Events under 'Education'
Friday, May 27, 2022

Event Name

Date

Creating Confident Caregivers Class

CCC

Creating Confident Caregivers is a FREE 6-week class that can help reduce your caregiving stress by:

  • Improving your confidence as a caregiver
  • Helping you create a positive caregiving environment
  • Learning how to manage / redirect challenging behaviors
  • Sharing ideas for daily activities for your loved one based on their strengths
  • Learning to take better care of yourself so you can provide good care for your loved one

 

FREE Creating Confident Caregivers classes will be offered at Perennial Park on the following dates in 2017:

  • January 10 - February 14  (Tuesdays)        1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
  • March 15 - April 19          (Wednesdays)    5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
  • June 1 - July 6                (Thursdays)       2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

 

Pre-registration is required by contacting Kelly Cooley at (517) 437-2422 or (800) 479-3348, or email: kcooley@hillsdaleseniors.org

Care for your love one may be available during class time. Please ask for details when registering.

 

Funding provided by:

Region 2AAA logo

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Every Week until February 15, 2017

Creating Confident Caregivers Class

CCC

Creating Confident Caregivers is a FREE 6-week class that can help reduce your caregiving stress by:

  • Improving your confidence as a caregiver
  • Helping you create a positive caregiving environment
  • Learning how to manage / redirect challenging behaviors
  • Sharing ideas for daily activities for your loved one based on their strengths
  • Learning to take better care of yourself so you can provide good care for your loved one

 

FREE Creating Confident Caregivers classes will be offered at Perennial Park on the following dates in 2017:

  • January 10 - February 14  (Tuesdays)        1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
  • March 15 - April 19          (Wednesdays)    5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
  • June 1 - July 6                (Thursdays)       2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

 

Pre-registration is required by contacting Kelly Cooley at (517) 437-2422 or (800) 479-3348, or email: kcooley@hillsdaleseniors.org

Care for your love one may be available during class time. Please ask for details when registering.

 

Funding provided by:

Region 2AAA logo

Tuesday, February 07, 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Every Week until February 15, 2017

Creating Confident Caregivers Class

CCC

Creating Confident Caregivers is a FREE 6-week class that can help reduce your caregiving stress by:

  • Improving your confidence as a caregiver
  • Helping you create a positive caregiving environment
  • Learning how to manage / redirect challenging behaviors
  • Sharing ideas for daily activities for your loved one based on their strengths
  • Learning to take better care of yourself so you can provide good care for your loved one

 

FREE Creating Confident Caregivers classes will be offered at Perennial Park on the following dates in 2017:

  • January 10 - February 14  (Tuesdays)        1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
  • March 15 - April 19          (Wednesdays)    5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
  • June 1 - July 6                (Thursdays)       2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

 

Pre-registration is required by contacting Kelly Cooley at (517) 437-2422 or (800) 479-3348, or email: kcooley@hillsdaleseniors.org

Care for your love one may be available during class time. Please ask for details when registering.

 

Funding provided by:

Region 2AAA logo

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Every Week until February 15, 2017

Virtual Dementia Tour

vdt logoA "Virtual Dementia Tour" is a 20-minute exercise that provides the opportunity to experience some of the sensory and environmental challenges encountered by persons with dementia. It's a good way for caregivers and family members of people with Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia to gain a greater understanding and sensitivity to the effects dementia.

 

Perennial Park is offering the public a chance to participate in the free Virtual Dementia Tour and a brief "Memory Screening" on Wednesday February 22nd, between the hours of 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Please call us to reserve your time! To schedule your Virtual Dementia Tour or for any other questions, call Perennial Park at (517) 437-2422 or (800) 479-3348.

 

The monthly Alzheimer's Support Group will also be meeting at 3:30 p.m. and new members are always welcome! 

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
This event does not repeat

Organizing Financial Paperwork

file cabinetTake advantage of this excellent opportunity to get your financial house in order in 2017!

 

This class will explain the importance and benefits of creating a personalized notebook of your financial history:

 

  • Make tax return preparation easier.
  • Get peace of mind knowing that your financial information is consolidated, secure, and accessible by you and/or your designated representative.
  • Learn what kinds of financial information should be easily accessible at home and what should be kept in a secure location (such as a safe deposit box.)

 

Stop by the front desk or call the Center (517) 437-2422 or (800) 479-3348 to register.

 

Presented by Chemical Bank.

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Thursday, March 02, 2017 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Budgeting Workshop

why is budgeting important e1429040711501 680x493Budgeting Workshop: Planning for Spending AND Saving

Having a household budget is a good idea, but how many of us actually take the time to create and live by one?  No matter your age or income level, a written budget can help you gain greater control over your finances - so your finances won't control you!

 

If you don't already use a budget, this workshop will show you how easy it is to start. If you already use a written budget, this workshop can help refine your methods and give you some new ideas for success.

 

Take advantage of this FREE opportunity to get greater control over your finances - no matter your income level!  Pre-registration is requested; call or stop by the front the desk to register today.  (517) 437-2422 or (800) 479-3348.

 

Presented by Chemical Bank

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Thursday, March 09, 2017 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Creating Confident Caregivers Class

CCC

Creating Confident Caregivers is a FREE 6-week class that can help reduce your caregiving stress by:

  • Improving your confidence as a caregiver
  • Helping you create a positive caregiving environment
  • Learning how to manage / redirect challenging behaviors
  • Sharing ideas for daily activities for your loved one based on their strengths
  • Learning to take better care of yourself so you can provide good care for your loved one

FREE Creating Confident Caregivers classes will be offered at Perennial Park on the following dates in 2017:

  • January 10 - February 14  (Tuesdays)        1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
  • March 15 - April 19          (Wednesdays)    5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
  • June 1 - July 6                (Thursdays)       2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Pre-registration is required by contacting Kelly Cooley at (517) 437-2422 or (800) 479-3348, or email: kcooley@hillsdaleseniors.org

Care for your love one may be available during class time. Please ask for details when registering.

Funding provided by:

Region 2AAA logo

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Every Week until April 20, 2017

Creating Confident Caregivers Class

CCC

Creating Confident Caregivers is a FREE 6-week class that can help reduce your caregiving stress by:

  • Improving your confidence as a caregiver
  • Helping you create a positive caregiving environment
  • Learning how to manage / redirect challenging behaviors
  • Sharing ideas for daily activities for your loved one based on their strengths
  • Learning to take better care of yourself so you can provide good care for your loved one

FREE Creating Confident Caregivers classes will be offered at Perennial Park on the following dates in 2017:

  • January 10 - February 14  (Tuesdays)        1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
  • March 15 - April 19          (Wednesdays)    5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
  • June 1 - July 6                (Thursdays)       2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Pre-registration is required by contacting Kelly Cooley at (517) 437-2422 or (800) 479-3348, or email: kcooley@hillsdaleseniors.org

Care for your love one may be available during class time. Please ask for details when registering.

Funding provided by:

Region 2AAA logo

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Every Week until April 20, 2017

Checkbook Management Workshop

checkbookThis workshop will discuss the benefits of having a checking account and the types of checking accounts that are available. Learn how a checking account can be part of your money management strategy.

 

Pre-registration is requested. Stop by the front desk or call Perennial Park: (517) 437-2422 or (800) 479-3348.

 

Presented by Chemical Bank

Chemical Bank Logo

Thursday, March 23, 2017 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Creating Confident Caregivers Class

CCC

Creating Confident Caregivers is a FREE 6-week class that can help reduce your caregiving stress by:

  • Improving your confidence as a caregiver
  • Helping you create a positive caregiving environment
  • Learning how to manage / redirect challenging behaviors
  • Sharing ideas for daily activities for your loved one based on their strengths
  • Learning to take better care of yourself so you can provide good care for your loved one

FREE Creating Confident Caregivers classes will be offered at Perennial Park on the following dates in 2017:

  • January 10 - February 14  (Tuesdays)        1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
  • March 15 - April 19          (Wednesdays)    5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
  • June 1 - July 6                (Thursdays)       2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Pre-registration is required by contacting Kelly Cooley at (517) 437-2422 or (800) 479-3348, or email: kcooley@hillsdaleseniors.org

Care for your love one may be available during class time. Please ask for details when registering.

Funding provided by:

Region 2AAA logo

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Every Week until April 20, 2017

Savings Account Workshop

piggy bankThis workshop will discuss the benefits of having a savings account and the types of savings accounts that are available. Learn how a savings account can be part of your money management strategy.

 

Pre-registration is requested. Stop by the front desk or call Perennial Park: (517) 437-2422 or (800) 479-3348.

 

Presented by Chemical Bank

Chemical Bank Logo

Thursday, March 30, 2017 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Creating Confident Caregivers Class

CCC

Creating Confident Caregivers is a FREE 6-week class that can help reduce your caregiving stress by:

  • Improving your confidence as a caregiver
  • Helping you create a positive caregiving environment
  • Learning how to manage / redirect challenging behaviors
  • Sharing ideas for daily activities for your loved one based on their strengths
  • Learning to take better care of yourself so you can provide good care for your loved one

FREE Creating Confident Caregivers classes will be offered at Perennial Park on the following dates in 2017:

  • January 10 - February 14  (Tuesdays)        1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
  • March 15 - April 19          (Wednesdays)    5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
  • June 1 - July 6                (Thursdays)       2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Pre-registration is required by contacting Kelly Cooley at (517) 437-2422 or (800) 479-3348, or email: kcooley@hillsdaleseniors.org

Care for your love one may be available during class time. Please ask for details when registering.

Funding provided by:

Region 2AAA logo

Wednesday, April 05, 2017 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Every Week until April 20, 2017

Creating Confident Caregivers Class

CCC

Creating Confident Caregivers is a FREE 6-week class that can help reduce your caregiving stress by:

  • Improving your confidence as a caregiver
  • Helping you create a positive caregiving environment
  • Learning how to manage / redirect challenging behaviors
  • Sharing ideas for daily activities for your loved one based on their strengths
  • Learning to take better care of yourself so you can provide good care for your loved one

FREE Creating Confident Caregivers classes will be offered at Perennial Park on the following dates in 2017:

  • January 10 - February 14  (Tuesdays)        1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
  • March 15 - April 19          (Wednesdays)    5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
  • June 1 - July 6                (Thursdays)       2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Pre-registration is required by contacting Kelly Cooley at (517) 437-2422 or (800) 479-3348, or email: kcooley@hillsdaleseniors.org

Care for your love one may be available during class time. Please ask for details when registering.

Funding provided by:

Region 2AAA logo

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Every Week until April 20, 2017

Creating Confident Caregivers Class

CCC

Creating Confident Caregivers is a FREE 6-week class that can help reduce your caregiving stress by:

  • Improving your confidence as a caregiver
  • Helping you create a positive caregiving environment
  • Learning how to manage / redirect challenging behaviors
  • Sharing ideas for daily activities for your loved one based on their strengths
  • Learning to take better care of yourself so you can provide good care for your loved one

FREE Creating Confident Caregivers classes will be offered at Perennial Park on the following dates in 2017:

  • January 10 - February 14  (Tuesdays)        1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
  • March 15 - April 19          (Wednesdays)    5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
  • June 1 - July 6                (Thursdays)       2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Pre-registration is required by contacting Kelly Cooley at (517) 437-2422 or (800) 479-3348, or email: kcooley@hillsdaleseniors.org

Care for your love one may be available during class time. Please ask for details when registering.

Funding provided by:

Region 2AAA logo

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Every Week until April 20, 2017

Assistive Technology Class

Come to Perennial Park on Tuesdays in May from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. to learn about devices and aids that can make you life a little easier.  Please call or stop by the front desk to register!

 

  • May 2: small changes BIG DIFFERENCES - A hands-on workshop that demonstrates low- tech, low-cost devices to help everyone live safely and independently.

 

  • May 9: Home Monitoring for Safety - an introduction to technology that helps people stay safe when alone in their homes.

 

  • May 16: Learn to Use Smartphones and Tablets - a basic introduction for beginners that covers terminology, and overview of equipment, and using the devices. Bring your own device or use one provided for hands-on practice.

 

  • May 23: Controlling Your Home - A look at some of the options to make controlling devices in your home easier.

 

Presented by:

Region 2AAA logo

Tuesday, May 02, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Every Week until May 24, 2017

Spanish Class

spanishHave you ever wanted to learn Spanish? Now is the perfect time to participate in this entry-level Spanish class taught by Betty Blount. The class is intended for those with little or no experience with the Spanish language.

 

Class begins Thursday May 4th from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. and will be held weekly for six weeks. Fee: $20.00 for the text book.  For more information or to register, call Perennial Park: (517) 437-2422 or (800) 479-3348.

Thursday, May 04, 2017 3:00 pm
Every Week until June 16, 2017

Assistive Technology Class

Come to Perennial Park on Tuesdays in May from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. to learn about devices and aids that can make you life a little easier.  Please call or stop by the front desk to register!

 

  • May 2: small changes BIG DIFFERENCES - A hands-on workshop that demonstrates low- tech, low-cost devices to help everyone live safely and independently.

 

  • May 9: Home Monitoring for Safety - an introduction to technology that helps people stay safe when alone in their homes.

 

  • May 16: Learn to Use Smartphones and Tablets - a basic introduction for beginners that covers terminology, and overview of equipment, and using the devices. Bring your own device or use one provided for hands-on practice.

 

  • May 23: Controlling Your Home - A look at some of the options to make controlling devices in your home easier.

 

Presented by:

Region 2AAA logo

Tuesday, May 09, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Every Week until May 24, 2017

Spanish Class

spanishHave you ever wanted to learn Spanish? Now is the perfect time to participate in this entry-level Spanish class taught by Betty Blount. The class is intended for those with little or no experience with the Spanish language.

 

Class begins Thursday May 4th from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. and will be held weekly for six weeks. Fee: $20.00 for the text book.  For more information or to register, call Perennial Park: (517) 437-2422 or (800) 479-3348.

Thursday, May 11, 2017 3:00 pm
Every Week until June 16, 2017

Assistive Technology Class

Come to Perennial Park on Tuesdays in May from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. to learn about devices and aids that can make you life a little easier.  Please call or stop by the front desk to register!

 

  • May 2: small changes BIG DIFFERENCES - A hands-on workshop that demonstrates low- tech, low-cost devices to help everyone live safely and independently.

 

  • May 9: Home Monitoring for Safety - an introduction to technology that helps people stay safe when alone in their homes.

 

  • May 16: Learn to Use Smartphones and Tablets - a basic introduction for beginners that covers terminology, and overview of equipment, and using the devices. Bring your own device or use one provided for hands-on practice.

 

  • May 23: Controlling Your Home - A look at some of the options to make controlling devices in your home easier.

 

Presented by:

Region 2AAA logo

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Every Week until May 24, 2017

Spanish Class

spanishHave you ever wanted to learn Spanish? Now is the perfect time to participate in this entry-level Spanish class taught by Betty Blount. The class is intended for those with little or no experience with the Spanish language.

 

Class begins Thursday May 4th from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. and will be held weekly for six weeks. Fee: $20.00 for the text book.  For more information or to register, call Perennial Park: (517) 437-2422 or (800) 479-3348.

Thursday, May 18, 2017 3:00 pm
Every Week until June 16, 2017

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