Annual Conference

WIAAA's 39th Annual Conference
September 14, 2017 from 8:00am - 4:00pm
iWireless Center, 1201 River Drive, Moline, IL

Every September we hold our Annual Conference to provide education to providers of aging and disability resource services in our communities. A keynote speaker will present on various topics and continuing education credits are offered.

Photo of keynote speaker Elaine SanchezThis year's keynote speaker is Elaine K. Sanchez. Elaine is an author, speaker, and co-founder of CaregiverHelp.com, a video-based caregiver support program. Her passion for helping family and professional caregivers cope with the emotional stress of caring for individuals with progressive and degenerative diseases is based on her own experience of caring for aging family members.

Presentation Topics:

“Finding Hope, Humor, & Heart in Caregiving”
Interactive Workshop: Understating and coping with Caregiver Anger & Guilt
Interactive Workshop: Dealing with caregiver Depression & Grief
Caregiver Self-care.

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Thank you to all those that attended and participated in the Annual Conference!