Presentations

Presentations

The Senior Division is dedicated to providing an array of presentations for adults living in the Pleasant Valley Recreation and Park District, Camarillo and neighboring communities. All active adults are invited to attend.
Location: 1605 E. Burnley Street, Camarillo
Phone: (805) 482-4881
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9AM - 4PM 

Call 805-482-4881 to reserve your seat now!

Collette Excursion Presentations
New Orleans
Tuesday, September 19th 1pm
Presented by Tyler Reardon
This excursion is from April 23-27, 2018
Experience the French Quarter! This historic cultural hub of the city has an old-world charm that has attracted people from all over the world. Journey through Louisiana's swamp country.
Discover how to cook New Orleans style. Soak in the ambiance of the old south.

South Dakota
Tuesday, November 7th 1pm
Presented by Tyler Reardon
This excursion is from June 22-28, 2018
Highlights include Mount Rushmore, Deadwood, Pine Ridge Indian Reservation & Crazy Horse Memorial.
Tour the history of Black Hills Gold & stroll along the Presidential Trail. 


To find out more, join us for a presentation by Collette.  

Preventive Services, Scams & Public Benefits: How do these Help you?
Thursday, September 21st  10:30am
Presented by May Lee Berry with SCAN

A discussion about Preventive Services like shots & screening tests-at no cost to you.
Fraud-learn about scams & how to prevent, detect & report them.
Public Benefits & how to qualify for them.
 

Preventing Falls
Tuesday, September 26th 1pm
Presented by Michelle Michel with SCAN

This discussion is on preventing, reducing falls & related injuries. Increase your awareness of the risk factors for falling inside & outside of the home.
Discuss ways to prevent or manage falls in older adults & develop a personal fall prevention plan. 

The Importance of Medication Adherence
Tuesday, October 3rd 1pm
Presented by Farzad Tafazzoli
A discussion about why a patient stops taking their medications. The role of a pharmacist in supporting medication adherence. Ways to increase adherence. 

Medicare Changes
Tuesday, October 17th 10:30am
Presented by May Lee Berry with SCAN
Do you have questions about the Medicare changes? This presentation will help answer all of your questions.
Presented by  the Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program(HICAP) and the County of Ventura Area Agency on Aging. 

Explore Your City
Tuesday, October 17th 1pm
Presented by Cris Hernandez
This class is a general overview of the local transit & how to obtain passes.
The instructor will be able to focus on the group & address any questions they might have. 

Memory Loss & Dementia: The Basics 
Tuesday, November 7th 1-3pm
Presented by Monica Shrader
Alzheimer's disease is not a normal part of aging. If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer's disease or dementia, it's time to learn the facts.
This presentation will provide information on detection, causes & risk factors, stages of the disease , treatment & much more. 

Making the Most of your Doctor Visits
Thursday, November 16th 10am
Presented by Michelle Michel with SCAN
A discussion on the importance of good communication between doctor & patient.
Learn key tips to help you better prepare so you can ensure that you get the most out of your face time with your doctor. 


HICAP 1 Stop
Thursday, November 16th 10am-1pm
Presented by Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program
Open Enrollment Free Counseling.
HICAP Counselors will run a Prescription Drug Plan comparison for you. Receive counseling on Medicare Advantage Plans, Medigap, Employer Group, Retiree Plans & Medi-Cal. Enroll in a stand-alone Prescription Drug Plan for 2017.