"Very well explained, helped to make a decision about
seeing a doctor.  Excellent, thank you.
"
A look back at 2016 Workshops
Ask the Doctor/Provider Panel Returns!
The Ask the Doctor/Provider Panel offers a unique opportunity to learn
more about general health issues. A panel of physicians and providers
address your questions covering specialties in:
                                    
  • Oncology
  • Cardiology
  • Neurology
  • Family Medicine
           and more!
Fit Start: Exercise for ALL Levels: Known as the Guru of Fitness, Gerald Campbell brings over 50 years of personal training
and fitness experience in low-impact exercise drills that are fun. You will learn some simple exercises that can help you be healthier,
stronger, and feel better.
Gerald Campbell, Instructor - Hurst Senior Activities Center
The Basics of Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's: Hear about how to know when memory loss is simply benign
forgetfulness or a symptom of something more serious. This session will provide an overview of the symptoms of Alzheimer's, related
dementias, diagnosis and treatments.
Shelly Young, MS, Program Manager - Alzheimer's Association - North Central Texas Chapter
Your Home... Your Choice: Senior Real Estate Specialists who are regulars on Legends770 KAAM Radio with an hour talk show,
John Cowan and Dan Bourland, will discuss the multiple options you have when it comes to the following: a) You want to stay in your home
but may need financial options such as refinancing, reverse mortgage, or home equity loans as well as how to deal with physical changes
to the home that may need to be done. b) Move by right-sizing your housing needs whether in town, across the country and considerations
for senior housing, new construction, etc. c) Finance options to purchase a home including the new reverse mortgage as a purchase
option in Texas. d) How to prepare your home for sale and how to deal with the options for getting rid of your ‘stuff’ including estate sales
and more.
John Cowan, SFR, SRES, and Dan Bourland, e-Pro, SRES,
Realtors,
Ultra Realty of Texas
The IRS & Your Social Security Benefits: An overview of events that can make your Social Security benefits taxable and
how to prevent an IRS levy.
Joni Balumet, Staff Attorney, Legal Aid of Northwest Texas
Medicare 2016 Tips and Updates: An educational presentation on recent and upcoming Medicare changes. Learn how
healthcare reform will affect Medicare beneficiaries. What you need to know about Medicare basics, how you can sign up, and what
resources are available to learn more about Medicare.
Jamie Harwell, MSW, Community Living Program Manager, Area Agency on
Aging of Tarrant County
Elder Fraud - What is it? Who are the victims? Who are the suspects? What now? Participate in a brief
presentation on how to recognize signs of financial exploitation, such as investment fraud, home repair fraud, sweetheart swindles, and
more. Followed by a brief question and answer session.Investigator
Greg McNeese, Tarrant County Criminal
District Attorney,
White Collar/Public Integrity Unit
Understanding Medicare: Whether you have been on Medicare for a while or just now coming into Medicare, it can be very
confusing. This presentation will help you understand what:
-Original Medicare (Part A & B)
-Traditional Medicare (Part A & B with a Medicare Supplement & Part D)
-Medicare Advantage Plans (Part C)
-Prescription Drug Coverage (Part D)
What all the parts are, how they work, what they cover and what they don’t cover. When you become eligible and when you need to apply
without getting penalized. How Medicare works if you are still working. We will break it down, so it is easier to understand and not so
confusing!
Renee Shannon, Benefits Consultant, Care N’ Care Insurance Company, Inc.
Are We There Yet? As the weather gets cooler, we’re all looking for ideas on how to enjoy the season. This session will   focus on
tips and suggestions for discovering fun things to do throughout North Texas.
Leigh Lyons, Director of Communications, Grapevine
Convention & Visitors Bureau
The 9th Annual
Presenting Sponsor
It's an EMPOWERING
EXPERIENCE!
It's not just an event for Caregivers, Boomers & Seniors...
Tarrant County Commissioner Gary Fickes
First Euless Campus West
205 North Industrial Boulevard, Bedford TX
(Northwest Corner of Highway 183 and North Industrial Boulevard)
Map
October 6, 2017 - 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
AWARD WINNING
WORKSHOPS
2017 Workshops coming in September
SAVE THE
DATE!