How to Differentiate Between General Aging Forgetfulness and the Onset of Dementia
Sep
25
10:00 AM10:00

How to Differentiate Between General Aging Forgetfulness and the Onset of Dementia

 

Join Citizen Advisory group with Paula Birney, Certified Dementia Practitioner to learn the signs of dementia. Dementia can seem similar to age-associated memory impairment. It is important to be able to tell the difference between general forgetfulness and dementia, especially if you or a loved one is having difficulty with memory loss. Paula graduated from The University of Toledo with a degree in Medical Assisting and has been working in healthcare in Toledo for over 25 years. Paula and her husband Clayton own Arista Home Care Solutions providing in-home care for the elderly and disabled in Monroe, Lucas, and Wood County.

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Advanced Planning Just Makes Sense
Oct
2
10:00 AM10:00

Advanced Planning Just Makes Sense

Join us with Megan Coyle Stamos of Coyle Funeral home to learn why advanced funeral and cremation prearrangement is smart, simple and a wise decision when estate planning. Planning ahead through wills and insurance policies prevent costly mistakes and protect families at a time of loss. The same is true for funeral prearrangement. Megan will guide us through the complete process of Advanced Planning.

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Toledo Zoo Walk – Senior Discovery Days
Sep
11
10:00 AM10:00

Toledo Zoo Walk – Senior Discovery Days

Join Citizen Advisory Group for Toledo Zoo’s free Senior Discovery Days for a one-hour group walk through the zoo exploring the sites and visiting with animals. Continue your zoo tour with the Wild Toledo talk & butterfly release at 11am in the Conservatory with The Wild Toledo biologists as they discuss native landscaping and release migratory Monarch butterflies for their journey to over-wintering grounds in Mexico.

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1st Steps of Advanced Care Planning Brunch & Learn
Aug
29
10:00 AM10:00

1st Steps of Advanced Care Planning Brunch & Learn

Join CAG with Beth Miller of Hospice of Northwest Ohio to focus on how to appoint a surrogate decision maker to make medical decisions if you are ever in a situation where you cannot communicate your own wishes. Beth will focus on how to facilitate conversations with surrogates about what type of care is desired if a severe permanent brain injury should occur. She will also discuss how to put wishes in writing in the form of a Power of Attorney for Healthcare and Living Will. This brunch and learn will be held at the Citizen Advisory Group office.

RSVP by calling our office at 419-872-0204.

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Downsizing Your Home Brunch & Learn
Aug
15
10:00 AM10:00

Downsizing Your Home Brunch & Learn

It's never too soon to start downsizing! Join Marian Kandik, Senior Move Manager of The Moving Concierge, to learn how to get ready for your next move. Marian will share tips on how to get ready for a move and how to incorporate things you don't think of doing. Also learn tips on how to get rid of things, get paperwork in order, and what to personally take with you.

RSVP by calling our office at 419-872-0204.

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Perrysburg Way Public Library Brunch & Learn
Jul
25
10:00 AM10:00

Perrysburg Way Public Library Brunch & Learn

Libraries are a whole new world! Learn about what your library has to offer in addition to all the wonderful books. Join us with Lynn Fleure of Way Public Library to learn about all of the exciting things your library card can do for you.

The library can help you take a CPR/First Aid class, learn about the latest technology, borrow a board game, sewing machine, cake pan or even a Ukulele, the library has so much more to offer! This event will be held at the Citizen Advisory Group office.

RSVP by calling our office at 419-872-0204.

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Mobile Meals Lunch & Learn
Apr
25
11:30 AM11:30

Mobile Meals Lunch & Learn

Mobile Meals is a local non-profit Meals on Wheels Program delivering over 1,300 meals per year to Northwest Ohio Residents regardless of income. With a recent kitchen remodel, Mobile Meals now offers an updated menu serving fresh food daily. Join us as we learn more about the services Mobile Meals provides to the community as well as, the many volunteer opportunities available to you.

RSVP with Sarah Bucher by email at sarah@citizenadvisory.com or by calling our office at 419-872-0204

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Home Instead Senior Care Lunch & Learn
Mar
21
11:30 AM11:30

Home Instead Senior Care Lunch & Learn

Caregiving can be a very rewarding and bonding experience but it can also be very stressful. Join Donna Hall of Home Instead Senior Care to discuss the stress of being a caregiver and ways to cope.  This lunch & learn is designed for anyone who is caring for an elderly person be it a parent, other relative or a friend.  We will discuss caregiver stress and provide you with the tools and techniques to lessen stress and take care of yourself.

RSVP with Sarah Bucher by email at sarah@citizenadvisory.com or by calling our office at 419-872-0204

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