Shell Point Retirement Roadshow with an informational seminar for Naples residents on Thursday, April 19 from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Hyatt House Naples/5th Avenue, 1345 5th Ave S in Naples.

This educational presentation offers guests the opportunity to learn about the resort-style retirement options and lifecare available in this nationally recognized retirement community in Fort Myers.

During this presentation, guests will learn about the numerous benefits received when becoming a resident at Shell Point, the lifestyle amenities offered, and see an overview of the community through a video presentation. Once the presentation is complete, attendees will have the chance to ask specific questions and schedule a visit to the community for a personal tour.

“We understand that people may want to learn more about Shell Point before driving from their communities,” said Ronette Icso, vice president of sales and marketing for Shell Point. “By bringing the presentation closer to their current homes, we are able to educate them on the many benefits when choosing to live at Shell Point. From this, they can determine if it is an option they would like to consider for their life planning, and if it is, they can take the next step to come for a tour of our beautiful campus and see it for themselves.”

Admission to the seminar is free and refreshments will be served. Seating is limited, so reservations are requested by calling 239-466-1131 or registering online at www.shellpoint.org/roadshow.

Shell Point informational seminar coming to the Port Charlotte area March 29

FORT MYERS, Fla. (March 16, 2018) – Shell Point Retirement Community continues the Shell Point Retirement Roadshow with an informational seminar for Port Charlotte residents on Thursday, March 29 from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Charlotte County Cultural Center, 2280 Aaron St. in Port Charlotte.

 

This educational presentation offers guests the opportunity to learn about the resort-style retirement options and lifecare available in this nationally recognized retirement community in Fort Myers. 

 

During this presentation, guests will learn about the numerous benefits received when becoming a resident at Shell Point, the lifestyle amenities offered, and see an overview of the community through a video presentation. Once the presentation is complete, attendees will have the chance to ask specific questions and schedule a visit to the community for a personal tour. 

 

“We understand that people may want to learn more about Shell Point before driving from their communities,” said Ronette Icso, vice president of sales and marketing for Shell Point. “By bringing the presentation closer to their current homes, we are able to educate them on the many benefits when choosing to live at Shell Point. From this, they can determine if it is an option they would like to consider for their life planning, and if it is, they can take the next step to come for a tour of our beautiful campus and see it for themselves.” 

 

Admission to the seminar is free and refreshments will be served. Seating is limited, so reservations are requested by calling 239-466-1131 or registering online at www.shellpoint.org/roadshow.

 

Shell Point Informational Seminar Coming to the Naples area March 27

FORT MYERS, Fla. (March 16, 2018) — Shell Point Retirement Community continues the Shell Point Retirement Roadshow with an informational seminar for residents of the Naples area on Tuesday, March 27 from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Hilton Naples, 5111 Tamiami Trail N. in Naples.

This educational presentation offers guests the opportunity to learn about the resort-style retirement options and comprehensive lifecare available in this nationally recognized retirement community in Fort Myers.

During the presentation, Shell Point’s experienced retirement counselors will explain the benefits received when becoming a resident at Shell Point, the benefits of lifecare, the numerous retirement options available and an overview of the community. Once the presentation is complete, guests will have the chance to ask specific questions and schedule a visit to the community for a personal tour.

“For Naples residents that may want to learn more about the community before traveling north, we’re excited to bring the presentation to their area and educate them on the many benefits that Shell Point has to offer.” says Ronette Icso, vice president of sales and marketing. “By bringing the presentation closer to their current homes, they can determine if it is an option they would like to consider for their life planning, and if it is, they can take the next step to come for a tour of our beautiful campus and see it for themselves.”

Admission to the seminar is free and refreshments will be served. Seating is limited, so reservations are requested by calling 239-466-1131 or registering online at www.shellpoint.org/roadshow.

Shell Point informational seminar coming to the Bonita Springs area March 20

FORT MYERS, Fla. (March 13, 2018) – Shell Point Retirement Community continues the Shell Point Retirement Roadshow with an informational seminar for residents of the Bonita Springs area on Tuesday, March 20 from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point, 5001 Coconut Road in Bonita Springs.

 

This educational presentation offer guests the opportunity to learn about the resort-style retirement options and comprehensive lifecare available in this nationally recognized retirement community in Fort Myers

During this presentation, Shell Point’s experienced retirement counselors will explain the benefits received when becoming a resident at Shell Point, the benefits of lifecare, the numerous retirement options available and an overview of the community. Once the presentation is complete, guests will have the chance to ask specific questions and schedule a visit to the community for a personal tour.

“For Bonita Springs residents that may want to learn more about the community before traveling here, we’re excited to bring the presentation to their area and educate them on the many benefits that Shell Point has to offer.” says Ronette Icso, vice president of sales and marketing for Shell Point.

Shell Point informational seminar coming to the Sanibel area March 14

FORT MYERS, Fla. (March 8, 2018) – Shell Point Retirement Community continues the Shell Point Retirement Roadshow with an informational seminar for Sanibel residents on Wednesday, March 14 from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Sanibel Community House, 2173 Periwinkle Way in Sanibel.

This educational presentation offers guests the opportunity to learn about the resort-style retirement options and comprehensive lifecare available in this award-winning waterfront community located in Fort Myers near Sanibel Island

During this presentation, Shell Point’s experienced retirement counselors will explain the benefits received when becoming a resident at Shell Point, the benefits of lifecare, the numerous retirement options available and an overview of the community. Once the presentation is complete, guests will have the chance to ask specific questions and schedule a visit to the community for a personal tour.

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Shell Point hosts Dr. Rudolph E. Tanzi March 12 To Address Audience on Medical Breakthroughs in Health Care

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Feb. 19, 2018) – Shell Point continues its third annual 2018 Medical Breakthroughs and Discoveries Series with a presentation by Dr. Rudolph E. Tanzi of Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, to be held Monday, March 12, at 7 p.m. in The Village Church Auditorium at Shell Point. This educational health care presentation, entitled “Reducing Risk for Alzheimer’s disease by Building a Resilient Brain,” is free and open to the public. To learn more or to register, call 239-433-7936.

During this presentation, attendees will learn about the latest advances and breakthroughs in Alzheimer’s disease. The New York Times best-selling author and researcher will also uncover the best methods to building a resilient brain.

Tanzi obtained bachelor’s degrees in microbiology and history at the University of Rochester in 1980, and his Ph.D. in neurobiology at Harvard Medical School in 1990. In his research achievements, Tanzi served on the team that was the first to find a disease gene for Huntington’s disease using human genetic markers, helping to launch the field of neurogenetics.

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Shell Point hosts Dr. J Eric Ahlskog March 2 To Address Audience on Medical Breakthroughs in Health Care

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Feb. 15, 2018) – Shell Point continues its third annual 2018 Medical Breakthroughs & Discoveries Series with a presentation by Dr. J. Eric Ahlskog of Mayo Clinic at 10 a.m. on Friday, March 2, in The Village Church Auditorium at Shell Point. This educational health care presentation, entitled “Debunking 10 Myths That May Sabotage Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease,” is free and open to the public. To learn more or to register, call 239-433-7936.

During this presentation, Ahlskog will address 10 myths that may sabotage treatment of Parkinson’s disease. His informational lecture will track the progression of the disease, define dyskinesias, examine its effects, uncover the best medications for Parkinson’s and discuss the rationale for symptomatic treatment.

Ahlskog is a full-time clinician with more than 30 years of experience, and currently serves as a professor of neurology at the Mayo Medical School. Since 2002, Ahlskog has served as chair for the Mayo Section of Movement Disorders. He has been a member of the American Academy of Neurology since 1987.

This presentation is part of Shell Point’s 2018 Medical Breakthroughs & Discoveries Series, an annual community health care speaker program that serves as a resource for residents in the greater Fort Myers area. All Medical Breakthroughs & Discoveries events are free to the public, and will be held in The Village Church Auditorium at Shell Point, 15100 Shell Point Blvd. in Fort Myers. To learn more, visit www.shellpoint.org/legacy.html.

About Shell Point Retirement Community

Shell Point Retirement Community, founded in 1968, is a nonprofit continuing care retirement community located in Fort Myers, Florida. Shell Point offers independent retirement living, assisted living, and skilled nursing for its 2,400 residents in an active, resort-style environment. Lifestyle amenities include deep-water boating access with free dockage, a championship 18-hole golf course, and other recreational and educational activities. To learn more, visit www.shellpoint.org or call 1-800-780-1131.

Medical Breakthroughs & Discoveries Speaker Series Offers Three Free Sessions at Shell Point

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Jan. 11, 2018) — Shell Point has announced the roster for its third annual 2018 Medical Breakthroughs & Discoveries speaker series, a free community healthcare resource for residents in the greater Fort Myers area.

This educational series, sponsored by the Legacy Foundation in conjunction with Shell Point Wellness Connections, will feature prominent local and national experts who will address recent advances in the fields of global healthcare, Parkinson’s disease, and Alzheimer’s disease.

  • Thursday, Feb. 15, 1:30 p.m. Trending Toward Modern: Healthcare in the 21st Century, presented by Dr. Larry Antonucci, CEO and president of Lee Health
  • Friday, March 2, 10 a.m. Debunking 10 Myths That May Sabotage Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease, presented by Dr. J. Eric Ahlskog, Mayo Clinic
  • Monday, March 12, 7 p.m.Super Brain: Staying Well for Life, presented by Dr. Rudolph Tanzi, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School

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Shell Point hosts “Living to 100: Is There an App for That?” seminar Dec. 4

FORT MYERS, Fla. (November 16, 2017) – As life expectancies continue to increase as a result of breakthroughs in medicine and technology, it is more important than ever to plan now for the future. Shell Point Retirement Community will host an educational seminar “Living to 100: Is There an App for That?” from 2:15 to 3:30 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 4 at The Village Church Auditorium at Shell Point. This event is free and open to the public. To learn more or to register, contact The Legacy Foundation at Shell Point by calling 239-466-8484 or visiting www.shellpoint.org.

During the seminar, guests will discover how to live life to the fullest with a meaningful, financially rewarding, healthy and secure future. Shell Point will welcome leaders and motivators in the health and wellness, financial and estate planning, and senior living industries as they prepare attendees for living the most rewarding life to the ripe age of 100.

Presenters include Dr. Sal Lacagnina, vice president of health and wellness for Lee Health; Paul Weinstein, CFP, and Nadine Wilkes, CFP, of Weinstein Wilkes Financial Group, an independent firm of Raymond James Financial Services, Inc.; Craig Hersch, estate planning attorney with Sheppard, Brett, Stewart, Hersch, Kinsey & Hill P.A.; and Ronette Icso, vice president of sales and marketing for Shell Point Retirement Community.

About Shell Point Retirement Community

Shell Point Retirement Community, founded in 1968, is a nonprofit continuing care retirement community located in Fort Myers, Florida. Shell Point offers independent retirement living, assisted living, and skilled nursing care for its 2,400 residents in an active, resort-style environment. Lifestyle amenities include deep-water boating access, six public restaurants, a championship 18-hole golf course, and many other recreational and educational activities. Learn more at www.shellpoint.org or 1-800-780-1131.

Medical Breakthroughs & Discoveries Speaker Series Offers Four Free Sessions at Shell Point

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