As the Area Agency on Aging, we have several opportunities to connect your organization and community to resources that encourage Healthy Aging! Including peer-to-peer education sessions and event fair/outreach participation. Many of our speaking engagements include handouts, takeaways, and active participation. Before you book your speaker, explore our peer-to-peer education topics. Then, click the link below to request your date.
Loneliness, Social Isolation, and Depression in Older Adults
Loneliness, social isolation, and depression are not normal parts of aging, and yet these issues may pose a problem for older people. This class will explain the health impacts of these conditions and suggest techniques to help those experiencing them.
Community Resources for Older Adults and Persons with Disabilities
Learn how, when and where to contact the benefits and services that might help you or your loved ones. We provide information about a wide array of services and resources for older persons, including discounts and savings programs.
Diabetes: You’re in Charge
Understand what diabetes is and its associated risk factors, signs and symptoms, long-term health effects, and prevention and management tools to help you get in control of your health.
Disaster Preparedness for Older Adults
Don’t be caught off guard! Learn how older persons and individuals with disabilities can prepare their homes, pets and themselves for emergency situations.
Plan for financial well-being. Learn to identify and prevent financial exploitation, including identity theft, scams, and homeowner mortgage schemes.
Clinical Preventive Services: Screenings and Vaccinations for Good Health
Improve your health and reduce your risk of chronic disease by becoming familiar with needed immunizations, screenings and services. Learn about preventive services that Medicare covers as well as other free and low-cost services.
Managing Hearing Loss
Learn how to determine if you have hearing loss, what to do about it and where to go for help. Learn about the latest technology to address hearing loss.
Managing Your Medications
Take charge of managing your medications by learning what questions to ask and how to get additional help. Also discover ways to lower your prescription costs.