Join Elderwerks and Barrington Behavioral Health and Wellness for a FREE virtual Book Club to read and share “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. Don’t be shy. All are welcome. Enjoy good conversation […]
Annual STATEWIDE COC Meeting Tuesday, July 20, 2021, 11 am - 2 pm Pinstripes in Oakbrook COC MEMBERS ONLY!!! Full lunch buffet, CASH BAR, and Bocci Ball (who's ready to take on Katie Brooks?) NO REFUNDS!!! Be sure to check your schedule in advance. NO WALKINS! Be sure to check your schedule and register in […]
Medicare can be confusing. Robin Dawson of Medicare Solutions Network will present a free educational webinar on what Medicare covers, what it doesn’t, and your potential out of pocket exposure. We’ll discuss Supplements, Advantage Plans, Part D Prescription Coverage, and cost saving strategies for the years ahead. Advanced Registration is required. https://winnetkalibrary.libcal.com/event/7691076 A unique zoom […]
You're invited to the First In-person networking meeting in 16 months. See flyer for all the details. RSVP Required, Limited Number of Guests, Masks are required. PDF: http://e9bdh85akun.exactdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/NW-Metro-COC-July21-Meeting-final.pdf
Caregivers Connecting Support Group July 21 at 10 AM This monthly meet up brings together family caregivers to share experiences, encouragement, advice, and discuss community resources for themselves and the older relative, friend, or neighbor they care for. Registration Required: Call Catherine at 708.274.0052 or e-mail [email protected] Download PDF
Join us for a fun fitness class that will leave you feeling energized and empowered! Rock Steady Boxing is a non-contact, boxing-based fitness class specifically designed for individuals with Parkinson’s. Get the physical and mental benefits of exercise in a supportive, understanding environment.
Monthly Caregiver Support Group - Third Wednesday of Each Month!
It's National Hot Dog Dat an we'd love for you to stop by the Summit of Uptown to have lunch (and dessert) on us! Hot dogs with your favorite "fixins" and networking galore! Oh ... and don't forget your ice cream treat before you leave! It just doesn't get much better than this! Please let […]
Networking event for professiobnals with wine, appetizers, and entertainment
Please join CarePatrol at this free virtual CE event - How to Build Resilience & Promote Positive Mental health During Challenging times. Featuring renowned Psychotherapist, CEO Joyce Marter, LCPC. Learn practical tools and strategies to promote mental wellness, work/life balance, emotional intelligence, and resilience.
Carbs is not the enemy, but the internet is ablaze with differing opinions - which types of carbs are best, what’s the right balance of different types of carbs, how much and how often should you eat carbs, which type of low-carb diets are harmful or helpful and should you ditch gluten? Get the facts, […]
Caregiver Stress-Busting Dementia Program July 23 at 10 AM Are you a family caregiver for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia? This in-depth program teaches stress management techniques and relaxing and coping strategies. Small groups meet virtually for 90 minutes weekly over the course of nine weeks and course materials will be provided. Registration Required: […]
As a thank you to our professional partners, we are celebrating Summer (and hump day) with cocktails to go! Stop by, say hello, share your networking materials and celebrate your summer with a Brandy Old Fashioned courtesy of the Springs of Vernon Hills Team.