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2019 Senior Hunger Summit

September 11 @ 1:45 am - 10:00 am UTC-6

$30

Lunch provided with $30 registration

CEUs for dietitians requested

 

For more information and to register: https://www.register.extension.iastate.edu/hungersummit/agenda

Questions? Contact Doris Montgomery at the Iowa Department of Public Health: doris.montgomery@idph.iowa.gov or 515.661.7913

The summit will convene a wide variety of stakeholders to:

1)      Identify ways to strengthen senior nutrition programs and improve seniors’ access to healthy food.

2)      Better understand the health implications of chronic food insecurity.

3)      Identify opportunities to screen and intervene.

4)      Share best practices and successful community models for healthy aging and reducing food insecurity, especially in rural communities

Who should attend?

  • Professionals and volunteers who work with vulnerable seniors
  • Advocates working to reduce hunger or food insecurity
  • Caregivers, medical providers, social workers, dietitians and health educators, community health workers
  • People interested in creating communities that support healthy aging

Sponsored by Iowa Department of Public Health and the Iowa Department on Aging

Learn more about the Iowa Senior Hunger Partnership

 

Details

Date:
September 11
Time:
1:45 am - 10:00 am
Cost:
$30
Website:
https://www.register.extension.iastate.edu/hungersummit/registration

Venue

Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
909 Robert D. Ray Drive
Des Moines, 50309 United States
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Phone:
515.323.6290
Website:
http://www.dmbotanicalgarden.com/