SUPPORT SERVICES “Keeping Connected” Presentations
*Note: Subject to change to a virtual setting, based on public health orders.
** All presentations can be accessed both in person and over zoom**
Life on the Other Side of COVID
Tuesday, September 7th at 1:00 p.m.
This pandemic has affected all of us in so many different ways. It’s important to honor hardships that have surfaced and how we’ve adapted along the way. This will be a time to reflect on our unique experiences and the challenges we have overcome.
Presenter: HART TeamRegister
Power of Attorneys and Wills
Tuesday, September 14th at 1:00 p.m.
Join Andrew Torbiak, an Associate Lawyer at local firm Tradition Law LLP specializing in Wills and Estates, for a discussion about the importance of having Wills and Power of Attorney documents. We will be addressing some basic questions most commonly asked about these documents, and explaining some of the risks of not having either a Will or POA.
Presenter: Andrew from Tradition Law LLPRegister
A & O: Support Services for Older Adults – Caregiving with Confidence
Tuesday, September 21st at 1:00 p.m.
Being a caregiver is one of the most unrecognized roles we may take on throughout our lifetime and can often result in feeling very alone. This presentation will highlight the many supports that are available to help, when you are busy helping others.
Presenter: Kelsie Dueck, Caregiving with Confidence, A & O: Support Services for Older AdultsRegister
Tuesday, September 28th at 1:00 p.m.
The E.R.I.K. is a well-known resource that has been supporting individuals in current and past years when it comes to informing emergency personal and loved ones. This presentation will review what it is, why it exists and how to use it most efficiently. Each participant will receive a complementary E.R.I.K. package to review during the presentation.
Presenter: Sarah V. Senior Resource CoordinatorRegister
Preparation for an Independent Future
Tuesday, October 5th at 1:00 p.m.
Successful aging is about staying independent and enjoying life to the fullest, Vicki from Victoria Lifeline will provide lots of helpful tips to achieve this. Aging well with a quality of life is 1/3 genetics and 2/3rd our lifestyle, there is no “magic pill” but trying our best will make a big difference!
Presenter: Vicki R. from Victoria LifelineRegister
Tuesday, October 19th at 1:00 p.m.
Our incredible brains are the motor behind the scenes processing every incoming piece of information. Come learn some ways you can maintain your brain’s health and stay mentally engaged.
Presenter: The HART TeamRegister
Tuesday, October 26th at 1:00 p.m.
Looking for a way to get more involved in the community and meet new people? In this presentation, we will be going over different volunteer roles that are open within the centre and beyond into the Winnipeg community.