OLDER ADULTS 55+ - good to know UNDERSTANDING MEDICARE
BASIC ESTATE NEW! PLANNING AND LIVING TRUSTS
Are you getting closer to the age of 65 and don’t know a thing about Medicare? Join Marsha as she explains Medicare Part A, B, C as well as many important issues that you need to know about.
Estate planning is not planning for death, it is planning for life. Learn how to protect yourself and your loved ones from the unexpected. At this workshop you will learn how to: • Maintain control of medical and financial decisions during periods of incapacity. • Be certain that the property you leave for your family gets to the intended beneficiaries, even in the event of remarriage. • Protect what you pass at death from estate taxes, lawsuits, creditors, and failed marriages. • Maintain privacy and avoid court control of your affairs. • Save every tax dollar, professional fee, and court cost possible.
Adults nearing Age 65 Marsha Kowalski, Presenter
Previous attendees have said: “I am so glad I attended this! Best thing I did when it came to understanding my choices for Medicare.” “I really learned a lot at this seminar! The presenter gave me the facts I needed to know and cleaned up misconceptions many people have about Medicare choices/ options.” “EVERYONE should attend this seminar! You get the information YOU NEED TO KNOW before you turn 65 and get on Medicare. Thank you Franklin Recreation for having this program available.” Enrollment: Min. 4 / Max. 20 Tuesday, June 18 9:00-10:30 AM 309300-01 Franklin High School, Room B233 (8222 S. 51st Street) Enter main entrance Fee: $18 (R) / $27 (NR)
Other topics discussed include planning for your long term health care needs and the basic documents everyone should have in place, including college aged children. Thursday, June 13 7:00-9:00 PM 309300-02 Franklin High School, Room A110 (8222 S. 51st Street) Enter lower Recreation Department/Athletic doors Fee (per household) $14 (R) / $27 (NR)
Plan to attend these workshops presented by Love Thy Neighbor Foundation, with qualified and experienced community businesses and resources. Get empowered and find out how to help your aging loved ones stay in their home.
AGING IN PLACE... YOUR OWN HOME
Love Thy Neighbor Foundation, Facilitator From aging in place, to downsizing, it can feel overhwhelming. These workshops are designed to provide resources and information on staying independent and “aging in place” while knowing how/where to seek some assistance.
All workshops are FREE but preregistration is recommended. You can register through the City of Greenfield Parks and Recreation Department. All Workshops: 1:00-2:30 PM Wilson Senior Center (2601 W. Howard Ave.)
HEARING LOSS AND HEARING AIDS
What You And Your Family Need To Know Speaker: D arrel R. Feakes, Au. D., Doctor of Audiology Hearing loss is commonly associated with the process of aging. As age advances, so does the incidence and degree of hearing loss. Most untreated hearing loss adversely affects all aspects of family and social interaction as well as the physical and mental health of the individual and family members. Over ninety-five percent of age related hearing loss cannot be treated medically or surgically. The use of amplification aids can be of significant benefit. Topics include: • Health issues associated with untreated hearing loss. • What aids can and cannot do. • Importance of having realistic expectations, and family support. • When the use of amplification should be considered. • How to become accustomed to using amplification. • How the use of Communication Strategies will improve communication. Take home handouts will be provided. Wednesday, June 19 2:00-3:30 PM 309300-03 Franklin Public Library 9151 W. Loomis Rd. Fee (per family): $10 (R) / $15 (NR)
Funeral Planning Why Pre-Plan, Lower Cost Alternatives, and Information your family will need. Thursday, June 20 Home Care & Hospice Care Everything you don’t know but should Thursday, August 15
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OLDER ADULTS 55+
Community Recreation, Parks & Service Guide for residents of Greenfield, Wisconsin. **UPDATED 4/30/19**