Thanks for a successful 2020 conference
You can watch - or rewatch - the conference videos here and get more tips
The Empowering the Caregiver conference wants to help all caregivers find ways to reduce their stress and make their caregiving time easier and even enjoyable.
Every caregiving journey is unique, but there is a common bond that unites all of us, and that is one of love and a sense of duty to ensure the one we are caring for receives the best care available.
However, it's just as important to ensure that you, the caregiver, are not sacrificing your own health and well-being. Taking time for yourself is not just a good idea, it is a necessity!
On this site we have links to this years' featured speakers and panelists as well as videos and tips from other caregivers. Check back often as we will continue to update this site as well as provide information for next year's conference.
2020 Featured Speakers
Please click on the speaker's picture to view their presentation:
Attorney Charioty James talking about the legal documents you need to provide proper care for your loved one
Pastor and Psychologist Frank Mazzapica talking about how the caregiver role affects people from a psychological perspective
Lisa Young Milliken talking about caregiver self-care: why it's important and how you can do it
A live Q&A panel featuring all three of our main speakers plus Rudy De Los Santos answering questions about Medicare; Ryan Peters answering questions about long term care insurance; and caregiver and author Leah Stanley answering questions about working with difficult family members