On My Mind: Social Isolation & Mental Well-Being


  • Wednesday, Jul 24, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

LOCATION: Rochester Art Center - 40 Civic Center Dr SE

EVENT CATEGORIES: Arts & Culture | Educational

EVENT COST: $5, FREE for Rochester Art Center Members!

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JULY 24 // 6 - 8 pm // GENERAL ADMISSION $5 // RAC MEMBER Free Social isolation is linked to mental disorders and brain-based conditions such as anxiety, depression, cognitive decline, and Alzheimer’s disease. Isolation-induced disorders impact those who experience them, their families, social and health services, and health care costs. Following a tour of the exhibit, a panel will discuss social isolation and mental health concerns among the more vulnerable groups of seniors, persons with disabilities, rural residents, and persons of color. Panelists: -April Sutor, Family Service Rochester -Laurie Brownell, Southeastern Minnesota Area Agency on Aging - Marti Riley, Board Chair SE MN Area Agency on Aging Moderator: -Dave Beal, Family Service Rochester