We’re celebrating BC Family Caregiver week from May 9th-15th! One of the exciting events that are taking place next week is the 1st Annual Caregiver Expo on May 9th, located in the Capilano Mall atrium in North Vancouver.
There are four presentations scheduled during the day in the Community Room:
10:30 – 11:30 am: Preventing Caregiver Burnout
Presented by: Karyn Davies, Caregiver Support.
1:00 – 2:00 pm: Coping with Ongoing Loss & Grief.
Presented by: Carolyn Main, Grief counselor.
2:30 – 3:30 pm: Yes, You Can: Simple Steps for a Longer, Healthier, Happier Life.
Presented by: Dr. Art Hister, health educator.
4:00 – 5:00 pm: The Art of Self-Care. (In Persian)
Presented by: Katayoun Shirzad, family counselor.
All presentations during the day are free, but please register with Karyn if possible. You can reach her at 604 . 982. 3320 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The expo will also feature many resources and organizations of interest to family caregivers.
Come visit the atrium to see all these exhibitors:
- Hear at Home/Driving Miss Daisy
- Daughter for a Day
- Vancouver Coastal Health – OASIS program
- We Care Home Health Services
- Western Elevator
- Bayshore Home Healthcare
- Shylo Home Healthcare
- LivingWell Home Care
- Parkgate Community Services
- Always Best Care
- North Shore Neighbourhood House
- Miracle Ear
- Family Services of the North Shore
- North Shore Community Resources
Make sure to stop by and say hello at our booth!