By: Staff Reports | Gwinnett Citizen
By: Staff Reports | Gwinnett Citizen

Free workshop on senior issues at Mountain Park UMC Family Life Center

The Lilburn Woman’s Club and Mountain Park United Methodist Church are hosting a free workshop on Senior Issues at Mountain Park UMC Family Life Center on August 16 from 9 am till 1 pm.

The workshop will draw attention to urgent issues that seniors and families must communicate about and make preparations for. Our expert panel of speakers will be address mental health concerns, social needs, legal concerns, senior housing options, safety issues and state legislation affecting older adults.

Speakers include: ·Pat Baker, Director Gwinnett County Health & Human Services ·Anresa Davis, Senior Residency Counselor, Park Springs ·Ann Wilder, Director of Behavioral Health, Eastside Medical South Campus ·Kevin Martinez, Gwinnett Police ·Wally Kellerman, Elder Care Attorney ·State Senator Renee Unterman , Chairman of the Health & Human Services Committee

Most of us likely know families coping with Alzheimer or other debilitating circumstances that have removed a senior’s capability to make and express choices. We hope to provide information that will draw attention to the issues and provide expert, free timely information.

Please Register Online at http://www.mountainparkumc.org or by calling 770-921-8512 Respectfully, Linda Newton Lilburn Woman’s Club First Vice President, Membership Chair 770-381-7283 H 770-354-3499 C

Anresa Davis – Mountain Park United Methodist Church – Team Lead/Speaker – 770-380-2849 cell – anresa@aol.com Pat Swan – Lilburn Woman’s Club, Domestic Violence Program Chair – 770-366-0697 cell – sbp6388@aol.com Jackie Thornberry – Lilburn Woman’s Club, Treasurer – 404-731-1441 cell - jthornbe@gmail.com