America’s seniors and senior service providers throughout the country will join to celebrate the Annual National Aging in Place Week from October 10-16, 2016.
National Aging in Place Week is an annual effort to expand awareness of the Aging in Place movement and the availability of the means for seniors to remain in their homes for as long as they would like.
National Aging in Place Week Events:
The Greater Atlanta Chapter is initiating a social media blitz
Two videos were created to promote the Atlanta chapter's services and the educational programs offered and share them throughout Aging in Place Week to promote awareness. Watch the promo video about community education program. Or learn more about the services that Atlanta members provide by watching the Resources Video. In addition, the Atlanta Chapter FaceBook page will feature tips and articles on aging in place each day throughout Aging in Place Week.
Thursday, October 6th 1:00-5:00 PM and Friday, October 7th, 8:30 AM-4:15 PM
The National Aging in Place Council, Stony Brook University, AARP NY, Health & Welfare Council of Long Island, Nassau County of Long Island Office on Aging, New York State Office for Aging, and Suffolk County Office on Aging present
Aging in Place in Suburbia: A Working Summit and Beyond
Stony Brook University
Hilton Garden Inn
1 Circle Road
Stony Brook, NY 11790
Saturday, October 8, 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Greater Pittsburgh Chapter of NAIPC to host
2016 Walk to End Alzheimer's
Butler Community College
Tuesday, October 11, 3:00-4:00 PM
National Aging in Place Council to host
The Home Modification Working Group
a peer-to-peer discussion group and webinar
For registration information please contact, NAIPC@ageinplace.org
Tuesday, October 11, 4:00-7:00 PM
Western and Central Virginia Chapter of NAIPC to host
3rd Annual Preparing for Caring Symposium (Free)
Jefferson Center-Fitzpatrick Hall
541 Luck Avenue Suite 221
Roanoke, VA 24016
To view the invite please click here.
Tuesday, October 11, 5:30-7:30 PM
Minneapolis-St. Paul of NAIPC to host
Elder Financial Exploitation: Family Secrets and Stranger Scams
Speakers include; Marit Peterson, Program Manager: Minnesota Elder Justice Care and Jay Haapala, Associate State Director: AARP Minnesota.
Southtown Office Park
8120 Penn Ave. S.
Bloomington, MN 55431
For more information click here.
Thursday, October 20th
HomeAdvisor presents "Thriving in Place" directed by Rainee Ames
the documentary is structured around NAIPC's ACT III: Your Plan for Aging
Crosby Street Theater
New York, NY 10012
Tuesday, October 25, 5:00-7:30 PM
Greater Charleston Chapter of NAIPC to host
Celebration of National Aging in Place Week
Activities include; A Day of Caring which offers transportation for seniors and their annual Gifts of Aging Event to honor older adults in the community.
Founders Hall – Charlestowne Landing
1500 Old Towne Road
Charleston, SC 29407
For more information contact NAIPC@ageinplace.org