TRIAD 5th Annual Senior Conference, The Power of Positive Aging

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First Church of God

2627 Niles Avenue

St. Joseph, MI 49085

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You'll LOVE the 5th Annual Senior Conference, The Power of Positive Aging, presented by TRIAD of Berrien County! NOURISH/SUPPORT/CONNECT!

When: September 17, 2019 from 9:00am to 2:00pm

Where: First Church of God, 2627 Niles Ave, St. Joseph (entrance off of parking lot)

Enjoy visiting a wide array of vendors with programs and services to help keep you safe and healthy. Plus, enjoy 5 presentations by community experts on relevant subjects!

The Veterans Community Action Team will have a Mobile Enrollment Unit in the parking lot to enroll or re-enroll veterans into the VA and to answer questions about VA benefits.

Sign up at your local senior center for free transportation to the conference up to 2 weeks before the event.

9:00 to 10:00 a.m.: Registration and visiting with vendors

10:00 to 10:15 a.m.: The Power Of Positive Aging will kick off with brief opening comments by TRIAD President Kathryn Hanfland, and First Church’s Pastor, Greg Gordon

10:15 to 10:30 a.m: “Joint Health and Joint Pain,” with Trisha Hoffman of Spectrum Health Lakeland

10:35 to 10:55 a.m.: “Elder Tip Zone,” with Elderlaw and estate planning attorney William Westerbeke

10:55 to 11:10 a.m.: Break and visiting with vendors

11:10 to 11:15 a.m.: "Power Burst Stretch and Energize" with Meg Killips of PACE of SWMI

11:15 to 11:45 a.m.: “Advance Care Planning,” with Julie Griffin of Caring Circle

11:45-11:50 a.m.: brief presentation from Linda Strohl of Senior Nutrition Services

11:50 a.m. to 12:40 p.m.: Lunch (free if registered) and visting with vendors

12:40 to 12:45 p.m.: "Power Burst Stretch and Energize" with Meg Killips of PACE of SWMI

12:45 to 1:15 p.m.: “How to Deal With Anxiety and Depression,” Julie Weckel, Geriatric Connections

1:15 to 1:45 p.m.: “Leader Dogs/Support Animals,” with Miranda Grunwell of Disability Network

1:45 to 2:00 p.m.: Raffle and closing comments

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