For more information, contact:  
Nancy Ensor

Westminster, MD, Friday, October 4, 2019 - The Carroll County Bureau of Aging & Disabilities’ Family Caregiver Support Program and AARP present the 10th Annual Caregivers Conference, “Are Your Ducks in a Row?” on Saturday, October 19, 2019 from 8:30am – 2:30pm at the Westminster Senior & Community Center located at 125 Stoner Avenue, Westminster.  

The topics to be covered are: “Medicare: Everything You Need to Know and More,” “Palliative Care, the MOLST and Advanced Directives,” “Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors,” “Therapy Through Music,” and “The Finances of Aging in Place, Assisted Living and Nursing Homes.” Several handouts will be provided, including a workbook on how to financially determine your best living situation.

The Family Caregiver Support Program is designed to assist caregivers who care for family members over the age of 60 and grandparents raising grandchildren under the age of 18.

The conference is open to caregivers and others interested in the presentation topics on the agenda. The conference is FREE, but registration is required. A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. For more information and to register call 410-386-3800.