UNCG Gerontology Program

School of Health and Human Sciences

Community Conversations on Aging >>> Reinventing Our Future
May 21, 2015, 8:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Elliott University Center, UNCG

Approaching the 50th anniversary of the Older Americans Act, the community is invited to participate in reflections and discussions toward promoting healthy aging in Guilford County.


 8:30 – 9:00      Light Breakfast & Registration

 9:00 – 9:30      Opening Inspirational Keynote: Gen Crossroads: “When X, Y, and Boomers Collide!”  (Leading to Change)                    

9:30 – 12:30    World Café Sessions – Planning for action in Guilford County

  • 9:40 – 10:30    Session 1
  • 10:40 – 11:30   Session 2
  • 11:40 – 12:30   Session 3

12:30 – 1:00    Lunch and Presentation –Robert Blancato, Executive     Director of the National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs

1:00 – 2:00      Large Group Wrap Up and Next Steps

Registration fee: $25    Register at www.guilfordnonprofits.org/events/

Choose 3 World Café sessions to attend where you can provide your thoughts on recommendations for action:

  • Supporting Caregivers of All Ages
  • Redefining Work and Retirement
  • Improving Health and Long Term Care
  • Fostering A Community for a Lifetime
  • Maximizing the Use of Technology

Sponsoring partners include:

The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro
Senior Resources of Guilford
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Home Instead Senior Care
Triad Retirement Living Association
The Piedmont Triad Regional Council Area   Agency on Aging
Booth Harrington Johns PLLC
BJH Foundation
Guilford Nonprofit Consortium