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Our Life Expo

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Where: Southdale YMCA - 7355 York Avenue South Edina, MN

The annual OurLife expo is a valuable resource for local residents age 55 and above, and/or the children of aging parents, to learn more about the businesses and services that are available to you and your loved ones. The event includes several short seminars on a variety of topics, free screenings, over 50 business information booths and opportunities to win some great prizes.

More than 50 exhibitors!
Seminars • Screenings

EXHIBITORS:
2019 Exhibitors being added throughout the spring. Click here to become an exhibitor.

SEMINARS:

The Advantages of Integrative Therapy – It’s so much more than a massage! —
11:30 a.m.

Hosted by: Tealwood Senior Living
Learn the benefits of Integrative Therapies in your quest for overall wellness. Preventative and healing therapies that compliment your lifestyle!

Technology and Home Health Care —
12:00 noon
Corner Home Medical

A conversation on how home health care, such as; CPAP compliance, Telemedicine, COPD and other disease home monitoring tools, medication dosage tools, etc. have been affected by new technology.

What do we do with the house? — 
12:30 p.m.
Hosted by: RG Realty

The Harrington Team helps seniors discover what their next real estate goals will be.
• What is the best time to sell the house?
• What is the value of your home in its current state?  With light renovations?
• What type of property is best to transition to?  Single Family?  One-level Townhome?  Condo?  Co-op? Senior Housing?
• What’s involved with transitioning?
• Financial options?

It’s never too early to start planning for Medicare —
1:00 p.m.

Hosted by: HealthPartners
When it comes to your health, there’s no such thing as being too prepared. Even if you’re years away from Medicare, you’ll get helpful tips and resources for when you start to plan for your health care needs after 65. Topics include:
• 7 things to do before you enroll in Medicare
• Working after 65? Here’s what you should know
• How Medicare affects your HSA
• 4 reasons to buy a private health plan

It’s More Than an Apartment: Comparing Housing Options for those 55 and Better —
1:30 p.m.
Avidor

Avidor is a brand new Active Adult apartment building under construction in Edina near Jerry’s Foods. Join us as we consider and compare the options that are available for those ready to downsize and seeking their next adventure in life. Whether you’re an avid traveler, looking to be active and involved in a social community, or simply want to spend more time with your nearby family, Avidor offers a worry-free lifestyle designed just for you.

The benefits of small care —
2:00 p.m.
The Geneva Suites

Fit is one of the most important aspects when choosing a home. It’s also massively misunderstood in modern senior care. In this discussion we’ll cover the aspects of "small care” homes and the features and benefits of our model that influence find the perfect fit for the senior in your life.

ACTIVITIES:
There are several free activities, games, drawings and screenings at ourLife. New activities being added throughout the spring.  Full list available in early April.

2019 EVENT SPECIAL SECTION:
The 2019 event special section will publish in the Sun Current and Sun Sailor newspapers before the event.  It will include a full exhibitor list, map of expo, seminar topics and times, activity list and stories about our sponsors.  An electronic version will also be available.

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