When: Saturday, September 13th, 2014 Where: Warner Park Community Recreation Center (1625 Northport Dr.) What: You’re not alone! Learn about the many services, resources and educational opportunities available in Dane County for people caring for an older and/or disabled family member. Thirty different agencies and businesses will be represented with no cost, no pressure information about numerous services and care options. Interactive workshops will zero in on some of the more pressing issues that caregivers face. Workshops will be offered 3 times each over the course of three hours so that you can get in multiple topics.
Topics to be covered include:
1) Medicare/Medicaid/Insurance Marketplace: What do you need to know?
2) Make your home safe and accessible
3) Create a care plan
4) How to choose senior housing
5) Legal issues you need to know about
For more details visit www.nescoinc.org or call 608-243-5252. This program is presented by the North/Eastside Senior Coalition and sponsored by the Dane County Caregiver Support Program.
September 17 - Boston Store Goodwill Days
when: Wednesday, September 17th 9am-11am where: West Towne Mall Boston Store (36 W Towne Mall) what: Join Scott Miller at the West Towne Mall Boston Store. Donate to the Goodwill Truck on the Premises and earn great coupons to Boston Store!
When: Thursday, October 9th 5pm Where: Madison Marriott West (1313 John Q Hammons Dr., Middleton, WI 53562) What: This year the Madison Chapter of the Women’s Council of Realtors will be presenting their 4th Annual Bras for a Cause event at the Madison Marriott West. The Madison Chapter of the Women’s Council of Realtors is an organization which assists women in the community with leadership skills, professional development and business growth. Fish from 93.1 Jamz and Christine Bellport from NBC 15 will be the co-emcees for this years event. Last year Fish was a real hit and even wore a live gold fish bra. This year the pair will do all they can to help us meet our goal of $40,000 raise for Breast Cancer Recovery. Order your tickets now to be sure that you dont miss out on this dynamic duo! 'Like us' on Facebook at 4th Annual WCR Bras for a Cause! 4th Annual Bras for a Cause Bras for a Cause Madison 2013 Bras for a Cause Madison 2013 Bras for a Cause Madison 2013 This annual fund raiser consists of a light-hearted runway show of local men dressed in elaborately decorated bras, along with both live and silent auctions and of 50/50 raffle. While some of the dollars raised goes toward professional development of women in our community, the majority of the dollars raised goes toward Breast Cancer Recovery. Breast Cancer Recovery (BCR) is a local organization that helps Wisconsin women suffering from breast cancer attend retreats specifically tailored to assist them with coping with cancer treatment and its aftermath. Breast Cancer Recovery has continually been the major recipient of funds raised through this event. Members of this organization also serve as board and committee members for this the Madison Bras for a Cause event.
when: Sunday, November 2nd where: Alliant Energy Center (1881 W Expo Dr, Madison, WI 53713) what: Obedience, Agility, Rally, Free style demonstrations; Parade of pure bred dogs; Parade of rescued dogs; Vendor booths; over 100 different breeds of pure bred dogs and much, much more!