I am hoping this information will reach caregivers in the Central NJ area in need of support or searching for available resources.
The Monroe Township Public Library in Monroe Township, NJ (Middlesex County) is hosting a series of three free lectures for caregivers in late July and early August. The lectures will be presented by Ms. Dale L. Ofei-Ayisi, LCSW of COPSA Geriatric Services - UMDNJ.
The lectures being offered are:
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 6:30 PM
Balancing Work Life and Elder Care
Explore the impact of caregiving when employed.
Get advice on ways to reduce stress, obtain
support and effectively balance responsibilities.
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 6:30 PM
Planning Ahead for Your Parents as They Age
Learn about issues that arise in the aging process.
Find out what topics to address with parents,
the signs that a parent may need help and an
overview of available resources.
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 1:30 PM
Caring for the Caregiver
Learn to maintain your physical and emotional wellbeing
and maximize your ability to be an effective caregiver.
If you are interested in attending any or all of the above lectures, please register in the library at the Welcome Desk.