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Free SSI & IHSS Training by Justice in Aging

On July 26th, 2017, Justice in Aging will hold SSI mini-trainings on (1) helping people with SSI overpayments and (2) current topics in policy advocacy at the federal, state and local level; a presentation on IHSS hot topics including the 2017-18 California state budget, and the federal efforts to repeal the ACA and fundamentally change Medicaid; and a roundtable discussion of current issues and trends, and how to expand advocacy efforts locally, statewide, and nationally.

Please direct any questions or concerns to Trinh Phan: tphan@justiceinaging.org

Educational Series on Elder Care – Oakland

AgeSong in Oakland (3121 Fruitvale Ave.) is hosting a series of educational classes on topics related to caring for elders. Upcoming topics: Hospice, Caring for a loved one with Dementia, and Proper Foot Care.

All presentations are an hour long, and free to attend.

For more information, contact Colleen at 415-715-4268; Colleen@Agesong.com

Safe Streets Workshop in Oakland – Free

This weekend, UC Berkeley SafeTREC and California Walks will provide Oakland with a free 4-hour training aimed at building community education and capacity to improve pedestrian and bicycle safety in the community.

Lunch, childcare, English to Spanish interpretation, and English to Chinese interpretation will be available.
To register for the free event, visit: http://bit.ly/WalkBikeOakland 
or Call: (714) 742 – 2295

 

*Featured image courtesy of Peggy Daly

Early Stage Alzheimer’s Forum – Free

The Alzheimer’s Association is providing a half-day educational forum for people with early stage Alzheimer’s disease (or related) by people with early stage Alzheimer’s disease. To register for this free event, contact Lan Trinh 408-372-9982 Ltrinh@alz.org

Free Advance Directive Training*

Learn how to complete an Advance Directive form and document your health care wishes with the guidance of Alameda County Social Services IHSS. We hope you find this an opportunity to use your agency and take action for your wellness!

*Training offered in Spanish and English

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