Mar 13

THE FIVE WISHES AND ADVANCED DIRECTIVES

1:00pm at RIVERWINDS COMMUNITY CENTER

Presented by: Conversation of Your Life Coalition “COYL” Roseanne Depalma RN and Sharon Heath BSN RN Five Wishes is a United States Advance Directive created by the non-profit organization Aging with Dignity. It has been described as the “living will with a heart and soul”. Five Wishes, is a way for you to give consent…

Mar 14

Celebrating Aging In Film Series – “Alternate Endings”

7:00pm at Investors Bank Film & Media Center

Join the Quality Institute at the Celebrating Aging in Film Series presented by Bevivial and sponsored by our COYL program, COYL Task Force member, Norris Mclaughlin, and Quality Institute member, Summit Medical Group, among other sponsors. After this screening of Alternate Endings, join scheduled guests, Filmmakers, Perri Peltz and Matthew O’Neill, as well as green burial…

Mar 18

Starting the Conversation: Personal Values

10:00am at Springpoint Senior Living Meadow Lakes

What you want and how to get it. Our program begins with a discussion on personal values and understanding what is important to you at end of life. Seating is limited. Please register with Jackie Harris at 609-240-3689.

Mar 23

Mayors Wellness Ccampaign Bergen, Essex, and Passaic County Regional Committee Event

8:00am at Berkeley College - Paramus Campus

  The New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute invites you to be a part of an exciting new initiative from the Mayors Wellness Campaign (MWC): A Regional Committee for Bergen, Essex, and Passaic Counties. All Bergen, Essex, and Passaic municipalities are invited to attend. At this event, you’ll hear from the MWC Program Officer on best…

Mar 24

Have You Had “The Conversation?”

4:30pm at Westwood Community Center

Five Wishes – a workshop designed to empower you to voice your individual end-of-life care wishes, and provide a legal means to document them. Free and Open to the Public. Dinner Provided. Call 201-834-4192 or email ww4allages@gmail.com to reserve a spot.  Sponsored by Westwood for All Ages and co-sponsored by: Care One at Valley Norris…

Mar 25

Advance Care Planning: Why is it important? Which is right for me?

10:00am at Springpoint Senior Living Meadow Lakes

Learn the importance of advance care planning and the variety of documents available. Discover which document best serves your needs. Seating is limited. Please register with Jackie Harris at 609-240-3689.

Mar 30

Get Your Legal Ducks in a Row

10:00am at Monmouth County Library

Managing your finances doesn’t have to be a complex chore – gain insights on how to get your legal ducks in a row and the importance of doing so with an elder care attorney. Registration is required: call HQ reference staff at 732-431-7220 x 7222

Apr 1

Geriatric Care Managers Personal Advocates in a complex system

10:00am at Springpoint Senior Living Meadow Lakes

Geriatric Care Managers specialize in aging and managing senior care. Learn more about this important advocate. Seating is limited. Please register with Jackie Harris at 609-240-3689.

Apr 8

Meet the Author

10:00am at Springpoint Senior Living Meadow Lakes

Local author, Deb Hallisey, will discuss her book “Your Caregiver Relationship Contract”. The book discusses the stories of caregivers and the challenges that come the role. Seating is limited. Please register with Jackie Harris at 609-240-3689.

Apr 15

Getting All Your Legal Ducks in a Row

10:00am at Springpoint Senior Living Meadow Lakes

Managing your finances doesn’t have to be a complex chore – gain insights from a financial planner and an elder care attorney. Seating is limited. Please register with Jackie Harris at 609-240-3689.