Understanding the Effects of Ageism in Healthcare Workshop

Date & Time:
03/15/2017 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm


Type:
Phone: 250-591-8124
E-mail: nanaimonorth@virl.bc.ca

Understand the effects of ageism in healthcare and learn how to advocate for yourself and/or loved ones.  Come join us to:

-recognize what ageism (stereotyping and discrimination) against seniors looks like;

-understand how ageism affects seniors’ health care;

-explore ways to ask questions about your health, find information, be prepared for office visits with your doctor;

-locate resources to help you deal with ageism in health care.

Presented by retired nurse, Sharon Andersen.  No registration required, drop-in.

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6250 Hammond Bay Road
Nanaimo
V9T 5M4

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