Conference Details & Registration Information
Click here and Register today for the 25thAnnual Caregiver Conference to be held at the Bellwether Hotel on Friday, April 3, 2020. Your privacy is important to us and will only be used to contact you if needed, and to inform you of future conferences if you choose.
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Keynote Speaker: Lee Tomlinson
Topic: A Silver Lining for Caregivers
A stage 3+ cancer survivor, patient-centered care advocate, and customer service expert, Lee Tomlinson is a nationally known thought leader and TEDTalk Presenter on compassionate care. Combining his unique constellation of life experiences for the benefit of healthcare organizations, he is a speaker dedicated to bringing more compassionate care to the forefront of modern medicine
Watch his TedTalk here.
Afternoon Guest Speakers
Marcie Suppe, RN
Marcie will be sharing about LGBT issues related to aging.
Ira Hyman, Ph.D Cognitive & Developmental Psychology
Ira will be discuss supportive environments for individuals with dementia.
(Additional Speakers may be added soon! )
Vendor Sponsor Information
We invite you to come join us and showcase your business as a conference sponsor. Check out the different opportunities here, deadline is Jan 15, 2020.
You can seen an example of last year's agenda below. This year's will be coming soon!
Thank you to our 2019 Conference Sponsors!
Thank you to our Food Sponsors!
Luncheon Sponsor: Right at Home
Right at Home is Northwest Washington's premium provider of in home care and assistance to seniors and disabled adults serving Whatcom, Skagit, Island, San Juan and northern Snohomish counties
Speaker: Opportunity Council
- Adrienne Solenberger, Landlord Liaison
- Hadley Prentiss, Housing Lab Case Manager
We are all part of the community to take care of our seniors, whether they are residing in our communities, being taken care of by our caregivers or partaking of our senior services - we must be the advocates for all of our seniors. That's why Right at Home invited Adrienne Solenberger, Landlord Liaison, and Hadley Prentiss, Housing Lab Case Manager from the Opportunity Council will be presenting information on housing resources for elders 55+.
Participants will learn more about low income housing options, senior weatherization programs, as well as energy assistance opportunities. So we can be informed on how best to help any senior who comes to our communities looking for help.
NO LUNCH NOVEMBER
No Lunch November!
Enjoy a nice little break in November and we'll see you again on December 11th for the gift drive, benefiting participants of the Meals on Wheels And More Program.
If you'd like to participate in the gift drive, contact Julie or Molly at the Bellingham Senior Center and Meals on Wheels Program! You can call them at 360.733.4030.