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Introduction to LGBT Aging

January 8, 2015

1:30 PM ET - 2:30 PM ET

Learn about the culture, needs, and concerns of LGBT older adults, consider why LGBT older adults are less likely to access senior centers and other activities, and identify best practices and tools for helping LGBT older adults to feel more included in your organization. Read More

3 Online Tools to Help Older Adults Save Money

December 10, 2014

02:00 PM ET - 03:00 PM ET

This webinar shares three new online tools that can help older adults better manage their budget, save money on Medicare costs, and find benefits programs that can help offset household costs. Read More

Older Adult Behavioral Health: Current Trends and Programs that Make a Difference

November 20, 2014

1:30 PM ET - 3:00 PM ET

Discover current trends in older adult behavioral health, specifically anxiety, depression, and suicide prevention. Read More

NISC Programs of Excellence

November 13, 2014

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM ET

Travel back in time and hear a presentation originally given at the FCOA /Senior Centers 2014 Conference this past August. Learn about three programs from the 2013 NISC Programs of Excellence award winners. Read More

Using SNAP Benefits and Recertification

November 13, 2014

02:00 PM ET

The last in our 4-part series of webinars on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) for seniors, in which we'll cover how to use SNAP benefits and things your clients need to be aware of related to recertification. Read More

Medicare in 2015: What You Need to Know

November 5, 2014

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

The Open Enrollment Period for Medicare prescription drug coverage and Medicare Advantage plans runs Oct. 15 – Dec. 7. What changes are in store for Medicare in the coming year? Join us to talk through what’s important for benefits counselors to share with clients during this critical time of the year. Read More

Suicide Prevention and Older Adults

September 29, 2014

1:00 PM ET - 2:30 PM ET

Prevention is key to reducing suicide risk among older adults. Discover the risk factors for suicide, screening tools, and effective prevention interventions. Read More

Medicare Enrollment: What You Need to Know

September 18, 2014

1:30 PM ET - 2:30 PM ET

Medicare’s Annual Open Enrollment Period is soon here again (Oct. 15 – Dec. 7), and with it comes an excellent opportunity for everyone with Medicare to assess their situation and whether their current coverage is best meeting their needs. Read More

Flu Season 2014: Spread the Word to Help Seniors Stay Healthy

August 28, 2014

1:00 PM ET

Discover why the flu is an important health issue for older adults plus fast and easy ways to share flu prevention tips in your communications with older adults. Read More

SNAP for Seniors: Troubleshooting Applications and Handling Appeals

August 27, 2014

03:00 PM ET

This webinar explores common challenges experienced in the SNAP application process, and explains how to appeal a benefits decision. Read More

Implementing Effective Falls Prevention Programs in Your Community: Reaching New Audiences

August 21, 2014

1:30 PM ET - 3:00 PM ET

Falls Prevention Awareness Day 2014 is Sept. 23, and this year’s theme is Strong Today, Falls Free® Tomorrow. Join us to discover how to use this national event to launch a more comprehensive approach to falls prevention programming in your community—and reach new audiences of older adults. Read More

Aging Unleashed! 2014 Senior Center Conference

August 4, 2014 - August 6, 2014

7:30 AM

Bonaventure Hotel, Weston, FL

Join the National Institute of Senior Centers (NISC), the Florida Council on Aging, and Florida Association of Senior Centers for this year's Aging Unleashed! 2014 Senior Center Conference. Meet colleagues, learn new ideas, recognize award winners at the NISC Leo Laks reception, and more! Read More

Selling Your Work Through Statistics and Stories

July 30, 2014

03:00 PM ET - 04:00 PM ET

Join the Center for Benefits Access as we review several new tools to help benefits counselors find data about their communities, and we discuss effective storytelling for funders, policymakers, and media. Read More

Like, Post, Tweet, & Pin Us: Social Media for Aging Services Organizations

July 24, 2014

1:30 PM ET - 2:30 PM ET

Discover the importance of editorial planning, diverse content sources, and discipline in managing your organization’s social media efforts. Read More

New Pathways to Effective Communications: Social Media, Email Marketing, and Search Engine Optimization

June 26, 2014

01:30 PM ET - 02:30 PM ET

Discover new pathways to effective communication for professionals on the frontlines of serving older adults and their families and caregivers. Read More

Discover NCOA Crossroads - New and Improved!

June 24, 2014

01:00 PM ET - 01:30 PM ET

Get all the details on the new and improved NCOA Crossroads, our free online community for aging services professionals. Read More

Implementation of the Home and Community Based Services Settings Rule

June 20, 2014

02:00 PM Et - 03:30 PM ET

Understand a new federal rule that requires every state to develop and submit an implementation plan with characteristics for settings in Medicaid Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) programs. Read More

SNAP for Seniors: Establishing Eligibility and Maximizing Benefits

May 27, 2014

02:00 PM ET

In this second of a four-part series of webinars, the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP) and NCOA will review the federal eligibility thresholds for SNAP and outline the different deductions that seniors can take to maximize their SNAP benefit amount. Read More

Addressing Isolation Among Older Adults

May 22, 2014

1:30 PM ET - 2:30 PM ET

Gain a better knowledge of social isolation along with some helpful resources to expand your community outreach. What is the difference between social isolation and loneliness? How does isolation effect certain populations? How can your senior center reach more isolated individuals? Read More

Community First Choice Option: State Consideration and Implementation

May 16, 2014

02:00 PM ET - 03:30 PM ET

The Community First Choice Option provides states with a new opportunity and financial incentive to expand access to home and community-based services to individuals with disabilities and seniors. Hear from three states that are actively considering or implementing it. Read More


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