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Events

Upcoming Events

December 2022
Dec 06
Tuesday 06 December
GOLD Program: LGBT+ Older Adult Storytelling
Virtual,

The GOLD Program (GLBT+ Older Adults Leading Initiatives to Drive Change) at CMSS amplifies the voices of LGBT+ older adults to promote inclusion in aging services. Join us for a […]

Dec 14
Wednesday 14 December
Dementia Friendly Community Event - December 14th
Virtual,

Location: This event will be held VIRTUALLY. Please utilize Zoom to access this virtual meeting.  We are gathering like-minded community members to join forces to begin discussing and designing a […]

January 2023
Jan 24
Tuesday 24 January
Mind Cancer: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Caregiving in Alzheimer’s Disease
Virtual,

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER IN ADVANCE FOR THIS WEBINAR Please join Dr. William Rhoades, for a lively lunch and learn, where he will touch on the diagnosis, prognosis and stages […]

Past Events

November 2022
Nov 09
Wednesday 09 November
Dementia Friendly Community Event - November 9th
Virtual,

Location: This event will be held VIRTUALLY. Please register below and utilize Zoom to access this virtual meeting. We are gathering like-minded community members to join forces to begin discussing […]

October 2022
Oct 26
Wednesday 26 October
Guardianship 101 - Virtual Webinar
Virtual,

You most likely have heard the term guardianship, but do you know under what circumstances one would apply for guardianship? Do you understand the role and responsibilities of a guardian? […]

Free
Oct 12
Wednesday 12 October
Dementia Friendly Community Event - October 12th
Swedish American Museum, 5211 N. Clark Street

Location: Swedish American Museum 5211 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640 We are gathering like-minded community members to join forces to begin discussing and designing a 'Dementia Friendly Community' in […]

Oct 06
Thursday 06 October
Community 
Connections
Wesley Place, 1415 W Foster Ave
Chicago, IL 60640 United States

Join us on Thursday, October 6, 2022, for Community Connections with special guest speaker Judy Holstein. Join friends and neighbors of all ages in making connections with each other and […]

Free
Sep 14
Wednesday 14 September
What is a Neuropsychological Evaluation and How Can it Help?
Virtual,

Please join us at this education event by registering HERE. WHEN? Wednesday, September 14th, 2022 Virtually at 5:30 PM CDT   Neuropsychological testing can help health care providers, families, and […]

Sep 14
Wednesday 14 September
Dementia Friendly Community Event - September 14th
Swedish American Museum, 5211 N. Clark Street

Location: Swedish American Museum 5211 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640 We are gathering like-minded community members to join forces to begin discussing and designing a 'Dementia Friendly Community' in […]

Free
August 2022
Aug 24
Wednesday 24 August
The Joy of Downsizing with Lisa Joy
Virtual,

"The Joy of Downsizing" is a virtual 'lunch and learn' session!" Please register HERE. Ready, set, downsize! Does the thought of downsizing, and potentially moving, paralyze you?  Both tasks are […]

Aug 10
Wednesday 10 August
Dementia Friendly Community Event - August 10th

Join us at the Broadway Armory: 5917 N. Broadway St., Chicago, IL 60660 We are gathering like-minded community members to join forces to begin discussing and designing a 'Dementia Friendly […]

Free
July 2022
Jul 27
Wednesday 27 July
Being a Wise Consumer - 5-6PM
Virtual,

Being a Wise Consumer - What You Don’t Know Could Impact You! In many ways, we are confident consumers. Yet, when it comes to managing the healthcare services, how do […]

Jul 27
Wednesday 27 July
Being a Wise Consumer - 12-1PM
Virtual,

Being a Wise Consumer - What You Don’t Know Could Impact You! In many ways, we are confident consumers. Yet, when it comes to managing the healthcare services, how do […]

Jul 20
Wednesday 20 July
Dementia Friendly Illinois Initiative - Meeting
Swedish American Museum, 5211 N. Clark Street

Community Meeting for the Dementia Friendly Illinois Initiative: Join us on Wednesday, July 20, for a working session followed by a reception with light appetizers and refreshments to bring like-minded […]

June 2022
Jun 22
Wednesday 22 June
Gen Silent Screening and Panel Discussion
Wesley Place, 1415 W Foster Ave
Chicago, IL 60640 United States

Join Chicago Methodist Senior Services at a hybrid event of the film viewing of Gen Silent, followed by a panel discussion. In honor of Pride Month, CMSS will be screening the […]

Jun 15
Wednesday 15 June
Keeping Up With Memory Care: Sleep Deprivation and Memory Loss

Join us for the second of two virtual events about the most recent developments in the study of memory care. "Sleep Deprivation and Memory Loss" is presented by Steve Satek on June […]

Jun 08
Wednesday 08 June
Keeping Up with Memory Care: Advances in Memory Research

Join us for the first of two virtual events about the most recent developments in the study of memory care.   “Advances in Memory Research” is presented by Steve Satek on […]

May 2022
May 18
Wednesday 18 May
Wills and Trusts... Are You Prepared?

REGISTER NOW FOR THIS VIRTUAL EVENT A lot goes into estate planning, including the creation of Wills and Trusts. This session, presented by an Elder Law Attorney, dives into the […]

April 2022
Apr 12
Tuesday 12 April
Exploring and Disrupting Ageism within the Aging Services and Healthcare Spaces

REGISTER NOW FOR THIS VIRTUAL EVENT Did you know... 82% of adults age 50-80 reported experiencing agesim Ageism leads to negative physical and mental health outcomes Come and join a […]

March 2022
Mar 30
Wednesday 30 March
"I Remember Better When I Paint" Documentary Screening & Panel Discussion

Grow Our Vision With Us - 2022 Special Event Series REGISTER NOW Join us for a free virtual screening of the documentary I Remember Better When I Paint, hosted by […]

December 2021
Dec 08
Wednesday 08 December
Review & Renew

We will discuss what we have in store for 2022 and how we plan to create the best days possible for our communities.

Free
November 2021
Nov 10
Wednesday 10 November
Building a Culture of Memory Care Excellence

Learn how CMSS will incorporate and elevate memory care strategies throughout their diverse programming.

Free
October 2021
Oct 13
Wednesday 13 October
Providing Care Out in the Community

Providing care doesn’t just happen in residential facilitates. Learn about the future of homecare from experts who are committed to helping older adults remain in their familiar and comforting surroundings.

Free
September 2021
Sep 15
Wednesday 15 September
The First Annual Spirit Award

CMSS is proud to present the inaugural Spirit Award to longtime board member Dr. Noel DeBacker. Dr. DeBacker is an award-winning geriatrician who has elevated his profession through new approaches to care.

Free
August 2021
Aug 11
Wednesday 11 August
Diversity, Equity, Inclusion in Communities of Care

Everyone is talking about DEI but what does it look like in practice? CMSS staff and thought leaders will offer their perspective on the special support required when aging as members of the LGBT community.

Free
July 2021
Jul 14
Wednesday 14 July
The New Vision for CMSS

Bill Lowe, CEO of CMSS, will introduce the innovative new approaches to services and care, staff professionalism and the new mission, values and vision for the future.

Free

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