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      Worcester Senior Center hosts the Honoring Choices Health Care Planning Ambassador Workshop in Worcester


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      October 22, 2019

      Tuesday   9:00 AM

      128 Providence Street
      Worcester, Massachusetts 01604

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      Worcester Senior Center hosts the Honoring Choices Health Care Planning Ambassador Workshop

      Worcester Senior Center hosts the Honoring Choices MA Health Care Planning Ambassador Workshop Who Can Attend: All care providers and professionals in Worcester and Central MA. Health Care Planning Ambassadors engage adults in powerful planning conversations to complete a MA Heath Care Proxy and Personal Directive (Living Will), and connect adults to essential care in their community. This workshop provides Ambassadors and their program supervisors with everything they’ll need to engage adults & families in early conversations, educate fellow staff as Ambassadors, and offer community educational events. Ambassador’s learn how to: • Help adults start their plan using the Honoring Choices “Getting Started Tool Kit”; • Help adults update & add to their plan using the 5 MA planning documents; • Educate your staff and colleagues as Health Care Planning Ambassadors; • Offer fun & informational community presentations, ie “Pizza & Proxy” events; • Implement a structured health care planning system and track positive outcomes.   Ambassador’s receive: Honoring Choices Health Care Planning Ambassador Certificate The Ambassador Tool Kit and additional tools such as: ○ Multi-lingual documents; slides decks and discussion guides ○ Alzheimer’s Association packet to help adults with memory concerns ○ Ambassador Manual and a Program Manager Implementation Checklist   Who can attend: All care providers, program managers, and your group’s volunteers. Before your register: Talk with your Program Manager about implementing this structured approach to care planning at your organization or group and engaging adults in health care planning conversations. No Cost: Seating is limited. Must register to attend. Sponsored by Worcester Senior Center. For more information, contact Sukie Lapin at 508-799-1232  

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