AGING WITH CONNECTION AND PURPOSE

GOALS

Improve the health of older citizens of our communities by enhancing connection and purpose through collaboration with community partners address multiple social determinates of health including nutrition, transportation, housing, home healthcare, and community engagement. 

OBJECTIVES
  1. Reduce hospital admissions caused by falls for people over age 65
  2. Reduce fall-related deaths among residents over the age of 65 (NHSHIP)
  3. Increase number of people who have signed advanced care directives
  4. Reduce the number of chronic diseases in people over age 65 

MEETING DATES
The Aging with Connecion and Purpose Workgroup meets quarterly on the 2nd Wednesday of March, June, September, and December from 9:00-11:00am in the Sununu Room at the Tri-County Community Action Program Resource Center in Tamworth.  

Next Meeting:  Wed. Sept 13th,  9:00 am - 11:00 am 

MEETING MINUTES

March 2017, June 2017, September 2017
March 2016,  June 2016September 2016December 2016

SAVE THE DATE

Advanced Care Planning and Jackson Neighbor Care Program Discussion
Jackson Community Church, 127 Main St, Jackson, NH
Wed. Oct. 10th; starting at 7:00 pm

TriState Learning Collaborative on Aging Summit: Driving Community Home: What does it Take to Build a Lifetime Community 
Holiday Inn By the Bay, 
88 Spring Street, Portland, Maine 04101
Wed. Nov. 28th; TBD               

RE-OCURRING PROGRAMS

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group 
The Childrens Center - 180 South Main St. Wolfeboro 
3rd Tue month, 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm 

Free Advance Care Planning and Medical Directives Assistance

Saco River Medical Group
7 Greenwood Ave, Conway, NH
Every Monday 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm 
By appointment only. Call 447-3500

Bone Builders
Eaton Town Hall
Every Tue & Thu 9:00 am to 10:00 am

Conway Village Congregation Church
Every Tue & Thur 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Care for the Caregiver
Gibson Center, 14 Grove Street, North Conway
Free and Open to the Public
Wednesdays 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm 

Loss & Recovery Group
Visting Nursing Home Care & Hospice

14 Grove Street, North Conway
Wednesdays 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Six Week Series

Walk-in Wednesdays
Visting Nurse and Home Care & Hospice

1529 White Mountain Hwy, North Conway
Free and Open to the Public
Wednesday's 9:00 - 4:00