A series of educational workshops hosted by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and The Alverno Senior Care Community can offer help regarding senior care including long-term care, access, costs, and gathering the correct documentation. 

The workshop series includes development of a notebook of financial records, presentations by community experts, case studies, and discussion.

Sessions include:

• Understanding Where to Begin

• Planning Essentials

• Paying for Care

• Communicating Effectively and Community Resources

The sessions take place Feb. 5, 12, 19, and 26 from 3:30-5 p.m. at The Alverno Senior Care Community located at 849 13th Ave. N. in Clinton.

Light refreshments will be provided. Registration, which is regularly $35, is free due to a sponsorship by The Alverno. To register, call The Alverno Senior Care Community at (563) 242-1521 or email Deb Bergmann: AlvernoInfo@mercyhealth.com

Registrations are due by Feb. 4. Space is limited.