ECC Life Events

Senior with computer​Eagle Crest Communities is excited to Introduce ECC LIFE virtual events, where you can enjoy seminars and programs from the comfort of home. All of the educational programs are open to the public! Pre-registration is required for each event. A zoom link and any additional program-specific information will be shared via email a minimum of one week before the event for those who have registered.

Please contact Heather at 608-791-2709 or [email protected] with any questions.

June 23, 2021 | 2:00 pm

Medicare 101: Understanding the ABC’s of Medicare

Aging & Disability Resource Center of La Crosse County

This program is geared toward those who are already on Medicare. Tina Johnson, Elder Benefit Specialist and State Health Insurance Counselor with the Aging & Disability Resource Center of La Crosse County will provide a foundational understanding of Medicare – one letter at a time – covering the different parts of Medicare, especially the difference between tradition Medicare and Medicare Advantage.  We will Discuss the various costs and benefits associated with each letter and how to go about eligibility, enrollment and get you on the right plan and coverage option for you.  We will also talk about Medicare scams, understanding TV advertisements for Medicare and marketing rules for Medicare and Medicare Advantage plans as no one should be cold calling you to switch plans.

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July 21, 2021 | 2:00 pm

It’s a Seller’s Market Now! What You Should Know Before Selling Your Home

Cristina Kovaks

When in retirement, or approaching that stage in your life, your home could be one of your most valuable assets. Therefore, selling your house presents a different set of considerations than when you were younger. It takes careful planning to get the most out of your equity. Learn tips and tricks on planning ahead and have your questions answered in this session with Cristina Kovacs, Senior Real Estate Specialist with Gerrard-Hoeschler Realtors® 

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August 18, 2021 | 2:00 pm

Better Brain! Examining Health Through Focusing on Our Brain

Kelsey Flock, CTRS
Dementia Care Specialist
Aging & Disability Resource Center
La Crosse County

Are you curious about ways to take care of your brain? Did you know science is able to provide insights into how to make lifestyle choices that may help you keep your brain and body healthy as you age? Dementia is not a normal part of aging. We’ll talk about dementia prevalence, risk factors and prevention; learn about areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and provide tips for incorporating these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.

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