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Thursday, March 7, 2013
Free Family Caregiver Conference
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Family Caregiver Conference - Flower Mound
Friday, March 22, 2013
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Registration, refreshments, & exhibits start at 8:00 a.m.
The conference will be held at
Trietsch United Methodist Church
6101 Morriss Rd, Flower Mound, TX
This conference is for you if you are caring for or working with a family member
with chronic illness or disability
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or Call (817) 756-6460
Respite care – someone of your choice may be able to stay with the older adult you care for during the conference for older adults living in the counties surrounding the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex.
Requests must be made no later than Monday, March 11, 2013.
Topics will include
·Critical Conversations & Self -Care - Andy Crocker, M.S., Texas A & M AgriLife Extension Services,
·Housing Options: What Are They & Who Pays for What? - Sara Rotenberry, LCSW, Senior Manager of Education & Outreach, Alzheimer's Association of Greater Dallas
·Medicare & The Affordable Care Act: Does It Affect Me? - Melinda Gardner, Certified Benefits Counselor, Area Agency on Aging of North Central Texas
From 12:30-1:30, for those registered and attending the conference,
two attorneys will answer brief questions.
Free Continuing Education Credit - 3.5 hours or .35 CEUs for social workers & licensed counselors.
Questions? Email email@example.com or call Zanda Hilger at (817) 756-6460
Staff from community services sponsors Area Agency on Aging of North Central Texas, Texas A & M AgriLife Extension Services, Alzheimer's Association, Greater Dallas Chapter, and REACH will provide information and answer questions.
Corporate conference sponsors will include Alert Response, Arbor House of Lewisville, Caring Transitions, Denton Rehab & Nursing, E-Senior Services, Flower Mound Assisted Living, Hammerle Finley Law, Home Instead Senior Care, IntegraCare Home Health & Hospice, Lewisville Estates Senior Living, Seniors Helping Seniors, STAR+ HealthSpring, The Cimarron Senior Living, United Healthcare, & Vitas Hospice.