May
9
Mon
End Ageism: An Open Forum @ PCC Sylvania Campus Bldg ST, Room 100
May 9 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join PCC to explore together how ageism affects all of us and what we can do together to end it.

Featuring: Ashton Applewhite – nationally recongized speaker and author of the new book This Chair Rocks: A Manifesto Against Ageism (Live via teleconference)

Facilitated by: Jennifer Sasser – Educator, Author, Activist and founder of the Geor-Punk Project

Additional Presenters Include:

  • Steve Higgs – Executive Director of Senior Advocates for Generational Equity
  • Roger Anunsen – PCC Gerontology Program Instructor and co-founder of MindRAMP
  • Michael Faber – PCC Gerontology Program Faculty and a co-author
  • Jan Abushakrah – PCC Gerontology Program Chair and Founder
Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
May 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.

May
11
Wed
Personal Advocate Continuing Education Meeting
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Personal Advocate Continuing Education Meeting
  • Personal Advocate Continuing Education (PACE) Meetings:

–      Volunteers interested in becoming a Personal Advocate must attend at least one PACE meeting before being accepted into the Personal Advocate Training.

–      PACE meetings occur on the second Wednesday of every month from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.. For the agenda and location call or email  Mark Noonan

Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
May 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.

May
13
Fri
Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
May 13 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.

May
16
Mon
Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
May 16 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.

May
18
Wed
Elders in Action Commission Meeting @ Multnomah County Building
May 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

This is the monthly meeting of the Elders in Action Commission which meets on the 5th Floor in the Copper Room. All are welcome!

Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
May 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.

May
20
Fri
Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
May 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.

May
23
Mon
Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
May 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.

May
25
Wed
Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
May 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.

May
26
Thu
Community Listening Session for Elders & Families @ YWCA
May 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Help shape Aging, Disability and Veterans Services

Topics will include:

  • Outreach, information, referral
  • Nutrition services
  • Healthy aging
  • Options counseling & case management
  • Gap programs & emergency programs
  • Caregiver issues
  • Safety & Abuse prevention
  • Behavioral health
  • Transportaiton coordination and resources

Light refreshments and raffle prizes provided.

May
27
Fri
Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
May 27 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.

May
30
Mon
Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
May 30 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.

Jun
1
Wed
Elders In Action Commission Leadership Committee @ Multnomah County Building
Jun 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Elders in Action Commission – Leadership Committee Meeting

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 – Copper Room, 5th Floor, Multnomah County Bldg.

AGENDA 

1:00 pm                      Call to Order/Introductions – quorum?                                           All       

1:10 pm                      ADVS Updates                                                                        Peggy Brey                                         

1:30 pm                      Staff/Agency Report Discussion                                                        JoAnn

1:45 pm                      Who is working on Portland Comprehensive Plan review?

1:50 pm                      Committee Reports/Action Requests

2:20 pm                      Planning Ahead

2:10 pm                      Break

Action Items: A Better Oregon campaign support /Commission rep to MCPHAC

2:45 pm                      2015-16 Commission Goals

                                    See proposals document for review to come

 

3:15 pm                      New Business                        

 

3:30 pm                      Adjourn

 

Next Commission Meeting:   October 21    1-3:30 pm at 501 SE Hawthorne, 5th Floor Next Leadership Comm Meeting:   November 4     1- 3:30pm at 501 SE Hawthorne, 5th Floor

 

Action items from September Leadership Meeting:

 

  • Set date for Bandana to speak to Commission on Livable Community Index
  • Share 2014-15 goals with Commission and get input for 2015-16
  • Set up meetings with City and County Commissioners
Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
Jun 1 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.

Jun
3
Fri
Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
Jun 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.

Jun
6
Mon
Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
Jun 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.

Jun
8
Wed
Personal Advocate Continuing Education Meeting
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Personal Advocate Continuing Education Meeting
  • Personal Advocate Continuing Education (PACE) Meetings:

–      Volunteers interested in becoming a Personal Advocate must attend at least one PACE meeting before being accepted into the Personal Advocate Training.

–      PACE meetings occur on the second Wednesday of every month from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.. For the agenda and location call or email  Mark Noonan

Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
Jun 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.

Jun
10
Fri
Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
Jun 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.

Jun
13
Mon
Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
Jun 13 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.

Jun
15
Wed
Elders in Action Commission Meeting @ Multnomah County Building
Jun 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

This is the monthly meeting of the Elders in Action Commission which meets on the 5th Floor in the Copper Room. All are welcome!

Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
Jun 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.

Jun
17
Fri
Walk with Ease @ Peninsula Park
Jun 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

The Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease program is an exercise program that can reduce the pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with East.

Must be 60 or oder to participate. Call 503-413-1850 to sign up.