Category: Networking Opportunities

ACAP Launch Meeting!

August 21st, 2018 by

Hello friends, The Steering Committee of ACAP Winston-Salem (Adult Children of Aging Parents) is happy to announce our first meeting: Tuesday, September 18 5:30 – 7:00 PM Knollwood Baptist Church 330  Knollwood St. Winston-Salem, NC 27104 Topic:                   Choosing and Using Services in Your Community Format:               Moderator led Panel Discussion Moderator:         Dr. Althea Taylor-Jones Panelists: Faith Based Resources …

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The Shepherd’s Center 31st Annual Used Book Sale

March 26th, 2018 by

Promoting and Supporting Successful Aging We collect used books throughout the year for our annual book sale fundraising event.  Text books and other selected books are sold on the internet during the year to support our programs and services for older adults in the community. Our annual book sale enables us to provide life-enhancing programs and services…

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Powerful Tools for Caregivers

March 5th, 2018 by

Caring for an older relative or friend with a chronic illness such as dementia, heart disease, Parkinson’s disease or stroke can be stressful physically, emotionally and financially. Powerful Tools for Caregivers is an educational program designed to provide you with the tools you need to take care of yourself. You Will Learn To: Reduce stress; Improve self-confidence; Better communicate your…

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PIEDMONT PLUS Silver Arts Call for Entries

February 21st, 2018 by

Categories: Literary Arts: Essay, Life Experience, Poem, Short Story, My Favorite Memory Heritage Arts: Basket Weaving, Jewelry, Pottery, Stained Glass, Weaving, China Painting, Knitting, Quilting, Tatting & Needlelace, Woodcarving, Crocheting, Needlework, Rugs, Tole/Dec Painting, Woodworking, Wall Hangings, Woodturning Visual Arts: Acrylics, Drawing, Mixed Media, Oil Pastels, Photography, Sculpture, Watercolor Performing Arts: Soloist, Group, Cheerleaders Registration forms available at all Recreation…

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Caregiver Academy

February 7th, 2018 by

EQUIPPING CONFIDENT CAREGIVERS in the PIEDMONT ABOUT THE ACADEMY Caregiving is a challenging role that is draining and often underappreciated. Most caregivers have to dive in with no training and little support.  Caregiver Academy provides practical education and support one class at a time, so you can be a confident, courageous and competent caregiver for your loved one. Classes for 2018 are listed below. Register for as…

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Powerful Tools for Caregivers

December 26th, 2017 by

Caring for an older relative or friend with a chronic illness such as dementia, heart disease, Parkinson’s disease or stroke can be stressful physically, emotionally and financially. Powerful Tools for Caregivers is an educational program designed to provide you with the tools you need to take care of yourself. You Will Learn To: Reduce stress; Improve self-confidence; Better communicate…

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Senior Services Directory Opportunity for 2018-2019

December 9th, 2017 by

“To all HIPSS members, Senior Services is working on the 2018-2019 Directory of Services and want to invite you to be a part of the largest directory of resources provided to seniors in Forsyth County at no cost to them. We are looking for companies that would like to advertise in the Directory of Services…

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THE COALITION OF MINISTRIES FOR OLDER ADULTS at FORSYTH COURT

May 16th, 2017 by

Event takes place on Thursday, June 1, 11:45 am-1:00 pm RESPONSE NEEDED BY NOON ON FRIDAY, MAY 26 Geriatric Adult Specialty Team: A State Resource Serving Older Adults in NC Debbie McCauley, MS, CP-GAST Team Leader  Come learn about a valuable resource that you may not have heard about. The Geriatric Adult Mental Health Specialty Team…

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