Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge, will be held October 7, 2017 at the Hilton Garden Inn at 2500 Neabsco Common Place, Woodbridge. This conference will feature educational sessions every hour throughout the day as well as an Exhibit Hall where attendees will have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with representatives from many local organizations that offer products and services available to family caregivers and those in their care.
Strategic Management Partners announced today that Arlene Edwards of the Parkinson Social Network will share her personal experiences as a “been there, done that” care partner in a session focusing on life with Parkinson’s disease and how care partners can best help their loved ones at Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. Despite a growing awareness and the help of well-known people living with Parkinson’s like Michael J. Fox and Mohammed Ali, Parkinson’s disease is still often misunderstood. That’s not at all surprising given that doctors and scientists are learning how complex it is in their search for a cure.
Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a Conference to Empower Family Caregivers with Resources and Knowledge will be held on Saturday, October 7, 2017, from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm at Hilton Garden Inn, 2500 Neabsco Common Place, Woodbridge.
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.