RAAC Meeting

The next Regional Aging Advisory Committee (RAAC) Meeting will be held Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at 2:00 pm at the Kerr-Tar Council of Governments Office, located at 1724 Graham Avenue in Henderson.  This meeting is open to the public, and will also be held via Zoom.  Please contact Mary Lynn Baldwin, Aging Specialist, for agenda and meeting materials at mbaldwin@kerrtarcog.org or 252-436-2040 ext. 2036.

Please also mark the November 10th meeting on your calendar, also at 2:00 pm.

Powerful Tools for Caregivers Classes

Are you an overwhelmed caregiver?  Powerful Tools for Caregivers is a FREE class for unpaid caregivers of those living with any chronic condition or disability.  Learn how to manage emotions, reduce personal stress, and confidently cope with caregiving issues and demands.  This virtual class will meet 90 minutes per week for 6 weeks and is open to any unpaid caregiver.  All tools and materials are free for participants.  Session 1 begins April 20 (Tuesdays, 1:00-2:30 pm) and Session 2 begins May 6 (Thursdays, 10:00-11:30 am).  There will be a special gift for the first 20 people to register!  Register by calling Susan Tucker at 252-436-2040.  Please share this with any caregivers you know!

If you’d like to print flyers for your organization or business, click HERE.  There are two versions of the flyer with the same information.  You can also use the photo in this post to share on social media.

Live Webinars on COVID-19 Vaccine

The NC Division of Aging and Adult Services is hosting a series of live webinars to share the presentation: COVID-19 Vaccines: Your Best Shot Against COVID-19. In order to accommodate a variety of schedules, this presentation will be offered multiple times during four separate live webinars. The goals of the presentation are to provide you with important information about the current COVID-19 vaccines, equip you with the resources you need to better understand the vaccine roll-out process, and discuss where to go for more information.