University of Vermont

College of Medicine

The Center on Aging

Events, Seminars, Courses

Powerful Tools for Caregivers Program

Caring for a family member or friend, whether s/he lives with you, in his/her own home, or in a nursing home, can be challenging. This six-week course provides family caregivers with the tools they need to care for themselves while caring for others.

Course in South Burlington from September 16 - October 21, 2015

Time: 5:30 - 7 pm


Where:  Grand Way Commons, 412 Farrell St., So. Burlington, VT   


Presented by:  Carrie Shamel, MSW, VNA Social Worker and Laura Murphy, CVAA Community Program Coordinator


To Register: Call (802) 658-1900 ext. 3903 or email


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Healthy Aging Group Discussions (Chittenden Co.)

Are you age 60 or over? If so, we want to hear your ideas about how Chittenden County could better meet the unique needs of our residents as they age. United Way and our community partners are hosting a series of small group discussions to explore the results of a recent survey in more depth. Listed below are the upcoming discussions we have schedule. Join us and bring a friend!

You don't need to register but if you would like more information, contact Megan Bridges at 861-7822 or email

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