Family caregivers should register at FearlessCaregiver.com while the limited numbers of free scholarships are still available. Tickets are sponsored by the Area Agency on Aging of Palm Beach Treasure Coast and FearlessCaregiver.com. Registration Includes lunch: Register at FearlessCaregiver.com or by calling (877) 829-2734. Port St. Lucie Fearless Caregiver Conference will be held at the Port St. Lucie Civic Center - 9221 SE Civic Center Place, Port Saint Lucie, FL.
Mr. Fowler is dedicated to giving back to the community and has previously received the Pro Bono Service Award from the St. Lucie County Bar Association. He served as chair of the fund-raising committee for the construction of the St. Lucie County Hospice House on Midway Road, and continues to serve as a member of the Foundation Board for Hospice of the Treasure Coast. Mr. Fowler is also a member of the St. Lucie County Advisory Board for Alzheimer's Community Care, and the Royal Palm Society Board for Heathcote Botanical Gardens.
Mr. Fowler’s firm, The Estate, Trust & Elder Law Firm assists clients with Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts, Advanced Estate Planning, Elder Law, Medicaid Planning, Veteran's Benefits Planning, Probate / Estate Administration, Special Needs Planning, Business Formations, Adult Guardianships, and Prenuptial Agreements in Port St. Lucie, Florida as well as Jensen Beach, Palm City, Fort Pierce, Stuart and Port Salerno in Martin County and St. Lucie County.
Supporting the 112th Fearless Caregiver conference are leading care organizations including Humana, Area Agency on Aging of Palm Beach Treasure Coast, Inc., Project Lifesavers International, Molift, WellMed among many others. More than 35,000 family and professional caregivers in 24 states have learned how to be a Fearless Caregiver Advocate for their loved ones, clients and themselves.
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“I am extremely excited that Mike Fowler will be joining us again. The family and professional caregivers at last year’s event reported how much he helped them with his answers and his accessibility. We are proud that he will be joining us again this year. I’m sure, just like last year, he will be able to help shine a light on some of the legal challenges that face the family caregivers in attendance.”
The latest stops on the Fearless Caregiver conference tour in Boynton Beach and Nashville were tremendous successes with hundreds of family and professional caregivers participating in full-day events where they received answers to their caregiving questions from physicians, legal experts, spiritual leaders, and healthcare experts in topics such as Alzheimer’s, MS, cancer, autism, stoke, Social Security, Medicare, diabetes, incontinence and Parkinson’s throughout the day.
Speakers for the 112th Fearless Caregiver Conference in Port St Lucie to include:
• Laura Zel, LCSW
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Morse Life
• Michael D. Fowler, J.D., LL.M.
The Estate, Trust & Elder Law Firm, P.L.
• Veronica Castro, LCSW, C-ASWCM
West Palm Beach VA Medical Center
• Noemi Cruz, MH, RD, BS
• Gary Barg, Conference Host
Founder/ Editor-in-Chief Today’s Caregiver and Fearlesscaregiver.com, syndicated columnist and author of The Fearless Caregiver book
Fearless Caregiver Conference participants will learn:
• What support is available for South Florida 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.
The remaining 2011 schedule includes: Port Saint Lucie, Florida, New Haven, Connecticut and Tampa, Florida. For further schedule information or to find out more about the 2012 schedule please visit http://fearlesscaregiver.com
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