Save the Date – Family Caregivers Summit: “Name it; Know its Many Faces”
EmblemHealth’s NYC Partnership for Family Caregiving Corps
in partnership with:Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service:
Be the Evidence Project
Date: Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Location: New York Academy of Medicine
1216 Fifth Avenue (use the 103rd Street entrance)
New York, NY 10029
Time: Registration is 8:30 am
Program is 9 am – 5 pm
ALL ARE WELCOME! YOU ARE NOT ALONE!
Join us at the Name It; Know Its Many Faces 2014 Summit, where experts from the many facets of FAMILY CAREGIVING will unite for this dynamic all-day event. All clergy, health care ministries, family caregivers, medical professionals, social workers, students, government leaders and the general public are most welcome to attend. Through talks, discussions and videos, the summit will look at the many roles of family caregiving and explore solutions to common obstacles faced by family caregivers. So don’t miss this great opportunity to learn about resources and tools available to you.
Lunch will be served, and a wine and cheese reception will be provided at 5 pm.
“There are only four kinds of people in the world: Those who have been caregivers, those who are currently caregivers, those who will be caregivers and those who will need caregivers.”
— Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter
To learn more about EmblemHealth’s Care for the Family Caregiver initiative, please visit www.emblemhealth.com/careforthefamilycaregiver
Caregiving — You cannot pay it away, pray it away or prescribe it away. While all three are necessary, ultimately you have to go through it, and it is our hope that you will grow through it.