Calendar

PLANNING AHEAD FOR LGBT SENIORS
SCHEDULE
2017-2018
Free PALS Seminars

 SEMINAR
Saturday, October 14, 2017…
The Difference Between Memory Loss and Just Forgetting
Location: Mizell Senior Center, 480 S Sunrise Way, Palm Springs
Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Speakers
Kimberly Spiegel, Diversity Outreach Coordinator, Alzheimer’s Association
                     Christian Maciel, Program Manager, Alzheimer’s Association
                     Chris Flores, MD

DEATH CAFE
Death Cafe: Saturday, October 28, 2017
Location: TBD
Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

SEMINAR
Saturday, November 11, 2017…
Elder Abuse: Building Awareness for Safety and Comfort
Location: The LGBT Center of the Desert, 1301 N Palm Canyon Boulevard 3 rd Floor, Palm Springs
Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Speakers
Rick Holdway, Ameriprise Financial Services
Marcos Coronel, Jr, Planning and Community Services, Riverside County Office on Aging
Ryan Raso, Detective, Financial Crimes, Palm Springs Police Department

DEATH CAFE
Death Cafe: Saturday, November 25, 2017
Location: TBD
Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

SEMINAR
 Saturday, January 13, 2018…
Surviving Death: Considering Death and Dying for LGBT People
Location: The LGBT Center of the Desert, 1301 N Palm Canyon Boulevard 3 rd Floor, Palm Springs
Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Speakers
Brian DeVries, PhD, Professor of Gerontology, San Francisco State University
Rob Weiser, LCSW

 DEATH CAFE

Death Cafe: Saturday, January 27, 2018
Location: TBD
Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

SEMINAR
Saturday, February 10, 2018…
When Home Alone is No Longer an Option:
Everything You Need to Know About Long-Term Care and Costs That You Were Afraid to Ask
Location: The LGBT Center of the Desert, 1301 N Palm Canyon Boulevard 3 rd Floor, Palm Springs
Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Speakers
Leann Dale, President, Senior Living Options of The Desert
 Howard Cohen, DO, Medical Director, Family Hospice Division, Desert Oasis Healthcare

 DEATH CAFE

Death Cafe: Saturday, February 24, 2018
Location: TBD
Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

SEMINAR
Saturday, March 10, 2018…
Legal Conversations: Documents and Beyond
Location: The LGBT Center of the Desert, 1301 N Palm Canyon Boulevard 3 rd Floor, Palm Springs
Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Speaker
Christopher Heritage, Esq., Attorney at Law

 DEATH CAFE

Death Cafe: Saturday, March 24, 2018
Location: TBD
Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

SEMINAR
Saturday, April 14, 2018…
Help! How Will I Manage and Pay for Long- and Short-term Care?
Location: The LGBT Center of the Desert, 1301 N Palm Canyon Boulevard 3 rd Floor, Palm Springs
Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Speaker
Chris O’Hanlon, MSW, Senior Advocates of the Desert

DEATH CAFE

  Death Cafe: Saturday, April 28. 2018
Location: TBD
Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

For more information contact:
palsnthedesert@gmail.com or 323-533- 3550