Journey Through Aging – March 5th, 2011

March is National Social Worker Month.  Today’s show will highlight the role social workers play in helping older adults and their families.  They assist families in many ways – key aspects would be to:  advocate for their needs, navigate through medical services, educate individuals of their options.

Segment 1 – What is Social Work with guests James Dye, Andrea Gotschall and Jennifer Heston.

Segment 2 – The role of Social Workers.  What skills Social Workers provide to others.

Segment 3 – How Social Workers help others

Segment 4 – Community Support Groups offered through the Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Communities.

Filled under Active Aging.