Caring for an Older Family Member?
If you’re caring for an older family member, save the date for Catholic Charities’ Caregiver Education Series on Wednesdays from noon – 1:15pm. A light lunch will be provided.
Sept. 25th Finding Help and Accessing Services
Oct. 2nd Caregiving and the Law
Marisa Wiesman, Prairie State Legal Services
Oct. 9th Alzheimer’s Disease: Learning to Connect with my Loved One
Melanie Adams, Alzheimer’s Association
Oct. 16th Grief: A Human Response to Loss
Connie Lambert, Hospice of Kankakee Valley
Oct. 23rd Long Term Care: Talking, Deciding, Taking Action.
Sasha Whitley, University of Illinois Extension
Facilitator: Amanda Foltz, BSW — Information and Assistance Case Manager
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet Aging and Disability Services
To register, call 815-933-7791, ext.9918. All sessions held will be held at Kankakee First Church of the Nazarene, 1000 N. Entrance Ave., Kankakee, IL (room 107).
Caregiver funding provided by Area Agency on Aging, Northeastern Illinois