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FREE Caring For the Caregiver Program

at Port Washington Public Library | Wed Nov 28

Location

Port Washington Public Library

1 Library Drive
Port Washingon
New York (Map)
Tel: 516-921-0755
Mob: 516-944-6454
Contact Name: Craig Jennings or Karen Scheif
Visit Website: Website.

Date & Time

06:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Wed, Nov 28, 2012
Cost: Free Event
Description

All are welcome to attend a FREE program at the Port Washington Public Library, (1 Library Drive) Wed., November 28, 6:30 to 9:00 p.m., geared to help caregivers who often put their own needs last. The program, sponsored by the Health Advisory Council features speakers, Reverend Greg Johnson, creator of EmblemHealth’s Care for the Family Caregiver program,

Craig Jennings, founder of the Long Island Caring for the Caregiver, as well as Joseph Criscuoli, PhD, and Mona Gulino, FNP, RN.  There are currently eight Caring for the Caregiver healing circles in Long Island that reach out to caregivers.

A new Caring for the Caregiver support group will soon be coming to Port Washington. Learn more by attending this event! To register, please call 516-921-0755 or email info@caringforthecaregiver.org.