Heritage Agency sponsors caregiver wellness day
MARION– The Heritage Area Agency on Aging will host “A Celebration of Caregivers,” on Friday, Nov. 18, at 8:30 a.m. at the Kirkwood Training and Outreach Services Center, 3375 Armar Dr., in Marion.
This free event will help informal caregivers of older adults focus on their own health and well-being, through a keynote address and breakout sessions on holiday stresses, alternative therapies and options for levels of care. The nearby Village Ridge Assisted Living will offer free respite care, giving caregivers a break to enjoy the day.
Registration is required by Nov. 15 by calling the Heritage Agency office at 319-398-5559 or 1-800-332-5934.