AARP Hawaii with community partners is featuring free online series of informational and self-care events to help you care for your family or yourself. Caregiving may be one of the most important – and challenging – roles you’ll ever take on in your life. No matter where you are in your caregiving journey – starting… Continue reading Celebrate Family Caregivers Webinars with AARP Hawaii and Community Partners
Celebrate National Family Caregiver Month! Caregiver Emotional Self-Defense Have you felt fear about being judged by others because of your loved ones’ dementia behavior? Are you worried about being embarrassed? Do you isolate yourself and your loved one from others as a way of trying to help them preserve their dignity? This conversation will provide… Continue reading Tips for Overcoming the Stigma & Isolation of Dementia Caregiving
Annual Virtual Luncheon Meeting of the Hawaii Family Caregiver Coalition Friday, November 12, 2021 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Featured Speaker: Michael Reese Wittke, M.P.A, Vice President National Alliance for Caregiving “Caregiving: A Public Health Issue” (Bring your own lunch!) Please register by November 4, 2021. You will receive the Zoom link in your email… Continue reading HI Family Caregiver Coalition Annual Virtual Luncheon Meeting
Hawaiʻi Family Caregiver Coalition (HFCC) Family Caregiver Awareness Day at the State Capital. Location: Hawaiʻi State Capital, Room 312 Start Time: 8am End Time: 1pm Agenda: 8:00 am - Breakfast 8:30 am - Training 9:00 am to 12:00 pm - Visits to Legislators, Governor, and Lieutenant Governor 12:00 pm - Debrief visits during catered lunch
On October 11th, Mayor Kirk Caldwell signed the city’s new Age-Friendly Honolulu ordinance into law and HFCC is celebrating. The law formally commits the city to following age-friendly principles in everything it does.