Workshops & Events

Town Hall Happy Hour in O'NeillO'Neill Town Hall

Date: Monday, August 29, 2022
Time: 4:30-6:30 pm
Place: Handlebend Tap in O'Neill (215 E Douglas St.)

Join your senior living colleagues at Handlebend Tap in O'Neill on Monday evening, August 29th for the Town Hall Happy Hour. Nebraska senatorial candidates will be there to lead a solution-focused discussion on issues that are important to senior care. Hope to see you there! Please RSVP to Kierstin.

Leadership Boot Camp for Rural Providers

Date: Tuesday, August 30, 2022
Time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pmLeadership Boot Camp for Rural Providers
Location: The Evergreen Assisted Living
100 W Kros Dr
O'Neill, NE 68763 .

Join us on Tuesday, August 30, 2022 at The Evergreen Assisted Living in O'Neill for an intensive training for rural senior communities. We will be joined by speakers with experience in rural settings and dealing with the challenges that come along with living and working in rural communities.

Cost (includes course materials, lunch and breaks):

  LeadingAge NE Members   
  Student/Retirees $95






Sponsored by Gold Business Associate McKessonMcKesson logo

Continuing Education: 6.5 hours of continuing education from Nebraska DHHS Regulation and Licensure, Board of NHA has been approved for this conference. Appropriate records will be maintained for other disciplines to receive credit from their credentialing organizations. 6.5 nursing contact hours for all nurses, provided by IWCC, Iowa’s Board of Nursing Provider #6. 

Cancellation Policy: No refunds will be given for cancellations. Substitutions are welcome. However, if state surveyors are in your community at the time of the event, your registration fees can be applied to a future LeadingAge Nebraska event.

Audience: Assisted living & skilled nursing administrators and staff, including nursing leaders and directors, social services & other interdisciplinary members.

All The Lonely People screening & Reception

Wednesday, September 28, 2022, 5:00 pm
Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center, Lincoln, NE

LeadingAge Nebraska and Owlish are proud to be part of the introductory tour of All The Lonely People. All The Lonely People is a presentation centered around a documentary film followed by audience discussion. It places a human face on the hidden epidemic of chronic loneliness and social isolation. Built on hope, it shares the latest research and interventions for individuals and communities and leaves audiences feeling empowered and reconnected.


  • 4:00 pm Doors open at The Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center
  • 5:00 pm All The Lonely People screening begins
  • 6:15 pm Panel Discussion with community leaders and filmmakers
  • 7:00 pm Discussion continues next door in Van Brunt Visitor's Center with an hor d'oeuvres reception

LeadingAge Nebraska Fall Symposium


Thursday, September 29, 2022
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
The Lancaster County Extension Office, Lincoln, NE
Join us for the Fall Symposium, a full day of intensive training for senior staff at Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing Communities. The first half of the day will feature Deke Cateau, CEO of A.G. Rhodes, a nonprofit nursing home provider in Atlanta and LeadingAge National Board Member, teaching how to build a long-lasting culture of caring for staff and promoting their well-being. After lunch Patrick Campbell from Gold Business Associate CertiSurv will take the 2nd half of the day to look in-depth at survey prep, how to conduct your own mock-survey and what to look for in your community as you prepare for surveyors. He will also review the upcoming RoPs Phase 3 changes. Detailed examples and role-playing will help staff prepare for when surveyors appear at your door. This is a don't-miss-event for your community!

See our Education Calendar HERE for a complete list of upcoming events.