Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Geriatric Care for Mom


Location: The Grove Banquet Hall (9158 Winton Road)

Free Seminar!

Register by calling 522-1154, or register online

Presented by Micki Fehring, RN, in partnership with West College Hill, North College Hill and Springfield Township Senior Centers

Caring for a parent comes with many challenges. Juggling between your child’s soccer game and your mother’s doctor’s appointments - managing to balance it all. Whether you are one of the 42 million people currently caring for an older adult or are just approaching the years when its time to take care of mom, this seminar will held guide you through resources you will need to make difficult decisions easier. Join us at Springfield Township’s Grove Banquet Hall to learn more about the vast options of care and tour through resources available to caregivers. Geriatric Care Manager, Micki Fehring, RN, will cover information on:

The stress of multi-generational care
Understanding the choices in care
How to pay for in-home care
Safety and independence

You will leave this series with a better understanding of the different types of care available and will be given a take-home resource guide.There will also be a series of follow-up sessions introduced that will focus more on one specific topic.(Dates for follow-up courses will be provided at the seminar)

About the presenter – Micki Fehring has been a registered nurse for over 15 years and is currently a Geriatric Care Manager for Care Advisers by Black Stone. Her role allows her to asses a patient’s needs, present them with the best choices of care and arrange for the care to begin.

Wednesday, May 18 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. **Light dinner will be provided**

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