The event will begin with a keynote address by Kathleen Heren of the Better Long Term Care Alliance.
Afterwards, participants will be invited to a “round robin” of three 20-minute conversation opportunities with agencies representing a wide variety of issues relevant to the needs of seniors, and to learn about available resources.
The groups that will be present for our discussions:
Better Long Term Care Alliance
Hope Hospice and Palliative Care
NRI Division of Elder Affairs
Rhode Island Legal Services
Rhode Island Medicaid
Saint Elizabeth Community
Southern Rhode Island Volunteers
United Health Care Dual Complete Program (for people with Medicare and Medicaid)
Please bring your friends and neighbors to this free event; this Expo is open to all who have questions and concerns about the care of elders in our community.
To register click here: https://seniorserviceexpo.eventbrite.com
The East Greenwich Historic Preservation Society’s October meeting features Jim Hale, president of the North Attleboro Historical Society, who will present, “75 Classic New England Foods From American Chop Suey to Meatloaf.” All are welcome. EGHPS memberships will be available.
Presenters School Resource Officer Chris Rafferty and EG Drug Counselor Bob Houghtaling will offer:
- The latest information
- Prevention techniques
- What’s happening in East Greenwich
- National trends and regulations
Sponsored by Cole Middle School; EG Police Department; and the EG Drug Program.