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Caring for the Caregiver event

Southern Caregiver Resource Center in collaboration with San Diego County Supervisor Ron Roberts present “Caring for the Caregiver” with keynote speaker Paul Greenwood, Deputy District Attorney, Elder Abuse Unit FREE informational workshop for family caregivers. Come and learn more about preventing senior scams, learn stress management techniques, obtain helpful resources, and get answers to your most pressing questions. Breakfast provided. Date: Tuesday, January 20, 2015 Time: 9:00 am – 1:30 pm Address: First United Methodist Church, Linder Hall, 2111 Camino del Rio South, San Diego, CA 92108 For more information and to RSVP please contact Southern Caregiver Resource Center, 1-800-827-1008 or 858-268-4432. Click here for the printable flyer: “Caring for the Caregiver”...

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CAREGIVER WORKSHOP: Caring Through the Holidays

Click here for printable flyer: Caregiver Workshop: Caring Through the Holidays FREE informational workshop for family caregivers. Come and learn more about caregiving and communication techniques, obtain helpful resources, and get answers to your most pressing questions. Refreshments provided. Date: Thursday, December 4, 2014 Time: 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm Address: St. James Lutheran Church, 866 Imperial Beach Blvd., Imperial Beach, CA 91932 Agenda: Resource Fair 5:00 – 5:30 pm Welcome: 5:30 pm – 5:40 pm Caregiving through the holidays: 5:40 pm – 6:10 pm Fall risk prevention: 6:10 pm – 6:40 pm Medicare 101: 6:40 pm – 7:10 pm Resource Fair: 7:10 pm – 7:30 pm For more information and to RSVP please contact Southern Caregiver Resource Center, 1-800-827-1008 or 858-268-4432....

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Caring for the Caregiver

SCRC Event CV Library flyer – July 31, 2014 We invite you to attend this FREE informational workshop for family caregivers. Come and learn more about caregiving and communication techniques, obtain helpful resources and get answers to your most pressing questions. Refreshments provided and chance to participate in an opportunity drawing! Where: Chula Vista Public Library Auditorium, Civic Center Branch, 365 F Street, Chula Vista, CA 91910 When: Thursday, July 31, 2014 Time: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm Fore more information and to RSVP please contact Southern Caregiver Resource Center at 1800-827-1008 or...

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Upcoming Caregiver Events (meal and/or respite provided)

Sandwich Generation Date/Time: January 29, 2014, 12-2 pm (lunch provided) Location: Silverado Encinitas, 335 Saxony Road, San Diego, CA 92024 Explore ways to support adult children and elderly parents while addressing emotions of being “caught in the middle.” This course meets the qualifications for 2 hours of Continuing Education Credits for MFTs and LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences). Celebrating Caregivers Date/Time: February 13, 2014, 11 am – 1 pm (lunch and free respite provided) Location: Silverado Senior Living, 1500 Borden Road, Escondido, CA 92026 If you are taking care of a family member or a friend and are constantly worrying about their wellbeing, then this event is for you! Operation Family Caregiver Date/Time: March 7, 2014, 8 am – 12:30 pm (breakfast provided) Location: First United Methodist Church, 2111 Camino Del Rio South, San Diego, CA 92108 Experts in the field of Traumatic Brain Injury and Post-Traumatic Stress will help you better understand the diagnosis. You’ll gain insight into navigating the Veterans Affairs system...

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Disaster Preparedness Seminar

Are you a home care provider or caregiver for a person with disabilities?  On November 16, the County of San Diego Office of Emergency Services is providing a free seminar to train home care providers, caregivers, and facility administrators of people with disabilities on how to be prepared in case of a disaster. The seminar is on Saturday, November 16, 2013 at San Diego State University in the Parma Payne Goodall Alumni Center. Information for home care providers and caregivers will be presented from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Information for facility administrators will be presented from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM. To reserve your seat, please RSVP by November 1, 2013. You may RSVP by emailing seminar@mjemarketing.com or by calling (855) 630-9900. The Parma Payne Goodall Center is located at 5252 55th Street, San Diego, 92115, near the intersection of Hardy Avenue and 55th Street. Parking is available in Parking Structure 5. Both the seminar and parking are being provided free of charge for all attendees. To see...

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Special Event for Operation Family Caregiver

Please join Southern Caregiver Resource Center at a special event benefiting military families throughout Southern California on November 6, 2013. Southern Caregiver Resource Center started a new program called Operation Family Caregiver (formerly known as the Wounded Warrior Family Caregiver Outreach Program).  The program helps family caregivers of Veterans from the war in Iraq and Afghanistan who return home with traumatic brain injury (TBI) coupled with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). In support of the program, we are hosting a very special event on Wednesday, November 6, 2013 from 4:30pm – 7pm at the Veterans Museum & Memorial Center in Balboa Park.  The event will bring together a number of high ranking military officers and personnel, elected officials, community leaders and media.  We will have a special video presentation from Congresswoman Susan Davis, and Jennifer Town, Director of the C5 Unit at the Naval Medical Center, will be one of our guest speakers.  There will also be a presentation from a young military family that will speak about the...

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