2017 Base Camp

Thanks to all our 2017 Healthy Aging Base Campers!  We look forward to continuing the journey with you as we reach for new pinnacles in healthy aging!


Need a reminder which workshops you took?
Take a look at the 2017 Healthy Aging Base Camp program here.

Opening Session Keynote:  Dr. Carla Perissinotto
The Health Effects of Loneliness & Isolation on Older Adults

Closing Session Keynote:  Dr. Crystal Glover
Power of the Patient Perspective: Facilitating Health Equity Through Cultural Competency

VIDEO:  Opening and Closing Session Keynote Speakers

Workshop PowerPoints and resources:

A1 - Ready, Set, Grow!  Making the Case for Expanding Self-Management Programs

A2 - Working in Wisconsin to Prevent Diabetes and Its Complications

A3 - Resilience and Trauma-Informed Care for Older Adults

A4 - From Research, to Practice, to People:  Wisconsin's Health Promotion Landscape

A5 - Bridging the Gap of Non-Participation by Better Understanding the Barriers

B1 - Mental Health & Aging: Unique Challenges and Opportunities

       PowerPoints Part 1

      PowerPoints Part 2

B2 - How to Link Up with Hospitals and Clinics - and Build Up Health Promotion Program Referrals

B3 - Adapt & Accommodate: Easy Program Modifications for People with Sensory Impairments

B4 - Promising Practices in Dementia Care in Wisconsin Communities

B5 - Finding, Managing, and Retaining Health Promotion Program Volunteers

C1 - Better Together - Building Your Intergenerational Community

C2 - Partnerships that Produce - Aging & Public Health Collaborations

C3 - Ready, Set, Grow!  Making the Case for Expanding Stepping On Falls Prevention Workshops

C4 - Evidence-Based Physical Activity Methods and Interventions - Proven to Get People Movin

  • Fit Together (PALS) video -- coming soon!
C5 - Supporting Family Caregivers - We Have an Intervention (and an App) for That!


Five CEUs will be issued via email by the University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point within 4 weeks following Base Camp.

For Certified Health Educators and Master Certified Health Educators: 
5 CECHs (Category 1) are available for your participation in 2017 Healthy Aging Base Camp.  The evaluation form is available at Base Camp or download this fillable PDF. 
You must complete the evaluation form and return it to us by July 1, 2017.