Helping older adults and family caregivers THRIVE!

The 22nd annual Striking a Balance Caregiver Conference will be held on Saturday, August 19th, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Austin (6505 N Interstate Hwy 35, Austin, TX 78752) .  Hosted by AGE of Central Texas and the Area Agency on Aging of the Capital Area, this annual event is the largest, longest-run free caregiver conference in Central Texas.

During this free annual conference, family caregivers discover local resources, learn new skills to meet the needs of their caregiving situation, and connect with other caregivers and local experts on aging.

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10:00 – 11:00 am: Registration, Breakfast, Resource & Information Fair

11:00 am – 12:00 pm: “Caregiver Town Hall Meeting” 

12:00 – 1:00 pm: Lunch and Keynote Presentation with TV Personality Chet Garner

1:00 – 2:00 pm: Registration, Breakfast, Resource & Information Fair

Keynote Speaker: Chet Garner

Chet is the creator, executive producer, writer, and host. Around these parts, they call him the “trail boss.” Chet loves Texas and loves barbecue, which means he considers his job to be the greatest job on earth. Chet is also a proud husband, proud father of 5, Eagle Scout, monthly contributor to Texas Highways Magazine.