Reminder: 'Moving Forward' Caregiver Support Forum Is Sept. 21

August 18, 2011

The Older Adult Ministry Council's Moving Forward: Caregiver Support Forum is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 21, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., at the United Methodist Center in West Sacramento. Through informal and enjoyable workshops and group discussions, this informative event will address the needs of seniors, their care providers, and congregational members involved with seniors.  

Experienced facilitators will present workshops on:
  • Congregational Friendly Visiting Education (including in-home Communion service and "Worship on Wheels");
  • Loss and Bereavement Guidance (including affordable housing options for seniors);
  • Financial Abuse and Identity Theft Prevention; and
  • Technology Options for Seniors.
Pastors, please encourage members of your congregation to attend. The information and strategies they will learn will benefit and energize everyone, and help bring generations together in a supportive and caring way. 
 
The registration deadline is Monday, Sept. 12. Contact Jackie Finley (Older Adult Ministry Council member) at 916.769.2121 or jackie@theunion.net for more information or to register.
 
The United Methodist Center is located at 1276 Halyard Drive, West Sacramento, CA 95691.