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Upcoming Public Meetings

NOTICE OF OPEN MEETINGS

The Region 2 Area Agency on Aging will hold the following meetings:

The Board of Directors of the Region 2 Area Agency on Aging will hold a special meeting on October 8, 2021 at 9:30 a.m.

The meeting is open to the public and will take place in person at 102 N. Main St., Brooklyn, Michigan, and virtually at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81149398066,

Meeting ID: 811 4939 8066, Passcode: 921370

 

Personnel Committee on October 18, 2021 at 2:00 p.m., meeting ID 844 1634 7637,

Passcode: 927972, https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84416347637

 

Advisory Council on October 19, 2021 at 10:00 a.m., meeting ID 843 6394 7541,

Passcode: 740683, https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84363947541

 

Finance Committee on October 19, 2021 at 1:00 p.m., meeting ID: 824  2735 8680

passcode: 370236, https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82427358680

 

Building Committee on October 19, 2021 at 2:30 p.m., meeting ID: 833 9002 1888,

passcode: 082436, https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83390021888

 

Compliance Committee on October 21, 2021 at 1:00 p.m., meeting ID 891 5502 1887,

Passcode: 555680, https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89155021887

 

Board of Directors on October 21, 2021 at 2:00 p.m., meeting ID: 861 3199 6135,

passcode: 203405, https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86131996135

 

All meetings are open to the public, and will take place in person at 102 N. Main Street, Brooklyn, Michigan, as well as virtually. Call (312) 626-6799, and enter the respective meeting ID, and passcode, to join a meeting virtually with audio only. Please contact the Region 2 Area Agency on Aging at (517) 592-1974 or www.r2aaa.net for additional information.

 

 

Cancer PATH Virtual Class

CANCER PATH is a 6-week workshop that teaches self-management skills and ways to reduce side-effects from all types of cancer and its treatments.
This program helps people cope with the concerns and thoughts that accompany having a cancer diagnosis, regardless of whether you are newly diagnosed, in active treatment, or living beyond active treatment.
No matter what stage you are in, this workshop is for YOU.

What’s in it for YOU?

You will learn to better manage your condition using these tools:
● Dealing with Difficult Emotions
● Living With Uncertainty
● Better Sleeping Tips
● Managing Pain and Fatigue
● Healthy Eating
● Stress Management
●Staying Active
● Action Plans!

 

ON-LINE CANCER PATH workshops meet through Zoom
2.5 hours per week for 6 weeks.

WHEN: FRIDAYS 10:00am-12:30pm
OCTOBER 16– NOVEMBER 20, 2020

WHERE: You will sign on through Zoom either on the phone app or on-line.

We’ll walk you through it if you’ve never used Zoom before!

COST=FREE!

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

OR Call Region 2 Area Agency on Aging to register at 517-592-1678
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Download the flyer here

Virtual Diabetes PATH Class

LEARN TO MANAGE YOUR DIABETES
Through an ON-LINE DIABETES PATH Workshop

DIABETES PATH (Personal Action Toward Health) is a 6-week workshop designed to help people with Diabetes improve their health & feel better.
It’s effectively designed for people with Diabetes Type I or II, Pre-Diabetes, and/or Caregivers for someone with diabetes.
DPATH teaches several tools for selfmanaging their health condition. People who attend learn how to face daily challenges of living with a chronic health condition while still having a healthy and meaningful lifestyle.
You choose your own goals!

What’s in it for YOU?

You will learn to better manage your condition using these tools:
● Healthy Eating
● Being Active
● Monitoring Blood Sugar
● Problem Solving
● Stress Management
● Dealing with Difficult Emotions
●Preventing Complications
● Action Plans!


ON-LINE Diabetes PATH workshops meet through Zoom
2 ½ hours per week for 6 weeks.


WHEN
: Two different classes are currently available:

September Class:

TUESDAYS* from 1:30-4:00pm
SEPTEMBER 22- October 27, 2020

 

October Class:

MONDAYS 9:30am-12:00pm
OCTOBER 5 – NOVEMBER 9, 2020


WHERE: You will sign in through Zoom either on your home computer, ipad, or smart phone.
We’ll walk you through it if you’ve never used Zoom before!

COST=FREE!

SEPTEMBER CLASS: CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ON-LINE

OCTOBER CLASS: CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ON-LINE

Or call Region 2 Area Agency on Aging to register at 517-592-1678

Download the September Class flyer here

Download the October Class flyer here

Virtual Chronic Pain PATH

ARE YOU DEALING WITH CHRONIC PAIN?
WANT TO START MANAGING IT BETTER?
While we might not have control over having a condition that gives us chronic pain, we can learn how to manage it and still live well.
Chronic Pain PATH is a 6-week ON-LINE workshop that teaches tools to better self-manage symptoms and side effects as we face the daily challenges of living with a chronic condition like arthritis, back pain, fibromyalgia, or other pain conditions.
You choose your own goals to gain a healthy, meaningful lifestyle and feel better.

Learn tools to deal with your pain:
 Managing frustration and fatigue
 Getting better sleep
 Connecting to others
 Using medications appropriately
 Communicating
 Healthy eating
 Pacing yourself
 Considering new treatments
Plus
Learn safe exercises for maintaining and improving strength, flexibility, and endurance

6-week CHRONIC PAIN PATH WORKSHOP
WHEN
: MONDAYS from 1:00 - 3:30pm
August 17- Sept. 28
(no meeting on Labor Day)
WHERE: ON-LINE THROUGH ZOOM
COST=FREE!

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ON-LINE

OR call Region 2 Area Agency on Aging to
register at 517-592-1678


Download the flyer here