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683 Woolwich St

Evergreen Seniors Centre

Room 3

Guelph, ON N1H 3Z1

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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Spilling the BEANS: Learn and Taste the Research Linking Beans to Healthy Aging

Discover how beans can improve your health in this interactive workshop. Learn about a recent University of Guelph study on beans and healthy aging. Watch a chef prepare simple recipes, taste the final product and pick up resources on beans.

Presenters: The University of Guelph Research Team (Alison Duncan, PhD, RD; Kati Doma, PhD student; and Emily Farrell, MSc student)

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Title: An Introduction to Mindfulness

Learn to increase your ability to live fully in the present moment. Learn to feel grounded during times of stress, to drop judgement and our common tendencies to relive past events and worry about the future.

Presenter: Lori Thomson, MSW, RSW, Mental Health Counsellor, Guelph Family Health Team


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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Title: The Power of Wills and Powers of Attorney

Failing to have a Will or properly appointed Powers of Attorney can have unwanted and expensive consequences. Planning now will save you and your loved ones’ grief and unnecessary costs.

Presenter: Frank Valeriote, B.A., LL.B., Counsel and Partner, SV Law

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Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Title: Understanding Financial Abuse and the Law

Financial abuse is one of the most prevalent of types of elder abuse, often fueled by a lack of knowledge. Increasing an understanding can provide new options for keeping your money safe. This presentation will cover the powers, duties and responsibilities of an Attorney or guardian for property and finances, as well as the revocation process for Power of Attorney.

Presenter: Sheila Schuehlein, West Region Consultant with Elder Abuse Ontario

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Title: Nutrition Updates to Support Healthy Aging

Lee will talk about key nutrients to support healthy aging and which foods to incorporate into meal planning to maintain your health. Learn about tips and tricks for cooking on a budget and eating for one or two. Finally, community programs and resources will be covered.

Presenter: Lee Kapuscinski, Registered Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator, Diabetes Care Guelph

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Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Title: Polypharmacy – How Many Medications Do I Need?

Learn what polypharmacy is, how to avoid it and why it is a concern.

Presenter: Mona Patel, PharmD, Pharmacist, Guelph Family Health Team

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Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Title: Organizing Your Home to Live Safely

Collecting more and more possessions in our homes over time, can cause safety risks. Learn tips and tricks to help with clutter and organizing your home to stay safe!

Presenter: Emily Gibson, MSW, RSW

Wellington Guelph Hoarding Response Coordinator

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