SAGA 2012 Symposium Education & Resources for Seniors & their Adult Children
Saturday, November 3, 2012 from 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM (PDT)
Senior Advocacy Group of Ahwatukee (SAGA) is a coalition of local business, government, faith-based groups, organization representatives and individuals serving the community in support of the mission. SAGA’s mission is to advocate for seniors in Ahwatukee/Foothills through service, education and support.
Who should attend? Adult children of seniors, seniors, senior advocates, caregivers, service organizations and businesses providing services or products to seniors.
Why should you attend? The SAGA team has assembled experts in their field whose passion is to share their knowledge, expertise and resources with individuals in the community. This interactive educational opportunity will provide valuable information to help attendees plan for their future and current needs.
When: Saturday, November 3rd, 2012
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Where: Pecos Community Center
17010 S. 48th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85044
What: Education and resources to benefit seniors and their caregivers.
Cost: No cost to participants. $10 dollar donation suggested
Karen and John McComish "30 years of caregiving, still married after all those years"
Billy Thrall Executive Director of City Serve "Labels and Price Tags"
- Personal Safety
- Long Term Care Insurance
- Veteran Aid and Attendance benefit
- POA: General, Medical, Mental Health
- Laughter Yoga
- Mobile Healthcare
- Transportation for Senior’s
- Mobile Veterinarian
- Hiring Private Caregivers
- Care Transition End of Life Issues
- Current fraud scams
- Medicare pluses and deltas
- Food sources
- Hospice in a nutshell
- Alzheimer’s and dementia
- Care for the Caregiver
- Living with Chronic Disease
- ALTCS Assistance