2020 Educational Event Calendar

Jul
14
Tuesday

Virtually through Zoom.

1:30 pm - 2:45 pm

Ways to Avoid Financial Exploitation of Older Adults

Aimy Edwards, Branch Manager, Washington Federal will discuss ways to protect yourself and your loved ones from financial exploitation. Reservations are required. Please call Benevilla at 623-584-4999 click here to register online. 

Virtually through Zoom.

1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
Aug
19
Wednesday

Virtually through Zoom. Onsite availability to be determined.

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

“ALPHABET SOUP: AL, IL, MC or SNF” – FREE LIVE ONLINE EDUCATION WORKSHOP

Benevilla is excited to host another FREE “Educate with the Experts” workshop Wednesday, August 19, 2020 from 1:30 PM to 3:00PM.   This interactive forum is titled “Alphabet Soup – AL, IL, MC, SNF – What do they all mean?

Our expert C.A.R.E.S. Partners will help you learn the nuances between the different levels of care senior living facilities offer.  They will help you find the right community based on your needs, expectations, state of health and financial situation.  Learn the questions you should be asking when searching for the right facility for you or your loved one.

Reservations are required. Please call Benevilla at 623-584-4999 click here to register online. 

Virtually through Zoom. Onsite availability to be determined.

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Sep
16
Wednesday

Virtually through Zoom. Onsite availability to be determined.

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

“INDEPENDENCE IS KEY: OPTIONS FOR REMAINING INDEPENDENT AT HOME”- FREE EDUCATION WORKSHOP

Benevilla is excited to announce another free educational workshop on Wednesday, September 16th from 1:30 PM to 3:00PM.   This interactive presentation titled “Independent is Key” features expert senior care partners from our C.A.R.E.S. program.

Your loved one deserves to remain independent at home for as long as possible. Learn more about how to make this a reality with the many support services our experts have to offer.  Explore the options on keeping your loved one safe and secure at home for as long as possible and what resources are available.

Reservations are required. Please call Benevilla at 623-584-4999 click here to register online.

Virtually through Zoom. Onsite availability to be determined.

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Oct
14
Wednesday

Virtually through Zoom. Onsite availability to be determined.

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

“THE BIG DIFFERENCE: HOSPICE vs. PALLIATIVE CARE”- FREE EDUCATION WORKSHOP

The popular Benevilla “Education Event Series” continues with a new senior topic of concern Wednesday, October 14th.  These FREE workshops for seniors provide resources and practical solutions to address life’s changes.  Each workshop is led by a carefully selected group of professionals who provide guidance and answers to your questions.

The October 14th workshop called “The Big Difference: Hospice vs. Palliative Care” will provide attendees with solutions and strategies to handle the unexpected challenges they may face as health changes arise either with themselves or a loved one.  Our experts will explore the many hospice and palliative care choices available to you.  Too often, many of these important decisions are made during times of crisis.

Both palliative care and hospice care provide comfort and support when end of life choices are being made. Join us to decipher the differences between the two with guidance from our expert C.A.R.E.S. Partners.

Reservations are required. Please call Benevilla at 623-584-4999 click here to register online.

 

Virtually through Zoom. Onsite availability to be determined.

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Oct
27
Tuesday

Virtually through Zoom. Onsite availability to be determined.

1:30 pm - 2:45 pm

TAX PLANNING FOR THIS CHAOTIC TIME

The world has changed drastically since the end of 2019: An extreme market downturn stemming from the COVID-19 health crisis, a price war between two foreign oil superpowers, historically low interest rates and the passage of two major pieces of legislation in the SECURE Act and the CARES Act. Given all this economic uncertainty, it’s understandable if you are concerned with your financial situation.  Ken Mueldener, CPA,PLLC will discuss tax planning tips and give helpful suggestions for navigating tax planning in the midst of the international COVID-19 health crisis and economic downturn.

Reservations are required. Please call Benevilla at 623-584-4999 or click here to register online.

Virtually through Zoom. Onsite availability to be determined.

1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
Nov
6
Friday

Lord of Life Lutheran Church

8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Benevilla Caregiver Connect Event

Are you a family member caring for a loved one? The Benevilla Caregiver Connect is a free event offered to family caregivers providing expert guidance, valuable information and in-person advice for support on their caregiver journey.

 

Complimentary Breakfast / Expert Presentations / 50 Senior Care Vendors / On-Site Resource Specialists / Raffle Prizes / & So Much More…

 

Lord of Life Lutheran Church

8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Nov
12
Thursday

Virtually through Zoom. Onsite availability to be determined.

1:30 pm - 2:45 pm

HOW TO INVEST DURING UNCERTAINTY

2020 is off to a troubling start. The 10+year bull market has come to an end. Much of the world is sheltering at home in an effort to flatten the Corona Virus curve. At the same time, stock market values of some of your favorite companies dropped significantly. When panic sets in, investing can be a tricky process.  Stephen Harnden, CFP, CPA, Private Wealth Advisor with Affirm Wealth Advisors will discuss how to invest during uncertain times as well as smart ways to make charitable contributions.

Reservations are required. Please call Benevilla at 623-584-4999 or click here to register online.

Virtually through Zoom. Onsite availability to be determined.

1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
Dec
2
Wednesday

Virtually through Zoom. Onsite availability to be determined.

1:30 pm - 2:45 pm

ALL ABOUT ARIZONA STATE TAX CREDITS

The Arizona State Tax Credit program allows you to make a donation to an eligible organization and receive a dollar-for-dollar credit against Arizona state taxes owed.  By donating you get a say in how the money is spent by choosing which of the tax credit eligible organizations you contribute to.  Gary Frisch, MBA, CPA from Monheit Frisch Group, PLC will give an overview of and discuss the benefits of the various Arizona State Tax Credits.

Reservations are required. Please call Benevilla at 623-584-4999 or click here to register online.

Virtually through Zoom. Onsite availability to be determined.

1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
Dec
16
Wednesday

Virtually through Zoom. Onsite availability to be determined.

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

“GET YOUR DOCS IN A ROW” – FREE EDUCATION WORKSHOP

It is important to know your options when it comes to estate planning, trusts, powers of attorney and other challenging end of life matters.

Do you have your financial affairs in order?  Do you remember when you last reviewed your estate plan?  Do you know the difference between a will and a trust?  What are the best assets to leave to your family versus a charity?  Find answers to these questions and more at the Benevilla free “Educational Event Series” workshop titled “Get Your Docs in a Row” Wednesday, December 16, 2020.

Reservations are required. Please call Benevilla at 623-584-4999 click here to register online. 

Virtually through Zoom. Onsite availability to be determined.

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm