Sep 28

Caregiver Health: Finding Balance

2:00pm at SCLSNJ’s Manville Library branch

Learn ways to take care of yourself and find balance in your life. Presenters from United Way of Northern New Jersey will give information on local and state resources available to caregivers. Registration required.

Oct 5

Advance Care Planning: A Panel Discussion

2:00pm at SCLSNJ’s Warren Twp. Library branch

This panel discussion will feature local experts discussing the legal, medical, ethical, practical and emotional aspects of important decisions to be made related to advance care planning. Panelists are: Fiona Van Dyck, Elder Law and Estate Planning attorney; Dr. Sheree Starrett, MD, oncologist; and Maureen Erwin, Chaplain for all faiths at Hackensack Meridian Health JFK…

Nov 7

How to Start the Conversation: End-of-Life Wishes

7:00pm at SCLSNJ’s Hillsborough Library branch

It is difficult for adult children to address the tough topic of end-of-life wishes with their aging parents. Therapist Diane Lang will share communication strategies to get the conversation started. Registration required.

Dec 7

Everything You Wanted to Know about Funerals and Cremation But Did Not Know To Ask

2:00pm at SCLSNJ’s Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch

Learn about making funeral arrangements online, pre-planning and funding options, cremation and the scattering of ashes, and culture-specific funerals with Scott Bradley, and Ron Mowad. Registration required.