Search
Login
ASA is the essential resource to cultivate leadership, advance knowledge, and strengthen the skills of those who work with, and on behalf of, older adults.

Text Resize

Senior Nutrition and Mealtime

Membership Directory

Find ASA members in your area or who share your interest area. Enter a name or click on the magnifying glass to start your search.
 

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Start : 10:00 AM Pacific
End : 11:00 AM Pacific

Part of the Family Caregiver Support Series, sponsored by Home Instead Senior Care

View the Recorded
Version of This Event

This webinar focuses on several steps you can take to help the older adults you serve develop better nutrition and eating habits. From helping them prepare for and shop for groceries; to helping them select foods that are high in nutrition and loaded with important vitamins, minerals and fiber; to giving them ideas on how to prepare foods that not only are good for them but taste good too.

Participants in this web seminar will be able to:

  • List at least three simple ways to help older adults shop for good food and eat right
  • Describe ways to manage specific dietary concerns, such as diabetes
  • Identify the benefits of proper nutrition and the impact of poor nutrition on older adults

Presenter:

Molly Carpenter is Home Instead Senior Care's CAREGiver Advocate and author of the not-for-profit book, Confidence to Care, a resource for family caregivers.

Stay Connected

Follow American Society on Aging on Facebook   Follow American Society on Aging on LinkedIn   Follow American Society on Aging on Twitter   Subscribe eNewsletter   

Events

No upcoming events.

View Full Events Calendar

Jobs

AgeBlog

posted on 09.06.2018

Researchers at the University of California conducted an evaluation of Cal MediConnect which included focus groups with dually eligible beneficiaries...  Read More

posted on 08.20.2018

U.S. Census Bureau statistics show that 11 million people, or 28 percent of those ages 65 and older, live alone.  Read More