Region News
National News
MN SWAP Resources
Region 5

Region Representative

Tish Peterson, ADC
Parkview Nursing Home
102 CSAH 9
Belview, MN 56214
Ph. 507-938-4151Email:

The activity professionals of Region 5 (WCAPA) meet on the 3rd Wednesday during the months of March, May, July, August, September and November. Meetings begin at 9:00 a.m. and are held at the Pizza Ranch in Redwood Falls. The June meeting is set aside for an Activity Assistant Workshop, with education sessions designed to address and meet the needs of the assistants.

Continuing Education credits (4 hours) are provided at each meeting, at a cost of $30 for members of Region 5 ($35 for non-members). Annual membership dues are still only $5. Morning coffee, rolls, and noon lunch is included in the meeting fee.

For additional information and a list of meeting dates and speakers, please do not hesitate to contact Tish Peterson

2017 Region 5 Meeting Dates and Topics

June 21: Vitual Dementia; Memory Care, presenter Jackie Espring. Location at Garnett Gardens in Redwood Falls.

July 19: Morning Session: Grief Support, presenter Judie Dunlop. Afternoon Session: Music and Memory, presenter Lindsey Beyer

August 16: St. Croix Hospice Services

September 13: Presenter: Julie Reginek