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Events

Caregivers Connecting

April 17 at 10 AM
Staying connected and involved is more important than ever. Our monthly support group gives you a chance to talk with others in similar situations, share experiences, advice, and words of encouragement. Virtual via Zoom

Registration Required Call Lily at 708.361.0219 or e-mail lruckman@pathlights.org

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Trivia Night – Sold Out

April 18 from 6 to 9 PM
Join us for a fun night to raise funds for our Home-Delivered Meals program.
$35 per person, includes pizza and one drink.
Doors open at 6 PM with Trivia starting at 6:30 PM.
Generously sponsored by Peace Village.

Registration Required
This event will be held at Fox’s Restaurant & Pub (9240 S. Cicero, Oak Lawn).

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Financial Exploitation: Protect Yourself & Your Family

April 29 at 11 AM
This presentation, by experts from Old National Bank, is designed to help you learn to protect yourself from financial abuse – not only scams but also “friendly fraud’ and identity theft. We will help you identify signs of financial exploitation and how to stay vigilant for yourself and those you love. Bilingual presentation in English and Spanish. This event takes place at the William Leonard Public Library, 13820 Central Park Ave., Robbins.

Esta presentación está desiñada para ayudarle a aprender a cómo protegerse a usted mismo de maltrato financiero – no solo de estafas sino también de “fraude amistoso” e robo de identidad.
Le vamos a ayudar a identificar señas de explotación financiera y como mantenerse vigilante usted mismo y para los que ama. La presentación será en inglés y español.

Registration Required Call William Leonard Public Library at 708.597.2760 to register.

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Memory Café

May 1 at 10:30 AM
This event takes place at the Orland Park Public Library and is for people living with dementia and other forms of cognitive impairment and their care partners.

Registration Required
Visit Orland Park Library to register. This presentation will be held at the Orland Park Public Library, 14921 S. Ravinia Ave., Orland Park.

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Caregiver Stress-Busting Dementia Program

Starts May 7 from 4:30 to 6:30 PM
Sign up now for our “Stress Busters” course for family caregivers. This free program will be offered for nine consecutive Fridays via Zoom starting Friday, May 7. If you care for someone with Alzheimer’s Disease or Dementia this program is a must to help you discover stress management techniques and relaxation and coping strategies. This program meets on Zoom in smalls groups up to 8 people.

Registration Required Call Lily at 708.361.0219 or e-mail lruckman@pathlights.org

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Fall Prevention & Safety at Home

May 9 at 1 PM
Falls can cause traumatic brain injury, fractures, and unintentional death in older adults. This interactive presentation by a licensed physical therapist & fall prevention specialist addresses common causes of falls in the home, simple changes to reduce risks, and exercises for strength and stability. This event is generously sponsored by Mom’s Meals.

Registration Required
Visit Lemont Park Library to register. This presentation will be held at the Lemont Public Library, 50 E. Wend St., Lemont.

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Caregivers Connecting

May 16 at 10 AM
Staying connected and involved is more important than ever. Our monthly support group gives you a chance to talk with others in similar situations, share experiences, advice, and words of encouragement. Virtual via Zoom

Registration Required Call Lily at 708.361.0219 or e-mail lruckman@pathlights.org

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Understanding Caregiver Stress and Self-Care Strategies

May 16 at 11 AM
While caring for a friend or family member may be a labor of love, it can also be extremely stressful. Kandis Draw, Senior Community Education Associate – Research & Advocacy for the Hospice and Palliative Care (HAP) Foundation, will discuss the physical, emotional, and financial stressors that caregivers may face. Come explore tips and strategies for self-care, which is important for caregivers. This event takes place at the William Leonard Public Library, 13820 Central Park Ave., Robbins.

Registration Required Call William Leonard Public Library at 708.597.2760 to register.

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Estate Planning 101: Your Legacy Matters

May 21 open at 9 AM, speaker starts at 9:30 AM
This presentation demystifies the complexities of wills, trusts, power of attorney, and other planning documents. Learn how to safeguard your legacy, protect assets, and ensure your wishes are honored. Our expert speaker, Attorney Ronette Leal McCarthy, will guide you through essential components of an estate plan, empowering you to make informed decisions for the well-being of your loved ones. This event is generously sponsored by Republic Bank.

No Registration Required
This presentation will be held at the Lemont Township Community Center, 16300 Alba, Lemont.

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Tools for Aging in Place

May 23 at 1:30 PM
Most of us dream of aging peacefully in our homes. Come learn about the minor and major modifications that can help keep you in your home. This event is generously sponsored by Old National Bank.

Registration Required
Visit Lemont Park Library to register. This presentation will be held at the Lemont Public Library, 50 E. Wend St., Lemont.

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