from Jan Pascua
The County of Kaua‘i Agency on Elderly Affairs invites you to attend a Better Choices, Better Health workshop being held in Kekaha:
Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop
Tuesdays from 1:30-4:00PM
Begins on 02/19/13
Kekaha Neighborhood Center
The workshop is for seniors 60 years and older and their caregivers. The workshop is a proven, self-management program and developed by Stanford University. It consists of six sessions held once a week for 2 1/2 hours each session. Workshop size is small, with between 10-16 persons attending, led by two trained facilitators.
The cost of the workshop is $12 for seniors 60 years and older, and their caregivers, which includes a companion book, “Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions”, and a relaxation CD or cassette tape. Scholarships for seniors are available upon request. People younger than 60 years can attend the workshop for a $40 fee.
Preregistration is required. To register for the Better Choices, Better Health workshop or to request materials in an alternate format or an auxiliary aid in order to participate in the workshop, please contact Charlyn at the Agency on Elderly Affairs at 241-4470. More workshops are being planned around Kauai. For schedules and more information, go to: www.kauaiadrc.org.