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DISCOVERY SERIES

St. Barnabas Senior Services is proud to present the Discovery Series: an exploration of the issues, challenges and changes we face as our population ages.

The Series will include quarterly programs led by experts and thought leaders in the study and advancement of services for older adults, with opportunities to learn about best practices, innovations and new research that can help all of us Live Well, Feel Well and Age Well.

The Discovery Series is generously supported by

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2019-20 Series Calendar

 
 

Coming up….

WINTER:

Tuesday, November 12, 2019: Social Isolation and Loneliness

Check back for more details about this program soon!



Previous Programs

SUMMER:

Tuesday, August 20, 2019: Navigating the Healthcare System

Whether you’re working, planning for retirement, caring for someone else or trying to take care of yourself, there’s a lot to consider to make sure you get the healthcare you need. This program looked at the complex relationships between healthcare providers, insurers, and government programs that make up the American system, and the importance of being a self-advocate when it comes to your health.

SPRING:

Tuesday, May 28, 2019: Family Caregiving

Registration Closed

This program addressed the current issues surrounding family caregivers with a panel discussion. The expert panelists discussed the latest research, provided tips and suggestions, and analyzed the latest trends in care giving. They acknowledged that caregivers often face numerous challenges that can leave them anxious and overwhelmed.