A special day for Caregivers to be pampered, inspired and informed. Free admission for Caregivers when you pre-register. Free continental breakfast and lunch provided. Respite care available by prior arrangement.
Sponsored by the San Joaquin County Department of Aging and nonprofit Healings in Motion.
Starts at 8:00 am, ends at 3:30 pm.
Carolyn Brent, MBA is our keynote speaker. Best-selling author, bodybuilder and award-winning elder-care legislation advocate. Her best-selling books, The Caregiver's Companion: Caring for Your Loved One Medically, Financially and Emotionally While Caring for Yourself, and The Baby-Boomers Guide to Preparing Emotionally, Financially and Legally for a Parent's Death. Brent's books are found at local libraries, college campuses and is endorsed by AARP as an expert on aging & sibling and family aging issues.
On our Caregivers Panel:
- Amy White, Intuitive Coach, Mental Health Advocate and Best-selling author, "Closer to Paradise"
- Gillian Larson, Past "Survivor Gabon" TV Show Participant, Motivational Speaker, Founder of Reality Rally Charity
- Talana Williams, Veteran Caregiver
- Jim Chong, Male Caregiver
Pamper Parlor with free massage, reiki, hair & makeup practitioners. Meditation and Sound Healing room. Vendor Village, Raffles, Silent Auction.
Why Attend: You will receive tools for stress relief and self-care. Gain a better understanding about issues and concerns faced by Caregivers financially, medically and emotionally, be able to handle death and other challenging aspects of Caregiving. Network with other Caregivers.