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Please see the Benefit Specialist  page for information about  benefits available through Medicare and information for 2017!

 

In August, the ADRC will be promoting exercise and health lifestyle.  It also signals the beginning of our annual Educational Seminar Series:

  • Monday, Aug 14th 1:00- 3:00 pm What You Need to Know: Proposed Legislation Impacting Older Adults, Presented by Janet Zander, GWAAR (Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources)
  • Monday, Aug 21 1:00- 3:00 pm Living Options- Understanding Housing options in Racine County, Presented by Deb Mickelsen ADRC
  • Tuesday, Aug 29th 5:00-7:00 pm Guardianship/Power of Attorney, Presented by John Serkitech from the Racine County Corporation Counsel
  • Thursday, Sept 7 1:00– 3:00 pm Dementia Caregiving 101, Presented by Marilyn Joyce ADRC
  • Monday, Sept 11th 1:00 – 3:00 pm Care In The Home, Presented by Deb Mickelsen ADRC
  • Monday, Sept 18th 1:00-3:00 pm Share the Care– Caring for Dementia, Presented by Joan Litwitz, GWAAR (Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources)
  • Monday, Sept 25th 1:00-3:00 pm Understanding Your Hospital Discharge, Presented by Karla Boho APNP, Director of Care Management & an Ascension Pharmacist

ALL Seminars will be held in the ADRC Auditorium.

Click for Printable Flyer

Seating is limited, register early at 262-833-8777  

 
Seminar on Friday September 8th, 10 am to noon. 
 
Medicare Workshop - for those 60+ 
Friday August 18th  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
14200 Washington Ave, Sturtevant 
Call to reserve your spot 262-833-8777
 
Know your way around a tablet computer? Become a volunteer coach for the new
Sip and Swipe Cafe Tablet training program
Click here for further information.
 

Resources for Exercise and Health Lifestyle:

Check your local Park and Rec for information on activities

Join a gym – beat the winter rush

Take a regular walk and enjoy nature

 

See Go4Lifehttps://go4life.nia.nih.gov/

Go4Life, an exercise and physical activity campaign from the National Institute on Aging at NIH, is designed to help you fit exercise and physical activity into your daily life.  Sign up for the newsletter, get free stuff, get sample exercises and ideas.

 
 
 
Share the Care Have you been taking care of someone? Learn about ways to connect with others and reduce stress at: http://www.sharethecare.org/index.html , or call the ADRC at 262-833-8777.  Local Flyer for Share the Care.

The Racine County Specialized Transportation Program for older adults and people with disabilities helps people get around.

Please see the brochure  for the Burlington area shuttle -SPARC, information on Ktown,  and other transportation information on the Racine County Human Services Website:  Transportation

Want to know about different types of transportation see: Transportation Primer