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Senior Concerns Presents Free Seminar on ‘Caregiving During the Holidays’
November 15, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
As part of an ongoing commitment to provide resources and support for family caregivers of those caring for aging loved ones, Senior Concerns will present a community seminar on “Caregiving During the Holidays,” on Tuesday, November 15, 2016, 5:30-7 p.m. at Senior Concerns, 401 Hodencamp Road, Thousand Oaks.
This informative seminar, led by Carie Salas, MSW, will help you learn how to recognize and manage the added stress that often comes with the holiday season. You’ll learn how to manage your expectations, simplify holiday traditions, learn how to have compassionate conversations with family and friends, and find new ways to bring meaning into your life that are less stressful.
Carie Salas, MSW, is the Case Manager for the Caregiver Resource Center at Senior Concerns. Carie is a recent graduate from the University of Southern California, School of Social Work with a concentration in Mental Health. She completed an internship at the Alzheimer’s Association California Central Chapter and has extensive knowledge working with caregivers and their loved ones.
Seating is limited. To make a reservation, please contact Senior Concerns at 805-497-0189. Light refreshments will be served. A donation of $10 is requested to cover the cost of program materials.
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About Senior Concerns
Senior Concerns is a Thousand Oaks-based private, non-profit organization dedicated to serving seniors young and old, caregivers and families by offering a wide-range of services, programs and resources, including a professionally managed Adult Day Program, Meals on Wheels, Caregiver Support Center, free legal, financial, advocacy and care management services, support groups and community education and training. Senior Concerns also operates the Bargain Boutique & Thrift Shop and hosts two major fundraisers—the Love Run and the Ultimate Dining Experience—and receives invaluable community support from more than 800 volunteers.