SCCC 127: Aging

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Learning Objectives:
There are many myths and stereotypes about the aging process and  what older individuals need and want. This course will dispel some of those stereotypes and provide a more accurate description of what it means to grow older today.
Course Significance:
Individuals that work with seniors frequently state that they have a passion for working with the elderly. A servant heart is critical to those in this profession. It is also important to  recognize  some of the  challenges facing older Americans today. This course will provide some  basic information to help senior center staff understand  some of those challenges and what they can do to help.