Aging in Appalachia: A Summit for Southeast Ohio
Our very first Aging Summit is being held on Tuesday, July 16th from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Buckeye Hills Regional Council in Marietta, OH. This event will bring together community leaders, elected officials, practitioners and more to explore the topic of aging in Appalachia.
Lunch will be provided to all attendees, courtesy of Special Occasions Catering in Marietta, OH.
Registration is $35 for the general public. Members of the General Policy Council and/or Regional Advisory Council will receive a discounted rate, out of gratitude for their service to our organization. A discount code may be accessed by emailing email@example.com.
2019 AGING SUMMIT TOPICS
State of Aging in Appalachia | Keynote Speaker: Dr. Gail Rymer
Access to Food & Nutrition for Seniors in Appalachia | Ashley S Davis, MA, RDN, LD, Chief, Elder Connections Division, Ohio Department of Aging
Addressing the Transportation Problem | Jacqi Bradley, CEO of AAA3
Dental Care & Access for Seniors in Appalachia | Sherry Shamblin, Chief Strategy Officer of Hopewell Health Centers
Mutigenerational Relationships & Community Centers | Beth Shaver, Executive Director of Meigs Council on Aging