General Contact Number: (530) 621-5567

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2015 Fall Aging & Caregiving Series  

This five-week series of classes is designed to provide instruction and support for caregivers who are or are planning to care for a family member or friend age 60 or older. Download Flyer!

October 12th Mealtime Matters: The Importance of  Nutrition in the Elderly
Heather Lallement, CHPN, RN, Barton Home Health and Hospice

October 19th Understanding the Stages of Alzheimer’s Disease
Jacob Harmon, N. CA. and NV. Alzheimer’s Association 

October 26th Compassion Fatigue: Caring for the Caregiver
Rebecca Phillipsen, SW, Barton Home Health and Hospice

November 2nd Music and Memory: Awaken the Minds of  Dementia
Gini Cunningham, Author, Alzheimer’s  Advocate  and Researcher

November 9th Legal Rights/Responsibilities of Caregiving: How to Stay Out of Trouble
Diana Steele, Attorney, El Dorado County Senior Legal

Class location is:
Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel
4130 Lake Tahoe Blvd. (Hwy 50)
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Five consecutive Mondays
All classes and materials are offered FREE of charge. DONATIONS are gratefully accepted.
“FREE” In-home RESPITE is available to qualified caregivers. Pre-authorization is required for respite services.

For more information or to register,
e-mail: or call El Dorado County Health and Human Services
Family Caregiver Support Program at (530) 621-6369 or 800-510-2020