Thrive Alliance planning caregiver series


Thrive Alliance will offer the first of a six-part video series called “Help and Hope for Family Caregivers” at 2:30 p.m. Jan. 20.

The videos and accompanying workbook address the emotional, physical and logistical demands of caregiving. Each video features interviews with subject matter experts and real-life caregivers. Each program is offered virtually via Zoom and lasts one hour.

Topics covered are:

  • Video 1: The Journey of Caregiving – Insights for the road ahead
  • Video 2: Ducks in a Row – Understanding and assembling key documents
  • Video 3: The Feelings of Caregiving – Dealing with negative emotions
  • Video 4: Oxygen Masks – Attend to your needs first
  • Video 5: Preventing the Unthinkable – How to prevent abuse
  • Video 6: Know Your Resources: Community and social supports for the family caregiver

There is no cost to attend, but registration is required. To register or for information, call 812-372-6918, ext.2402, or e-mail [email protected].

Thrive Alliance’s Caregiver of Older Adults Support Group sessions are sponsored in part by Meredith-Clark Funeral Home in Morgantown.

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