Welcome to Our New Training and Education Coordinator, Jessica Martone

Jessica A. Martone joins us from her previous position with the Area Agency on Aging of the Capital Area/CAPCOG where she held the positions of Health, Prevention and Wellness Coordinator, and previous to that the Aging Program Specialist.  In these roles, Ms. Martone was involved in planning, developing, and implementing evidence-based disease prevention and health […]

Fundamentals of Diversity Lunch & Learn

The Aging Services Council of
Central Texas is offering a series of Lunch & Learn sessions starting on
March 21, 2019 from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. All sessions are free to Aging
Services Council member agencies. 

March
21- Cultural Awareness April
18 – Creating a Diverse Board and Staff
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Older Adults Mental Health First Aid Training

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is an 8-hour class that gives people the tools they need to help someone who might be developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. MHFA can save a life, just like CPR can help save someone who is having a heart attack.
What will you learn in […]

Fall Prevention Coach Training

A MATTER OF BALANCE is an award-winning program for older adults designed to manage concerns about falls and increase activity levels. VOLUNTEER coaches are needed to provide this program.
Coaches help participants:

Become more confident about managing falls
Identify ways to reduce falls
Learn exercises to help increase strength and balance

What do you need to be a coach?

Good communication […]