Monthly Thrive with Pride Virtual Cafes

 

Here you will find the announcements, Zoom links, discussion questions, and archived recordings for each month’s virtual plenary presentation. The most recent month is posted below; scroll down for archived videos.

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August 2020

Our August Cafe Plenary will be held via Zoom at 11am on Tuesday, August 25th. We will be joined by information and benefits specialists from AgeOptions, who will show you how to Boost Your Budget – making the most out of ALL the benefits & services you may be eligible for.

Click here for a PDF flyer with all the information you need to join us, or to publicize the event in your community.

Click HERE to join us via Zoom on August 25th. You can also join by phone! Call (312)626-6799 and enter Meeting ID 966 6129 4106 when prompted.

We will record the informational presentation and archive it here a few days after the plenary – watch this space!

If you are an older adult interested in connecting with a cafe near you, please email kate.spelman@ageoptions. org, or call us at (800)699-9043.

 

July 2020

Our July Cafe Plenary was held via Zoom on Tuesday, June 28th. Watch the video from our conversation with Paula Basta, Director of the Illinois Department on Aging by clicking here. All of the links and resources mentioned by Paula and Diane are listed in the video description. Don’t forget to fill out our survey! (Click here to take the survey quickly & anonymously.)

Follow up materials for small groups are here.

If you are an older adult interested in connecting with a cafe near you, please email kate.spelman@ageoptions. org, or call us at (800)699-9043.

 

June 2020

June Zoom flyer

Our June Cafe Plenary was held on June 23rd. We offered an overview of the program, and insight into what AgeOptions and AgeGuide have to offer. 

Click HERE to watch a video of this informational presentation.

Follow-up materials for local small groups are here. (This link will take you to a Google doc that is publicly view-able.)

If you are an older adults interested in connecting with a cafe near you, please email kate.spelman@ageoptions. org, or call us at (800)699-9043.

 

Funds for this website were provided in part by grants from Community Memorial Foundation and the LGBTQ Community Fund of the Chicago Community Trust.