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The Juggling Act: Work, Home and Caregiving

Senior Resources of Guilford 1401 Benjamin Parkway, Greensboro, NC, United States
Hybrid Hybrid Event

Learn how to balance the many roles of caregiving, family, home, work and one's own health and wellbeing.

Free

Running on Empty: Caregiver Compassion Fatigue

Senior Resources of Guilford 1401 Benjamin Parkway, Greensboro, NC, United States
Hybrid Hybrid Event

Caregiving can be both rewarding and stressful. Care providers will learn about the signs and impact of compassion fatigue and strategies for managing and reducing these stresses.

Free

Family Dynamics and Issues in Caring for a Parent

Senior Resources of Guilford 1401 Benjamin Parkway, Greensboro, NC, United States
Hybrid Hybrid Event

Caring for an aging parent often surfaces unresolved family issues. This program is designed to help adult-children and their families learn to communicate more effectively so they may express their concerns, more appropriately share the workload, make decisions collaboratively and, in general, care for their aging parents as a more balanced family unit. PROGRAM PRESENTER:  […]

Free

Healthy Eating and Nutritional Needs for Aging Adults

Senior Resources of Guilford 1401 Benjamin Parkway, Greensboro, NC, United States
Hybrid Hybrid Event

As we age, nutrition becomes even more important for health, functionality, and the ability to age in place and remain in the community. This program will help participants understand the link between nutrition and functioning as we age, assess their parent’s nutritional needs and patterns, and seek professional help if needed.

Free

Tips For Navigating Visits With Your Folks During The Holidays

Virtual Event Virtual Event

https://youtube.com/live/hmRLYx71z5k This program will provide adult-children with practical tips and tools to use for gathering information when visiting aging parents, along with strategies for holding conversations with siblings and other family members about needs and services. In addition, this program addresses practical guidance for hands-on caregiving and when to get additional help.   Program Presenter:  […]

Free

The Importance of Being Socially Engaged and Active

Senior Resources of Guilford 1401 Benjamin Parkway, Greensboro, NC, United States
Virtual Event Virtual Event

Aging and life-course changes can result in social isolation and loneliness, now recognized as significant public health issues due to the negative effect on health and quality of life among older adults. Over a prolonged period, these are greater predictors of premature death than many other chronic health issues. This program will raise awareness of […]

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Morning Stretch: Movement for Older Bodies

Senior Resources of Guilford 1401 Benjamin Parkway, Greensboro, NC, United States
Virtual Event Virtual Event

Movement and exercise are essential for the health of our bodies, brains and sense of well-being. Learn about exercises that are enjoyable, the importance of these exercises for caregivers and their parents, and resources in the community that can help you move your body in healthy ways! Come at 11:30 for lunch and stay to […]

Free

Recognizing and Managing Anxiety and Depression in Older Adults

Senior Resources of Guilford 1401 Benjamin Parkway, Greensboro, NC, United States
Virtual Event Hybrid Event

It is not unusual for older adults to experience anxiety and depression, often linked to physical, social, and emotional conditions. This program will help adult-children understand and differentiate between anxiety and depression, recognize the characteristics and potential causes, and find ways to manage symptoms. Come for lunch at 11:30 and stay for this important conversation. […]

Free

Funding Sources as Loved Ones Need More Care

Senior Resources of Guilford 1401 Benjamin Parkway, Greensboro, NC, United States
Virtual Event Virtual Event

Advance financial planning is essential for supporting loved ones as they age, particularly when health and care needs arise. Join us to learn how to identify funding sources, including individual and family resources, long-term care and life insurance, federal and state programs, and other vehicles for needed funds. Come at 11:30 am for lunch and […]

Free

From Driver to Passenger: Transitions for Older Adults

Senior Resources of Guilford 1401 Benjamin Parkway, Greensboro, NC, United States
Virtual Event Virtual Event

Driving can be essential for a sense of independence, but changes in health and judgment may make driving unsafe. Join us as our speaker: Addresses the warning signs of driving impairment in aging adults Suggests evaluation strategies Presents transportation alternatives, and Presents suggestions for discussing changes with our parents. Come at 11:30am for lunch and […]

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