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Caregiver Support Groups
Announcing: Caregiver Support Groups are beginning this month
Register for May 17 here
Are you a “caregiver”? Many people are, but don’t realize it.
Do you provide help to a family member, a loved one or a friend? To someone who is older, younger, or disabled and who needs help with the usual activities of living safely?
Support groups can provide opportunities to share experiences with other caregivers. You may get education and information on resources that you and your care receiver may use. It's an opportunity, if you choose, to explore your feelings with other caregivers. You may join for one group, or multiple groups. It's up to you.
The Village Common Caregiver Support Circles will be virtual, online (ZOOM) and open to everyone-not just members! THAT MEANS YOU! The groups will be facilitated by retired professional Village Common volunteers.
All you need is an email address and digital equipment (computer, tablet or smartphone) with access to zoom (a free App that we can help you access).
If you want to join, but don’t have digital equipment, the Common can provide a limited number of iPads and training by volunteers. Call 401-441-5240 for more information.
Look for more details in emails coming soon! Please feel free to register, and to try one out. There are multiple on-line start-up groups scheduled in May and June. These consist of three groups (A, B, and C) that cover Caregiver Support, and one group that will cover Home Safety for Caregivers.
Remember, you can ask for digital help from one of our personal trainers with an iPad, a computer or a smartphone.
You can register for this group, May 17 at 5pm, with group A, by clicking on the "Register Now" button on the upper right of this screen. Or you may register with one of the other groups listed below by clicking on the date/time of the group. This will bring you to the date of the event in the calendar.
Other Caregiver Support Groups
Registration is required!
Please register via this calendar, and you will receive an email with the Zoom link early on the morning of May 17. Should you need assistance registering, please call 401-441-5240, and a service coordinator will lend a hand.
|The Village Common relies on donations to offer our programs. This event is free to attend, but we thank you for any contributions you choose to give. Click on this button to donate.
Monday, May 17, 2021, 5:00 PM
Zoom: Link will be sent to all registrants the morning of the event.
Registration is required. Members can sign up on this page and others may call 401-441-5240 to register.