2016 Conference Presentations

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Below are the presentations available from the 2016 Conference.  If you do not see a presentation listed here, it is because we did not receive it from the presenter.

 

Starting and Sustaining a Memory Cafe

Presented by Beth Soltzberg

 

Memory Programming for COA's:  Continuity of Support

Presented by Lisa Ushkurnis, Jamie Donchan and Liz Bourque

 

Financial Challenges for Older Adults

Presented by Cheryl Cannon

 

Creating Dementia Friendly Communities ... One Year Later

Presented by Christine Alessandro, Kelly Burke, and Arthur Bergeron

 

It Costs What???

Presented by Cynthia Phillips and Kathy Devine

 

Social Security Retirement and Medicare Benefits Overview

Presented by Delia DeMello and Roberto Medina

 

Affordable Housing in Your Community and How to Access It

Presented by Emily Cooper

 

Building a Robust Medical Device Loan Closet

Presented by Karen Langley

 

The Transition to Senior Centers for Newly Housed Elders

Presented by Mimi Yasgur and Christine Tassia

 

Elder Economic Insecurity:  2016 Revision to Elder Index Shows 61% of Elders Have Insufficient Incomes – What Can You Do to Help?

Presented by Jan Mutchler and Mary Kay Browne

 

Senior Transportation: Coordination Strategies and MassDOT’s Community Transit Grant Program

Presented by Rachel Fictenbaum and Jillian Linnell

 

Reaching Everyone: Ensuring That Your Programs and Services are Inclusive and Accessible

Presented by Rachel Tanenhaus

 

Financial Exploitation - Spotting the Signs and Addressing Concerns

Presented by Sarah Peterson

 

Schmoozing 101:  Developing Effective Relationships with the Decision-Makers

Presented by Tina Gorman

 

Using Interns as a Support to Your COA

Presented by Doreen Brothers and Vanessa Kahrman

 

Accessing Prescription Meds: Resources and Strategies to Help Older Adults Get the Medications They Need

Presented by Victoria Howard