Free Caregiver Seminars

“Medicare 101”
Saturday, October 3rd
10:00-11:30 a.m. –  CST

     AGE of Central Texas will host the free caregiver support seminars exploring “Medicare 101” on Saturday, October 3rd.  Part of the on-going workshop series to help family members effectively care for an older adult, the free virtual seminar will be held online from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

     Alice Navarro and Delia Garcia from the Area Agency on Aging of the Capital Area will discuss what caregivers need to know about Medicare and Medicaid, the basic differences between the two programs, and what changes are expected in 2021 prior to Open Enrollment, which runs October 15th through December 7th.  The presentation is designed to help those who are newly eligible for Medicare benefits, family caregivers assisting older adult family members change plans or sign up for Medicare, and people who would like a basic understanding of Medicare.

     Registration for the conference is free, but space is limited.  Participants can register by calling (512) 600-9275, or online at http://www.TinyURL.com/AGEoctober2020.

“Avoiding Caregiving Burnout
During COVID-19″
Friday, November 13th
1:00-2:30 p.m. –  CST

AGE of Central Texas will host the free virtual caregiver support seminar exploring “Avoiding Caregiving Burnout During COVID-19” on Friday, Novemeber 13,, 2020.  Part of the on-going workshop series to help family members effectively care for an older adult, the free seminar will be held from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. online.

Faith Unger, M. Ed., and Lori Hill — from the AGE of Central Texas CaregiverU caregiver education and training program — will discuss caregiving strategies and how to adapt to the “new normal” during the COVID-19 pandemic.

This free seminar is presented in partnership with the City of Buda Senior Task Force on Aging.

Registration for the conference is free, but space is limited.  Participants can register by calling (512) 600-9275, or online at http://www.TinyURL.com/BudaNov13.

If you need assistance registering for this event, please call the Caregiver Resource Center at (512) 600-9275