Welcome to the Philadelphia Chapter
||The Philadelphia TTN Chapter is a vibrant and inclusive community of professional women from across the Greater Delaware Valley, including Philadelphia, the Philadelphia suburbs and Southern New Jersey
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|We are a community of women, 50 and forward, who:
Chair: Fatima Class
Dealing with Loss in a Peer Group
At the Peer Group (PG) Liaison meeting in November 2016, our PG Liaisons and the PG Advisory Committee (picture to the right) tackled the subject of loss experienced within a peer group. The discussion was facilitated by Carolyn Walter, a member of our PG Advisory Committee and a noted expert in the field of loss, transition and transformation. Carolyn stressed the importance of and need for grieving as a natural response to loss. The PG liasons embraced the topic and came back with new insights on how to handle the loss experience. Read more...
January 15, 2017
TTN Visits the Shoe Museum
TTN members made three visits to the Shoe Museum on January 11th, 13th and the 20th. The museum is housed in part of Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine. The visits are limited to ten people so we had to offer three sessions to get all the interested members in.
January 1, 2017
Current Trends in Successful Aging: Dr. Zvi Gellis Presentation to TTN
On October 21, 2016, Dr. Zvi Gellis, Professor and Director of UPenn's Center for Mental Health and Aging, delivered a unique presentation for TTN Philadelphia on "Current Trends In Successful Aging". Please read the attached article to glean more insights on the latest research into successful aging and what you can do to "Age Well and Live Fully". Read more...
October 1, 2016
It's a Wrap: 2015 Giving Circle Grant to Penn's Village
In July 2015 the Giving Circle awarded a $10,000 grant to Penn’s Village to fund a pilot program of their innovative Health Pals initiative. We are pleased to report on the results of our grant. Read more...