Lower Cape Fear Hospice & Lifecare Center will present the free Live Well. Every Moment Matters community caregiver conference 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. Friday (March 30) at the Hilton Wilmington Riverside in downtown Wilmington.
The event includes lunch, all materials presentations on preparing to be a caregiver, communicating with people with dementia; caring for your spirit while caring for others.
The event is targeted to individual caregivers as well as church leaders.
The conference sessions include:
Prepare to Care: What Caregivers Need to Know with Suzanne LaFollette-Black (AARP)
Finding Meaning in the Moments: Communicating with People with Dementia, Melanie Bunn (Alzheimers NC)
Keeping your Spirit Healthy when your Caregiving Duties and Responsibilities are Dragging You Down, Benjamin Pratt (Author/Speaker)
Living with Loss, Living with Hope, Susan Dunlap (Duke Divinity School).
– Amanda Greene