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Dec 6, 2021 08:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Ageless Wisdom Train the Trainer

Ageless Wisdom is an interactive and experiential geriatric sensitivity training program. Objectives of the program are to:  Identify and experience normal changes as we age  Identify and experience changes as a result of disease and disability associated with the aging process Discuss golden rules that outline strategies to manage the changes  Help the audience to view aging as a positive experience Ageless Wisdom offers a Train the Trainer opportunity in which individuals can become Trainers to present Ageless Wisdom to other individuals, such as an in-service training for staff members. Upon completion of this virtual class, attendees will be able to deliver the Ageless Wisdom aging sensitivity training program offered by Education and Consultative Services of UPMC Senior Services. Educators, nurses, activity directors and social workers are encouraged to attend.  For more information, please contact Education and Consultative Services of UPMC Senior Services at 866-430-8742 or UPMCSeniorServices@UPMC.edu​.

Dec 7, 2021 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM

Life After Caregiving -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 4th Thursday of every month, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm No Charge Life after Caregiving is a monthly peer support group for caregivers who have lost their loved one and are struggling with grief and/or identity loss. Ongoing 2nd Thursday of the month support program. This program is a part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™ and is free to attend. Registration is required to receive log-in information. 412.369.4673, info@hopegrows.net, www.hopegrows.net

Dec 7, 2021 02:00 PM - 03:15 PM

WEBINAR When It's Not Just a Tough Day (Free CEUs)

Only 5 days left to register for this CEU event! When It's Not just a Tough Day:  Identifying Depression in Older AdultsPresented by Jenerations Health Education, Inc. and courtesy of Oasis Senior Advisors Southwest PA. Due to high response, we have expanded the available registration seats. This interactive program offers a real look at the types of depression in older adults and how to determine who is at risk and how to best treat them. Register today:https://jenerations.ce21.com/item/OasisDecember

Dec 9, 2021 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM

WEBINAR MGA 2nd Annual Holiday Paint & Sip Celebration

On Thursday, December 9, 2021 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM via Zoom.  The Myasthenia Gravis Association of Western Pennsylvania presents the 2nd Annual MGA Virtual Holiday Paint & Sip Celebration.  For your $50 donation, you will receive a link to participate in the paint & sip celebration, supplies to create your own snowflake inspired art led by Kristy Walter, Art Therapist, and two bottles of wine from Kavic Winery, tasting and discussion led by Michael & Pat Kavic from Kavic Winery. Other activities include Holiday Trivia Contests, Virtual Silent Auction, Basket Raffles and 50-50. Please make checks payable to "MGA of WPA" and mail to 490 East North Avenue, Suite 410, Pittsburgh, PA  15212. Please call the MGA Office at 412/566-1545 with any questions or for more information.

Dec 11, 2021 09:30 AM - 02:00 PM

Friendship Village of South Hills Hiring Event - Upper St. Clair

On Saturday, December 11, 2021 from 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM.  15-Minute Interviews, offers on the spot, free lunch and gift cards.

Dec 13, 2021 01:00 PM - 03:30 PM

WEBINAR Mental Health in the Age of Covid-19 (FREE CEUs)

On Monday, December 13, 2021 from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM presented by Optimize Aging and PA Link. FREE CEUs SW, LPC, RN, PCH Admin., Case and Care Managers RSVP to Brittany Gilfallan by December 10, 2021.  BBUZZELL@CO.BUTLER.PA.US

Dec 28, 2021 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

The Ugly Truth of Caregiving Morning Tea or Coffee -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, 9:30 am to 11:00 am No Charge Grab your tea or coffee and join Hope Grows virtual, facilitated Thursday morning chat focusing on the Think Caregiver Simple ‘Self-Care’ suggestions. Family caregivers are encouraged to share their story and join peers to learn and help each other through the tasks of caregiving. The program is part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™. There is no charge for caregivers to participate. Call 412 369-4673 or email info@hopegrows.net to register and then receive log-in information.

Jan 4, 2022 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Family Caregivers Sign Up for Hope Grows Think Caregiver Program

Virtual Monthly Support Phone Check-ins and Emails No Charge Our virtual support program connects caregivers to personalized training and community support across a vast network. Receive encouragement, respite suggestions, and simple self-care suggestions from our knowledgeable staff providing emotional coaching, resources and referrals as needed. Register on-line at www.hopegrows.net, by calling 412 369-4673, or by email info@hopegrows.net

Jan 7, 2022 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM

Life After Caregiving -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 4th Thursday of every month, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm No Charge Life after Caregiving is a monthly peer support group for caregivers who have lost their loved one and are struggling with grief and/or identity loss. Ongoing 2nd Thursday of the month support program. This program is a part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™ and is free to attend. Registration is required to receive log-in information. 412.369.4673, info@hopegrows.net, www.hopegrows.net

Jan 28, 2022 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

The Ugly Truth of Caregiving Morning Tea or Coffee -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, 9:30 am to 11:00 am No Charge Grab your tea or coffee and join Hope Grows virtual, facilitated Thursday morning chat focusing on the Think Caregiver Simple ‘Self-Care’ suggestions. Family caregivers are encouraged to share their story and join peers to learn and help each other through the tasks of caregiving. The program is part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™. There is no charge for caregivers to participate. Call 412 369-4673 or email info@hopegrows.net to register and then receive log-in information.

Feb 4, 2022 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Family Caregivers Sign Up for Hope Grows Think Caregiver Program

Virtual Monthly Support Phone Check-ins and Emails No Charge Our virtual support program connects caregivers to personalized training and community support across a vast network. Receive encouragement, respite suggestions, and simple self-care suggestions from our knowledgeable staff providing emotional coaching, resources and referrals as needed. Register on-line at www.hopegrows.net, by calling 412 369-4673, or by email info@hopegrows.net

Feb 7, 2022 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM

Life After Caregiving -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 4th Thursday of every month, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm No Charge Life after Caregiving is a monthly peer support group for caregivers who have lost their loved one and are struggling with grief and/or identity loss. Ongoing 2nd Thursday of the month support program. This program is a part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™ and is free to attend. Registration is required to receive log-in information. 412.369.4673, info@hopegrows.net, www.hopegrows.net

Feb 28, 2022 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

The Ugly Truth of Caregiving Morning Tea or Coffee -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, 9:30 am to 11:00 am No Charge Grab your tea or coffee and join Hope Grows virtual, facilitated Thursday morning chat focusing on the Think Caregiver Simple ‘Self-Care’ suggestions. Family caregivers are encouraged to share their story and join peers to learn and help each other through the tasks of caregiving. The program is part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™. There is no charge for caregivers to participate. Call 412 369-4673 or email info@hopegrows.net to register and then receive log-in information.

Mar 28, 2022 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

The Ugly Truth of Caregiving Morning Tea or Coffee -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, 9:30 am to 11:00 am No Charge Grab your tea or coffee and join Hope Grows virtual, facilitated Thursday morning chat focusing on the Think Caregiver Simple ‘Self-Care’ suggestions. Family caregivers are encouraged to share their story and join peers to learn and help each other through the tasks of caregiving. The program is part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™. There is no charge for caregivers to participate. Call 412 369-4673 or email info@hopegrows.net to register and then receive log-in information.

Apr 28, 2022 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

The Ugly Truth of Caregiving Morning Tea or Coffee -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, 9:30 am to 11:00 am No Charge Grab your tea or coffee and join Hope Grows virtual, facilitated Thursday morning chat focusing on the Think Caregiver Simple ‘Self-Care’ suggestions. Family caregivers are encouraged to share their story and join peers to learn and help each other through the tasks of caregiving. The program is part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™. There is no charge for caregivers to participate. Call 412 369-4673 or email info@hopegrows.net to register and then receive log-in information.

May 28, 2022 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

The Ugly Truth of Caregiving Morning Tea or Coffee -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, 9:30 am to 11:00 am No Charge Grab your tea or coffee and join Hope Grows virtual, facilitated Thursday morning chat focusing on the Think Caregiver Simple ‘Self-Care’ suggestions. Family caregivers are encouraged to share their story and join peers to learn and help each other through the tasks of caregiving. The program is part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™. There is no charge for caregivers to participate. Call 412 369-4673 or email info@hopegrows.net to register and then receive log-in information.

Jun 28, 2022 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

The Ugly Truth of Caregiving Morning Tea or Coffee -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, 9:30 am to 11:00 am No Charge Grab your tea or coffee and join Hope Grows virtual, facilitated Thursday morning chat focusing on the Think Caregiver Simple ‘Self-Care’ suggestions. Family caregivers are encouraged to share their story and join peers to learn and help each other through the tasks of caregiving. The program is part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™. There is no charge for caregivers to participate. Call 412 369-4673 or email info@hopegrows.net to register and then receive log-in information.

Jul 28, 2022 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

The Ugly Truth of Caregiving Morning Tea or Coffee -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, 9:30 am to 11:00 am No Charge Grab your tea or coffee and join Hope Grows virtual, facilitated Thursday morning chat focusing on the Think Caregiver Simple ‘Self-Care’ suggestions. Family caregivers are encouraged to share their story and join peers to learn and help each other through the tasks of caregiving. The program is part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™. There is no charge for caregivers to participate. Call 412 369-4673 or email info@hopegrows.net to register and then receive log-in information.

Aug 28, 2022 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

The Ugly Truth of Caregiving Morning Tea or Coffee -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, 9:30 am to 11:00 am No Charge Grab your tea or coffee and join Hope Grows virtual, facilitated Thursday morning chat focusing on the Think Caregiver Simple ‘Self-Care’ suggestions. Family caregivers are encouraged to share their story and join peers to learn and help each other through the tasks of caregiving. The program is part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™. There is no charge for caregivers to participate. Call 412 369-4673 or email info@hopegrows.net to register and then receive log-in information.

Sep 28, 2022 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

The Ugly Truth of Caregiving Morning Tea or Coffee -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, 9:30 am to 11:00 am No Charge Grab your tea or coffee and join Hope Grows virtual, facilitated Thursday morning chat focusing on the Think Caregiver Simple ‘Self-Care’ suggestions. Family caregivers are encouraged to share their story and join peers to learn and help each other through the tasks of caregiving. The program is part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™. There is no charge for caregivers to participate. Call 412 369-4673 or email info@hopegrows.net to register and then receive log-in information.

Oct 28, 2022 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

The Ugly Truth of Caregiving Morning Tea or Coffee -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, 9:30 am to 11:00 am No Charge Grab your tea or coffee and join Hope Grows virtual, facilitated Thursday morning chat focusing on the Think Caregiver Simple ‘Self-Care’ suggestions. Family caregivers are encouraged to share their story and join peers to learn and help each other through the tasks of caregiving. The program is part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™. There is no charge for caregivers to participate. Call 412 369-4673 or email info@hopegrows.net to register and then receive log-in information.

Nov 28, 2022 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

The Ugly Truth of Caregiving Morning Tea or Coffee -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, 9:30 am to 11:00 am No Charge Grab your tea or coffee and join Hope Grows virtual, facilitated Thursday morning chat focusing on the Think Caregiver Simple ‘Self-Care’ suggestions. Family caregivers are encouraged to share their story and join peers to learn and help each other through the tasks of caregiving. The program is part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™. There is no charge for caregivers to participate. Call 412 369-4673 or email info@hopegrows.net to register and then receive log-in information.

Dec 28, 2022 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

The Ugly Truth of Caregiving Morning Tea or Coffee -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, 9:30 am to 11:00 am No Charge Grab your tea or coffee and join Hope Grows virtual, facilitated Thursday morning chat focusing on the Think Caregiver Simple ‘Self-Care’ suggestions. Family caregivers are encouraged to share their story and join peers to learn and help each other through the tasks of caregiving. The program is part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™. There is no charge for caregivers to participate. Call 412 369-4673 or email info@hopegrows.net to register and then receive log-in information.

Jan 28, 2023 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

The Ugly Truth of Caregiving Morning Tea or Coffee -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, 9:30 am to 11:00 am No Charge Grab your tea or coffee and join Hope Grows virtual, facilitated Thursday morning chat focusing on the Think Caregiver Simple ‘Self-Care’ suggestions. Family caregivers are encouraged to share their story and join peers to learn and help each other through the tasks of caregiving. The program is part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™. There is no charge for caregivers to participate. Call 412 369-4673 or email info@hopegrows.net to register and then receive log-in information.

Feb 28, 2023 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

The Ugly Truth of Caregiving Morning Tea or Coffee -- Virtual

Register for on-line link 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, 9:30 am to 11:00 am No Charge Grab your tea or coffee and join Hope Grows virtual, facilitated Thursday morning chat focusing on the Think Caregiver Simple ‘Self-Care’ suggestions. Family caregivers are encouraged to share their story and join peers to learn and help each other through the tasks of caregiving. The program is part of the Hope Grows Root of Good Care Counseling Services™. There is no charge for caregivers to participate. Call 412 369-4673 or email info@hopegrows.net to register and then receive log-in information.