Pierce County Human Services - Aging & Disability Resources

Good morning,

Please join us for the next Aging & LTC Providers Networking Meeting Thursday of this week.  We have an exciting presentation scheduled.


AGING & LTC PROVIDERS NETWORKING MEETING
Sponsored by Pierce County Aging & Disability Resources


Aging & LTC Providers Networking Meeting

Thursday, June 7, 2018
8 – 9 a.m.

Mid-County Community Center
10205 44th Avenue E.
Tacoma 98446


Directions


Agenda

  1. Introductions: Please include announcements about staff changes, new programs and other interesting “happenings” which will help keep your colleagues in the network informed.
    • Share your program brochures with other service providers.
    • Business card exchange – bring a “stack” to share.
  2. ADR Updates:
    • Aaron Van Valkenburg, Manager
      • o ADR Updates
      • o Legislative Concerns
    • ADRC Events
  3. Program: “Senior Driving Safety”
Speaker: Channa Bekman, Harbor Speech Pathology

Harbor Speech Pathology offers DriveABLE Cognitive Assessment Tool (DCAT). DCAT was created specifically for drives with medical conditions affective cognitive abilities. The program helps drivers (and their loved ones) know their limitations and strengths to help determine their road safety. DriveABLE assessments are a research-based, scientific tool that detects and measures driving errors related to cognitive impairment. These assessments are used across North America to assess the cognitive fitness needed to drive.

Direction to Mid-County Community Center

For more information:

Bob Riler, Community Outreach & Education Specialist

Email: bob.riler@piercecountywa.gov 
Phone:  253.798.7384
Website: Aging & Disability Resources
Address: 3602 Pacific Avenue, Suite 200 | Tacoma, WA 98418

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