Elder Care: Advice for Anyone Helping Older People with Daily Living and the Challenges of Aging

Aug 15, 2019

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Getting help for aging family members or friends can be confusing, stressful and overwhelming.  We’ll hear from experts on some of the biggest challenges facing older people – from mobility to memory to medications – and ways to care for aging family members and friends.  We’ll also get advice on where caregivers can turn to get help and support.


Guests

Ann Quinlan, GCM, founder, Healthy Aging Matters

Jabbar Fazeli, MD, specialist in geriatric medicine and co-chair of the Maine Partnership to Improve Dementia Care in Nursing Homes

Bethany L. Lawrence, RN, BSN CMC, founder and president, Aging Excellence

Jane Margesson (by phone), communications director​, AARP Maine

Lori Campbell (by phone), MA, LSW, family caregiver support supervisor, caregiver respite program coordinator, Southern Maine Agency on Aging

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