PRLog - May 30, 2011 - FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Today’s Caregiver magazine, the nation’s leading magazine for family and professional caregivers since 1995, is hosting the 108th Fearless Caregiver Conference in Fort Lauderdale at the Sheraton Suites Cypress Creek on June 16th. Family caregivers interested in speaking with and getting caregiving advice from aging and disability experts, caregiver advocates, insurance advisors, Social Security specialists, elder law professionals, homecare and facility coordinators and support organizations can register for the daylong seminar and lunch sponsored by the Today’s Caregiver magazine and FearlessCaregiver.com. Tickets are available at FearlessCaregiver.com or by calling (877) 829-2734.
What Support Is Available for Florida’s Caregivers? The financial decisions made at the state level have enormous consequences to the caregivers living in South Florida. Join caregiving experts for the day to learn how these decisions will affect you and what support will be available as you care for your loved ones.
Registration Includes Lunch: Limited free registrations are available for family caregivers online at FearlessCaregiver.com or by calling 877-829-2734. The Sheraton Suites Cypress Creek Hotel is located at 555 NW 62 Street, just off the Cypress Creek exit of I-95 in Fort Lauderdale.
Gary Barg is the event host and moderator. A noted speaker, writer and publisher on caregiving issues since 1995, Gary Barg is founder and editor-in-chief of the first national magazine for caregivers, Today’s Caregiver, as well the original online caregiver community, caregiver.com.
This will mark the 108th Fearless Caregiver Conference that Mr. Barg has hosted.
Gary Barg is the author of the book, The Fearless Caregiver: how to get the best care for your loved one and still have a life of your own.
Fearless Caregiver Conference participants will learn:
What support is available for South Florida’s family caregivers?
• Where the money is for caregivers
• How to partner with their family members
• How to ask questions of healthcare leaders in the area
• How to get a loved one to stop driving
• Share information with their fellow caregivers
Who Should Attend?
• Children of aging parents
• Parents caring for children
• Spousal caregivers
• Long-distance caregivers
• Grandparent caregivers
• Pastoral caregivers
• Volunteer caregivers
• Professional caregivers
• And anyone else seeking hands-on advice
Sponsorship opportunities are still available. Call (800) 829-2734 for information and to reserve your space.
2011 schedule will include: Nashville, Philadelphia, Minneapolis, Orlando, Miami and Fort Lauderdale, Florida and other cities TBA.
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Established in 1995, Caregiver Media Group has become the recognized media authority on caregiving through Today’s Caregiver magazine, Caregiver.com, the Fearless Caregiver Conferences, the award winning book - The Fearless Caregiver: How to Get the Best Care for Your Loved One and Still Have a Life of Your Own, as well as Caregiver Media Group's award winning content and custom publications.
Today’s Caregiver magazine contains cover interviews with celebrity caregivers, articles on caregiving issues and vital resources for all caregivers. Cover interviews have included Leeza Gibbons, Clay Walker, Kathy Greenlee, Debbie Reynolds, Dixie Carter, Debbie Reynolds, Della Reese, Linda Dano, Debbie Wasserman-Schultz, Robert Urich and Clay Aiken. The digital version of the magazine is available free of charge at Caregiver.com.