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Events for week of September 26, 2022

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Mon 26th

Bridging the Gap

September 26 @ 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Annie Muñoz Exercise Group

September 26 @ 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Ostomy Support Group – In Person and Virtual

September 26 @ 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Tue 27th
No Events Today
Wed 28th

Hatha Yoga

September 28 @ 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Cheers to Your Health

September 28 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Annie Muñoz Exercise Group

September 28 @ 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Thu 29th

New to Medicare

September 29 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Chair Yoga

September 29 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fri 30th

Annie Muñoz Exercise Group

September 30 @ 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Sun 2nd
No Events Today

Recurring events are Virtual. In Person events are specified in the title and description. For events at ConnectAbility, please bring a mask for admittance into the hospital.

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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.

Ryan McGuire, Founder

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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