Free Money Smart Week® Event April 26th

Free Money Smart Event

Do you need help managing your personal finances and avoiding fraud and exploitation?  Money Smart Week® events are coming to Indiana April 22 -29, 2017!

In Central Indiana, the public is invited to attend a free Money Smart Week® event on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at North United Methodist Church in Indianapolis. The event will educate Hoosiers on avoiding investment fraud and other consumer financial scams. Pre-registration is appreciated.

Event organizers include the Indiana Senior Medicare Patrol which educates seniors to identify and prevent Medicare fraud, the Indiana Secretary of State’s office, the Indiana Attorney General’s office, AARP Indiana and the Mid-North Shepherd’s Center.

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Put Your Best Fork Forward

For more than 15 years, nutrition program directors at Indiana’s Area Agencies on Aging have highlighted the importance of healthful eating and activity for older adults statewide with special events during March, National Nutrition Month.

This year, Indiana’s statewide Nutrition Awareness Day: Put Your Best Fork Forward will be held the week of March 13-17, 2017, at senior congregate meal sites around the state. Special speakers, games, informational placemats, nutrition activities and even a proclamation from Governor Holcomb will help encourage better eating habits.

Older adults have special nutritional needs that can be hard to manage without nutrition risk assessments, counseling and other help. Read More