Senior Seminar Series

Have your all questions answered by Ted Gotlieb, Certified Senior Advisor®, Founder of The Senior Learning Institute®, and Certified Downsizing Coach™, of the Senior Learning Institute and his panel of professionals in the industry.  Their promise is to provide unbiased information & trusted resources for the elderly and their advocates. Offering free senior learning seminar series and reliable resources, they want you to make well informed decisions while helping to navigate age related issues. Independent Senior Advisor advice without cost or obligation. 

 Please pre-register for the seminar by going to their webpage at or by calling 314-400-8102.  

The seminars listed below will be held at the Sunset Hills Community Center.  The Senior Learning Institute also hosts seminars at other locations on other dates.  Visit their webpage to see more dates and locations.

Senior Learning Institute

March 21: Ask the Attorney: Estate Planning Q&A: 10am-11:30am 

At this informative seminar, you will gain the knowledge needed about wills, trusts, advanced directives, power of attorneys, probate, and more. Get your questions answered by St. Louis Area Estate and Elder Law Attorneys. Attendees will also be offered a FREE State of Missouri Health Care Directive to complete.

April 18: Estate Planning Matters: 10am-11:30am  

We’re finishing up our discussion on Advance Directives and other estate planning tools as well introducing the importance of ongoing financial and tax planning. We’ll also touch on estate liquidation.

May 16: Ask the Healthcare Professional: 10am-11:30am  

There are many aspects to senior wellness. In this seminar, a panel of healthcare professionals will be providing tips, advice, and answers to your questions. Learn from medical, pharmaceutical, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and psychology experts.

June 20: Tips to Living Longer: 10am-11:30am  

Studies show that seniors are living longer and this seminar will help you live it to the fullest. Find tips from experts on staying fit, keeping your mental health happy, and best practices for nutrition. This seminar will keep you going for years to come!

September 19: The Perfect Gift: 10am-11:30am  

Give your family the gift of peace of mind! In this seminar, you will learn how to easily settle your estate and get the resources you need to make sure that your wishes are followed.

October 17: Aging In the Right Place: 10am-11:30am  

There’s no place like home - especially during your senior years. In this seminar, you will learn how to safely stay in your home as long as possible. Explore easy fixes, senior-friendly renovations, and maintenance. Get the resources you need to stay put for a long time, then to sell when the time is right for you.

November 21: The Truth About Senior Living: 10am-11:30am  

What’s it really like to make the big move? Hear from senior living community experts, as well as from people just like you who have moved into senior living. Armed with the inside scoop, you’ll be able to decide if and when a senior living community is right for you or your loved one.

December 19: I’m With the Government and Here to Help: 10am-11:30am  

Access to the government benefits that you have earned over your lifetime is a right of passage that can be very helpful financially. At this seminar, we dive deep into the world of government benefits and cover topics such as Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, Veterans Administration Benefits, meals, transportation, advocacy, and more. Learn how to best utilize your benefits on a federal and state level.