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Senior Life Conference 2017

Conference Location: First Baptist Church, 505 Rollingbrook, Baytown, TX

Registration is OPEN! Deadline is February 13th.

Register online with your email address by clicking HERE
(Note: online payment is not currently available; however, you can enter all other registration information online now and mail or drop off your payment at the SJBA office.)

Or, download the REGISTRATION FORM HERE and mail it in.

Schedule (Sessions 1 and 3 are repeats. Sessions 2 and 4 are repeats)

8:00 a.m.                       Registration/Coffee & Light Snacks

8:30 – 9:10 a.m.            Opening General Session

9:15 – 10:00 a.m.          Breakout Session 1

10:10 – 10:55 a.m.        Breakout Session 2

10:55 – 11:15 a.m.        Break/Snacks

11:15 – Noon                Breakout Session 3

12:10 – 12:55 p.m.        Breakout Session 4

1:00 – 1:30 p.m.             Lunch & Expo

Visit with presenters at “Expo” type tables


Breakout Session Topics for Seniors,

their Children, and/or their Caregivers

Planning for End of Life – What’s involved with memorials and funerals; ways to help and support your family by planning in advance. Presenter – Chris Navarre; Director, Navarre Funeral Home


Keeping Your Family Out of Court/Estate Planning – The handling and passing of what you own; having your wishes carried out while living and at death; answering questions about wills, financial and medical powers of attorney, trusts, medical directives and other issues. Presenter – Steve Don Carlos; Attorney, Reid, Strickland & Gillette.


Dementia/Alzheimer’s — Is there a difference? Understand the issues affecting the individual as well as the family, what to expect plus the   unexpected; what should you do and how do you handle it. Presenter – Travis Bolt; Houston & Southeast Texas Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association


Having the Other Talk – How to begin the     conversation with your parents or your children concerning wishes for health care, long term care and end of life issues. Presenter – Clara Monroe, Pro-Act Counseling





The Sandwich Act – Balance children, grandchildren, jobs, and parents while caring for yourself. How do you handle changing roles with your parent? Presenter – Tara Warner, Pro-Act Counseling


All By Myself – Learning to live after losing a spouse. Presenter – Mary Helen McFerren Casseday, Pro-Act Counseling


When You Can’t Live by Yourself — Nursing homes, independent living, assisted living, skilled nursing, home careThe difference between these, how to choose and when to choose. Presenter – Steve Andriko, author of “The Road Map to Senior Care.


Security, Scams and Identity Theft. – Home  security and how to protect yourself from scams and identity theft. Presenter – Stewart Beasley, Crime Prevention Officer, Baytown Police Department














VBS Planning happening now! Enlist your VBS team today!

          VBS Directors’ Clinic                                              VBS Workers’ Clinic

February 21, 2017   ~  7:00 pm — 8:30 pm                                 April 1, 2017  ~  9:00 am — 12:00 pm (Noon)
SJBA Mission Center, 1020 Birdsong, Baytown                           First Baptist Church, 210 N. Magnolia, Highlands
Register online for the VBS Directors’ Clinic here.                     Register online for the VBS Workers’ Clinic here.
Or, call the SJBA office at 281-422-3604 to register or email sjba@sanjacintobaptist.com.