Caregivers, professionals and community members are invited to the next Region 10 ADRC meeting, which will feature "The Dementia Experience" sponsored by Colorow Care Center. This meeting will provide firsthand experience on what it is like for someone with dementia, vision and hearing impairments. Anyone serving or caring for the older adult and disabled populations is encouraged to attend.
The meeting is scheduled Tuesday, Dec. 13, 9:30 a.m. at Colorow Care Center in Olathe. To participate in the Dementia Experience, RSVP to Amy Rowan at 765-3123.
On Monday, Dec. 19, Region 10 and Brown and Brown PC host "Avoid Being Unprepared & Overwhelmed: Understanding Long Term Care Planning." Don't wait until there is a crisis to learn about your options. Learn about payment sources and more at a workshop Monday, Dec. 19, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Grand Mesa Oncology, 1501 3rd Street. At this workshop, you'll also receive a complimentary copy of the book "Understanding Long Term Care."
Registration is required at http://www.region10.net/calendar or by calling 399-3615.
Food For Thought/Vision Charter Academy has been selected as a State Farm Neighborhood Assist® Top 200 finalist and needs your help by voting for them to receive a $25,000 grant from State Farm®. From now until Aug. 24 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time, U.S. residents who are 18 and older with a valid email address can vote for their favorite cause at https://www.neighborhoodassist.com/entry/2012962.