Register now for the Gerontology Workshop – "Aging with Disabilities and Quality of Life"


Contributed by Kat Burton

The "Aging with Disabilities and Quality of Life“ workshop will be held Wednesday, November 14th, from 2 to 4:30 p.m. at the Country Inn and Suites, 1100 Danby Road, Ithaca (just 5 minutes south of the college).

Pat Montanez and Edina Williams-Batar, from the Franziska Racker Centers, will offer a presentation focused on important issues related to aging and people with disabilities. It will also examine how building connections within the community strengthens and lends valued resources to seniors.

IC faculty and students may attend at no charge, but must register. For more detailed information and to register visit,

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Denise Wells at 274-1607, or by email at well in advance of the workshop.