Visiting Nurse & Hospice talks about adult children and their parents

Wilton’s Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Fairfield County hosted a free presentation and panel discussion called Let’s Talk: Adult Children and Their Parents with guest speaker, Shannon White, at the Fairfield Senior Center on Wednesday, Feb. 26 at 6 p.m.

Ms. White is the pastor of the Wilton Presbyterian Church and author of a book entitled, The Invisible Conversations with Your Aging Parents.

Ms. White offered practical advice and ways to alleviate stress with respect to frank and open communications and foster a deeper connection in relationships.

Following her presentation, Ms. White was joined by a panel of experts in a discussion about the important issues that need to be dealt with in families. The panel included experts in elder law, healthcare, social work and dementia care and they discussed such vital concerns as legal matters (living wills, last will and testament, power of attorney) and healthcare issues (caregiving, memory loss, end-of-life decisions).

Registration: Fairfield Senior Center, 203-256-3166.