Longfellow/Seward Healthy Seniors 2800 E. Lake Street Mpls., MN 55406
Senior Social and Health Talks
April 17 – Genealogy Can Be Fun! Dr. Stephanie Branson will assist seniors in finding their roots, as well as leaving a trace of themselves for future generations. Basic methods for online and postal mail searches will be explained, and participants will have an opportunity to begin their own family tree.
May 15 – Vision Loss & Aging: Keeping Your Independence Susan Anderson from Vision Loss Resources will discuss major causes of vision loss often associated with aging. She’ll cover the emotional impact of vision loss as well as tools, training and support that are available to help seniors remain living as independently as possible.
June 19 – All Stressed Out with Nowhere to Go: Creating Healthy Self Care This presentation will look at the various stressors in our lives and how they affect our physical and emotional health. Then we’ll explore healthy and positive ways of dealing with stress and caring for ourselves. Presented by Tony Del Percio, Grief Counselor.
July 17 – Anyone Can Fall Minimize your risks for falling and get tips on how to prevent falls. Staff from the Metropol-itan Area Agency on Aging will introduce you to evidence-based programs that help with fall prevention.
August 21 – Preventing Identity Theft Learn how to protect yourself from identity theft. You’ll receive information on how to detect and prevent identity theft, as well as repair any theft that’s already happened. Presented by Cheri Kay Getz, Personal Banker with U.S. Bank.