Oct
15
1:00 PM13:00

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

This workshop is a six-session educational program focused on your needs. The sessions will provide you with the skills and confidence you need to better care for yourself while caring for others. This workshop takes place Tuesdays from 1 to 3:30 pm starting October 15 and ending November 19, 2019. Reservations are required. Please use our registration link or call 585-498-4022.

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Oct
15
5:30 PM17:30

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

This workshop is a six-session educational program focused on your needs. The sessions will provide you with the skills and confidence you need to better care for yourself while caring for others. This workshop takes place Tuesdays from 5:30 to 8 pm starting October 15 and ending November 19, 2019. Reservations are required. Please use our registration link

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Oct
21
to Dec 16

Matter of Balance

An eight-session workshop designed to increase activity levels and decrease the fear of falling.

This workshop is held Mondays beginning October 21 from 1 pm to 3 pm. It ends December 16.

Reservations required. Please use our registration link to register on-line. $20 on-time fee for materials and snacks.

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Oct
21
to Nov 25

Living Healthy

This is a 6-week workshop for adults 18+ living with chronic illness.. Caregivers also welcome! The purpose of the workshop is to provide tools and strategies to better manage the challenges associated with chronic illness. 

This workshop is held Mondays from 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm beginning October 21 and ending November 25.

Reservations required. Please our registration link to register online. Or call Sarah Otis at 585-287-6439.

$20 one-time fee.

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Oct
23
2:00 PM14:00

Aging Mastery

How to make the most of the gift of longevity. Ten classes over ten weeks led by expert speakers who help participants gain the skills and tools they need to manage their health, remain economically secure, and contribute actively in society. This class begins October 23 at 2 pm and ends December 18 at 3:30 pm. Registration is required. Please use our registration link or call 585-341-3084. You do not need to be a YMCA member to attend.

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A Matter of Balance
Oct
29
1:00 PM13:00

A Matter of Balance

An eight-session workshop designed to increase activity levels and decrease the fear of falling.

This workshop is held Tuesdays beginning October 29 at 1 pm and ending November 21 at 3 pm.

Reservations required. Please use our registration link to register on-line. $20 on-time fee for materials and snacks. You do NOT need to be a Y member to participate.

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Nov
3
11:30 AM11:30

Peace of Mind Planning

Learn more about planning and organizing legal, medical and financial documents and making decisions about choosing a power of attorney and health care proxy. This class motivates us to consider end-of-life preferences and to communicate them in ways that bring peace of mind.

Class begins Sunday, Nov. 3 at 11:30 am and runs three Sundays ending Nov. 17 at 1 pm.

Registration is required. Please use our registration link or call 585-244-8400, ext. 201.

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Nov
6
10:30 AM10:30

Law Day

  • Lifespan's Wolf Cafe at Sibley Square (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

NOTE: You must call 585-244-8400, ext. 161 to register for this.

Volunteer Law Clinic: Wills & Advance Directives
The Young Lawyer Section of the Monroe Country Bar Association, in conjunction with Volunteer Legal Services Project and Law NY, present a free clinic for the preparation of simple wills, powers of attorney and health care proxies. Must meet income eligibility requirements. By appointment only. Call 585-244-8400 ext. 161 for eligibility requirement and appointment.

You must attend both sessions: Wednesday, November 6 AND Wednesday, November 20, 10:30 - Noon both days.

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Nov
9
9:00 AM09:00

Retirement Planning Saturday

A nothing-to-sell workshop.

1. Savvy Social Security
Learn about benefits, how and when to apply and how coordinate them with the rest of your retirement income plan.
2. Chart a Course to Help Your Money Last
Learn about strategies to help you make the most of your retirement income streams, invest for stability, income, and growth potential, protect your income and assets from the unexpected and prepare for a secure retirement.

Reservations ARE required. Please use our registration link or call 585-244-8400, ext. 201.

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Caregiver Simulation
Nov
13
8:30 AM08:30

Caregiver Simulation

An interactive experience allows you to spend a few hours in a caregiver’s shoes. Participants are assigned roles, tasks, challenges and opportunities to navigate. Presented by the NYS Caregiving & Respite Coalition. Reservations are required. Please use our reservation link.

(3) CEU’s for social workers are available for attendees of this event. You must request at time of registration. Lifespan of Greater Rochester SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0089.

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Nov
13
5:00 PM17:00

Home Care Options

Having help at home is often key to maintaining independence. We’ll discuss types of home care, how to access home care and how the services are paid. Reservations are required. Please use our registration link or call 585-244-8400, ext. 201.

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Nov
19
4:00 PM16:00

Pitfalls with Eldercare Planning

You have a will, power of attorney and health care proxy. Perhaps you have transferred your residence or other assets to protect against future long-term-care costs. Hidden dangers could still cause problems. Learn about the most common problems and pitfalls with eldercare planning and how to fix them.

Reservations are required. Please use our registration link or call 585-244-8400, ext. 201.

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Nov
21
10:00 AM10:00

Hearing Loss Adaptive Equipment Demonstration Center (Registration NOT required.)

Volunteers from the Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) are available to demonstrate assistive listening equipment and answer questions. Signaling-alerting devices, captioned telephones, personal assistive listening devices and hearing aid accessories are among the items on display to demo.
Just drop-by. Reservations NOT required.

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Nov
21
1:30 PM13:30

Leaving a Legacy

Explore multiple ways to capture your life story or the stories of older loved ones. If you don’t like to write, have trouble remembering or don’t know where to start and how much to tell, experts on the panel will be able to help.
Reservations are required. Please use our registration link or call 585-244-8400, ext. 201.

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Oct
4
2:00 PM14:00

Aging Mastery

How to make the most of the gift of longevity. Ten classes over ten weeks led by expert speakers who help participants gain the skills and tools they need to manage their health, remain economically secure, and contribute actively in society. This class begins October 4 at 2 pm and ends December 6 at 3:30 pm. Registration is required. Please use our registration link or call 585-341-3084.

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Oct
2
1:00 PM13:00

Matter of Balance

An eight-session workshop designed to increase activity levels and decrease the fear of falling.

This workshop is held Wednesday beginning October 1 at 1 pm and ending November 20 at 3 pm.

Reservations required. Please use our registration link to register on-line. $20 on-time fee for materials and snacks.

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Oct
1
1:30 PM13:30

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

This workshop is a six-session educational program focused on your needs. The sessions will provide you with the skills and confidence you need to better care for yourself while caring for others.

This workshop takes place Tuesdays from 1:30 to 3 pm starting October 1 and ending November 5. Reservations are required. Please call Noyes Health Caregiver Resource Center at 585-335-4358 or email caregiver@noyeshealth.org

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A Matter of Balance
Oct
1
1:30 PM13:30

A Matter of Balance

An eight-session workshop designed to increase activity levels and decrease the fear of falling.

This workshop is held Tuesdays beginning October 1 at 1:30 and ending November 19 at 3:30 pm..

Reservations required. Please use our registration link to register on-line. $20 on-time fee for materials and snacks.

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Powerful Tools for Caregivers
Sep
26
1:30 PM13:30

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

This workshop is a six-session educational program focused on your needs. The sessions will provide you with the skills and confidence you need to better care for yourself while caring for others.

This workshop takes place Thursdays from 1:30 to 3 pm starting September 26 and ending October 31 Reservations are required. Please use our registration link or call 585-498-4022.

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Sep
24
9:30 AM09:30

Powerful Tools for Caregivers (this session is cancelled)

This workshop is a six-session educational program focused on your needs. The sessions will provide you with the skills and confidence you need to better care for yourself while caring for others.

This workshop takes place Tuesdays from 9:30 to noon starting September 24 and ending October 29. Reservations are required. Call Cinde at the Ontario County Office for the Aging at 585-396-4042.

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Sep
19
12:30 PM12:30

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

This workshop is a six-session educational program focused on your needs. The sessions will provide you with the skills and confidence you need to better care for yourself while caring for others. This workshop takes place Thursdays from 12:30 to 3 pm starting September 19 and ending October 24, 2019. Reservations are required. Please use our registration link or call 585-287-6398. You do NOT need to be a YMCA member to attend.

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Sep
17
10:00 AM10:00

Fall Prevention Day

Information and activities designed to help older adults prevent falls. Just drop by!
• Balance assessments.

• Assistive device assessments.

• Blood pressure screenings.

• Home safety assessments and modification information.

• Brown bag med review.

• Healthy sleep practices.
• Nutrition & hydration.

• Chair yoga demonstrations.

• Personal emergency response system information.

• Tai Chi demonstrations.

• Chair massages.

• Flu shots.

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Sep
13
10:00 AM10:00

A Matter of Balance

An eight-session workshop designed to increase activity levels and decrease the fear of falling.

This workshop is held Fridays beginning September 12 at 10 am and ending November 1 at noon.

Reservations required. Please use our registration link to register on-line. $20 on-time fee for materials and snacks.


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Sep
9
12:00 PM12:00

Living Healthy with Diabetes

This is a 6-week workshop for adults living with diabetes.. Caregivers also welcome! The purpose of the workshop is to provide tools and strategies to better manage the challenges associated with chronic illness. 

This workshop is held Mondays beginning September 9 at noon and ending October 14 at 2:30.

Reservations required. Please our registration link to register online. Or call Sarah Otis at 585-287-6439.

$20 one-time fee for materials and snacks.

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Jul
24
7:00 PM19:00

Comedy Show Fundraiser

This is a benefit show for the “Fan Club,” an organization that provides free fans for low-income older adults and persons with disabilities. All proceeds from ticket sales will be used to purchase fans.

Tickets: $20.00 can be purchased at the door or online at www.carlsoncomedy.com.

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Jul
24
5:00 PM17:00

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Location: Honeoye Falls. This workshop is a six-session educational program focused on your needs. The sessions will provide you with the skills and confidence you need to better care for yourself while caring for others. This workshop takes place Wednesdays from 5 to 7:30 pm starting July 24 and ending August 28, 2019. Reservations are required. Please use our registration link or call 585-498-4022.

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Jun
25
2:00 PM14:00

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

This workshop is a six-session educational program focused on your needs. The sessions will provide you with the skills and confidence you need to better care for yourself while caring for others. This workshop takes place Tuesdays from 2 to 4:30 pm starting June 25 and ending July 30, 2019. Reservations are required. Please use our registration link or call 585-498-4022.

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Jun
19
9:30 AM09:30

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

This workshop is a six-session educational program focused on your needs. The sessions will provide you with the skills and confidence you need to better care for yourself while caring for others. This workshop takes place Wednesdays from 9:30 to 11 am starting June 19 and ending July 24, 2019. Reservations are required. To register for this workshop, call Pro Action/Yates County Office for the Aging at 315-536-5515.

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Jun
18
1:30 PM13:30

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

This workshop is a six-session educational program focused on your needs. The sessions will provide you with the skills and confidence you need to better care for yourself while caring for others. This workshop takes place Tuesdays from 1:30 to 3 pm starting June 18 and ending July 23, 2019. Reservations are required. To register for this workshop, please call the Steuben County Office for the Aging, 607-281-3636.

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Jun
17
1:00 PM13:00

A Matter of Balance

An eight-week workshop designed to increase activity levels and decrease the fear of falling.

This workshop is held Mondays from 1 to 3 pm beginning June 17 and ending August 5.

Reservations required. Please use our registration link to register on-line. One-time $20 fee.

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Jun
5
5:30 PM17:30

Rocco Vivenzio Memorial Symposium

Caring for Patients with Advanced Alzheimer’s Disease: Are We Getting It Right?

The final stage of Alzheimer’s disease can be a challenge for caregivers, as well as members of the healthcare team. Questions often arise regarding the best way to meet the needs of both the patient and family. This presentation will discuss some of the issues that frequently come up when caring for a person with advanced dementia.

Free. Reservations ARE required. Please use our registration link or call Marie at 585-287-6424 by May 29. Respite will be available at The Strong for anyone who needs to bring a care receiver. If you need this option, please use the phone number to register and let us know about the need.

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May
30
1:00 PM13:00

Apps That Really Deliver - Uber, LYFT, GrubHub, Instacart

Using online and smartphone apps for local services like rides, ordering dinner and delivering groceries is easy and convenient. Join technology instructor Daniel Jones for this fun and informative seminar where you will learn about Lyft and Uber, GrubHub and Instacart. No cost. Registration is required. Please use our registration link or call 585-244-8400, ext. 201.

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