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Nominations for Annual Caregiver Award Sought

Preparing for Life with Early-Onset Alzheimer's Disease

Developing a Circle of Care Gives You Superpowers

A Purrfect Addition to the Caregiving Journey

Resolutions of a Caregiver

Caregiving: It's a Marathon Not a Sprint

Role of the Responsible Caregiver

Is it a Going Problem?

Journaling Helps Caregivers Remember the Joy

Memories Sustain Us and Live On

Staying Independent is a Gift

Making Holidays Merry for those with Memory Loss

Caregiver - You're Somebody's Hero

Expressions in Caregiving

Forgetting is Not Always a Sign of Dementia

Keeping Sibling Relations Strong

Entering the Wandering World

Alzheimer's the Long Goodbye

Capturing the Untold Story

How to Take the Keys?

How Do I Tell Them It's Dementia?

Choose to Live a Positive Life

Modifications Make Summer's Activities Memorable

Are You a Caregiver?

Power of Touch in Memory Loss

Tisket a Tasket Make a Memory Basket

Reuniting with Home

V is for Validation

Upcoming Events

15th Annual Caregiver Resource Fair, Dinner, and Town Hall Meeting  |  November 13, 2017

Save the Date!

The next Annual Caregiver Event is November 13, 2017 at Peace Lutheran Church.

THE INGREDIENTS FOR HAPPINESS

  • Obtain caregiving resources in the Chippewa Valley.
  • Talk with experts and others who are giving care.
  • Breakout sessions on: Power of Attorney & Managing Stress
  • Catered dinner, on/offsite respite care, exhibits & more!
  • No cost to attend.

See the Flyer Here

 

Latest News

Nominations for Annual Caregiver Award Sought

Contact: Lindsey Creapeau, Publicity Chair, 715-563-2618

Click here to view and print nomination form.

The Caregiver Award is given to a deserving person who voluntarily gives of their own time, talents and energy to help an older adult in their lives. A caregiver can be family member, friend, neighbor or someone many miles away.

The Chippewa Valley Family Caregiving Alliance developed the Caregiver Award as an easy and heartfelt way to say thank you for all that caregivers do and to champion the efforts of all of the caregivers in our community.

All nominees will be invited to attend the Chippewa Valley Family Caregiving Alliance's 15th Annual Town Hall meeting on Monday, November 13. Each nominee will be saluted for their efforts. In addition, the winner will be presented with a plaque and gift basket from the Alliance.

To nominate someone please fill out the nomination form below and send it to Paula Gibson, Azura Memory Care, 3712 Damon Street, Eau Claire, WI 54701 or e-mail the information to Paula@azuraliving.com

All nominees will be invited to attend the Chippewa Valley Family Caregiving Alliance's 15th Annual Town Hall Meeting. The event will be held on Monday, November 13 from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm at  Peace Lutheran Church,  501 E Fillmore Ave. in Eau Claire.   All nominees will be honored and the winner will be presented with a plaque and gift basket from the Alliance. 

The Chippewa Valley Family Caregiving Alliance (CVFCA) is a group of individuals and professionals in the Chippewa Valley dedicated to the needs and issues of family caregivers.  The purpose of the CVFCA is to support and strengthen family caregivers of older adults through advocacy, education and community resources.  For more information on the CVFCA, please go online to www.chippewavalleycaregiving.org or contact  Lindsey Creapeau, Publicity Chairperson at (715) 563-2618.

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