Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 2:00 PM CDT
Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 3:00 PM CDT

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Webinar Series:
Links to the Webinars will be in your confirmation email and passwords will come in another email.

Webinar Price

$25 for each Webinar
$60 for all 3 Webinars


Leslie Pedtke & Natalie Mueller, Summit CoChairs 
Illinois Pioneer Coalition 
6183273064 ext. 224 

The Illinois Pioneer Coalition Summit is offering a webinar series to help you in this time of COVID 19. Many of you have reached out asking what you can do to keep your Elders mentally and emotionally engaged. These webinars are designed to help you through these uncharted waters of social distancing. We are offering 3 webinars at low price of $25 each or $60 for the whole series. This price is not per person it is per facility. 

CEUs available:  CEUs are available through Continuing Educational Institute of Illinois and must be registered for seperately. The cost per CEU is $10/webinar/person. To register for CEUs please click this link: https://geroed.networkofcare4elearning.org/ When registering for CEUs you will need to search Webinar name and then regsiter.

This webinar series includes:

Gary Glazner

Wednesday, May 6th,

 2:00 pm CST

"Zoom! Zoom! Go My Heartstrings!"

Join Gary Glazner, founder and Executive Director of the  Alzheimer's Poetry Project, for     best practices on creative engagement during social    isolation. This interactive     workshop will provide         strategies to explore poems,  stories, songs and movement.





Wednesday, May 20th,

2:00 pm CST

"Alzheimer's Up Close and Personal"

Brian LeBlanc was diagnosed      with Early Onset Alzheimer's Disease five years ago. He is          in a unique position to provide          a window into his life after a diagnosis of dementia. Brian         will discuss with us how to      support a person's anxiety          while living with this disease          that has been exacerbated by    social isolation.


Tuesday, June 2nd,

2:00 pm CST

"Delivering a Creative Engagement Experience for Older Adults"

    Kareen King, a registered         drama therapist and creative engagement specialist, will        teach us how to creative improvisation through story       telling and creative quote   exercises.