Food for Thought
The Baltimore County Department of Aging's Initiative for 2015 is called Food for Thought . We have developed a number of programs that incorporate this theme, which will help you learn more about food, nutrition and hunger issues in Baltimore County.
The Department of Aging is sponsoring a Caregivers Mini-Conference for family caregivers of older adults, “Becoming a Resilient Caregiver: Nourishing Body and Mind”. The conference will be held Saturday, April 11 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Bykota Senior Center, 611 Central Avenue, Towson, Maryland 21204.
Guest speakers include:
- Lisa Coleman, MS, RD, LDN, In-Store Nutritionist, Giant Foods: Quick Cooking Demonstration and Tips for Healthy Living
- AARP- Maryland, Caregivers Division: Stress Reducing Resources Online and in your Community
- Baltimore County Department of Aging Staff Panel of Experts: Helpful Programs and Services
Continental breakfast will be provided. No registration is required. For more information, call 410-887-4724.
Learn more about the many ways you can participate in Food for Thought. Review the list of resources and opportunities below.
- Volunteer in a food programthrough RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program)
- Attend a nutrition education program at a Baltimore County Senior Center
- Learn about food benefits you might qualify for through Maryland Access Point (MAP)
Revised March 13, 2015