General Contact Number: (530) 621-5567

family caregiver support program

Sponsored in-part by:
Embassy Suites, Harrah's/Harvey's,Starbuck's (at the "Y") Alzheimer's Assoc.,
Rosemary Manning, MMC-Community Health Library, IHSS, SHEP 

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2010 Fall Caregiver Series
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This series of six week classes is designed to provide instruction and support for caregivers who are or are planning to care for a family member or friend 60 years of age or greater.

All classes and materials are offered FREE of charge
DONATIONS are gratefully accepted
Refreshments will be provided

Classes will be held from
1:00p.m. to 3:00p.m.
Embassy Suites
4130 Lake Tahoe Blvd (Hwy 50)
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150 

 Monday, October 11 - Learn about local community resources for the aging and reliable on-line health information
Linda Dean, El Dorado County & Alison Clement, Marshall Medical Community Health Library

Monday, October 18 - Tapping Into Wellness: Learn how to clear emotional blocks that hold you back from having a loving caregiving relationship and healthy lifestyle
Rosemary Manning, MA, Mh, CMT

Monday, October 25 - Maintaining Your Brain: How to live a brain healthy lifestyle
Vicki Lebsack, Alzheimer’s Association N.NV. & N.CA.

Monday, November 1 - Talking To Your Doctor: Learn how to make the most of your medical appointments and how to get the explanations you need
Terry Mc Peek, RN

Monday, November 8 - Understanding Aging: An in-depth look at the nature of the normal aging process and its effects on anatomy and physiology
Larry Dawes, MSW, Geriatric Care Manager

Monday, November 15 - Caregiver’s Guide to Nutrition: Explore a wide variety of issues related to nutritional needs of individuals experiencing a hronic, physical or cognitive decline
Suzanne Anderson, RD

To register call
El Dorado County Department of Human Services
Family Caregiver Support Program at:

FREE In-home RESPITE is available to qualified caregivers!!!