2018

Title VI National Conference: Washington D.C.

Monday, August 13, 2018
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Thursday, August 16, 2018


Monday, August 13, 2018

Medicaid Billing For LTSS; Maximizing Title VI Dollars and Building Self-Sustaining Programs
    Long Term Care and Supportive Services
          Presented by: Elaina Seep
    Title VI and Medicaid Waivers 2018
          Presented by: Elaina Seep
    Building Sustainable Long-Term Care
          Presented by: Elaina Seep
    Tribal FMAP ARRA
          Presented by: Elaina Seep
     LTSS Claims Submission
          Presented by: Elaina Seep

Nutrition 101
    Nutrition 101 Part 1
         Presented by: Jean Lloyd, Ucheoma Akobundu, and Shelly Zylstra
    Nutrition 101 Part 2
         Presented by: Jean Lloyd, Ucheoma Akobundu, and Shelly Zylstra

Elder Justice
     Elder Justice Innovation Grants: Addressing Abuse in Indian Country
           Presented by: Aiesha Gurley
     Elder Justice Listening Session
           Presented by: Susan Lynch
     Department of Justice’s Elder Justice Initiative
​           Presented by: Susan Lynch

Serving Elders Through Collaboration: Seeking Other Resources
     Serving Elders Through Collaboration: Seeking Other Resources
          Presented by: Cynthia LaCounte and Laurai Atcitty

New Director’s Training
     New Title VI Director Orientation
         Presented by: Joyce Robinson-Wright, Lacey Boven, Courtney Hoskins, Larry McClendon, Shelly Zylstra

Evidence Based Programs
    Wisdom Warriors: Living Wise...Living Strong
         Presented by: Becky Bendixen and Melody Coleman

Caregiver Resources in Indian Country
     Durable Power of Attorney
         Presented by: Brenda House
     Native American Family Caregiver Support Program & National Family Caregiver Support Program
         Presented by: Mary Weston
     Title VI Events
         Presented by: Hannah Frazier and Beath Marsh

Record Keeping and Reporting
     Record Keeping and Reporting Part 1
         Presented by: Joyce Robinson-Wright, Lacey Boven, Courtney Hoskins, Larry McClendon, and Fong Yee
     Record Keeping and Reporting Part 2
         Presented by: Joyce Robinson-Wright, Lacey Boven, Courtney Hoskins, Larry McClendon, and Fong Yee
     Test Your Knowledge
         Presented by: Joyce Robinson-Wright, Lacey Boven, Courtney Hoskins, Larry McClendon, and Fong Yee

Strategies for Sustaining and Expanding Your Title VI Elders Program
     Sustainability Toolkit
         Presented by: Susan White


Tuesday, August 14, 2018

A Message from the Administration on Aging
     Title VI in 2018
         Presented by: Cynthia LaCounte

Independent Living Administration
     Independent Living Administration
         Presented by: Corinna Stiles


Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Best Practices in Tribal Nursing Homes: How to Meet the Needs of Tribal Elders
     Best Practices in Tribal Nursing Homes
         Presented by: Jordan Lewis, Debbie Dyjak, Ron Ross, Ina Weed-Hurley, Tami Reed, and Joseph Ray

Elder Codes of Conduct for Senior Centers (Policies and Procedures)
     Code of Conduct Overview, Code of Conduct for Elders, Code of Conduct for Staff
         Presented by: Rebecca Matuz and Mary Weston
     Elder Codes of Conduct for Senior Centers (Policies and Procedures)
         Presented by: Joyce Robinson-Wright and Courtney Hoskins

Building Partnerships to Connect Native Veterans to Care and Benefits
     VA Office of Tribal Government Relations
         Presented by: Clay Ward

Home and Community Based Services
     HCBS
         Presented by: Shelly Zylstra

Data Development and Use
     Data Development and Use
         Presented by: Kristen Hudgins and Collette Adamsen

Emergency Preparedness
     Blackfeet Emergency Preparedness
         Presented by: Carrie Bearchief-Evans
     Emergency Preparedness
         Presented by: Heidi Robertson
     Santa Clara Pueblo Senior Center
         Presented by: Lyle Lomayma

Caregiver Programs/Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
     Caregiver Programs/Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
         Presented by: Courtney Hoskins
     Grandparenting and Kinship Care
         Presented by: Mary Weston

Costing and Selling Meals
     Costing and Selling Meals
         Presented by: Fong Yee and Holly Greuling

Tribal Tool Kit – Elder Justice
     Tribal Elder Protection Team- Toolkit
         Presented by: Jacque Gray

Resources to Support Evidence-Based Chronic Disease Self-Management Education and Falls Prevention Programs in Native Communities
     Resources to Support Evidence-Based Chronic Disease Self-Management Education and Falls Prevention Programs in Native Communities
         Presented by: Kathleen Zuke and Chelsea Gilchrist

Everyday Evaluation: Some Tools and Tips to Get You Started
     Everyday Evaluation
         Presented by: Kristen Hudgins

Menu Planning: Food, Nutrients, Traditional Foods, and What Elders Want
     Menu Planning for Title VI Nutrition Programs
         Presented by: Jean Lloyd

Record Keeping and Reporting
     Record Keeping and Reporting
         Presented by: Fong Yee and Cecelia Aldridge

Supporting Those Living with Dementia
     Supporting Those Living with Dementia
         Presented by: Meredith Hanley and Kristen Felten

Transportation in Indian Country
     Tribal Transit Program Background
         Presented by: Doug Moore
     Transportation in Indian Country
         Presented by: Melissa Gray  

Reducing Under-Enrollment in Indian Country: Unlocking Key Benefits That Help Pay for Medicare Coverage
     Reducing Under-Enrollment in Indian Country: Unlocking Key Benefits That Help Pay for Medicare Coverage
         Presented by: Randy Feliciano and Clarissa A. Durán

Tribal Long Term Care Ombudsman
     Tribal Long Term Care Ombudsman Program
         Presented by: C. Ruth Albert-Tulene, Stephanie Barehand, Michelle Manuel, and Ruben Romero

Protecting and Strengthening Tribal and Native Grant Programs – Partnerships with the Government
     Protecting and Strengthening Tribal and Native Grant Programs – Partnerships with the Government
         Presented by: Courtney Hoskins
     Protecting and Strengthening Tribal and Native Grant Programs – Partnerships with the Government
         Presented by: James Ortmann, Andrea Tresse Berlin, Maritza Hawrey, and Brian Harris

Tribal Case Study - Southcentral Foundation & Lower Sioux
     Southcentral Foundation Elder Program
         Presented by: Christopher Klabunde
     Wicozani at Lower Sioux
         Presented by: Stacy Hammer

How to Develop a Simple Budget
     How to Create a Simple Budget
         Presented by: Fong Yee

Tai Ji
     Tai Ji
         Presented by: Marlene Gasco


Thursday, August 16, 2018

How to Effectively Apply and Plan for Other Funding
     How to Effectively Apply and Plan for Other Funding
         Presented by: Susan White

National Resource Center for Alaska Native Elders
     National Resource Center for Alaska Native Elders
         Presented by: Jordan Lewis

Elder Codes of Conduct for Senior Centers (Policies and Procedures)
     Code of Conduct Overview, Code of Conduct for Elders, Code of Conduct for Staff
         Presented by: Rebecca Matuz and Mary Weston
     Elder Codes of Conduct for Senior Centers (Policies and Procedures)
         Presented by: Joyce Robinson-Wright and Courtney Hoskins

Alzheimer’s Disease in Indian Country
     Indian Country and Alzheimer’s Disease
         Presented by: Dave Baldridge

Evidence Based Health Programs (Tai Ji/Wisdom Warriors)
     Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians
         Presented by: Marlene Gasco

NSIP
     Nutrition Services Incentive Program and Indian Tribal Organizations
         Presented by: Larry McClendon and Holly Greuling

Resources of the Administration for Native Americans
     Resources of the Administration for Native Americans
         Presented by: Jeannie Hovland

What Does the Redesigned Program Performance Report (PPR) Look Like? An Overview of PPR Changes
      What Does the Redesigned Program Performance Report (PPR) Look Like? An Overview of PPR Changes
         Presented by: Kristen Hudgins and Beth Michel

Adult Day Care, Assisted Living, and Personal Care
     Eagle Shield Center Blackfeet PCA Program
         Presented by: Carrie Bearchief-Evans
     Pueblo of Isleta Elder Center
         Presented by: Rita Jojola, Director

Let’s Talk Legal Assistance
     Let’s Talk Legal Assistance
         Presented by: Omar Valverde and Hilary Dalin

Title III and VI Working Together
     Title III and VI Working Together
         Presented by: Laurai Atcitty
     Southeast Senior Services
         Presented by: Marianne Mills

Allowable vs. Unallowable Expenditures
     Allowable vs. Unallowable Expenditures
         Presented by: Fong Yee

Dementia Assistance for Elders
     Dementia Assistance for Elders
         Presented by: Erin Long, Colette Browne, and Carol Hamblin
     Dementia Youth Storybook Intervention
         Presented by: Colette Browne and Shelley Muneoka

Traditional Foods
     Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma (and Nebraska)
         Presented by: Debra Echo-Hawk
     Traditional Foods on the Ground
         Presented by: Jean Lloyd, Micah Masten, Debra Echo-Hawk, and Stacy Hammer
     Revitalizing traditional Dakota foods at Lower Sioux
         Presented by: Stacy Hammer


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