The annual POAMN conference will be held May 29-30, 2024, at Point Loma Community Presbyterian Church in San Diego, CA.  A full two-day program is planned to focus on the theme, the New Face of Aging: Transformative Approaches to Older Adult Ministry

The POAMN board is seeking presentations and workshops that will inform attendees about Older Adult Ministry-related resources that address the emerging challenges and needs of older adults, caregivers, and faith communities.

To propose a presentation for this event, please submit a title, a short abstract (150-200 words), a brief bio of yourself, and any questions to by February 15.

Suggested topics for presentations:

  • Purposeful living in later life
  • Loneliness
  • Dementia and Alzheimer’s
  • “Right-sizing” or downsizing our possessions and our homes
  • Aging in place
  • Technology assistance
  • Finding the right care community
  • Care-giving/care-partnering
  • Spirituality & aging
  • Leaving a faith legacy
  • Grandparenting issues
  • Intergenerational ministry connections
  • Successful older adult ministry-related activities in a church or community setting