Caregiver Conversations: A Day of Learning, Support, and Information
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Caregiver Conversations: A Day of Learning, Support, and Information

08:30AM - 02:30PM
Family Caregiver Alliance
1111 Gough StreetSan FranciscoCA 94109
Free Admission
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Join us for a day of learning, support, and information exchange! This convening is for family and friends caregiving in San Francisco or nearby for an adult living with a complex illness (e.g. Alzheimer's and other dementias, general frailty, Parkinson’s, stroke, Lou Gehrig’s disease (ALS), Multiple Sclerosis, and like conditions), and for professionals who provide services to these caregivers and care receivers. 8:30am - Light Breakfast and Registration 9:00am - Program begins Nondenominational Blessing by 'We Are One' group (a coalition of religious leaders from Japan town and the Western Addition) Welcome: San Francisco District #1 Supervisor Connie Chan A Brief Look at Caregiving in San Francisco: Kathleen A. Kelly, Executive Director, Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA) Keynote Panel of Local Experts: Dr. Anna Chodos, Geriatrician, UCSF/ZSFG; Dr. Wagahta Semere, Primary Care, UCSF/ZSFG; Kelly Dearman, Executive Director, SF Disability & Aging Services (DAS), Emily Chum, Director of Social Services, Self-Help for the Elderly (SHE) A Caregiver Panel of SF residents Lunch Interactive Topic Discussion with Fellow Caregivers Wellness Activity, and Treats to Send Home With You 2:30pm - Program Ends

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