b"DES MOINES/NORMANDY PARK SENIOR ACTIVITY CENTERMedicare 101Meet with a SHIBA representative to view a PowerPoint BLUEPRINT FOR LIVINGpresentation to discuss your Medicare options. Schedule your A series of workshops and presentations designed to enhanceindividual appointment. Q&A to follow.your independence. Presentation are free unless otherwiseWedOct 1610amnoted and held at the Des Moines Activity Center. Register inHospitalization Happens: advance by calling 206-878-1642.Know Your Options & ResourcesEVENTS Whether it's a planned hospital stay or an emergency. Co ee with a Cop the actual discharge process can be a whirlwind of tough decisions. You may need housing, rehabilitation or home Come have a chat with Tonya Seaberry, Des Moines owncare. Because of changes in Medicare funding rules, much Community Service Officer. Ask that question, fi nd out aboutof the care will not be at the hospital but provided after you events happening in the city, and get to know what yourare discharged at home or at a skilled community. Educating police force is doing these days. yourself on options will ease your stress level during your road TueSep 2410am11am to recovery. Learn how to be the best advocate for yourself or a loved one. Presented by: Sheila Goodfellow, CSA and Aviation History SeriesThe Flight Girls Transitional Care Manager, Comfort Keepers. Come hear the fascinating stories of female pilots of WorldTueOct 2210am11amWar IIGerman, English, American and more. Learn the important part women aviators played as WASPS, WAFS, the Night Witches, ATA and Air Racing. Speaker: Noelle SalazarTueOct 107am8pmCLASSES AND WORKSHOPSSupport GroupDes Moines Activity Center hosts a weekly caregiver support group. Caregivers share their joys, challenges and resources in a friendly informal group who can empathize and offer valuable insights, suggestions, and resources. Caregivers are welcome to bring their loved one and a volunteer will provide activities for them.No registration necessary. In cooperation with Des Moines United Methodist Church.ThuOngoing2pm3:30pm Handi-Person SkillsPainting!Medicare and Medicaid Does your house need a bit of sprucing up? Painting is a great way to brighten up any room. Join us in some handson Sorting Out the Options learning to get a wall ready to paintfi ll holes, tricks for taping, Did you know you can change your Medicare plan to betterand choosing the right kind of paint. Get all your questions meet your current needs? What plan is best for you now?answered and see demonstrations on how to save yourself When can I change my plan and how much will it cost? Cometime, money, and frustration. Robbie Waitt, Assistant Director to this class and get these and your other questions answered.of Environmental Services (aka Whatever-Needs-Fixing), of After class, you can schedule a one-to-one appointment with aWesley Gardens.volunteer social worker or SHIBA (Statewide Health InsuranceTueNov 510amBenefi ts Advisors) volunteer. Instructor Gerry Stone, Social Worker (retired). Senior SafetyWed Oct 21pm2:30pm What controls your ability to live safely?Join CSO Tonya Seaberry as we talk openly about how to ensure you are living your life safely.We will discuss safety plans, scams, frauds and other safety issues.We will also talk about how our perceptions could be doing us more harm than good.TueDec 310:30am11:30am22 | DES MOINES CITY CURRENTS | FALL 2019"