The-Caregiver-Project-Webinars The Caregiver Project - July Guest Speaker Webinars

The Caregiver Project - July Guest Speaker Webinars

7/22/2020 11:00 PM
7/23/2020 11:00 PM
 

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The Caregiver Project Webinars 

Social distancing doesn't have to mean disconnection - we understand that the support provided by our programs has never been more important. Our webinars will help you stay connected, engaged and supported from the safety and comfort of your own home. The Caregiver Project webinars connects caregivers with resources, tools, and a community of people who understand.

Join us for one of the upcoming Caregiver Project webinars. You aren't alone in your journey.


Managing Caregiving and COVID-19 Simultaneously

Join Rick Lauber, author of Caregiver’s Guide for Canadians, as he explores managing Caregiving and COVID-19. Rick will share his personal caregiving story and highlight some of the challenges that COVID-19 presents to caregivers. Rick will also talk about managing multiple responsibilities, handling different visiting rules for seniors in long-term care during the pandemic and keeping active and participating throughout “self-isolation”.

Date: Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Time: 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m PDT
          12 noon - 1:30 p.m. MDT
          1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. CDT
          2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. EDT
          3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. ADT
          3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. NDT

Speaker: Rick Lauber

Rick LauberRick Lauber is a published book author and an established freelance writer. Lauber has written two books, Caregiver’s Guide for Canadians and The Successful Caregiver’s Guide (both published by Self-Counsel Press) as valuable resources for prospective, new, and current caregivers. He is also very pleased to have been twice-selected as a contributor to Chicken Soup for the Soul (Chicken Soup for the Soul: It’s Christmas! and Chicken Soup for the Soul: My Very Good, Very Bad Cat). Lauber has also served, on a voluntary basis, on the Board of Directors for Caregivers Alberta. www.ricklauber.com.







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A Practical Perspective On Family Caregiving

Join the founder and chair of Caregiving Matter's Mary Bart for a practical perspective on family caregiving. Mary's passion for caregiving combined with her straight-talking, practical suggestions for family caregivers, this webinar will be both educational and inspirational. It is one webinar you won’t want to miss.

NEW Date: Thursday, July 23, 2020

Time: 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m PDT
          12 noon - 1:30 p.m. MDT
          1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. CDT
          2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. EDT
          3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. ADT
          3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. NDT

Speaker: Mary Bart

Mary BartMary Bart is the founder & chair of the registered Canadian charity called: Caregiving Matters. The organization is an Internet-based charity offering education & support to family caregivers. As her parents’ principal caregiver for ten years (for her father who had cancer and her mother who had Alzheimer's), she has first-hand experience in helping ageing parents, dealing with family dynamics, protecting parents from elder abuse, and working with public and private organizations. 

"As a family caregiver, there were many days when I was honoured to do what I did & many days when I went out of my mind. I was also their attorney & executor and know how difficult those jobs can be." -- Mary Bart



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