Conference Program

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DAY 1 – MONDAY, MAY 2, 2016, 7:30AM – 7:00PM

7:30am – 8:30am Morning Networking Reception

Please take time to network, visit exhibitors and listen to Poster Presentations

8:30am – 10:00am Morning Plenary Session – Setting the Tone, Panel on Conference Themes

Speakers to be announced soon!

10:00am – 10:15am Morning Coffee & Networking Break

Please take time to network, visit exhibitors and listen to Poster Presentations

10:15am – 11:45am Morning Breakout Sessions
Session 1

90 Minutes
AM 1 – Tools & Strategies to Prevent Financial Exploitation

Session 2

90 Minutes
Ageism & Person Centered Care

Session 3

90 Minutes
Community Planning and Collaboration for Healthy Aging

Session 4

45 Minutes
An Engaged Faith Community in Aging

45 Minutes
Home Matters: Building Community Capacity to Support Aging in Place in Southwest Virginia

Session 5

45 Minutes
Taking Charge of Our Health & Well Being: Chronic Disease Self Management Education

45 Minutes
Developing a Program to Address Complex Needs in Older Adults

Session 6

90 Minutes
Virginia’s Innovations in Caregiver Support and Dementia Care and the Virginia State Dementia Plan

12:00pm – 1:30pm Lunch Banquet

Speaker To Be Announced Soon!

1:30pm – 1:45pm Networking Break

Please take time to network, visit exhibitors and listen to Poster Presentations

1:45pm – 3:15pm Afternoon Breakout Sessions
Session 1

90 Minutes
PM 1- Legal Planning: Tools for Empowering Older Adults, Aging Caregivers& People with Disabilities

Session 2

30 Minutes
Richmond Health & Wellness Program: The Bridge Supporting Aging in Place

30 Minutes
Meaningful Activity in Later Life

30 Minutes
Hiding in Plain Sight: Recognizing and Responding to Abuse Later in Life

Session 3

90 Minutes
Livable Communities: Successful Aging on Your Terms Through Home Modifications and Assistive Technology.

Session 4

45 Minutes
Commonwealth Coordinated Care Program and Long Term Services and Supports Across the Lifespan

45 Minutes
Commonwealth Council on Aging, best Practices Awards, 2006-2015

Session 5

45 Minutes
Improving Health Outcomes – the Innovative Approach by the Network of Area Agencies on Aging

45 Minutes
Senior Hunger and Nutrition

Session 6

30 Minutes
Bring it On: Fight Fraud & Abuse with Volunteer Community Ambassador Program

30 Minutes
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: Strategies for Effective Service Delivery

30 Minutes
Advancing Caregiver Health

3:15pm – 3:30pm Coffee & Networking Break

Please take time to network, visit exhibitors and listen to Poster Presentations

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Afternoon Plenary Session – Multi-Cultural Caregiving (Panel)

Speakers to be announced soon!

5:30pm – 7:00pm Evening Reception
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DAY 2 – TUESDAY, MAY 3, 2016, 8:30AM-12:30PM

This half-day moderated session is an optional, interactive program that will result in a number of state policy discussions. More information to be provided in coming weeks.

Conference Program

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Travel & Accommodations

Held at the Hilton Short Pump in Richmond, VA, the conference boasts reduced rate rooms.

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