Colleen Walker will present "Activities of Daily Living Success" at Navigating the Caregiving Journey on October 7

Colleen Walker of Brookdale Senior Living – Arlington will give a presentation on “Activities of Daily Living Success” at Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. She will provide valuable and practical information, tips, and techniques to help caregivers provide hands-on care for activities of daily living.

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AARP Virginia & Prince William Area Agency on Aging to Exhibit at Navigating the Caregiving Journey on October 7

Strategic Management Partners announced  that AARP – Virginia and the Prince William County Area Agency on Aging will exhibit at Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. Attendees of the conference will have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with representatives from these organizations as well as many others. “There are so many advantages to meeting face-to-face to get information – you can discuss the particulars of your own situation and how the resources apply to you and your loved one,” said conference organizer Barbara French.

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Lisa McFarren-Polgar will speak on Medicare at Navigating the Caregiving Journey on October 7

Strategic Management Partners announced today that Lisa McFarren-Polgar of Starling Benefits will provide a robust overview of Medicare, all of its parts and key timing elements at Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. She will discuss when Medicare pays for skilled nursing and when it does not, key times of the year to switch from one plan to another, what the difference is between Medicare Advantage and Original Medicare, and the financial penalties of delaying some key decisions. “The information will empower you to get the best insurance coverage for your situation and budget,” said conference organizer Barbara French.

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Heidi Garvis will lead session on Senior Housing & Care Options at Navigating the Caregiving Journey on October 7

Strategic Management Partners announced today that Heidi Garvis of Caring Considerations will lead one of the educational sessions at Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. Her session will address the differences between levels and types of care such as assisted living, memory care, and skilled nursing as well as the cost of senior living and care. “You’ll get valuable information and tools to develop a short-term and long-term plan for care and housing,” said organizer Barbara French. “You’ll leave this session with peace of mind knowing how to make the best choice for your loved one,” added Pat Manalio, Director of Strategic Management Partners.

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Dan Campbell, LCSW, to speak on Self Care Strategies at Navigating the Caregiving Journey on October 7

Strategic Management Partners announced today that Dan Campbell, LCSW, will address the attendees at Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. He’ll present proven techniques to help caregivers deal with the stress they encounter on a daily basis. “We’re very fortunate to have Dan as one of the speakers at this event,” said organizer Barbara French. “You’ll leave his session feeling much more in control of your situation,” added Pat Manalio, Director of Strategic Management Partners.

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Senior Care Expert Marie Woodard to present "Making the Most of your Doctor Appointment" at Navigating the Caregiving Journey on October 7

Strategic Management Partners announced today that Marie Woodard will speak at Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. She’ll offer proven strategies to get the most from a doctor’s visit. “We’re excited to bring Marie to this event,” said organizer Barbara French. “She’ll take the guesswork out of how to prepare for and participate in your own and your loved one’s medical appointments.”

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