WORKSHOPS & ENTERTAINMENT



11am - 11:20am
10 Ways To Love Your Brain & Minimize Your Risk For Alzheimer's Disease


Jody Wills, Program and Education Assistant

Alzheimer's Association Orange County Chapter














11:30am - 11:50am
Senior Fitness Class
SilverSneakers

Sponsored by Anthem Blue Cross

 SilverSneakers is a free fitness program for seniors that’s helping millions of boomers and beyond defy the odds, shatter stereotypes and answer every challenge with, “I can do this!” SilverSneakers includes unlimited access to every participating gym and fitness center in the network. That’s a gym membership at more than 13,000 locations with unrestricted access to EVERY location. Weights, treadmills, pools and other amenities are included. We also offer fitness classes for all abilities led by our certified instructors at gyms and other locations. The gyms are yours. The amenities are yours. The classes are yours. Now go get ’em!













11:30am - 11:45am
ENTERTAINMENT

'SOS' - Seniors Over 60 Dance Crew













12pm - 12:30pm
ENTERTAINMENT
Move & Groove 4 Health Soul Line Dance Team


















12:30pm - 1pm

LINE DANCE WORKSHOP

Hosted by the Move & Groove Line Dance Team

















1:15pm - 2pm
ENTERTAINMENT
The Sensational Seniors - Miss Senior California Pageant Participants


















GOLDEN FUTURE 50+ SENIOR EXPO

SPEAKERS



11am - 11:20am
Financial Elder Abuse
Alisa Anderson-Summers, Investigator - CA Dept of Insurance

Areas that will be covered:
Types of Financial Abuse
Traits of a Scam Artist
Victims
Abuse in Life Insurance and Annuities
How to Protect Yourself
How to Contact the California Department of Insurance











11:30am - 11:50am
Brain Health As You Age
Chelsea Cox, MPH, MSW, Associate Director of Education

UCI Mind

The UC Irvine Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders (UCI MIND) is home to one of 31 NIH-designated Alzheimer’s Disease Centers in the United States and the only Center in Orange County.  For more than 30 years, UCI MIND has been at the forefront of brain aging research, performing cutting-edge studies to improve diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of Alzheimer’s disease and related conditions.














12pm - 12:20am
Scams & Identity Theft
Shelby Snyder, Special Events & Foundation Coordinator
Better Business Bureau

Areas That Will Be Covered:
Scams

Identity Theft















12:30pm - 12:50pm
Social Security and You

Jeremy Haneline, First VP of Wealth Management

Senior Financial Advisor

Merrill Lynch


Areas That Will Be Covered:

Different sources of income in retirement and how that affects you.

Social Security - How spouse benefits affect me?

Amount over time? When to start collecting?

Brief history of Social Security

Changing world means changes to benefits

Taxes on Social Security

Determine filing strategy

Prioritizing your goals in retirement














1:00pm - 1:20pm
What You Need to Know About
Cal Medi-Connect and Care Coordination

Sandra Ko, Outreach Specialist
Harbage Consulting
Representing the State Department of Health Care Services

Areas That Will Be Covered:
The Benefits of Care Coordination
Cal Medi-Connect Program is for Medi-Medi Patients
Keeping Your Doctor, IHSS Provider and Hours
Continuity of Care Under the CCI
Important Resources and Patient Protections













1:30pm - 1:50pm
Snoring and Sneezing and Wheezing Oh My!

Tips For Better Breathing and Keeping Healthy With Natural Products
Carrie Ibbetson, Xlear, Inc.

Areas that will be covered:
What is Xylitol?

Why is Xyliotl special

Problems with cavities, gum disease and dry mouth.

Connection between mouth and body - inflammation in the mouth is connected to heart disease.

How does Xylitol work in the mouth?

Oral care and airway management.

Natural treatment for allergies, asthma, sinus inflammation and nasal congestion.

Oral systemic connection using fewer chemicals and getting better results.















2pm - 2:20pm
Getting The Most Out Of Your Medicare Benefits

Shari Langer, HICAP Community Education & Outreach Specialist

Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program Orange County


Areas That Will Be Covered:

Introduction:  Who HICAP is and how HICAP helps the community

Changes the Medicare community needs to know about in 2018

What to review in your health and drug plans during Open Enrollment

Knowing your Medicare Rights as a Medicare beneficiary

Protecting yourself from Medicare Fraud and Scans & the new Medicare beneficiary cards

How HICAP will help educate, counsel & advocate for the Medicare community in 2018













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ORANGE COUNTY EDITION

SPEAKERS

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA'S PREMIER

LIFESTYLE, HEALTH & ACTIVE AGING EXPO

.....for baby boomers, seniors,

caregivers, friends, and family!