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Events for week of June 14, 2021

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Mon 14th

Bridging the Gap

June 14 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Tue 15th

Rockin’CP Support Group

June 15 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Global Pain Warriors Support Group

June 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wed 16th

Annie Muñoz Parkinson’s Exercise Group

June 16 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Parkinson’s Pathways Webinar

June 16 @ 11:35 am - 12:35 pm

Club Connect: DIY Rain Sticks

June 16 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Thu 17th

Chair Yoga

June 17 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fri 18th

Bridging the Gap

June 18 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Sat 19th

Low Vision Support Group

June 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Annie Muñoz Parkinson’s Exercise Group

June 19 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Community Drum Circle

June 19 @ 12:45 pm - 1:15 pm
Sun 20th
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All events are virtual until further notice.

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There are over 53 million family caregivers in the United States. Nearly all of us will be a family caregiver at some point in our lives.

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Partner Spotlight

Upward Care

 

Upward Care believes that we should provide resources to prepare family caregivers for the responsibility they face. Their team provides hands-on skills training in the home and in group formats for family caregivers. ConnectAbility has worked with Upward Care to provide family caregiver skills workshops virtually and in-person over the last two years.

In 2019, Upward Care formed a partnership with the Bexar and Alamo Area Agency on Aging to provide services at no cost to family caregivers caring for anyone over 60 or with a dementia or Alzheimer’s diagnosis. In 2020, they expanded their services to the Austin and Fort Worth areas.

Upward Care has found when family caregivers have the skills to provide the care needed, it results in a reduction of stress and caregiver burnout, while improving the overall care for their loved one.

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