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Caregiver Empowerment and Wellness Conference

Region 9 Area Agency on Aging is hosting a Caregiver Empowerment & Wellness Conference. This conference invites caregivers of all types, whether caring for a loved one with dementia or a chronic illness to attend. The conference is free of cost including, breakfast and lunch. Register at the door for door prizes, given out throughout the day. 


 Friday, April 19, 2024

   10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Mio Baptist Church

357 South Mt. Tom Road

Mio, MI 48647



Advancing Caregiving Through Technology Conference 

This conference invites caregivers of all types, guardians, professionals, and direct care staff, whether caring for someone with dementia or a chronic illness to attend. 

Friday, May 17, 2024 

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Flying Pig Venue (2723 Grove Street Rd, Standish, MI 48658)


Speakers: We are thrilled to announce our speakers and their topics of presentation: 

Dr. Fei Sun: Technology Tools for Dementia Care

Dr. Daniel Velez Ortiz: Expanding Access to Support and Services through Technology 

James Giordani, MSW: Technology to Support Aging in Place

Paul Freddolino: Technology to Foster Social Connections

Dr. Beth Nolan: Developing Activities that have Meaning for those Living with Dementia


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