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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 / October 2, 2017
Caregiving MetroWest Program Manager Douglas Flynn and BayPath Elder Services Caregiver Specialist Alicia Rego will be teaching another offering of the Savvy Caregiver workshop this fall in Wayland.

By Douglas Flynn / September 12, 2016
Traditions of Wayland continues its ongoing caregiver support group and education series with an informal talk on sleep disorders and their effects on aging and cognitive change on Wednesday, September 28 from 5:30-6:30 p.m.

By Douglas Flynn / June 16, 2016
Traditions of Wayland is participating in the Alzheimer's Association's Longest Day event on Monday, June 20 with "A Walk in their Shoes," an experimental learning program to better understand how someone with dementia perceives the world around them.

By Douglas Flynn / June 13, 2016
Traditions of Wayland continues its ongoing caregiver support group and education series with its next meeting on Wednesday, June 29 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. with guest facilitator ammy Pozerycki, a certified dementia practitioner and trainer and the owner and founder of Pleasantries Adult Day Services, LLC in Marlborough.

By Douglas Flynn / May 18, 2016
Carriage House at Lee's Farm in Wayland continues its spring Caregiver Education Series on Wednesday, May 25 with a presentation on "Navigating Hospital Visits."

By Douglas Flynn / March 4, 2016
Avita at Carriage House, a specialized assisted living for memory care in Wayland, is offering a Caregiver Education Series this spring.

By Douglas Flynn / November 20, 2015
In our latest Caregiving Chronicles Q&A, the blog speaks with Brian Harvey of Harvey Home Modifications in Wayland about preparing your home or the home of a loved one for the immediate needs of the upcoming winter and the long-term considerations for adapting a home for an older adult or person with a disability.

By Douglas Flynn / November 6, 2015
The Constance Rose House in Wayland is offering a new dementia support group that will meet monthly on the second Thursday of each month, starting on Nov. 12.

By Douglas Flynn / May 22, 2015
The Constance Rose House and Century Health Systems are offering a chance to better understand Alzheimer's and related dementia with a "Virtual Dementia Tour" in Wayland on June 9.

By Douglas Flynn / September 7, 2014
Traditions of Wayland is offering an educational presentation on sleep disorders and ways for older adults to improve their sleep on Tuesday, September 9.

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Caregiving MetroWest is a no-cost program of BayPath Elder Services, Inc. and was made possible in part by grants from the MetroWest Health Foundation.

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BayPath Elder Services, Inc.'s Family Caregiver Support Program and Caregiving MetroWest are grateful for the generous support of our community partner, Avidia Bank, which helps us continue to give area family caregivers the information, resources and support they need.