A listing of network events. Scroll to bottom to see fliers.  Please only send jpg files for fliers.

[Network] Thur Apr 9   8:30 AM to 10:00 AM – Providence House Assisted Living in Brighton – Allston/Brighton Senior Service Provider’s Meeting 


[Education/Network]  Thursday, April 9th --  Online CEU!! – 11 AM to 2:15 PM (EST) – 3 Free CEUs – “The New & Resistant Dementia Resident: How to Acclimate” presented by Jennifer L. FitzPatrick, MSW, LCSW-C, CSP, RN, BSN, CDE, CDP and sponsored by Artis Senior Living of Lexington. This is designed for Case Managers, Social Workers and Administrators.  Register ASAP at https://bit.ly/37uUtcq.  For more information call Jenerations at 443-416-7710 or Carla Koehl at 781-538-4534. 


[Education/Network] Apr 9 Thur Online CEU!! – 11 AM to 2:15 PM (EST) – 3 Free CEUs – “The New & Resistant Dementia Resident: How to Acclimate” presented by Jennifer L. FitzPatrick, MSW, LCSW-C, CSP, RN, BSN, CDE, CDP and sponsored by Artis Senior Living of Lexington. This is designed for Case Managers, Social Workers and Administrators.  Register ASAP at https://bit.ly/37uUtcq.  For more information call Jenerations at 443-416-7710 or Carla Koehl at 781-538-4534. 


[Education/Network]  Apr 10 Fri 11-12pm Webinar. Creative connections in the midst of Covid-19. www.theartisway.com/register


*[Education/Network]  Apr 15 Wed 8:00 am registration 8:30-9:30 presentation. Whitney Place, Northborough  "Caring for the Aging Population with Diabetes" Presented by Scherrie Keating, CEU's for nurses and social workers. Please RSVP by 4/8/20 to 508-351-9013 ext 4261  


[Network]  Apr 16 Thur SSN MetroWest (meets 3rd Thurs every month) Brookdale, 300 West Farm Pond Road, Framingham 8am 


[Education/Network]  Apr 16 Thurs 11-12pm Webinar. Foolproof strategies for preventing and managing aggressive behavior in dementia.  www.theartisway.com/register  


[Education/Network]  Wednesday, April 8th 11 AM – Whitney Place, 5 Lyman Street, Westborough, MA  – “Protecting the Vulnerable Senior from Scams”  Attorney Samantha Gentel of Generations Law Group will discuss the characteristics of a “vulnerable senior”; different types of scams – strangers, friends/family, and inadvertently the senior themselves; legal safeguards that can be put in place through pre-planning; legal measures that can be taken in the midst of a crisis. RSVP to Marie Achilles at Whitney Place, Westborough 508-898-3490 or  MAchilles@SalmonHealth.com


[Education/Network] Apr 21 Tue  Traveling the road to insulin resistance. Life Care Center, The 228 in Sterling, 228 Leominster Rd, Sterling 5-7:30pm Free


[Education/Network] Tuesday, April 21st – 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM  CANCELLED – The 228 in Sterling, 228 Leominster Road –  1.5 RN Contact Hours Pending - “Traveling The Road of Insulin Resistance, Through the Body and the Brain” – presented by Scherrie Keating RN, BSN, CDCES, CDPO, CDC, NDP Lifestyle Coach, Ageless Grace Educator and President of Diabetes Kare Consulting, LLC.  Sponsored by Life Care Centers of America! – Scherrie will describe events leading to insulin resistance and health effects on the body and brain; discuss Insulin resistance syndromes, screening, testing and action steps; provide an overview of cognitive impairment, and so much more!!  A light dinner is included. RSVP by April 10 to MaryAnn Melanson at 978.343.4411 or maryann_melanson@lcca.com  


[Education/Network]   Thursday, April 23rd-1:30-2:30-Life care Center of Acton- Eric Jay Dolin 3 part lecture series- part 2- book Fur, Fortune and Empire, the history of the fur trade in America. Dolin highlights the dramatic rise and fall of the American fur industry, from the first Dutch encounters with the Indians to the rise of the conservation movement in the late nineteenth century.- Please RSVP to David Coughlin Director of Business Development (978) 263-9101 [ext 2002]-David_Coughlin@lcca.com


[Education/Network] Apr 28 Tue   CANCELLED Whitney  Place Westborough will host Tammy Pozerycki 8:00 am registration  8:30-9:30 presentation on "The Journey of Dementia: What the Family Members are Experiencing"  RSVP to 508-898-3490 ext 5050 by 3/21


*[Education/Network] Thur Apr 30   CANCELLED  Dueling epidemics: learn to make a positive by Scherrie Keating & Tammy Pozerycki. The Overlook, 88 Masonic Home Road, Charlton 8am-4:30pm $175 early bird registration.


[Education/Network] Thur Apr 30 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM – Norwood Council on Aging – 3 CE Credits – “Embracing Your Journey: Care for the Caregiver Conference” sponsored by the Neponset Valley Alzheimer’s Partnership.  This conference is available to family caregivers, caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or other related dementias.  FREE of Charge.  Professional caregivers are welcome of $30 and will receive 3 CE Credits.  Expert speakers, healthcare vendors, and a caregiver roundtable will Q&A will be featured.  Breakfast and lunch will be served. Advanced registration is required as space is limited.  Contact Su Madan: smadan@comforcare.com or 617.217.1977.  Sponsorship opportunities are available as well.  For information, contact Deb Fradkin at dfradkin@walpole-ma./gov

 

[Education/Network]   Thursday May 7th– 10:00-11:00 - Adelaide of Newton Centre- Mind & Memory Educational Series 2020 :Strength and Stamina forBrain Health Series NEC #3 - Alicia Silva – MSPT-Many people claim they would rather be diagnosed with cancer than dementia or Alzheimer's. What they may not realize is that decreased or impaired brain function is not a foregone conclusion as we get older. Our own lifestyle choices and habits can have a significant impact--for good or ill--on our brains. And that means there's hope.  The importance of exercise routines and types are reviewed to empower participants. 


[Education/Network]  May 12 Tue 2pm   Lecture: Author Barbara F. Berenson
Retired as the Senior Attorney of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, Ms. Berenson will be presenting on her latest work: Massachusetts in the Women's Suffrage Movement.   Sophia Snow Place, 1205-1215 Centre Street, West Roxbury    


[Network]  May 14 Thur SSN Worcester/Central (meets 2nd Thurs every other month)  Notre Dame Healthcare, 555 Plantation Street, Worcester 8am   


[Education/Network]   Wednesday, May 20th – Full day – DCU Center in Worcester – MAP through the Maze,  A Conference for Professional Alzheimer’s & Dementia Care Providers – Do you work with individuals living with dementia? Do you support family caregivers? Do you want to learn more about dementia care? 22 Breakouts; 6 Unique Tracks; Networking with 800 Professionals, CEU’s – Registration is open – For more info visit alzmassnh.org.map


[Network] May 21Thur SSN MetroWest (meets 3rd Thurs every month) Branches of Framingham,  518 Pleasant Street, Framingham 8am


[Education/Network]May 26 Tue   CANCELLED  Whitney Place Westborough will host Tammy Pozerycki 8:00am registration 8:30-9:30 presentation on "Combating Compassion Fatigue and Care partner Overload" RSVP to 508-898-3490 ext 5050 by 5/26


[Education/Network] Thursday June 4th– 1:00-2:30 - Adelaide of Newton CentreMind & Memory Educational Series 2020: Facilitating Connection, Fostering Engagement: Activities for Normal Aging and Stages of DementiaBrain Health Series NEC #4 – presented by Michelle Tristani – MS, CCC-SLP, CDP, PAC Trainer- Our social engagement and sense of purpose is paramount as we age and as dementia progresses.  The objective of this program is to explore life-long learning, reminiscence, and sensory engagement experiences.  


[Network] May 21Thur SSN MetroWest (meets 3rd Thurs every month) Bridges by Epoch, Farmstead Lane, Sudbury 8am  


[Education/Network]    Thursday June 25th – 4:30-6:30 - Adelaide of Newton Centre- Mind & Memory Educational Series 2020: Get Thinking!-Brain Health Series NEC #5 - Michelle Tristani – MS, CCC-SLP, CDP, PAC Trainer-A brain heath educational seminar encompassing a review of normal aging, self-assessment, meta-cognitive skills, how memory works, cognitive exercise, sleep, the social brain, vision, hearing and more.  Includes cognitive screening and supportive follow up (optional). 


[Network]  Sept 10 ThurSSN Worcester/Central (meets 2nd Thurs every other month) The Willows, 101 Barry Road, Worcester 8am
  


[Event]Oct 15 Thur Antiques Appraisal Day.  Ashland - more details to come


Ongoing…  

* (Monthly Parkinson's Support Group!) First WEDNESDAY of every month 6:00 - 7:30 PM at The Falls at Cordingly Dam in Newton - Parkinson's Classroom - Understand. Educate. Support. - The complexity of Parkinson's Disease severely impacts families, caregivers and those with PD.  Our group provides opportunity of support through various educational topics, guest speakers from experts in the field of PD and meeting others who understand - facilitated by Niki Sinopoli LICSW, co-sponsored by Bob from Right at Home Boston Metro West. This group is for caregivers, family members, and those with PD - RSVP to Niki at niki@nextstepeldercare.com or 617-903-0076

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