In-Person Duke Caregiver Community Event

September 5, 2024

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

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This in-person event features concurrent education sessions for general attendees and a special track of 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 September 5, 2024, at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel in Durham, North Carolina.

Register for Our In-Person Conference

Registration for family caregivers costs $15 (lunch and all event-day activities included) or $10 if you wish to have lunch on your own. Professionals can attend for $75.

A Day of Education, Support, and New Ideas

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

Resource and Exhibit Hall

Visit our expansive exhibit hall to interact with representatives from 100+ organizations, gather information, and discover tools that can assist in every aspect of caregiving. From medical supplies to homecare options, support groups, and new places to call home, it’s all here under one roof.

DukeWELL-ness Clinic

Experience a quick and comprehensive 15-minute wellness visit at our clinic. Our dedicated team will assess vital aspects of your health, including blood pressure, A1C levels, cholesterol, heart health, vision, and even provide flu vaccinations.
We extend our gratitude to DukeWELL, Duke M-PACT Clinic, and Durham Tech Mobile Health Lab for their valuable time and contributions in making our clinic possible.
Join us at DukeWELL-ness Clinic to prioritize your well-being in a convenient and efficient manner.

Adult Incontinence Product Bank

Community organizations have come together to create an adult incontinence product bank dedicated to assisting individuals with their incontinence needs.  If you or someone you care for requires adult diapers, barrier creams, or related products we are here to help. Located at the DukeWELL-ness Clinic our compassionate team of volunteers will be providing these essential items free of charge while supplies last.  Drop by and allow us to lend a helping hand to you during your caregiving journey. 

“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 100 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. 

Pop-Up Mini-Sessions
These quick caregiver mini-sessions are designed to give short bites of helpful information to assist you during your caregiving role.

Duke Health Career Information Drop-in

Jacqueline Huff, Talent Acquisition Consultant, Duke University Health System Talent Acquisition

Location: Windsor Boardroom

Explore career opportunities with Duke Health and be part of our compassionate commitment to advance health. Learn how Duke’s Total Rewards Program is designed to support you — both on and off the clock. Drop in any time during the event or email Jackie to connect ( or schedule a call with her to discuss a career with Duke Health.

Sept. 4 Networking Opportunity

Registered professionals, exhibitors, and sponsors can join us one day early from 3:00 to 6:00 pm for a networking reception.