ALOA has much to offer Lutheran congregations in the area of Older Adult Ministry. In addition to the resources on our website, ALOA offers regular Webinars on key topics for Older Adult Ministry that are practical and free of charge. Find complete information and register at aloaserves.org/events/webinars.
Aging Parents and Adult Children with Disabilities
Thursday, October 31, 2019 Noon Eastern Time
An interview with Mona Fuerstenau of Bethesda Lutheran Communities, Watertown, WI, exploring the challenges and possibilities aging parents face as they make plans for their adult children with disabilities.
November 21 Noon Eastern Time
Nursing Homes: Quality Care & Quality of Life
An interview with Alice Hedt, retired Long-Term Care Ombudsman for the State of Maryland. Moving to a nursing home is difficult. This session focuses on how to find the best nursing home possible for your loved one or yourself. Learn what to do to promote quality once your loved one is in a facility. Get resources and ideas so care can be person centered. Includes time for questions and resources that can help those who need long term care.
ALOA webinars are free of charge and are about 60 minutes. Register in advance at aloaserves.org/events/webinars/ Once you register, you’ll receive a confirmation email with information on how to access the webinar.
While you are on ALOA’s website, sign up for ALOA email to hear more about topics like these and find out about helpful resources for older adult ministry in congregations. Sign up at aloaserves.org