Presented by the Family Center in partnership with the Senior Expo, Assumption Cultural Center and Marchiori Catering. Event venue sponsor: Shore Pointe Village Senior Residence. Read more: Taking Care While Giving Care: Coping with the Challenges of the Sandwich Generation – February 2, 2015
Some people go together like peas and carrots, but others are more like oil and vinegar. In this creative class on making your own salad dressings and vinaigrettes at home, attendees not only learned how to emulsify oil into vinegar from Chef Freeman Gunnell, but also engaged in thought-provoking dialog lead by Megan Gunnell, LMSW, MT-BC, local psychotherapist, on the fundamental elements of effective communication and creating harmony in your relationships. Presented at Cornwall Bakery on October 13, 2015. Read more: Oil and Vinegar Salad Dressing Class – How to Prevent Separation in Salad and in Life
The Family Center’s Signature Event, held at the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club on November 21, 2014 Read more: HOLLYFEST 2014
Presented in partnership by The Family Center and Assumption Cultural Center with the Senior Expo Committee.
- Survival Tips for the Sandwich Generation with Barbara Roden
- The 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s and Dementia
- Comfort Care: Understanding Palliative Care and Hospice Services with Kathleen Blazoff
The Family Center’s Signature Event, held at The Grosse Pointe Club on December 7, 2013.
A Family Center Association of Professionals “Ask the Experts” Presentation with Dr. Michael Dib, GPPSS and Mary Beth Garvey, LMSW.
Presenters: Nancy Piatek and Debra Jay. Tips for people who find themselves in the middle of taking care of aging relatives as well as balancing their own lives. Presented at Barnes Early Childhood Center, March 17, 2013. Read more: Taking Care While Giving Care: Coping with the Challenges of the Sandwich Generation
The third of four Family Center Ask the Experts Series being presented in partnership with Beaumont Hospital, Grosse Pointe and Spirit of Women at Beaumont.
Ian Kinder of Live Safe Academy conducted a self-defense class especially for women at Barnes Early Childhood Center.
VIP reception with hors d’ouevres, dinner, silent auction and live auction by auctioneer Dan Jenuwine.