One of the challenges of being retired or thinking of retirement is where to live.
Is it better to buy into a retirement community or stay where you are? These questions and answers will the focus of the next Retirement Renewal Forum on Tuesday, May 1, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Collabria Care in the Gasser Community Room at 414 S. Jefferson St., Napa. Dr. Sara Zeff Geber, nationally-known authority on aging in place, will be the featured speaker.
Dr. Geber has written extensively about living options for seniors in USA Today's "Best Places to Retire" series, the Huffington Post's "Aging Baby Boomers" and author of the recent book, "Essential Retirement Planning for Solo Agers." She will address the opportunities and perils of solo living such as risk tolerance, quality of life, maintaining social support, and how to prepare now for the care that will be needed later. A special resource guide will available as well as Dr. Geber's new book.
The Retirement Renewal Forums are part of the Community Conversation Series sponsored by Collabria Care and Aegis Living of Napa are under the direction of Kal Edwards, forum founder and retirement renewal specialist.
Admission is free and refreshments will be served. However, early reservations are recommended by calling (707) 258-9087, ext. 272 or firstname.lastname@example.org Free parking is available.
Now in its third year, the Retirement Renewal Forums are dedicated to bringing programs for change of life management and wellness awareness for the community.