Issue 38, April 2016



Celebrating 11 Years as Leading
Resource for Boomers and Seniors

  
Issue 38, April 2016

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FREE AARP Conference

Health INNOVATIONS @50
Enjoy a full day of content including industry leaders speaking on aging technology and caregiving. 10 health tech companies pitching before experts, investors and AARP community.

Wednesday, April 27
Plug and Play Tech Center
440 N. Wolfe Rd,
Sunnyvale, CA

FREE for AARP members.
Info: http://health50.org/


FREE Senior Symposium

Lunch included

Healthy & Active Aging in Silicon Valley

Keynote: Dr. Laura Carstensen, Stanford
University Center on Longevity:
"Why Should We Look Forward to Growing
Older?" 

Friday, May 6
10am to 2:30pm
Mexican Heritage Plaza
1700 Alum Rock Ave
San Jose, CA
Info: 408.793.4309
www.sccgov.org


Must Read

Money Tips

Ask the Money Lady

By Evelyn Preston

What Are Some Myths About Money,
Especially Related to Seniors?

• Older people need the majority of assets in bonds

• You’ll spend much less in retirement

• Medicare will cover most healthcare costs

• Moving to retirement havens will save you money  (i.e, Florida & Arizona)

Read More.

Must Read

Making a Difference

"Who Am I?"

By Walter M. Bortz, II, MD—America's renowned authority on wellness and longevity. Author: "Dare To Be 100."

I ask: "Just what is aging anyway?"

Are we sucking energy from our home, our loved ones, our nation? Are we a resource or liability? Read More.

COMING SOON!

ActiveOver50 2nd Annual Bay Area Housing Guide

Special Summer/July Issue

Last year’s special HOUSING guide was a huge success and this year’s guide will be bigger and better including a directory of 55+ active adult communities.

It’s the Bay Area’s most comprehensive resource guide on housing options for boomers and seniors including retirement communities, senior apartments, manufactured homes, aging in place and alternative housing
(tiny houses, cruise ships, shared housing).

For editorial and advertising opportunities, contact Larry Hayes.
Email: larry@activeover50.com. 408.921.5806.


CURRENT EVENTS

Bay Area Senior Games
10th Anniversary
April 30-June 4, 2016
Info: 650.323.9400
bayareaseniorgames.org


FREE Senior Fitness Assessment
Northwest YMCA
Wednesday, May 25
2083 Alves Drive
Cupertino, CA
Info: 408.257.7160


Senior Resource Fair
Senior Roundtable of Santa Clara
Thursday, September 15
Campbell Community Center
Campbell, CA
Info: call Liz 408.205.9856


Aging2.0 AgeTech Expo
On-Demand Home Care

November 19-20
San Francisco
Info: www.aging2.com


International Council on Active Aging
National Conference
November 19-21
New Orleans
Info: www.icaa.cc