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Caregiver College

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The Atrium at Redstone Federal Credit Union

220 Wynn Dr NW

Huntsville, AL 35893

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The PEACE coalition cordially invites you to attend the 2017 Caregiver College. The event is free and open to the public. Space is limited; please pre-register by 6/9/2017 or by calling 256-716-2478. Lunch and a light breakfast will be provided to the first 100 to pre-register. CEU’s for Social Work and Nursing will also be available. The college will be divided into 3 separate tracks regarding care for an elderly or disabled loved one. Track 1 will focus on Medicaid which involves sessions on Institutional Medicaid, the Medicare Savings Program, Home & Community Based Waivers, Estate Recovery, and a general overview of Medicaid services in Alabama. Dementia and health related issues will be the focus of track 2. Presentations will entail communication and understand behaviors for Alzheimer’s patients, hospice and respite services, assistive technologies, and dementia friendly communities. Track 3 will focus on the financial and benefit aspect of caring for an elderly or disabled individual. Information will encompass protecting senior assets, long term care insurance, social security benefits, pay day loans, and evictions and foreclosures. Attendees will also have the option of participating in Second Wind Dreams, The Virtual Dementia Tour®. Our lunch guest speaker will be Pastor Jason Parks from Refuge Church. If you have any questions, please contact TARCOG at 256-716-2478.

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