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Feb-05-11 February Workshops at Mercer County Connection
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Planning for Incapacity Workshop
TRENTON, N.J. - Planning for incapacity is an important and often overlooked part of estate planning that covers how you are cared for in the event you become physically or mentally unable to care for yourself.
At the “Planning for Incapacity” workshop, you can learn more about planning for your future, living wills, last will and testament, power of attorney, and guardianship. The seminar, led by Susan Knispel, an attorney with the Mercer County Legal Services Project for the Elderly, will be held from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 17 at County Connection, Route 33 at Paxson Avenue, Hamilton, in the Acme shopping center. The workshop is free.
To reserve a space, call the County Connection at (609) 890-9800.
Taking Care of your Heart
TRENTON, N.J. - Heart disease does not develop overnight. It is a gradual, lifelong process that people cannot feel happening.
Physical inactivity, smoking, high blood pressure, obesity and diabetes have all been shown to influence the development and severity of heart disease.
Fortunately, you can take steps now to prevent heart disease and live a healthier lifestyle.
Come to Mercer County Connection from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 24 for a free blood pressure screening and to find out about heart health. Guest speaker Dr. Pirouz Parang, a cardiologist with Capital Health Systems, will instruct attendees on how to keep the heart healthy.
Mercer County Connection is located at Route 33 at Paxson Avenue, in the Acme Shopping Center, in Hamilton. Please call (609) 890-9800 to reserve your seat. This workshop is free.