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Posted On Tuesday, 05 March, 2019

ABOUT THE CAREGIVER SHOW
Today almost 8 million Canadians are family caregivers. They provide approximately 80% of the care needs for people with acute or chronic health issues.
There are many significant issues related to caregiving and navigating the system is extremely difficult.
The Caregiver Show is an incredible one day event of education and networking opportunities to provide family caregivers the resources they need and more.
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Posted On Tuesday, 26 February, 2019

Across Ontario there are 3.3 million caregivers - ordinary people including children and youth who are caring for family members, partners, friends and neighbours who have physical and/or mental health needs. Ontario caregivers deliver more than 75% of all patient care, including personal, emotional and often medical care. 
Caregivers have told us they are struggling to cope and caregiver burn-out is on the rise. Caregivers want improved communication between health care...

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Posted On Wednesday, 06 February, 2019

Are you caring for a family member or friend who is a senior (65 or older) with difficulties in one or more of the following areas? – Walking – Remembering – Managing medications – Managing meals – Staying socially active …Your caregiving story is valuable to others!
Join us at one of the locations below to share your insights and expertise, and help build educational resources for caregivers across Ontario.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019...

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Posted On Wednesday, 06 February, 2019

Are you caring for a family member or friend who is a senior (65 or older) with difficulties in one or more of the following areas?
– Walking
– Remembering
– Managing medications
– Managing meals
– Staying socially active
…Your caregiving story is valuable to others!
Join us at one of the locations below to share your insights and expertise, and help build educational resources for caregivers across Ontario.
Thursday,...

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Posted On Wednesday, 06 February, 2019

Regional Geriatric Programs of Ontario is listening to caregivers!
Focus Group for Caregivers
Are you caring for a family member or friend who is a senior (65 or older) with difficulties in one or more of the following areas? - Walking - Remembering - Managing medications - Managing meals - Staying socially active …We think your caregiving story is valuable!
Wednesday February 27, 2019 11:00am – 2:30pm
St. George Banquet Hall, 665 King Street...

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