East Texas Council of Governments (ETCOGs) Area Agency of Aging will host the 24th Annual REACH Conference at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex, October 7-8, 2015, 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The REACH (Regional Education on Aging, Caregiving and Healthcare) Conference is an annual event that offers training for social workers, nurses, activity professionals, licensed nursing facilities, administrators and others that work with the elderly. This year's conference, themed "Power of the Past, Force of the Future," is a collaborative effort to provide educational workshops, plenary sessions and networking opportunities for professionals, caregivers, and anyone interested in issues regarding the elderly. Early registration is $100 if registered and paid by Ocotber 3rd; after October 3rd. late registration and on-site registration is $125. Registration forms can be obtained online at www.etcog.org/404/REACH_Conference.htm. For further information, please contact 903-218-6523, or via email Al.Pippins@etcog.org.