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Your Path to Wellness: Exploring Health, Fitness and Key Enrollment Deadlines

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In a world that's all about feeling good, we've got your back. Whether you're into brain hacks, fitness frenzies or just want to live your best life, we've got the scoop on all things health-related. Get ready to dive into a world of wellness events and programs where we'll dish out the latest info, expert tips and real-life tricks to help you feel your best.

And speaking of staying healthy, we'll keep you posted on those important application and enrollment deadlines for programs like the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Medicare and more! Whether it's boosting your brainpower, caring for a loved one, getting sweaty in the gym or just making some healthier choices, we've got you covered. So, grab your water bottle and join us on this epic journey to a healthier, happier you!

*Please note - Pre-registration is required for all events and virtual programs.


Disrupting Dementia: Empowering Minds and Inspiring Lives
Virtual (online)
Join us for an engaging four-part series that explores the world of dementia and brain health. This series is designed to provide knowledge and practical strategies to help optimize cognitive health.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to expand horizons and ignite positive change – for you, your family and your community. Reserve your spot today for our weekly series, taking place every Thursday in October from 11:00 am to 12:00 noon.
Date: Every Thursday in October, beginning October 5, 2023
Time: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
For more information and to RSVP: Click this link.

Discover Tech: Digital Discovery series
(Online and in person)
Unravel the mysteries of the digital age and equip yourself with essential tech knowledge to enhance your well-being through digital empowerment. These engaging sessions will provide valuable insights into the ever-evolving world of technology. Mark your calendar for these upcoming sessions, available both virtually and in person at select locations, on select dates.
Dates: Every two weeks, beginning October 5, 2023 through December 13, 2023.
Times: Vary
For dates, times and to pre-register, visit this link.

U-M Healthy Aging Series: Prepare, Prevent and Get Proactive!
Virtual (online)
Join us for the second annual U-M Healthy Aging Series which seeks to explore how older adults can live long and healthy lives. Medical experts will share findings from their research and clinical practice to provide practical strategies for healthy aging.

These programs are free, virtual, and open to the public. Mark your calendar for Fridays in October, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm.
Date: Every Friday in October, beginning October 6, 2023.
Time: 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Pre-Registration is required: Click here for more information and to register.

Medicare Open Enrollment: Make the most of Medicare!
Medicare health and drug plans can make changes each year—things like cost, coverage, and what providers and pharmacies are in their networks. October 15 to December 7 is when all people with Medicare can change their Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage for the following year to better meet their needs.
Dates: Sunday, October 15, 2023 - Thursday, December 7, 2023.
For more information and to preview 2024 health and drug plans, visit
Need additional help? Contact the Michigan Medicare and Medicaid Program (MMAP) with this link.

MI Sisters and Friends
With the presidential election around the corner, we’re sure you’ve got something to say!

Join us for our 3rd MI Sisters & Friends event where we’ll gather together to elevate ballot box issues important to women. You’ll hear from a few prominent women including Ethel Isaacs Williams, National President of The Links, Incorporated, Edna Kane Williams, AARP Executive Vice President, and another very special, nationally recognized guest.
Date: Friday, October 27, 2023
Time: 11:30 am to 1:30 pm
Location: Detroit, MI
For more information and to RSVP: Click this link.


ACA (Affordable Care Act) Open Enrollment:
Open enrollment for 2024 health coverage will run from November 1, 2023 through January 15, 2024. Michiganders can shop for a health insurance plan by visiting the Health Insurance Marketplace or by calling 800-318-2596.
Dates: Wednesday, November 1, 2023 - Monday, January 15, 2024.
For more information, visit the Health Insurance Marketplace with this link.
Need additional help? Contact the Michigan Medicare and Medicaid Program (MMAP) with this link.

For a full schedule of events and activities in Michigan, click this link!

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