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14th Annual Fargo-Moorhead Caregiver Conference

When:
10/26/2017 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
2017-10-26T08:30:00-05:00
2017-10-26T13:00:00-05:00
Where:
Hjemkomst Center
202 1st Ave N
Moorhead, MN 56560
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
(218) 299-5514

The 14th Annual Fargo-Moorhead Caregiver Conference, ‘Empowering Caregivers,’ will be held Thursday, Oct. 26 from 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Hjemkomst Center, located at 202 1st Ave. N. in Moorhead, Minn. A light brunch will be served.

The conference features expert presenters on a variety of caregiving topics. Presentations during the event will include “The Basics: Alzheimer’s Disease, Dementia and Memory Loss” with Kendra Binger from Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota and “Substance Abuse and Mental Illness in the Geriatric Population” with Dr. Courtney Stufflebeam, PhD, from Fargo VA Health Care System. The conference will close with “Taking Control of Your Healthcare” with Staci Metzger, MSW, from Hospice of the Red River Valley.

This event is free, but space is limited to 75 participants, and registration is required by Oct. 13. Call (218) 299-5514 to register.
The Caregiver Conference is sponsored by Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota; Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota; Hospice of the Red River Valley; Senior Connections; Aging Collaborative; Fargo VA Health Care System; and Aging Services, North Dakota Department of Human Services.