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​Upcoming Community Events from the UPMC Aging Institute

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McKeesport Caregiver Support Group

About:
The Aging Institute of UPMC Senior Services and Hillman Cancer Center at UPMC McKeesport are proud to offer a local group to help meet the emotional needs of caregivers in the McKeesport and surrounding area.

Are you caring for a loved one and feel the need for additional emotional support? Social interaction is an important aspect of overall health. Support groups can offer a setting where caregivers talk about challenges and insights as they continue their caregiving journey. If you are interested in talking with other caregivers in a group setting, consider joining us!

This is a free community program. Parking in the parking garage will be validated.

Date: 3rd Tuesday of each month

Time: 1 - 2 p.m.

Location:
UPMC McKeesport
1500 5th Ave.
McKeesport, PA 15132

Room: Aging Institute Conference Room
Crawford Building, Suite 145 (1st floor)

If interested in being a part of this support group, please contact the Aging Institute at 866-430-8742


Senior-Focused Program at the Port Authority

About:
Learn all about the programs and services that the Port Authority offers Allegheny County seniors. Have questions? Being them with you too! 

Date: Tuesday, September 24

Time: 1 - 2 p.m.

Location:
UPMC McKeesport
1500 5th Ave.
McKeesport, PA 15132

Room: D-Mansfield Patient Education Conference Room
(Near valet parking and outpatient registration)

To RSVP for this program, please contact the Aging Institute at 412-664-3463 or email aging@upmc.edu.


Hospice End of Life Treatment and Intervention Options

About:
Join us as Scott Miller, MD, MA, FAAHPM, from Family Hospice leads this very important conversation. 

Date: Tuesday, October 22

Time: 2 - 3 p.m.

Location:
UPMC McKeesport
1500 5th Ave.
McKeesport, PA 15132

Room: Mansfield Building, 1st Floor
Usman Ahmad Conference Center

To RSVP for this program, please contact the Aging Institute at 412-664-3463 or email aging@upmc.edu.


Scams and Fraud

About:
The Better Business Bureau will discuss the latest on scams and fraud targeting our local area whether it is online, at home, or at work. Learn how to recognize the warning signs of a potential scam and how to report. 

Date: Tuesday, November 5

Time: 1 - 2 p.m.

Location:
UPMC McKeesport
1500 5th Ave.
McKeesport, PA 15132

Room: D-Mansfield Patient Education Conference Room
(Near valet parking and outpatient registration)

To RSVP for this program, please contact the Aging Institute at 412-664-3463 or email aging@upmc.edu.


Winter Safety

About:
Erin Saltmarsh from the University of Pittsburgh’s All of Us Research study will be presenting. Join us to learn how you can get involved in this exciting initiative, and what this emerging medical trend might mean for your healthcare in the future.

Date: Tuesday, December 10

Time: 1 - 2 p.m.

Location:
UPMC McKeesport
1500 5th Ave.
McKeesport, PA 15132

Room: D-Mansfield Patient Education Conference Room
(Near valet parking and outpatient registration)

To RSVP for this program, please contact the Aging Institute at 412-664-3463 or email aging@upmc.edu.