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​Upcoming Community Events from the UPMC Aging Institute

Fraud and Asset Protection
​About:

Have you ever thought “is this too good to be true?” or been worried that you or a loved one might become a victim of fraud? What are the red flags? Brian will go over information about how to identify fraud and scams and what to do if you or someone you know are targeted.

This is a free community program.

Presenter:
Brian Catale (Brian Catale & Associates and Operation Veteran Benefits)

​Date: Wednesday, August 30
​Time: 1 - 2 p.m.
​Location: Aging Institute at UPMC McKeesport Resource Center
UPMC McKeesport
Crawford Building, Suite 145
1500 5th Ave.
McKeesport, PA 15132
​Please RSVP to Ronnie at 412-647-1897


Cost of Care Planning
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Brian from Operation Veteran Benefits will discuss and provide education to the audience on how to improve and sustain their retirement lifestyle while dealing with age-related expenses.

This is a free community presentation.

Presenter:
Brian Catale (Brian Catale & Associates and Operation Veteran Benefits)

​Date: Wednesday, September 27
​Time: 1 - 2 p.m.
​Location: Aging Institute at UPMC McKeesport Resource Center
UPMC McKeesport
Crawford Building, Suite 145
1500 5th Ave.
McKeesport, PA 15132
​Please RSVP to Ronnie at 412-647-1897


What is Hospice versus the Myths
​About:

Family Hospice’s Steve Illig will present on their organization and in general what hospice is. He will help us break down the myths of hospice and what it is not.

This is a free community presentation.

Presenter:
Steven Illig (Family Hospice)

​Date: Wednesday, October 25
​Time: 1 - 2 p.m.
​Location: Aging Institute at UPMC McKeesport Resource Center
UPMC McKeesport
Crawford Building, Suite 145
1500 5th Ave.
McKeesport, PA 15132
​Please RSVP to Ronnie at 412-647-1897


​What to Know about Wandering Behaviors
​About:

Are you the caregiver for someone with Alzheimer's disease or dementia? Do they have the tendency to want to wander away? To learn about the causes of wandering and the signs to look out for, this presentation will discuss tools that may help prevent wandering behaviors and create a safe environment.

This is a free program for anyone wanting more information.

Presenter:
Betty Robison (Aging Institute)

​Date: Wednesday, November 29
​Time: 1 - 2 p.m.
​Location: Aging Institute at UPMC McKeesport Resource Center
UPMC McKeesport
Crawford Building, Suite 145
1500 5th Ave.
McKeesport, PA 15132
​Please RSVP to Ronnie at 412-647-1897


Our Partnership with the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

To register for any of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh programs, please call Scott Meneely at 412-924-0063. You can leave a message with your name, phone number, and program name and location of program you would like to attend.

* Lawrenceville Library events are in partnership with Lawrenceville United and UPMC Presbyterian
** Squirrel Hill Library events are in partnership with UPMC Shadyside​

​Program Information

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Locations and Dates

​​De-Clutter and Re-Organize

Do you ever find yourself thinking you wish you had more time to be organized? Then before you know it, you look around and say to yourself, “how did it get this way, and where do I begin”?

Then this is the program for you. You will be given simple tips that you will be able to use in helping you de-clutter your space and keeping it organized.

Upcoming events are currently being scheduled.

​I’m Having a Senior Moment

We all experience so called “Senior Moments” as we age. You may notice times when you cannot recall information quite as quickly as you once did.

If you would like to learn tips on how to keep your mind active and alert, then this is the presentation for you.

​Upcoming events are currently being scheduled.

​Insights to Sensory Changes for the Caregiver

As we age, there are sensory changes that can occur. During this presentations, you have an opportunity to experience what it’s like when these changes occur.

​Upcoming events are currently being scheduled.​
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