Boomers and Beyond community resource fair returns!

September 15, 2017 11:18 AM
Boomers and Beyond community resource fair returns!

Don't miss your chance to ask questions of healthcare professionals and other experts in the field of aging, as they converge under one roof!

On November 3, the Oakton Community Center will host "Boomers & Beyond" a free community resource fair offering programs and services designed to help people age with grace and independence while living an active lifestyle. Attendees will receive helpful information and expert advice about local resources, community-based programs, state and federal benefits, volunteer opportunities, fitness and nutrition, legal assistance, financial products, social and cultural activities, lifelong education, senior housing, assistive devices and more.

In addition to an exhibit area featuring more than 40 vendors, there will be refreshments, numerous giveaways and free interactive education topics such as Brain Health, Mindfulness, Healthy Sleep, Sit and Be Fit and Dehydration and Nutrition.

Boomers & Beyond
Oakton Community Center, 4701 Oakton St.
Friday November 3, 2017, 9 a.m. to noon

One week following the return of Boomers and Beyond look for an informational panel presentation offering an overview of Veterans benefits and services for seniors:

Navigating the Maze: Understanding Veterans Benefits and How to Get Them
Skokie Public Library, 5215 Oakton St.
Thursday, November 9 from 7-8:30 p.m.

All are welcome to both events, whether a resident of Skokie or a neighboring community, a senior, a boomer or a family member caring for a loved one.

For more information about the Boomers and Beyond community resource fair, please contact (847) 674-1500, ext. 2700.

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