Calling All Elder
The Conference is designed to equip you with the knowledge, skills and elder resources available in our region.
Attendees will receive a booklet containing important information for caregivers.
****Refreshments and Resource Fair provided***
4:00 p.m. Independent Living, Assisted Living, Nursing Home – Who does what?
4:30 p.m. Home Health vs. Hospice – What are the differences?
4:50 p.m. What are geropsychiatric services and does my loved one need this?
5:20 p.m. Navigating Legal Services – Advanced directives, medicaid trusts, etc.
5:50 p.m. Medicare vs. Medicaid – Who pays for what?
6:50 p.m. Senior Safety – Home security, fraud, criminal background checks, etc.
4-7:30 p.m. Resource fair and Refreshments
A Respite Training for Caregivers and Professionals will be offered earlier in the day. Contact KenYada Washington at 601-359-4909 or 601-624-8198
for more information or to register.
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Sponsors for this event include:
Mississippi Geropsychiatric Services, Sanctuary Hospice, Methodist Senior Services, Alzheimer’s Association, Families First for Mississippi, Department of Mental Health, Mississippi Department of Human Resources, Itawamba Community Coll