Planning for Aging: Issues for Ramsey County (and the rest of the country)

APA Minnesota Chapter

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Friday, September 29, 2017
9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. CDT

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Overview

Saint Paul - Ramsey County Public Health is beginning to focus on aging in our community. Initial steps in improving the aging friendliness of our county have included doing an initial inventory of services by conducting interviews with service providers and stakeholders. The county has also developed a draft framework for how to move forward. Learning objectives include:

Knowledge of demographics about aging in Ramsey County.

Awareness of unique challenges raised by and assets of current and future elder population.

Awareness of the impact of racial disparities on aging.

Speakers

Julia Weinstein Wolfe

Julia Weinstein Wolfe brings experience in a variety of fields to her current position as a public health planner focusing on aging. Past positions include providing services to homeless youth, people living with HIV, and battered women. Her experience also includes working as a substance abuse and mental health counselor ... Read More

Contact Info

Jane Kansier, janeka@bolton-menk.com