October 11-13, 2015: MALA 2015 Fall Conference
Location: Camden on the Lake, Lake Ozark, MO
This fall conference agenda includes several speakers and presentations over a three-day time frame. The option to attend all or just one day is included on the registration form.
Please see the tentative conference agenda and attendee registration form attached or visit the Missouri Assisted Living Association’s conference web page here.
August 19, 2015: Sedalia, MO
Senior Day at State Fair Mathewson Building, Sponsored by the Area Agencies on Aging and Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services: Several activities are planned this day in the Mathewson Exhibition Center. Please see the flyer attached for activities and times.
Senior Appreciation Day, Sponsored by Sedalia Democrat: Each adult and senior presenting a special Sedalia Democrat front-page fair banner will receive $2 off their gate admission, valid today only.
August 17-19, 2015: “Set Sail for the Future”
Location: The Lodge of Four Seasons, Lake Ozark, MO
Step aboard a conference voyage that focuses on the opportunities and challenges facing Missouri’s senior population. Workshops on aging strong, combating burnout and caregiver stresses, building health and well-being, innovative ideas and achievement, peer mentoring, and the future of senior services are a few of the ports of call. Exhibit Hall opportunities will display services, products, and information with daily drawings for prizes. There will also be special presentations by respected businesses and senior service leaders.
Please see the brochure attached or visit the Missouri Association of Area Agencies on Aging’s announcement web page here.
October 14-16, 2015: Oktoberfest 2015
Location: Hilton Branson Convention Center, Branson, MO
This conference will assist the attendee in acquiring knowledge and skills to better care for the elderly. Expert speakers will get you recharged while providing the latest information on hot topics in long-term care.
Please see the brochure attached or visit the Missouri League for Nursing’s conference web page here.
September 2-4, 2015: Cheryl Parsons, RN, LNHA – presenter
Location: MANHA Training Facility, Jefferson City, MO
Individuals who attend this training will meet the 24 hours of training required to fill out and sign ALF Assessment forms. Attendees will understand the process of aging, be able to assess those problems/issues and complete the planning and documentation required by SB 616 regarding the training needs for the Assisted Living Assessor.
Please see the brochure attached or visit the Missouri Association of Nursing Home Administrators’ calendar of events web page here.
July 20-22, 2015: MALA’s ALF Resident Assessment Training
Location: Best Western Capital Inn, Jefferson City, MO
Anyone who wants training on issues relating to the elderly, aging, certain people with mental illness, and community-based assessments can attend this training.
Please see the brochure and registration information on the Missouri Assisted Living Association’s website here.
August 23-26, 2015: “The Changing Faces of Long Term Care”
Location: Branson Convention Center, Branson, MO
Each day is scheduled to offer a range of education sessions to meet the needs of the entire staff, from Certified Nurse Assistants to owners. The 2015 convention offers the opportunity for attendees to earn 18.5 continuing education hours.
For more information including the schedule, seminar descriptions, and registration, please visit the Missouri Health Care Association’s website here.