Online Classes for Seniors in Kankakee County
Catholic Charities presents two free classes available to individuals ages 60 and older who live in Kankakee County.
How to Save Money on Food: Thursday, September 10th @ 2:00PM
At the end of a busy day, when you’re hungry and tired, do you go home knowing you’re all set to prepare a tasty, healthy dinner or do you pick up food at the most convenient spot? Are you happy with the amount of money you spend on food every month? In this lesson, we’ll examine strategies that you can use to keep food costs low. Learn to create a realistic food plan that balances money, time and nutritional needs.
Elder Financial Exploitation: Tuesday, September 22nd @ 2:00PM
Older adults are at risk for financial exploitation. Abusers can be friends, caregivers, financial advisors, and even family members. In this program we’ll focus on recognizing and reducing the risk of financial exploitation for yourself, your friends and older relatives. Resources and strategies for best practices will be shared.
Sasha Grabenstetter, AFC®, University of Illinois Extension Consumer Economics Educator
Call 815-933-7791 ext: 9910 to register!