Online Registration — Free Webinars for Family Caregivers of Older Adults




The Fairfax Caregiver Seminar Consortium offers free webinars designed to help
family caregivers of older adults or adults with a disability manage their day-to-day issues.

Speakers include experts in law, care management, finances
and community resources. The webinars are easily accessed
through your computer or telephone.

Please join us to get helpful information and resources. All are welcome!
Webinars are usually recorded, so if you are unable to join us live,
please register and a recording will be sent to you if available.

We'd appreciate hearing from you if you have attended any of the
seminars in the past and whether the seminars were helpful.
Email your comments to Caregiver@fairfaxcounty.gov.

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Sponsored by the Fairfax Family Caregiver Support Program and its
Consortium members* with funding from the National Family Caregiver Support Program




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12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Just Add More Heart: Self-Care Techniques for the Caregiver

Caregivers are all too familiar with stress. Learn techniques to help you care for yourself and reduce stress, including a specific bio-feedback technique called "Heart Math" that can help you improve your wellness and your relationships.



Your computer or telephone
You will receive an email with access instructions
Fairfax, VA

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12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Diagnosis: Dementia...Now What?

This discussion will help you start planning for the future while also adjusting to a new life with someone who has dementia. Items discussed will include how to maintain friendships, tips for traveling, changes to your routine, and future options.



Your computer or telephone
You will receive an email with access instructions
Fairfax, VA

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12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Resources for Caregivers, Older Adults
and Adults with Disabilities

Learn about resources for caregivers, older adults, and adults with disabilities.



Your computer or telephone
You will receive an email with access instructions
Fairfax, VA

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12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Best Practices When You are Chosen to Manage Someone Else’s Money

What do you need to do when accepting fiduciary responsibility for someone's money and property? Tune in for a look at best practices for assuming a role as a Durable Power of Attorney or Trustee.



Your computer or telephone
You will receive an email with access instructions
Fairfax, VA

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12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Medicare 101
(For additional seminar dates and locations visit https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/calendar/ShowCalendar.aspx?C=10&keyword=Medicare&searchframe=annual)

Learn the facts about Medicare and how to save money, including information on what to do during Open Season if you want to consider changes to your insurance plans.



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Fairfax, VA

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12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Caregiver Considerations

As a caregiver, how do you know when to help, how to help and who can help? Concerns about safety, nutrition, health and a person's ability to manage on their own can be overwhelming. Learn helpful information and strategies to help you manage your important caregiver role.



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You will receive an email with access instructions
Fairfax, VA

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703-324-7694, TTY 711.   If you have further questions about the
caregiver webinars, please contact our
Registration Intake Line at 703-324-5205, TTY 711.





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  • *Members of the Fairfax Caregiver Seminar Consortium are:

    • Fairfax County Department of Family Services, Fairfax Area Agency on Aging
    • Fairfax County Department of Neighborhood and Community Services
    • Fairfax County Health Department
    • Fairfax County Public Library
    • Fairfax Area Long Term Care Coordinating Council
    • AARP Virginia
    • Insight Memory Care Center
    • ElderLink
    • Signature Estate & Investment Advisors, LLC (SEIA)






    Fairfax Family Caregiver Support Program
    Fairfax County Department of Family Services
    Fairfax Area Agency on Aging
    12011 Government Center Parkway, Suite 708
    Fairfax, Virginia 22035-1104


    Aging, Disability and Caregiver Resources Line: 703-324-7948
    Toll-Free: 1-866-503-0217
    TTY: 711 | Fax: 703-449-8689
    E-mail: Fairfax Area Agency on Aging
    Website: www.fairfaxcounty.gov/familyservices/Older-Adults