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News and analysis on caregiving topics in MetroWest and beyond.

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Caregiving Chronicles will present news and analysis on caregiving topics in MetroWest and around the world, in-depth Q&As with experts in fields related to caregiving and updates and announcements about caregiving resources available in MetroWest from CaregivingMetroWest.org Program Director Douglas Flynn.


By Douglas Flynn / April 30, 2015
The Marlborough Council on Aging and Senior Center will host a free Alzheimer training session for family caregivers on May 15.

By Douglas Flynn / April 24, 2015
The Sudbury Senior Center will be hosting a Caring Cafe on Monday, May 11. This event gives caregivers and the loved ones their caring for a chance to enjoy a day out together in a supportive and accepting environment.

By Douglas Flynn / April 23, 2015
The Massachusetts Lifespan Respite Coalition will be hosting its annual CARE Conference at the Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel in Marlborough on May 14.

By Douglas Flynn / April 17, 2015
Advocates will be offering CareGiver Telephone Connections, a free, 10-week support group conducted by telephone, again in April for family caregivers of older adults.

By Douglas Flynn / April 13, 2015
Golden Pond Assisted Living in Hopkinton is offering an educational program entitled "Alzheimer's Disease, the Basics and Alternatives on Alzheimer Care" on Thursday, April 16. Tammy Pozerycki of Pleasantries Adult Day and Consulting Services will present the program.

By Douglas Flynn / April 9, 2015
In our latest Q&A, the Caregiving Chronicles blog learns about the growing trend of telemedicine and what it means for caregivers in a conversation with Century Health Services CEO Judith Boyko.

By Douglas Flynn / April 8, 2015
The MetroWest Alzheimer's Partnership will host author Greg O'Brien for "Learn How to Build a Better Day" on Saturday, April 11 at the Callahan Center in Framingham. O'Brien will discuss his book, On Pluto: Inside the Mind of Alzheimer's.

By Douglas Flynn / April 1, 2015
HESSCO will be offering a free six-week session of the Powerful Tools for Caregivers course this spring in Walpole. The sessions are designed to provide family caregivers with the skills needed to take care of themselves as well as their loved ones.

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