Family Caregivers Conference


August 17, 2017
Holiday Inn Executive Center
Columbia, MO


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Caring for aging loved ones can be challenging. The Family Caregivers Conference is designed to help those who provide care for a loved one who is aging or frail.

Network with other caregivers, gain knowledge of community support, and learn tips for taking care of yourself as the caregiver.


  • Ten Tips for Communicating with a Person with Dementia
  • Ten Tips for Having a Conversation about Driving
  • Ten Tips for Organizing Medications
  • Levels of Care: Which is right for your loved one?
  • Understanding Medicare vs Medicaid
  • Residents’ Rights
  • How to Take Care of Yourself as a Caregiver


Presented by:

  • Caring for the Frail Elderly Conference
  • Interdisciplinary Center on Aging
  • University of Missouri Department of Family and Community Medicine
  • Central Missouri Area Agency on Aging
  • The Bluffs
  • MU Health Care

We gratefully acknowledge support of this conference from the following exhibitors:

  • CLAIM – State Health Insurance Assistance Program
  • Central MO Area Agency on Aging
  • Keeping Good Company Senior Care at Home
  • MO Department of Health & Senior Services
  • MO Securities Division of Secretary of State’s Office
  • Oxford Healthcare
  • Pyramid Home Health Services
Reserve your spot today! Registration is now open.