November 24, 2017

Senior Housing Conference Held in Tucson

Managers from each B’nai B’rith senior housing building attended the 2010 Senior Housing Conference in Tucson, Ariz. October 15-18. Sessions included: health topics of concern for older adults, infectious diseases, grants and resources, service coordination, how to be an effective advocate, elder abuse, Housing and Urban Development updates, and successful aging in place ideas. Guest speakers included: Sen. Paula Abound (D-Ariz.), Jim Murphy from the Pima County Office on Aging, Jody Agins from CareMore Touch, Peter Santini from the Pima County Public Fiduciary, Robert Fleming from Fleming and Curti, and Candi and Amanda Atkins from Atkins Consulting. Also, Marshall Herron and Abbie Stone of B’nai B’rith Covenant House held special presentations on grant administration.