May Lunch and Learn Announced: Guardianship & Other Alternatives for Protecting Vulnerable Adults

Lunch and LearnHospice of the Red River Valley invites health care professionals to its May Lunch and Learn on Tuesday, May 19, 2015, from noon-1 p.m.

Kelly Qualey, NCG, executive director, with Guardian, Fiduciary & Advocacy Services, will present “Guardianship & Other Alternatives for Protecting Vulnerable Adults.”

In this session, participants will gain an understanding of who is considered a vulnerable adult and learn about available protective services. The session will also cover the processes for getting protective services established, including what to expect and how services are paid for.

Hospice of the Red River Valley is an approved provider of continuing education for social workers in North Dakota. This program has been approved for 1 contact hour for social workers.

For your convenience, Lunch and Learns will be held in five Hospice of the Red River Valley Office locations:

    • Fargo – 1701 38th Street SW, Fargo, N.D.
    • Detroit Lakes* – 1111 Highway 10, Detroit Lakes, Minn.
    • Grand Forks* – 2860 10th Avenue N., Ste. 400, Grand Forks, N.D.
    • Lisbon* – 415 Main Street, Lisbon, N.D.
    • Valley City* – 1240 W. Main Street, Valley City, N.D.


*The Detroit Lakes, Grand Forks, Lisbon and Valley City office locations will be connected via videoconference to the Fargo office where the live presentation will take place.

This event is free and open to all health care professionals, but pre-registration is required because space is limited. Participants may bring their own lunches; coffee and water will be provided.

RSVP to Missy Haut: or (701) 356-1563 one week prior to the Lunch and Learn, and indicate which location you will be attending.

Lunch and Learns in 2015 will be held every other month starting in January on the third Tuesday of the month from noon to 1 p.m. Specific topics and descriptions will be shared closer to each date.