Family Caregiver Events

06/28/2019 14:01 - 14:01

These events are just for you! Direction Home understands how stressful it can be when you are caring for a loved one. You want to do the right thing but it's easy to feel overwhelmed with the responsibility. We want you to know it's OK. Join us as we gather information and explore some proven methods to relieve some of that stress of caring for loved ones and patients. Register for the dinner or the lunch, or feel free to attend both! Both workshops are FREE and include a meal.

June 28th: Guy's Party Center (500 E. Waterloo Rd., Akron)
11:00 am-1:00 pm (check-in and lunch provided from 10:30-11:00 am)
Join us for a complimentary lunch while we learn the latest news from the Alzheimer's Association and learn how to incorporate the Emotional Freedom Technique, a proven method to immediately calm stress, from Tijana Coso of Rising Sun Holistic Choices.

June 17th: Hartville Kitchen (1015 Edison St. NW, Hartville)
6:00-8:00 pm (check-in and dinner served from 5:30-6:00 pm)
Enjoy dinner at Hartville Kitchen, conversations about caregiving, a beginner lesson in Tai Chi, and a tutorial on how to use poetry as a relaxation technique from David Hassler of the Wick Poetry Center (Kent State University).

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