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“Caregiver Stress-The Importance of Caring for Yourself” Workshop Planned
The event will be held on August 28th, at 2:00 PM at Florida Hospital Flagler. The workshop is open to the public and free of charge. Those who are caregivers of loved ones, family members, friends or work in a healthcare setting are encouraged to attend and begin to learn tips and techniques for managing the unique stress of care giving. Seating is limited and reservations are encouraged by calling 386-446-7848 (tel:386-446-
The Alzheimer’s Resource Council of Flagler has been serving individuals struggling with the effects of memory disorders and their caregivers since 2008. The Resource Council is a registered non-profit organization and our group’s mission is to provide programs and services that benefit and assist friends and families in their care giving journey. The organization provides support groups, educational workshops, memory screenings and maintain a resource library specific to the topic of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.
Celebrating their 11-year anniversary this year, Visiting Angels was founded by Medwin Nazif and Stephanie Kirejevas in 2003. Medwin has served on the Board of Directors of the Alzheimer's Association for several years and currently serves on the board of the Alzheimer's Resource Council, which he co-founded. He is also a founder of the "Serving Our Seniors" networking group that educates and shares resources for the senior population. Visiting Angels is a senior home care company that assists families in St. Johns, Volusia and Flagler Counties with all their senior home care service needs such as respite care for caregivers, general companionship, and care for individuals with Alzheimer's or dementia.
Visiting Angels is located at 185 Cypress Point Parkway, Suite #5 in Palm Coast. They can be reached at 386-446-7848, or online at http://www.visitingangels.com/