(Lawrenceville, Ga., Sept 10, 2019) – Are you interested in learning more about aging in comfort and good health? Explore resources and effective aging options for yourself or a loved one at a community forum on aging Tuesday, Sept. 24 from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the George Pierce Park Community Recreation Center.
Gwinnett County Health and Human Services is hosting Engage in Aging, a free event with speakers and breakout sessions to provide insight and best practices for those who are planning to age in place, those who may need transitional support or those who are considering alternative housing.
“There are so many facets to aging, and we are excited to bring this discussion to our community,” said Health and Human Services Division Director Regina Miller. “Engage in Aging provides attendees a perfect opportunity to learn about latest technologies and best practices from regional experts. With these kinds of forums, we hope to better equip our very diverse senior population.”
The hourly breakout sessions will offer hands-on demonstrations and cover topics such as healthy eating, assistive technology and fall prevention, nutrition and cooking demonstrations, transportation considerations and active mobility and balance.
Light refreshments and lunch will be available. Registration is required using code GPP4199 at www.GwinnettHumanServices.com. George Pierce Park Community Recreation Center is located at 55 Buford Highway in Suwanee.