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Staying Put: Aging In Place

Highland Presbyterian Church, Activity Building 2381 Cloverdale Ave., Winston-Salem, NC, United States

This program will help adult children understand the concept of aging in place, assess their parents’ homes for safety and accessibility concerns, and become familiar with potential home remodeling and modifications that can help make their parents’ dreams reality.

Free

Communicating with Someone Living with Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias

Highland Presbyterian Church, Activity Building 2381 Cloverdale Ave., Winston-Salem, NC, United States

Participants in this program will learn about communication changes related to dementia, understand the value of “entering” into their loved one’s “world,” and develop strategies for communication with their loved one throughout the course of the disease.

Free

Medicare and SHIIP: The Must Knows

Highland Presbyterian Church, Activity Building 2381 Cloverdale Ave., Winston-Salem, NC, United States

Become a more informed advocate for your parents' health care and service coverage. This program will help participants understand Medicare and SHIIP programs that may offer benefits to aging parents and others.

Free

Caring for the Caregiver

Highland Presbyterian Church, Activity Building 2381 Cloverdale Ave., Winston-Salem, NC, United States

In this ACAP program, participants will learn about the effects of stress and burnout on caregivers and how to balance wellness amongst the various facets of our lives while caring for others.

Free

Community Celebration & Town Hall Meeting

Highland Presbyterian Church, Activity Building 2381 Cloverdale Ave., Winston-Salem, NC, United States

Please join us in welcoming back some of our knowledgeable speakers from the past year, who will be participating in a group Q&A session and an engaging discussion about caring for our aging loved ones. The Leadership Team of the Winston-Salem chapter of ACAP looks forward to sharing food, fellowship, and festivities with you all!

Free

Nutrition for Healthy Aging

Highland Presbyterian Church, Activity Building 2381 Cloverdale Ave., Winston-Salem, NC, United States

In this ACAP program, participants will learn about nutrition for healthy aging with an emphasis on kidney health and chronic kidney disease. Program Presenter:  Kathy Crotts, RD Kathy is a registered dietitian who made it her mission to help people with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD), stages 2 – 4. She makes complicated nutrition information easy […]

Free

Juggling Work, Home, and Caregiving

Highland Presbyterian Church, Activity Building 2381 Cloverdale Ave., Winston-Salem, NC, United States

In the past 50 years, there has been a dramatic shift in the role of women, the traditional homemaker and caregiver for the family. Although almost 60% of adult women now work outside the home, typically providing a significant portion of the household income, they still provide needed caregiving for children, spouse, and aging and […]

Free

Effectively Managing Medications for Aging Loved Ones

Highland Presbyterian Church, Activity Building 2381 Cloverdale Ave., Winston-Salem, NC, United States

This program will help adult-children understand that hospitalizations/re-hospitalizations, exacerbation of medical conditions, or declining medical conditions could be related to missed medications, medication errors, and medication non-compliance, most of which can be prevented. This program offers specific and practical tips that can be implemented by adult-children to keep their parents safely in the home and in the community.

Free

Safely Staying Put: Aging in Place

Highland Presbyterian Church, Activity Building 2381 Cloverdale Ave., Winston-Salem, NC, United States

This program will help adult-children understand the concept of aging in place, to assess their parents’ homes for safety and accessibility concerns, and to become familiar with potential home remodeling and modifications that can help make their parents’ dreams reality.   Presenters: Vern Martell, Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS) Contractor Sara Migliarese, Department of […]

Free

Age-Related Changes: What’s Normal and What’s Not?

Highland Presbyterian Church, Activity Building 2381 Cloverdale Ave., Winston-Salem, NC, United States

Life is a series of developmental stages. Each stage helps us move to the next. Join us as we provide adult-child caregivers with a framework for understanding aging as a psychological and developmental process. Also learn strategies for enhancing our relationships and experiences with the aging process and our aging parents. Program Presenter: Dr. Adrienne […]

Free
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