Caregiving 101: Exploring the Complexities of Family Caregiving. December 7, 2010. Archived webinar by the National Center on Caregiving at Family Caregiver Alliance. The webinar offers insight on the characteristics of family caregivers, contributing factors to caregiver stress, emerging issues and barriers that affect family caregivers and the importance of validating the family caregiver experience. Listeners of the webinar will gain a better understanding of the challenges and benefits facing family caregivers.This webinar is useful for staff and volunteers who are interested in gaining a broad understanding of what it means to be a family caregiver.
The Impact of Healthcare Reform On Family Caregivers. November 8, 2010. Archived webinar by the National Center on Caregiving at Family Caregiver Alliance. The webinar provides an overview on the impact of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on family caregivers. Presenters included Gail Hunt, President and CEO of the National Alliance for Caregiving, Suzanne Mintz, President and CEO of the National Family Caregivers Association, and Kathy Kelly, Executive Director of Family Caregiver Alliance.
Tools for Collaboration: Building and Sustaining Partnerships for Lifespan Respite. August 12, 2010. Archived webinar by ARCH Lifespan Network and Resource Center. The webinar provides an overview of the history, successes, and challenges of collaboration among state agencies, state respite coalitions, and Aging and Disability Resource Centers. While the lessons to be learned is most useful for those directly involved in planning and implementation of State Lifespan Respite programs and state respite coalitions, others within the social service, long-term services and health systems will benefit in learning about the various aspects to collaboration work.
Health Care Reform and the Impact on Medicare Beneficiaries. April 2010. Archived webinar by NCOA. The webinar examines how health care reform will affect Medicare beneficiaries, particularly those of modest financial means, over the next several years.
Lifespan Respite 101. March 3, 2010. Archived webinar by Arch Lifespan Respite Network and Resource Center. The webinar provides an introduction to Lifespan Respite, including Lifespan Respite legislation, the US Administration's (AoA) role in implementation, best practices in State Lifespan Respite Programs, and information to help you plan for a Lifespan Respite System in your state.
Adding and Sustaining Consumer Direction in Aging Network Programs: Challenges, Insights, and Successes. December 15, 2009. Archived webinar by AoA, provides overview of consumer direction and its use in current aging network programs
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