Frequently Asked Questions

October 28, 2022

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Learn about the Duke Caregiver Community Event by reading these frequently asked questions and answers.

Registering for Our In-Person Conference

Registration begins Aug. 25. It costs $15 for family caregivers and $75 for professionals in the caregiving industry.

In-Person Conference Specifics

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The Duke Caregiver Community Event will be held Oct. 28. There will be a welcome reception from 3:00 to 6:00 pm Oct. 27, for professional registrants, exhibitors, and sponsors. 

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Attendee registration will open on Aug. 25.

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Yes. Cost for attendances is $10 for caregivers and $75 for all professionals. All participants must register using an online form later this summer.

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The event will be held at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel in Durham North Carolina. Use this listing on Google Maps for directions.

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No. Parking for all attendees is available for free at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel.

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Registered family caregivers and professionals can receive a full refund by cancelling by 11:59 pm on Oct. 20. There are no refunds for exhibitors or sponsors.

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No. All presentations and sessions are first-come, first-seated. If a session you want to attend is full, you can choose from up to four other sessions that will also be going on at the same time.

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No. However, we do offer opportunity for you to access additional educational content by registering for our virtual version of the Duke Caregiver Community Event.

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Yes. We will have interpreters at the event that will translate the event content into Spanish.

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Guide dogs registered with the state of North Carolina are welcome. We cannot host emotional support animals.

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Lunch will be provided at the event. You can let us know about any food allergies on your registration form.

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No, however you may stay at the Sheraton Imperial by calling their registration hotline: (919) 941-5050

For More Information

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If you have additional questions, contact Nicole Clagett at nicole.clagett@duke.edu.

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