Holiday Help: Managing Caregiver Stress
Caring for an aging loved one can be rewarding, challenging – and stressful (especially adding the stress of COVID-19 and the coming holidays). You’re not alone. Over 34 million individuals in the United States provide unpaid care for an older adult and may be impacted emotionally, physically and even financially. Understand the source of your stress will help your create a plan to manage your stress and enjoy the holiday season.
Join Jamie Phillips, Caregiver Coordinator at Home Helpers to learn:
- The challenges facing caregivers of older adults, particularly those challenges that may be present during the COVID-19 public health emergency
- Strategies for assessing and addressing caregivers’ emotional health and the supports they may need to manage stress, isolation, and new responsibilities
- Practical tips for effectively linking family caregivers to support services provided by health care and community-based organizations
When: Wednesday, November 18
Time: 1:30 PM
Expert Presenter: Jamie Phillips Caregiver Coordinator Home HelpersJamie Phillips has nearly 10 years of working with seniors and families in Home Health and Hospice environments.