Speakers are available on a number of topics including:

Caregiving

  • Caring for the Caregiver
  • Communicating Effectively with Health Care Professionals
  • Medicare 101

Transportation

  • The Mobile Elder – Issues and concerns of the older driver
  • Transport -Options in Northwest Iowa

Motivational

  • Life is a Dash
  • The G.O.O.P of Life
  • New and Used Antiques
  • Aging: Journey or Destination

Health

  • Project Lifesaver
  • Total Wellness
  • Dependent Adult Abuse
  • Senior Sensitivity (experiencing the aging process)
  • Medicare and Medicaid
  • Depression/Anxiety in the Elderly
  • Poison Control – Medication Errors
  • Long Term Care Options and Payment
  • In Home Care Options

General Programs

  • Advanced Directives: Durable Power of Attorney, Living Wills and
  • Financial Durable Power of Attorney
  • Prescription Drug Assistance Programs
  • Scams and Frauds
  • Assistive Devices for Independent Living
  • Northwest Aging Association Services
  • Free and Low Cost Programs for Senior Citizens
  • Pre-retirement and Planning for Your Future
  • The ABC’s of the www. (computers for seniors)
  • Communicating with the Congnitively Impaired
  • The Value of Family Traditions
  • The Significance of Motherhood – Mothers, Grandmothers, and the childeren in their lives.
  • Housing Options
  • Protecting Yourself from Identy Theft
  • End of Life Decisions