We know it can be hard as a busy caregiver to find all the information you need to best care for your loved one with dementia. Insight offers the Caregiver Bootcamp to help you learn more about essential caregiving topics, all in one place! Come and learn from experts in their fields, and gain knowledge on the basics you need to know as a caregiver.
8:30 am – 9:00 am | Registration & Breakfast
Thanks to Arden Courts for providing breakfast!
9:00 am – 10:00 am | Dementia 101
Dr. Natalia Kayloe, Integrated Neurology Services
Learn how to diagnose dementia, distinguish the different types, and gain an understanding of the typical behaviors associated with the disease.
10:00 am – 11:00 am | Activities of Daily Living Success
Colleen Walker, Brookdale Arlington
Make each day more successful! Learn tips and tricks for providing hands-on care for eating, dressing, bathing, hygiene and toileting.
11:15 am – 12:15 pm | Community Resources
Buckley Fricker, Aging Life Care Manager, Buckley’s For Seniors, LLC
You are not alone. A multitude of services are available right here in our local area! A discussion will help you learn how to navigate your choices.
12:15 pm – 1:00 pm | Lunch
Thanks to Staywell Home Health Care for providing lunch!
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm | Financial Needs
Tom West, Signature Estate & Investment Advisors, LLC
The financial costs of long term caregiving are enormous. Presented by a financial manager with expertise in long term care planning, explore some of your options for this important aspect of caregiving.
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm | Legal Needs
Abigail Wolf, The Elder & Disability Law Center
There are many legal needs to be taken care of, including powers of attorney and medical directives, wills and estate planning, guardianships, and long-termcare planning. Learn where to turn for guidance.