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This group is for anyone who needs education and support in caring for an elderly parent, spouse, relative or friend.  We will cover a variety of topics including where to begin in assessing your loved ones, how to navigate the healthcare system, who should be part of your caregiving team, care planning, ways of paying for caregiving, what benefits might be available to your loved one, how to obtain services and benefits, caregiving basics, specialized caregiving needs and situations, family dynamics, how to select a caregiver, what to look for in a facility and a whole lot more!

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  • Jun 26, 2014 · 7:30 PM

    Caregiving Basics 101

    2 Senior Caregivers

    We will go over some basics on how to care for the elderly and discuss concerns and issues of group members.

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    "I have an background in legal studies, real estate, gerontology and grief counseling. As a caregiver to my aunt, I am so overwhelmed some days, I feel like I am in a sound-proof room and no one can hear the screams. Is training a blessing or a curse?"
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    "I am a retired baby boomer whose mother is 90, and I could use some advice and info."
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