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Extension Homemakers Educational Lessons

August 1, 2019

The 2019-2020 Educational Lessons are scheduled. Call the Hamilton County office at 317-776-0854 to reserve your space.


September 18, 2019 (two evening lessons in one session)

 6:00 - 7:15 p.m.  Navigating the Generations (video series) Difficult Conversations and Aging in Place

Learn how to have those challenging conversations with your loved ones as they age.
See how the changes you can make to your family’s home will make it safe and accessible as your family member’s age.

Susan Peterson—Educator


October 23, 2019  (same thing offered twice in one day)

10:00 a.m. Explore IEHA website and lessons on file
OR  6:00 p.m.

Find out what lessons are available for teaching to your club. Make copies of handouts.

Bernie Huber—Program Assistant


March 4, 2020  (two lessons in one session) 

10:00 – 11:15 a.m. Navigating the Generations (video series) Navigating Healthcare and $cammed: Investment Fraud Revealed

Making decisions related to one’s well-being can be difficult in the midst of health concerns. Let us help you navigate that journey.
Don’t let your family become victims of money schemes! Learn how to keep your family’s money safe.

Susan Peterson—Educator


Navigating the Generations

A four-part video series which connects you to trained professionals and resources on topics related to aging including health, housing and finances

Difficult Conversations

Aging In Place

$cammed: Investment Fraud Revealed

Navigating Healthcare


IEHA website lessons

Food and Nutrition

Eat, Play, Grow: Creative Cooking with Kids
Have a Healthy Heart

Superfoods: Fruits & Vegetables
Coconut Craze
Cooking with Honey
Gluten Free - The Gluten Basics
Dinner's Ready...But is it Safe?
Mixes In a Jar
Healthy Eating When Eating Out

Family Resource Management
Fraud Alert
Reverse Mortgages.

Do You Want to Have a Say?
Oh No! I Think I've Just Been Scammed
Are You Really Prepared for Emergencies
What Is It With These New Light Bulbs?
Reduce Spending for Special Occasions & Holidays
Responding to Color as We Age
Have a Great Retirement
Understanding the New Layaway Plans
Frugality and Simple Living
Are You Really Prepared for Emergencies

Move It or Lose It
Prescription Drugs - A Bitter Pill in Indiana
Safe Disposal of Unneeded Medications
Let's Get Outside
Health of Your Home - Lead & Radon
Alphabet Soup: Making Sense of Vitamin & Mineral Supplement
Hydrating for Your Health
Fall Free: A Lesson on Fall Prevention
Portion Control
Sleep and Health
Take Time for Your Health
De-Stress in the Garden

Human Development
Growing Old Alone - Ways to Stay Active

Responding to Color as We Age
Reminiscence Writing
Stress & Self Care
Planning for Unexpected Life Events
The Value of Friendships
Building Strong Families Through Humor
Effective Team Time
As the "Golden Girls and Drum Majors" March On
Friendship Through the Years


IEHA Education Focus Group Lessons
Everyday Gardening For Everyone

Life Skills 101

Affordable Fun With the Family
Life Made Simple
Leave Your Excuses at the Door
Preserving Your Story

Other Educational Resources

Kraft Foods

Better Homes and Gardens

Southern Living



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