Caregivers' Conference

Caregivers' Conference
Saturday, September 16, 2017 ~ 8:30 am-2:00 pm

Empowering the Caregiver 2017…Offering Help, Hope & Insight into Dementia Care

We invite anyone in the church or community who might benefit from Dementia care education to this special conference.  This FREE event will be held at Due West United Methodist Church, 3956 Due West Road, Marietta, GA 30064 in the Family Life Center (Building B.  Lunch will be provided. 

Our guest speakers are:

Neurologist, Dr. Daniel Potts & Ellen Potts - Dementia Care Educators & Family Advocates;
Co-Authors of A Pocket Guide for the Alzheimer's Caregiver

Carolyn Cook - Actor, Director and Caregiver; Co-developer and star of Blackberry Winter, a play about a daughter who is loving her mother through Alzheimer's

Robert Bowles - Dementia Educator; Mentor; Advocate and Blogger. LBD, Living Beyond Diagnosis. Diagnosed with Lewy Body Dementia, 2014. Executive Advisor, Dementia Spotlight Foundation; Board of Directors, Dementia Action Alliance

Sheila Welch - Coordinator - DWUMC Caregivers' Ministry;  Support Group Facilitator; Certified Trainer for Teepa Snow's Positive Approach to Care

Question and Answer panel to follow presentations will include guest speakers; Eldercare Attorney, Miles Hurley and representatives from  GA Alzheimer's Association and Hospice.

Click Here to Register!

If you or your group would like to volunteer to help with the conference, or if you need help making a reservation, contact Sheila Welch at 404-642-6027 or Email Sheila.