In-Person Duke Caregiver Community Event

October 28, 2022

Overview

8:00 am - 4:30 pm (EST)

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This in-person event features concurrent education sessions for general attendees and educational sessions for professionals. Lunch is included for all. Our conference will inform you about a variety of support options that can assist you in your caregiving journey from Duke Health and in the community. Join us on October 28, 2022, at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel in Durham, North Carolina.

Register for Our In-Person Conference

Registration is open. The conference costs $10 for family caregivers and $75 for professionals in the caregiving industry.

A Day of Education, Support, and New Ideas

Content

Along with presentations throughout the day from experts in caregiving and wellness, we’ll have these and other activities at our event.

Portraits of Dementia Exhibit
This gallery includes photos of people living with dementia to destigmatize the disease and better understand the human side of dementia.

DukeWELL-ness Clinic
15-minute wellness visit to check your cholesterol, blood pressure, cardiovascular health, and more.

“Creating a Safe Space” Demonstration Area
Experts showcase examples of potential hazards in an older adult's living space and how to make changes for a safer environment.

More than 80 Community Resource Organizations
Walk our show floor and meet representatives from groups that offer services for assisted living, legal needs, maintaining an active lifestyle, and more. 

Oct. 27 Networking Opportunity

Content

Registered professionals, exhibitors, and sponsors can join us one day early from 3:00 to 6:00 pm for a networking reception and to view the PBS documentary, Fast-Forward. It follows four families as they take a proactive look at aging. Director Michael Eric Hurtig will lead a Q&A following the screening.

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The Duke Caregiver Community Event is made possible by our organizers, sponsors, and exhibitors.