Here's an event I saw in the Chicago Tribune that would be a great resource for Caregivers to take advantage of!
Are you a caregiver? To Expand your Network Attend…
A Systematic Approach to Building Your Caregiver Network
The Northern Suburbs’ First Annual Family Caregiver Conference
Monday, April 22, 2013
8:30 a.m.–3 p.m
Hosted by Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter
2050 Claire Court, Glenview, il
Come together with other family caregivers for support and the opportunity to gather valuable information and resources to assist you in building your own caregiver network. In addition to six presentations, participants will have access to twenty information tables that will introduce you to local vendors and companies who support family caregivers.
Key Legal Issues for Family Caregivers:
Janna Dutton, JD, Attorney and Partner, Dutton & Casey, P.C.
Personal Family Caregiving Story:
Springs Eternal: A Roadmap Through Anticipatory Grief:
Alison Hutner, A.M., LCSW, Social Worker, Midwest CareCenter
Therapy to Relieve Stress & Promote Relaxation:
Sharon Palmatier, CMP, Certified Aromatherapist
Resources Available to Family Caregivers:
Heather Resnick, MA and Kimberly Hand, MS, CMC, North Shore Senior Center
Free to attend! Pre-registration required.
RSVP to Lecia Szuberla@elderwerks.com or call (847)462-0885
Continental breakfast and lunch provided. Inquire about respite care for your loved one while you attend the conference.