JUNE EVENT- INTERGENERATIONAL PROGRAMMING Wednesday, June 18th from 6 to 8 pm Location: The Terraces at The Clare 55 E. Pearson St. (53rd Floor)  Chicago, IL  60611 Join as we discuss the state of intergenerational programming in greater Chicagoland.Intergenerational programming bridges the gap between youth and older adults, enriching the lives of our communities.  Learn about the benefits of intergenerational programming and how to start a […]

Monthly Chicago Bridge Event, September 29th: Walk to End Alzheimer’s Volunteering Opportunity

The 2013 Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Chicago Sunday, September 29th What:  Please join us for the Chicago Bridge September Event!  This month we will be volunteering our time for the Alzheimer’s Association 2013 Walk to End Alzheimer’s  — Chicago.  The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the nation’s largest event to raise awareness and […]

June 18th Event: Have Your Needs Changed But Your Home Hasn’t? Home Safety, Modifications and Adaptive Design

Join us on Tuesday, June 18th for an informative discussion on helping people remain in their homes for as long as possible regardless of age or ability level. We will cover such topics as home safety, common home modification projects and design. Don’t miss this great opportunity to learn how you can help a client, […]

February 27th Event: Planning for Long Term Care: Are you the Titanic or the Apollo 11?

The presenter will speak about the importance of early decision making as one ages, including a detailed perspective from the complex and at times controversial LTC insurance industry. The presentation will be relevant to Chicago Bridgers as professionals in aging and as people who are aging ourselves everyday.   Wednesday, February 27th from 6 to […]

NEW DATE January 30th Annual Chicago Bridge Planning Event

For all those members who have never been to this planning event we highly encourage you to attend. This event is the perfect opportunity to meet other members and to become more involved and active in the Chicago Bridge. At this meeting we plan for the 2013 events we would like to host and other creative ideas that members are interested in are also explored. Bring your ideas and energy. For any newer members out there, this is a perfect meeting to attend to learn more about the Chicago Bridge so that you can maximize your membership!

October 17th Panel on Medicare/Medicaid Dual Eligibles

Join us for a panel discussion October 17th. With all of the changes in health care, how are we to keep up?! Dual eligibility is a big deal. Please join us on 10/17 to learn about what’s happening in both Illinois and nationally regarding dual eligibles. We are fortunate to be joined by two savvy speakers who can speak to both the practical and policy issues around this topic