Join us for an enlightening and educational event focused on "Moving the Needle: Improving Older Adult Nutrition Security." This virtual gathering will address crucial aspects of older adult nutrition, shedding light on the prevalence and impact of malnutrition in this demographic.
- Understand the prevalence and impact of older adult malnutrition.
- Recognize reputable nutrition information.
- Explore the scope of existing community nutrition programs and resources.
- Learn about the role and services of the Councils on Aging.
Featured Guest Speaker:
Tara Hammes, RD (she/her/hers)
Manager of Healthy Aging & Nutrition
Massachusetts Councils on Aging
Tara Hammes, a Registered Dietitian with 25 years of experience, is our esteemed guest speaker. With a specialization in community nutrition and emergency food programs, Tara has dedicated the last decade to preventing older adult malnutrition. Currently serving as the Manager of Healthy Aging & Nutrition at the Massachusetts Councils on Aging, Tara provides invaluable technical assistance on healthy aging, wellness, and nutrition programs.
Don't miss this opportunity to gain insights from a seasoned expert and enhance your understanding of older adult nutrition.
Let's work together to ensure the well-being of our older adults by improving nutrition security. We look forward to your participation in this important discussion.