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Senior Scene® | January Issue
Family Caregivers
a service of
Health First
Caregiving for Seniors
Annual Conference
Two for the Road: Giving Care and Taking Care
Lori La Bey is the founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks, which provides education and support for those dealing with dementia. She has a radio show and webinar series dedicated to dementia.
After launching the  rst Memory Café
in the nation in Roseville, Minnesota,
La Bey sparked the  rst Dementia Friendly Community in the United States in 2013 in Watertown, Wisconsin. In 2016, she helped develop the Dementia Caregivers Re-Entry Initiative.
As a Platinum Sponsor in 2015, La Bey helped launch the  lm “His Neighbor Phil,” showing the emotions families struggle with while caring for someone with dementia. Her project in 2017 was a 7-Day Dementia Friendly Symposium and Caribbean Cruise for those with early to mid-memory loss, as well as families and friends.
La Bey is a highly sought-after speaker, trainer and advocate for new delivery systems toward those living and
dealing with dementia. In 2013, she
was appointed to be an International Ambassador for the Purple Angel Project, the new global symbol for dementia.
La Bey is driven to provide a variety of 24/7 access to FREE RESOURCES to connect family, friends, professionals, advocates and those just interested in learning how to live positive and purpose- lled lives despite dementia.
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Saturday, March 17, 2018 8:15 a.m. to 3 p.m. Hilton Melbourne Rialto Place
Please join us for our 14th Annual Caregiving for Seniors Conference, tailored to family caregivers providing care and support for their loved ones. This day will be  lled with information and community connections to help you continue to provide quality care and  nd support. This day is for you...Relax, Enjoy, Learn and Connect.
Keynote: “Hanging by a Thread - Saving Yourself While Caring for Others” — Lori La Bey
Second Session: “Family Gatherings and Traveling with Dementia; Driving and How to Address Challenges” — Lori La Bey
Afternoon Session: “Planning for the Caregiving Journey” —
Visa Srinivasan, MD, Medical Director of Health First Aging Services will moderate a Panel of Experts to help guide you on the different stages of your caregiving journey. Our panel will include a Social Worker, Nurse Case Manager, Elder Law Attorney and representatives from Health First Private Duty Home Care and Hospice of Health First.
Exhibitor Resource Fair... “Ask the Experts”
If you need care for your loved one in order to attend the conference, please call SarahCare at 321.676.3460 after you register for our conference. They will kindly provide respite for your loved one for a nominal fee.

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