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Caregiving Chronicles will present news and analysis on caregiving topics in MetroWest and around the world, in-depth Q&As with experts in fields related to caregiving and updates and announcements about caregiving resources available in MetroWest from CaregivingMetroWest.org Program Director Douglas Flynn.


By Douglas Flynn / May 22, 2015
The Constance Rose House and Century Health Systems are offering a chance to better understand Alzheimer's and related dementia with a "Virtual Dementia Tour" in Wayland on June 9.

By Douglas Flynn / May 21, 2015
The Create A Better Day Cafe, a unique program offering both caregivers of people with Alzheimer's or another dementia and their loved ones a chance for some respite and socialization, will hold its next session on May 24 at Pleasantries Adult Day and Consulting Services in Marlborough.

By Douglas Flynn / May 13, 2015
The Caregiving Chronicles blog interviewed author Denise Benner about her experiences caring for her parents with dementia and her new book on caregiving.

By Douglas Flynn / May 7, 2015
In our latest Q&A, the Caregiving Chronicles blog learns about controlling and preventing infections in the home in a conversation with Century Health Services CEO Judith Boyko, MBA, MS, RN, and Public Health Nurse Jean Sniffin, RN.

By Douglas Flynn / May 4, 2015
Elder law attorney Arthur Bergeron, the Alzheimer's Association and BayPath Elder Services will present a seminar on "Living with Alzheimer's: Staying Home and Staying Safe" Tuesday, May 5 at 6 p.m. at the Holliston Senior Center.

By Douglas Flynn / April 30, 2015
The Marlborough Council on Aging and Senior Center will host a free Alzheimer training session for family caregivers on May 15.

By Douglas Flynn / April 24, 2015
The Sudbury Senior Center will be hosting a Caring Cafe on Monday, May 11. This event gives caregivers and the loved ones their caring for a chance to enjoy a day out together in a supportive and accepting environment.

By Douglas Flynn / April 23, 2015
The Massachusetts Lifespan Respite Coalition will be hosting its annual CARE Conference at the Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel in Marlborough on May 14.

By Douglas Flynn / April 17, 2015
Advocates will be offering CareGiver Telephone Connections, a free, 10-week support group conducted by telephone, again in April for family caregivers of older adults.

By Douglas Flynn / April 13, 2015
Golden Pond Assisted Living in Hopkinton is offering an educational program entitled "Alzheimer's Disease, the Basics and Alternatives on Alzheimer Care" on Thursday, April 16. Tammy Pozerycki of Pleasantries Adult Day and Consulting Services will present the program.

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