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National Family Caregivers Month Events (Montgomery County MD Caregiver Support Program)
November 9, 2019 - November 26, 2019
“Family members, friends, and neighbors devote countless hours to providing care to their relatives or loved ones. During National Family Caregivers Month, we recognize and thank the humble heroes who do so much to keep our families and communities strong.” – President Barack Obama, National Family Caregivers Month Proclamation, 2012
November is National Family Caregivers Month. Click on each Montgomery County-sponsored event below for program details, location and registration information. All events are FREE.
Visit the County’s Caregiver Program Blog: https://moco-caregiver.blogspot.com/
Caring for Our Aging Parents, and Ourselves – A Workshop for Adult Children (November 9, 2019 @ 10 am)
Caregiver Mindfulness Workshop with Meditation and Resource Sharing (November 14, 2019 @ 2:30 pm)
Prevent Your Loved One From Wandering, Caregiver Support, County Police IDD (November 20, 2019 @ 1 pm)
Dementia Live – An Inspiration Training for Caregivers (November 22, 2019 @ 2:30 pm)
Thanksgiving for Our Caregivers – A Self-Care Event (November 26, 2019 @ 5:30 pm)