The first annual conference of the Meals on Wheels Association of Florida (MOWAF) is set for September 26 – 27, 2013 at Springhill Suites, 8601 Vineland Avenue, Orlando. It’s theme, “Responding to the Challenge” will address the newly passed Managed Care Act and how it may affect organizations, as well as best practices for agencies and organizations providing services to the aging population.
Accessible Solutions is a Gold Sponsor of the event. In addition, Greg Prosser, President of Accessible Solutions, is a guest speaker for a breakout session Friday, September 27, on technological advancements and trends in the aging industry. In addition, the conference will provide a keynote by Peggy Miller, former CEO of Broward Meals on Wheels and 2010/2011 Chair of the Meals on Wheels Association of America. The conference includes two days of break out sessions, networking, takeaways and more.
This is a great opportunity for Florida agencies to get involved in a regional organization dedicated to the issues and important topics facing them. This non-profit association aims to provide leadership training and one voice for senior nutrition programs in the state of Florida. They are dedicated to advocacy, education and empowerment to member organizations through regular communication, membership meetings and an annual conference. For more information about MOWAF call 813-238-8410.