ALPHA CHAPTER MEETING April 2 @ 8:30 am Speaker: Mary Jensen, RDH, MS Lead Oral Specialist at HyLife Oral Health Alliance Topic: Bringing Oral Care to Elder Care Note: Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 30 so our host can accommodate everyone. General Meeting Format: 8:30 – 9:00 am – Breakfast and Networking 9:00 – […]
This event is rescheduled to May 7th. Employment lawyer Caroline Rdzanek will explain topics including how to identify sexual harassment in the workplace, ways to handle this issue, and how to help employees understand the ramifications of sexual harassment. This program satisfies the requirement for 1 CEU on sexual harassment. Cocktails and dinner are included […]
ILLINOIS COCA is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. DIAL IN or ON YOUR LAPTOP/COMPUTER Join Zoom Meeting: https://zoom.us/j/754894315 Fri Apr 3, 2020 3pm – 4pm Looking forward to seeing you there!
During this program Chris will help you recognize the clinical manifestations of mid-stage dementia. She will also describe, and identify DICE approach, to behavioral and psychological manifestations of dementia. A $20.00 fee is requested from all professionals in the field of aging prior to the date of the event. An invoice will be emailed after […]
We are going to have our regular chapter meeting for Chicago Tuesday, April 7th. Office IL COC is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Chicago Chapter Meeting Time: Apr 7, 2020 08:30 AM DUE TO SECURITY REASONS THE ZOOM MEETING INFORMATION HAS BEEN REMOVED. An email to the Chicago chapter members has been […]
Elderwerks will be hosting Barrington Behavioral Health and Wellness for a FREE monthly Book Club to read “The Gift of Years” by Joan Chittister. Together we will discuss getting older gracefully, cherishing the blessings of aging, and accepting its challenges. We will read each chapter together when we gather. Don’t be shy. All are welcome. […]
Join the Big Hollow Jazz Bands for an afternoon of big band, jazz and classic tunes. This event is free and sponsored by the Big Hollow Middle School Jazz Parents Club. A great opportunity to bring your residents out to listen to some wonderful kids play wonderful music. Refreshments will be served.
Join us for a free CEU webinar on Standard Precautions. Help end the spread of diseases! Please RSVP with Valentino at email@example.com or at 847-868-9572. Link to the webinar: https://meetings.ringcentral.com/j/7436434971
Join Music Therapist Caitlin Edwards as she discusses creative ways to stay healthy and active during quarantine. This program is geared toward seniors, but persons from any age group can learn and benefit. link for webinar: Please register for Healthy Tips and Activities for Older Adults During Quarantine on Apr 8, 2020 3:30 PM CDT at: […]
Come Join Us in Welcoming in Spring at our South Suburban Meeting April 9, 8:30 am. Where: Sunrise Villa -Olympia Fields, 3633 Breakers Dr. Olympia Fields, IL 60461. Speaker:TBD Please RSVP to: Mike Quirk: email:firstname.lastname@example.org.
Whether you are just going on to Medicare for the first time or have been on Medicare for a while, understanding your coverage and benefits can be overwhelming especially as you can be bombarded by choices through the mail, media, email and over the phone! Come learn to be a smart and educated consumer so […]
Topic: TBD General Meeting Format: 8:30am Networking and Breakfast 9:00am Introduction from Board/Word from our Host 9:15am Presentation 9:45am Announcements and Introductions of Members followed by Networking Meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month. If you know of anyone who would benefit from our programs, please bring them as your guest.
This program is held the second Tuesday every month from 9:00am to 1:00pm and the fourth Tuesday every month from 12:30pm - 4:30pm Apply for critical government-related benefits can be challenging and overwhelming. Our professionals can assist you or another qualified older adult with services such as: Medicare Savings Program, SNAP/Food Stamps, Senior Health Insurance, […]
Topic: Advance Directives Speaker: Karen Kopan, Intensive Karen General Meeting Format 8:30 - 9:00am: Professional Networking 9:00 - 9:15am: Announcements/Business Meeting 9:15 - 10:00am: Speaker Presentation 10:00 - 10:15am: Acknowledgement of Member Events 10:15 - 10:45am: Tour of Hosting Site
February 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm This course is highly recommended for healthcare professionals and front-line staﬀ. What you’ll receive after completing this seminar: – 7 Nursing CEU’s through the CEU network for an additional $28.00 – Information should be provided in class – Certiﬁcate of Completion – Student Handout NotebookQUESTIONS? AISHLING COMPANION HOME CARE […]
This course is highly recommended for healthcare professionals and front-line staff. This seminar is required under the National Council for Certified Dementia Practitioners in order to apply to become a Certified Dementia Care Practitioner.
Learn the fundamentals of dementia including issues that arise during the disease process, how as caregivers our approach and understanding will help us improve the quality of life for those we care for. 8:00 am – 8:30 am Registration Sign-in 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Presentation Snacks and Coffee to be provided A $189.00 fee […]
"THE HUMAN JOURNEY®" sounds cool, but what is it for? When you learn to conduct THE HUMAN JOURNEY® experience, you can help groups, families, and individuals make meaning in the face of life challenges and play their way toward a deeper belonging. THE HUMAN JOURNEY® helps families—and families of choice—co-construct their story when they are facing the challenge […]
South Chicago Meeting . TUESDAY, APRIL 21st, 2020 . Where: Prairie Green at Fay's Point.1546 West Water St. Blue Island, Il. 60406.708-505-2241. SPEAKER; Richard Graves , CEO , A1C Health Care . Subject: DIABETES MANAGEMENT . Time: 8:30-10:00 Am.
This Dementia Capable Care course will help one identify dementia-related behaviors as communication of unmet needs. Chris will discuss approaches and strategies to create a comfortable environment for a person living with Dementia and those who work with people living with Dementia. 8:00 AM – 8:30 AM Registration Sign-In 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM Presentation […]
TOPIC: TBD You’ll enjoy: Refreshments, entertainment, activities & conversation. The East Wing/Glenview Senior Center Memory Cafe Sponsors Glenview Terrace, East Wing, Sunrise Senior Living, Visiting Angels, and Gentle Home Services A favor of an RSVP is appreciated. See link below.
No matter your age, making sure you have your house in order in the event the unexpected happens is one of the most important things you can do to protect your family and your finances. We will review some of the proper documents and steps necessary. Presented by Donna M. Adams of Paradise Financial Partners […]
During this presentation Chris will be discussing the primary function of the brain and how it controls ones body; how any injury, dementia or mental health issues can affect brain function; and identifying the lobes of the brain that control judgement, mental flexibility and emotions. Presented by Chris Petrik, RN, BS, Training Specialist, Elderwerks Educational […]
“THE HUMAN JOURNEY®” sounds cool, but what is it for? When you learn to conduct THE HUMAN JOURNEY® experience, you can help groups, families, and individuals make meaning in the face of life challenges and play their way toward a deeper belonging. THE HUMAN JOURNEY® helps families—and families of choice—co-construct their story when they are facing the challenge […]