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
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
The Alzheimer’s Association, Aloha Chapter will be hosting this year’s Advocacy Day will take place on Monday, March 4, 2019! Join advocates at the Hawaii State Capitol and help create change make a difference for those with Alzheimer’s Disease and their families. The day will start with legislative training followed by meetings with legislators… Continue reading March 4 Alzheimer’s 2019
Our oʻhana came together, at 15 Craigside Retirement & Assisted Living Facility, for a great meal and the opportunity to listen to some very talented and inspirational caregiver professionals. We learned a lot and satisfied our tummies! HFCC luncheon
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.