Tips and Tools for Caregivers
Thank you to our Tips and Tools for generous sponsors: Caregivers A special conference for caregivers Friday, November 6, 2009 Waterloo, IA 50704-0388 Cedar Valley Community Church 3520 Ansborough Avenue Waterloo, IA 50701 P.O. Box 388 Sponsored by Tips and Tools Schedule of Events Registration for Caregivers November 6, 2009 Required Whether you are caring for a spouse, looking 8:00-8:30 Registration/Refreshments Registration deadline is October 30, 2009. after a parent, loved one or neighbor, this 8:30-9:00 Welcome and Announcements Space is limited. Cost to attend this conference conference is for you! Hawkeye Valley Area Paula Krueger, Executive is $10 per person. Please complete this Agency on Aging understands how stressful Associate, Iowa Association of registration card and return it along with your caregiving can be and we want to help! “Tips Area Agencies on Aging payment to: and Tools for Caregivers” is a day for you to 9:00- 9:15 Chris Carter, KWWL News Hawkeye Valley Area Agency on Aging take a break, relax with other caregivers and Anchor and Familly Caregiver 2101 Kimball Avenue, Ste. 320 learn some valuable information to help you in Waterloo, IA 50702 9:15 - 10:30 Keynote Speaker your caregiving role. 319-272-1767 or 877-538-0508 Gary Barg, CEO and Editor In Chief Today’s Caregiver Name : Keynote Presentation Magazine and Panel of Experts “On Becoming a 10:30-10:45 Break Fearless Caregiver” 10:45-11:15 Gary Barg…Continued Address: Presented by 11:15-12:30 Lunch provided by Valley Gary Barg, CEO Services and Editor in Chief of 12:30-1:30 Gadgets and Gizmos Today’s Caregiver Gary Johnson, Iowa Program for Magazine Assistive Technology (IPAT) 1:30-2:00 Minimizing Harm From City: Gary Barg is a noted speaker, writer Medications - James Hoehns, and publisher on caregiving issues. His Clinical Pharmacist enthusiastic, empathetic, and inspirational 2:00-3:00 Therapeutic Laughter State: Zip: presentation will lead you through a journey Debbi Cooper, IA Department of that includes motivating personal stories Public Health and tools such as The Fearless Caregiver Phone: 3:00-3:30 Closing/Handouts Manifesto, The Reverse Care List and The Family Carelist. Gary will help you learn how Exhibitors will be available during breaks to receive the best the healthcare system has and lunch with valuable information for E-mail: to offer, to become a respected member of participants. Bring a medication list or bag Please make checks out to: your loved one’s care team and that caring for of medication for review at the “Brown Bag Pharmacy Review” during breaks. Hawkeye Valley Area Agency on Aging or yourself is Job One for any caregiver. HVAAA. For information on respite care for your loved one please call the Senior Help Line at 319-272-1767 or 877-538-0508.