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OkDCN ECHO — Age-Friendly Community Resources Series 2

  • Categories: Echo, Health Professionals, Oklahoma Dementia Care Network, Senior Health Care

About This Event

  • Event Type:Community Event

What is Project ECHO?

A collaborative model of virtual education for professionals who work to support older adults who reside at home or in another community based setting.

The format of a one-hour ECHO is a virtual, short expert presentation followed by a real-world case discussion.

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Signing up for any class will sign you up for the entire series.

ECHO Series 2

Session 1: Dementia Friendly @ Work
Devon Murray, Education Director, Oklahoma Healthy Aging Initiative (OHAI)

  • Tuesday, January 10, 2023, 10:00AM CST

Session 2: What are Federal Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) and What do They Do?
Scott Rosenthal, CEO, Northeastern Oklahoma Community Health Centers
Carol Martin, Executive Director of Community Services, Variety Care
Brooke Lattimore, COO, Health and Wellness Center OK

  • Tuesday, January 17, 2023, 10:00AM CST

Session 3: Education and Strategies for Suicide Prevention
Felicia Cummings Lane, LCSW Community Engagement and Partnership Coordinator, Human Capital Services, Veterans Affairs

  • Tuesday, January 24, 2023, 10:00AM CST

Session 4: What's Next? Care Transition for Older Adults
Ashley Jones, Director of Care Transition Program, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center

  • Tuesday, January 31, 2023, 10:00AM CST

Session 5: Take a Break: Assisting Family Caregivers in Finding Respite Resources
Tammy Warren, LCSW, VA Caregiver Support, Jack C. Montgomery VA Medical Center
Janea Hogan, Project Director, AmeriCorps Seniors
Alysa Kinnell, Social Services Specialist, EODD Area Agency on Aging

  • Tuesday, February 7, 2023, 10:00AM CST

Session 6: Keeping Warm in the Winter: Community Resources for Dementia, Low-Income Home Energy (LIEAP) and Assistance Program / Weatherization

Jessie Thompson, Executive Director, Community Action Agency

  • Tuesday, February 14, 2023, 10:00AM CST

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All sessions are recorded and available, here.

  • Price: Free
  • Registration Instructions: Online