Date: February 19, 2019

Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: Knollwood Baptist Church

Speakers:  Sandra Rinaldi, Vice-President of Aging Resources, Senior Services, Crystal L. Norman, MHA, Program Coordinator for Elder Care Choices (Senior Services)

Objectives:  This program will provide an overview of key housing options for older adults.  Additionally, we will discuss how to begin developing a plan for where you or your older relatives will live.  Finally, we hope to inspire you to be a prepared caregiver or consumer.

Sandra S. Rinaldi, MS, LPC 

Sandra has worked in the social services field, with older adults, for more than 20 years.

She holds a Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling and a Bachelor’s in Psychology with a minor in Social Work. She has held various positions throughout her career in aging which includes her work as a case manager/social worker for a home health agency, an assistant director of a senior center and currently as the vice president of aging resources for Senior Services, Inc.

Crystal L. Norman, MHA

Crystal Norman is the Program Coordinator for Elder Care Choices, a division of Senior Services Inc. and has over twelve years’ experience in long-term care. In her current role, she assists employees who are caring for an older adult with resource options, Medicare questions, and long-term care education. Within this role, she receives continued training for Medicare counseling through the Senior Health Insurance Information Program, also known as SHIIP. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Chapel Hill and Master’s degree in Healthcare Administration from Winston-Salem State University. Crystal is a Tarheel fan and a mother to Vera, her 2-year-old daughter.

We are grateful for our program sponsors for February:  Choice Connections of North Carolina and Arbor Acres.